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  • Teaching assistants had a chance to learn about academic policies and principles of effective instruction at the first universitywide TA training session hosted by the Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE).

    Rice’s Center for Teaching Excellence hosts first TA training

    Teaching assistants had a chance to learn about academic policies and principles of effective instruction at the first universitywide TA training session hosted by the Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE).

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  • Companies can promote creativity in employees by encouraging them to network beyond their immediate business networks, according to a new study by management experts at Rice University, Australian National University, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Monash University in Clayton, Australia, and the University of Los Andes in Bogota, Colombia.

    Wide-ranging networking boosts employee creativity

    Companies can promote creativity in employees by encouraging them to network beyond their immediate business networks, according to a new study by management experts at Rice University, Australian National University, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Monash University in Clayton, Australia, and the University of Los Andes in Bogota, Colombia.

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  • Rice scientists create a biological circuit by programming bacteria to alter gene expression in an entire population.

    Modified bacteria become a multicellular circuit

    Rice scientists create a biological circuit by programming bacteria to alter gene expression in an entire population.

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  • Ask any Rice student or alum, and most would agree that O-Week, the university's program to familiarize incoming students with Rice, is one of their most memorable and cherished college experiences.

    The people behind O-Week

    Ask any Rice student or alum, and most would agree that O-Week, the university's program to familiarize incoming students with Rice, is one of their most memorable and cherished college experiences.

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  • Throughout O-Week, Rice University's new Owls had no shortage of activities – from bonding at their respective residential colleges to pep rallies and picnics. However, the students also spent a significant amount of time attending informational sessions to learn about campus policies and the various resources available to them on campus.

    Rice’s new Owls learn about campus resources and policies

    Throughout O-Week, Rice University's new Owls had no shortage of activities – from bonding at their respective residential colleges to pep rallies and picnics. However, the students also spent a significant amount of time attending informational sessions to learn about campus policies and the various resources available to them on campus.

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  • Aug. 25: The Center for Theoretical Biological Physics: ‘Estimating Transcription Factor-Chromatin Dynamics Across the Yeast Genome’ Sept. 1: Rice Science Cafe: ‘Taking the Vital Signs of Our...

    Coming events

    Aug. 25: The Center for Theoretical Biological Physics: ‘Estimating Transcription Factor-Chromatin Dynamics Across the Yeast Genome’ Sept. 1: Rice Science Cafe: ‘Taking the Vital Signs of Our...

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  • After a week of activities to better acquaint themselves with Rice University, the Class of 2019 concluded O-Week with the annual Outreach Day.

    O-Week concludes with outreach

    After a week of activities to better acquaint themselves with Rice University, the Class of 2019 concluded O-Week with the annual Outreach Day.

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