Contact Us

Rice University News and Media Relations Team

Suite 200, Allen Center,
MS 300
Houston, TX 77005-2659

To reach the team member who is on call after hours, phone 713-348-6774.

Doug Miller, director

Academic Affairs
Crisis Management Team
Development and Alumni Relations
Finance and Administration
General Counsel
Human Resources
Information Technology
President’s Office
Program in Writing and Communication
Provost’s Office
Public Affairs
Rice Management Company
Rice Thresher
Rice University Police Department
Strategic Initiatives and Digital Education

Jeff Falk, director of national media relations

Monitors all beats for stories that have potential interest to national media
Baker Institute for Public Policy
Jones Graduate School of Business

Jade Boyd, science editor and associate director

George R. Brown School of Engineering
Institute for Biosciences and Bioengineering
Ken Kennedy Institute for Information Technology (K2I)
Rice 360° Institute for Global Health
Technology Transfer
Wiess School of Natural Sciences

Amy McCaig, senior media relations specialist

Government Relations
Kinder Institute for Urban Research
School of Social Sciences
Shepherd School of Music

Avery Franklin, media relations specialist

Boniuk Institute for the Study and Advancement of Religious Tolerance
Chao Center for Asian Studies
Doerr Institute for New Leaders
Glasscock School of Continuing Studies
Jones Graduate School of Business
Rice Alliance for Technology and Entrepreneurship
Rice Entrepreneurship Initiative
Rice Energy and Environment Initiative

Katharine Shilcutt, media relations specialist

Center for Civic Leadership
Center for Career Development
Center for Education
Center for Teaching Excellence
Center for Written, Oral and Visual Communication
Dean of Graduate and Postdoctoral Fellows
Dean of Undergraduates (Student Affairs)
Fondren Library
Graduate Student Association
International Students and Scholars
Moody Center for the Arts
Program in Writing and Communication
Residential Colleges
Rice Counseling Center
Rice Media Center
Rice Public Art
School of Humanities
Student Association

Mike Williams, senior media relations specialist

George R. Brown School of Engineering
Center for Theoretical Biological Physics
Oshman Engineering Design Kitchen
School of Architecture, including Rice Design Alliance
Wiess School of Natural Sciences

Arie Wilson Passwaters, editor, Rice News

@Rice (alumni newsletter)
Archived photos
Coming Events calendar in Rice News
Faculty awards (for commencement)
People, Papers, Presentations (PPPs) in Rice News
Rice News
Student awards

Matt Wilson, senior editor

Rice Athletics
Academic Advising
Facilities Engineering and Planning
Gibbs Recreation and Wellness CenterHuman Resources
Information Technology (for Rice News)
Multicultural Affairs
Naval Sciences
Rice Children’s Campus
Rice Memorial Center/Ley Student Center
Rice News

Stefan De La Garza, news analyst

Dateline Rice
Hometown news releases

Brandon Martin, manager of videography

All beats, as needed