Dateline Rice for July 21, 2022

Dateline Rice


Europe awaits Nord Stream 1 restart as supply uncertainty swirls
Jim Krane, the Wallace S. Wilson Fellow for Energy Studies at Rice’s Baker Institute for Public Policy, is quoted.
Al Jazeera
Eropa tunggu aliran gas Nord Stream 1 (An English translation is not available.)

Citigroup says clean-energy banker Trauber is set to retire
An article features alumnus Stephen Trauber and mentions alumnus and Rice Trustee Emeritus Bobby Tudor.
Bloomberg (This article also appeared in more than 20 other media outlets.)

Scientists hack into flies' brains with remote control to make them sex-obsessed
An article features Rice research creating a wireless technology to remotely activate specific brain circuits in fruit flies. Jacob Robinson, associate professor of electrical and computer engineering and of bioengineering, is quoted.
Daily Star

Scientists create remote-controlled flies by hacking their brains

Yahoo! News (This Independent article appeared in yesterday's Dateline.)

Are Kate and William coming to the USA? Duke of Cambridge's second Earthshot Prize ceremony will be held in Boston in December to honor President JFK's moon shot challenge
An article mentions President John F. Kennedy's "moon speech," which was delivered at Rice Sept. 12, 1962.
Daily Mail
International Moon Day 2022: Apollo 11 to Artemis — all past and future manned moon missions
ABP Live
Cincinnatian Neil Armstrong's historic steps remembered on National Moon Day
Fox 19 Online
The royal family is heading to Boston after Duke and Duchess of Cambridge announce upcoming visit
WHDH Online


Houston scores surprising ranking in new list of most educated cities in the US
An article mentions that Rice is ranked No. 1 in Texas for return on investment according to SmartAsset.
CultureMap Houston (This article also appeared in InnovationMap.)

From the Editor: Critters and Californians

Alumna Rose Cahalan is featured.
Texas Monthly (This article will also appear in the August print edition.)

Some Houston District C residents raise concerns about city's proposed redistricting map
Rice is mentioned.
Community Impact Newspaper

TRAE DAY 2022 returns with full weekend of jam-packed events
A roundup mentions that Trae tha Truth will hold a celebrity kickball game at Rice's Waltrip Indoor Training Center July 24.
Defender Network

High school students are closing cookie delivery business because of college
An article featuring Alice Huang mentions that she plans to attend Rice in the fall. 
Eater Austin


As Houston's Hispanic population grows, there's a push to get more representation
Mark Jones, the Joseph D. Jamail Chair in Latin American Studies, professor of political science, fellow in political science at the Baker Institute for Public Policy and fellow at the Kinder Institute for Urban Research, is quoted.
ABC 13 Online (This segment also aired on KTRK-TV in Houston.)
Top regulator has 'full confidence' in grid
Energy Central
Most Texans don't want to make medication abortion a felony, poll finds
Texarkana Gazette (This article also appeared in the July 21 print edition and yesterday's Dateline.)
WOAI-AM (San Antonio)
http://dateline.rice/july-21-jones (This segment aired four times.)

Expert says social security benefits could increase as inflation goes up
Jorge Barro, fellow in public finance at the Baker Institute for Public Policy, is quoted. 
KRIS 6 Online (This segment also aired twice on KRIS-TV in Corpus Christi, Texas.)

Growing muscles in the lab
An article features Rice research into decellularized skeletal muscle. Graduate student Katie Hogan is quoted.
KSAT Online (This segment also aired twice on KSAT-TV in San Antonio.)


Hirers scrutinizing veterans' social media tend to stigmatize those with post-traumatic stress disorder
Mikki Hebl, the Martha and Henry Malcolm Lovett Chair of Psychology and professor in Rice's Jones Graduate School of Business, co-authored a blog post.
London School of Economics blog

How fish poop might help corals overcome bleaching
Adrienne Correa, assistant professor of biosciences, is quoted.
Hakai Magazine

Nord Stream 1 resumes natural gas deliveries to Europe, but supply risks remain high
Anna Mikulska, nonresident fellow in energy studies at the Baker Institute for Public Policy, is quoted.
Natural Gas Intelligence

US LNG exports can help domestic climate goals, experts say
Gabriel Collins, the Baker Botts fellow in energy and environmental affairs at the Baker Institute for Public Policy, is quoted.
RTO Insider (Subscription is required.)

Robert Conquer and Arin Sarkissian awarded 2022 Michael Measures prizes
An article featuring alumnus Ari Sarkissian, a graduate of Rice's Shepherd School of Music, mentions that he won second place in the Canada Council for the Arts' 2022 Michael Measures award.
Ludwig van Toronto

Top 20 bachelor's degrees that secure all grads a job
An article mentions that Rice's history graduates earn the highest median salary in that field within three years.
ValueWalk (This article also appeared in MENAFN.)

Energy transformation after the second Russo-Ukrainian war
An article mentions that the Baker Institute for Public Policy co-hosted a panel discussion on the transformation of international energy relations during and after Russia's war on Ukraine. 
Foreign Policy Research Institute

Tiffany Pankratz-Umbehr joins SGS Maine Pointe as EVP
Alumna Tiffany Pankratz-Umbehr is featured.

Houston medical building opens training and reception spaces
Rice is mentioned.
Boston Symphony Orchestra welcomes seven new members


Kelly Fox to depart Georgia Tech, join Rice University
An article features Kelly Fox, who has been named Rice's vice president for finance and administration beginning Aug. 22.
Georgia Tech News Center

Small scholarly support creates fruitful impacts
A roundup features Sid Richardson College junior Michael Wong.
Fil-Am Voice Maui


Jimbo Fisher, Steve Sarkisian's common ground: Thoughts from Texas coaches convention
Rice assistant football coach Marques Tuiasosopo is mentioned.
The Athletic (Subscription is required.)

Gonzales' Ariana Ince falls short of qualifying for javelin finals
An article mentions that former Rice track and field athlete Ariana Ince competed in javelin at the World Athletics Championships July 20 in Eugene, Oregon.
Victoria Advocate

2022 MLB draft: Here's every Texas player selected this week
An article mentions that Rice baseball player Roel Garcia was selected by the Tampa Bay Rays in the 14th round of the MLB draft.
Houston Chronicle (This article also appeared in more than 25 other media outlets.)

Houston Baptist has nowhere to go but up in Southland standings
Former Rice head football coach David Bailiff is mentioned.
Houston Chronicle (Subscription is required. This article also appeared in the July 21 print edition of the Chronicle and San Antonio Express-News.)

Roland, 1962 Cougars to be honored in September
An article mentions that Rice's football team is slated to play the University of Houston Sept. 24.
The Alvin Sun

Pirates continue development
An article mentions that Rice will join the American Athletic Conference.

'22 Notre Dame game rankings No. 7: Home opener finds Notre Dame taking on Marshall for first time
An article mentions that Rice's football team played University of Notre Dame in 2014.

Why USC can win the College Football Playoff
An article mentions that Rice's football team is slated to play the University of Southern California Sept. 3. (This article also appeared in YardBarker.)

Where do the Oklahoma Sooners and their opponents rank in Athlon Sports 1-131 2022 projections?
A caption mentions the 2021 football game between Rice and the University of Texas at El Paso. 
USA Today's Sooners Wire (This article also appeared in Yahoo! Sports.)

Arkansas HC Sam Pittman discusses Treylon Burks' reported conditioning issues
An article mentions the 2021 football game between Rice and the University of Arkansas.
SB Nation

Bijan Robinson, Xavier Worthy named to Maxwell Award watch list
An article mentions the 2021 football game between Rice and the University of Texas at Austin.
Bijan Robinson, Roschon Johnson named to Doak Walker Award watch list


Fox named Rice VP for finance and administration
Kelly Fox, a senior executive with more than 20 years of experience in higher education, has been named Rice's vice president for finance and administration. Fox, who currently serves as executive vice president and chief budget officer at the Georgia Institute of Technology, will assume her new role Aug. 22.