Texas' latest boom is its biggest yet
Stephen Klineberg, founding director of the Kinder Institute for Urban Research and an emeritus professor of sociology, is quoted.
The Economist (Subscription is required. This article will also appear in the March 18 print edition.)
Meet Lee Kaplan, the political newcomer off to a hot fundraising start in Houston's mayoral race
Mark Jones, the Joseph D. Jamail Chair in Latin American Studies, professor of political science and fellow in political science at the Baker Institute for Public Policy, is quoted.
MSN (This article originally appeared in the Houston Chronicle.)
Kentucky must pass common sense legislation to curb fentanyl overdoses: Opinion
Katharine Neill Harris, the Alfred C. Glassell III Fellow in Drug Policy at the Baker Institute for Public Policy, is quoted.
Yahoo! News (This article originally appeared in The Courier Journal.)
7 common qualities of credible people
Jim Kouzes, fellow at Rice's Doerr Institute for New Leaders and co-author of "Credibility: How Leaders Gain and Lose It, Why People Demand It," is quoted.
Texas bills would ban schools from serving as polling sites
An article mentions that Rice has had a polling location on campus.
Axios (This article also appeared in MSN.)
Houston town hall highlights immigration-related challenges and calls for sensible policy solutions
An article features remarks by Tony Payan, the Françoise and Edward Djerejian Fellow for Mexico Studies and director of the Center for the United States and Mexico at the Baker Institute for Public Policy, who participated in a panel discussion on immigration reform at the Baker Institute Feb. 23. Stephen Klineberg, founding director of the Kinder Institute for Urban Research and an emeritus professor of sociology, is quoted. Phys.org features collaborative Rice research about the U.S. immigration system co-authored by Payan and Jose Ivan Rodriguez-Sanchez, research scholar for the Center for the United States and Mexico at the Baker Institute.
Texas GOP Vote
Political division prolongs the immigration crisis, report says
Houston Hillel students, others glean insight during DC Israel engagement trip
An article quotes alumna Erica Schwartz, a graduate of Rice's Shepherd School of Music, and Wiess College sophomore Julia Shi.
Lone Star College Honors College will highlight its premium offerings at a virtual information session
An article featuring Ivey Knebel mentions that she formerly worked in a lab at Rice.
'Shazam! Fury of the Gods,' 'Moving On' top the list of new films this week
A roundup mentions that Rice Cinema will screen "La Ligne" March 23.
Houston Chronicle's "Preview" (Subscription is required. This article appeared in the March 17 print edition and was in yesterday's Dateline.)
Rice president: His school's research finds state takeovers of school districts don't necessarily work
An article features the "Houston Matters" conversation with President Reginald DesRoches.
Houston Public Media
President Obrador: Mexico safer than US
Gary Hale, nonresident fellow in drug policy and Mexico studies at the Baker Institute for Public Policy, is interviewed about recent comments made by Mexico's President Andrés Manuel López Obrador. Additional articles cite Rice research comparing immigration policies of former President Donald Trump and President Joe Biden.
Rice University study: Trump border polices work, Joe Biden's do not
KTRH on Spreaker (This segment also aired on KTRH-AM in Houston.)
Rice University study: Trump border polices work, Joe Biden's do not — Jessica Vaughan
KTRH on Spreaker
Rice University study: Trump policies cut illegal immigration, Biden? No
KTRH.iHeart.com (This segment also aired on KTRH-AM in Houston.)
What to know about crypto this tax season after a tough 2022
Alumna Joyce Beebe, fellow in public finance at the Baker Institute for Public Policy, is quoted.
How magnetism sparks unusual electronic order: Unlocking quantum materials' mysteries
An article features collaborative Rice research into the electrons in magnetic iron-germanium crystals. Co-authors Pengcheng Dai, the Sam and Helen Worden Professor of Physics and Astronomy, and Ming Yi, assistant professor of physics and astronomy, are quoted.
Could brain-computer interfaces lead to 'mind control for good'?
Jacob Robinson, associate professor of electrical and computer engineering and of bioengineering, is mentioned.
Sequential 'melting' of upsilons: New insight into the hottest matter on Earth
An article mentions that experts at Rice contributed to the featured research.
Chris Dyson, Barbara Weiss and Patrick Lynch lead tributes to Michael Wilford
The Rice School of Architecture is mentioned.
Keller elected to Royal Society Te Apārangi (New Zealand)
An article featuring Simon Keller mentions that he is a former Rice visiting fellow.
Andy Karl, Merritt David Janes and Jaxon James to lead 'Arnold! Da Schwarzenegger Musical Parody' reading
Alumnus Andy Einhorn is featured.
Father-son duo plan to turn 1920s-era grocery building in Eastwood into restaurant, shops
Alumnus David Cisneros is featured.
MSN Money (This article originally appeared in the Houston Chronicle.)
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50 most selective colleges in America
A roundup features Rice.
Idaho County Free Press (This article also appeared in more than 30 other media outlets.)
Texas tem investidores com 'muito interesse em Portugal' – secretário de Estado
Rice is mentioned.
Impala News (An English translation is not available. This article also appeared in Eco.Sapo.pt.)
UAB baseball starts Conference USA play versus Rice
An article mentions that Rice's baseball team is slated to play the University of Alabama at Birmingham March 17.
KSL-AM (Salt Lake City)
An article mentions that Rice's women's basketball team will play Brigham Young University in the Women's National Invitation Tournament March 17.
http://dateline.rice/march-17-ksl (This segment aired twice.)
Montverde, back in FHSAA title race, rips 10-time Tennessee baseball state champ
An article mentions that Eric Correa has committed to play baseball at Rice.
Orlando Sentinel (Subscription is required. This article also appeared in the March 17 print edition, and it appeared in MSN Sports.)
For UND women's basketball, the WBI gives the Hawks a taste of the postseason and a chance to develop depth
An article mentions that Rice's women's basketball team has won a Women's Basketball Invitational tournament since its inception in 2010.
Grand Forks Herald (Subscription is required.)
Get to know the Seahawks' new assistant coaches
An article mentions former Rice assistant football coach Robbie Picazo.
Seahawks.com (This article also appeared in Big News Network.)
ANALYSIS: ECU athletics have entered a renaissance
An article mentions that Rice will join the American Athletic Conference.
Baseball takes on Minnesota at NFL stadium
An article mentions that Rice's baseball team is slated to play the University of Houston April 4.