Common Desk inks lease in recently rebranded City Place master-planned community
An article mentions Rice Management Co.'s redevelopment of the historic Midtown Sears building into the Ion tech hub.
Houston Business Journal
http://dateline.rice/july-15-the-ionGUEST COLUMN: The easy way to talk to your young adults about socialism
Alumnus Aditya Atholi authored a column.
Lufkin Daily News
Global demand for oil rising despite pandemic, push for green energy
Mark Finley, fellow in energy and global oil at the Baker Institute for Public Policy's Center for Energy Studies, is quoted.
KTRH Online (This segment also aired on KTRH-AM in Houston, and this item appeared in KTRH on Spreaker and KPRC Online.)
http://dateline.rice/july-15-finleyWhy Houstonians are standing up for freedom in Cuba
Luis Duno-Gottberg, department chair and associate professor of Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American studies, is quoted and interviewed.
KHOU Online (This segment also aired on KHOU-TV in Houston, and this article also appeared in NewsChant.)
Many economists, Federal chair don't expect inflation to last long
Jorge Barro, fellow in public finance at the Baker Institute for Public Policy, is quoted.
Fox 26 Online (The video segment aired three times on KRIV-TV in Houston and once on WTVT-TV in Tampa Bay, Florida.)
Buyouts transform flood-prone neighborhoods
An article quotes Stephen Klineberg, founding director of the Kinder Institute for Urban Research and an emeritus professor of sociology, and Gabriel Collins, the Baker Botts Fellow in Energy and Environmental Regulatory Affairs at the Baker Institute for Public Policy.
Realty News Report
http://dateline.rice/july-15-klineberg-collinsAntibiotic-linked antibody attacks cancer's sinister neighbor cells
An article features collaborative Rice research that discovered unique antibody-drug conjugates that affect cancerous neighbor cells that aren't directly attacked by the drugs. K.C. Nicolaou, the Harry C. and Olga K. Wiess Professor of Chemistry, is quoted.
Studio-MLA, BIG, Matter Design and Rice University students among winners of the 2021 AZ Awards
An article features the design project "A New Housing Model for Social and Environmental Resilience in Houston's Third Ward" by graduate students Sebastián López Cardozo and Lene-Mari Sollie, which won Azure Magazine's A+ Student Award.
The delicate balance of protecting river deltas and society
An article features the research of alumnus Andrew Moodie.
Polymer coating stops 3D-printed ceramics feeling shattered
An article features collaborative Rice research into ceramics made with 3D printers and covered in a soft polymer, which keeps the ceramic from shattering. Co-authors quoted or mentioned include Pulickel Ajayan, chair of the Department of Materials Science and NanoEngineering, the Benjamin M. and Mary Greenwood Anderson Professor in Engineering and a professor of chemistry, research scientist Muhammad Rahman and graduate student Seyed Mohammad Sajadi. This research is also featured in a roundup by the American Ceramic Society.
Materials Today (This article also appeared in Reinforced Plastics.)
Other materials stories that may be of interest
The American Ceramic Society
Hurricanes are getting more dangerous, but may not be more frequent
Elizabeth Wallace, Rice Academy Postdoctoral Fellow in Earth, environmental and planetary sciences, is quoted.
TechCodex (This article also appeared in CZPravy.cz and yesterday's Dateline.)
Lawsuits and scarce donors: Religious colleges could be facing tough years ahead
William Martin, the Harry and Hazel Chavanne Senior Fellow in Religion and Public Policy at the Baker Institute for Public Policy, is quoted.
How to turn electronic wastes into nanodusts
Alumna Chandra Sekhar Tiwary is quoted.
Portable, PCR-based assay developed for rapid, multiplexed DNA detection
An article features Rice research developing a portable, toroidal PCR machine.
Nan Laird, premio internacional de estadística 2021
An article features alumna Nan Laird.
Mujeres con Ciencia (An English translation is not available.)
OTHER NEWS OF INTEREST
A dose of hope
An article features former Rice roommates and alumni Barney Graham, deputy director of the Vaccine Research Center at the National Institutes of Health's Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, and Bill Gruber, senior vice president of vaccine clinical research and development for Pfizer Inc.
Vanderbilt University News
http://dateline.rice/july-15-graham-gruberKlara Jelinkova, Rice's vice president, departs to Harvard
An article features Klara Jelinkova, vice president for international operations and information technology and chief information officer at Rice, who has been named vice president and chief information officer at Harvard University effective Sept. 13.
Kravis Center names new programming chief
Alumna Georgiana Young is featured.
Palm Beach Florida Weekly
Taos School of Music 2021 Chamber Music Festival continues with Shanghai Quartet Sunday, July 18
Rice's Shepherd School of Music is mentioned.
Los Alamos Daily Post
Preparing students of all races to achieve greatness
Thomas Fordham Institute News
An article mentions President John F. Kennedy’s "moon speech," which was delivered at Rice Sept. 12, 1962.
http://dateline.rice/july-15-kennedyUSA: Pierde $10,000 millones de dólares por cierre de fronteras con México, por la pandemia
An article cites research into the economic cost to Texas' border counties from pandemic-related crossing restrictions between the U.S. and Mexico.
México al Día (An English translation is not available. This article appeared in yesterday's Dateline.)
Is Babe Ruth the only player baseball has ever seen who compares with Shohei Ohtani?
A roundup mentions Rice head baseball coach José Cruz Jr.
The Boston Globe (Subscription is required.)
College Podcast: How MLB draft impacts college baseball in 2022
http://dateline.rice/july-15-cruzTexas high school coaches get real on recruiting: College coaches they trust, Horns vs. Aggies and who's invading the state
Rice head football coach Mike Bloomgren is mentioned.
The Athletic (Subscription is required.)
Winning coach of Metrodome's Super Bowl, Joe Gibbs, was an all-timer
Let Nneka Ogwumike play for Nigeria: FIBA's bad decision is bad for basketball
Former Rice head football coach Ray Alborn is quoted. Former head coach Bill Peterson is mentioned.
Former Rice basketball player Erica Ogwumike is mentioned.
ESPN (This article also appeared in The Pink Report News.)
Record-breaking, award-winning Coon Rapids girls' swimmer tears it up in the classroom, too
An article mentions that National Merit Scholar Megan Schultze plans to join Rice's swim team next semester and major in physics.
Grant Morgan and Myron Cunningham to represent Arkansas at SEC Media Days
An article mentions that Rice's football team will play an away game against the University of Arkansas Sept. 4.
Top 10 Arkansas football fall camp storylines
ESPN's FPI considers Hogs a toss-up to make a bowl in 2021
Rivals (This article also appeared in Sports Grind Entertainment.)
Arkansas signee plans to turn pro
A photo caption mentions the Feb. 15, 2020 baseball game between Rice and the University of Texas.
Whole Hog Sports
Volleyball announces 2021 schedule
An article mentions that Rice's volleyball team is slated to compete in the Baylor Invitational Sept. 17-18.
McNeeseSports.com (This article also appeared in KPLC Online.)
College football rankings: CFN preseason ranking of all 130 teams
Steelers' Minkah Fitzpatrick recognized as NFL's 'most complete safety'
A roundup mentions Rice football.
College Football News
A news roundup features the late Rice football player Dicky Maegle, who died July 4 at 86. Maegle was well known for being awarded a touchdown in the 1954 Cotton Bowl after he was tackled by an Alabama player who was not in the game.
Wildcats women's basketball named to WBCA's 2020-21 Academic Top 25
Former Rice head women's basketball coach Tina Langley is mentioned.
News of Davidson
El Gran Canaria ficha por dos temporadas al escolta Dylan Ennis
Former Rice basketball player Dylan Ennis is featured.
Cadena Ser (This article also appeared in Mundo Deportivo, Lanetaneta, Canarias, Radio Television Canaria and The World News.)