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  • The Shepherd School Chamber and Symphony orchestras will offer their final performances of the academic year April 24 and 25, respectively, at 8 p.m. in Alice Pratt Brown Hall's Stude Concert Hall. Larry Rachleff, the Walter Kris Hubert Professor of Orchestral Conducting, and Thomas Hong, associate conductor, will lead the orchestras.

    Shepherd School orchestras to perform final concerts of season April 24-25

    The Shepherd School Chamber and Symphony orchestras will offer their final performances of the academic year April 24 and 25, respectively, at 8 p.m. in Alice Pratt Brown Hall's Stude Concert Hall. Larry Rachleff, the Walter Kris Hubert Professor of Orchestral Conducting, and Thomas Hong, associate conductor, will lead the orchestras.

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  • A virtual fitting room may help solve one of the biggest drawbacks to shopping for clothes online. Rice University students took advantage of Microsoft's motion-sensing Kinect to create their senior design project.

    Fit to be tried

    A virtual fitting room may help solve one of the biggest drawbacks to shopping for clothes online. Rice University students took advantage of Microsoft's motion-sensing Kinect to create their senior design project.

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  • Caleb McDaniel, an assistant professor of history and a scholar of the 19th-century United States, received the 2014 Merle Curti Award for the "best book in American intellectual history" from the Organization of American Historians.

    Rice historian earns national book prize

    Caleb McDaniel, an assistant professor of history and a scholar of the 19th-century United States, received the 2014 Merle Curti Award for the "best book in American intellectual history" from the Organization of American Historians.

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