Dateline Rice for Sept. 14, 2023

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Emma Coronel, esposa de 'El Chapo,' sale en libertad tras casi 3 años detenida en EE.UU.
Nathan Jones, nonresident scholar in drug policy and Mexico studies in the Center for the United States and Mexico at the Baker Institute for Public Policy, is quoted.
Yahoo! Noticias (An English translation is not available. This article originally appeared in EFE.)

Italia Spazio Spa: perché serve un progetto Paese per salvare l’industria
An article mentions President John F. Kennedy's "moon speech," which was delivered at Rice Sept. 12, 1962.
MSN (Italy; an English translation is not available. This article originally appeared in Corriere della Sera, and it appeared in L'Economia and
'13 Eyewitness News'
KTRK-TV (Houston)


New Houston mayoral campaign attack ads signal the time for pleasantries is over
Mark Jones, the Joseph D. Jamail Chair in Latin American Studies, professor of political science and fellow in political science at Rice's Baker Institute for Public Policy, is quoted.
Houston Chronicle (Subscription is required. This article appeared on the front page of the Sept. 14 print edition and was in a previous edition of Dateline.)
Houston mayoral candidates go on attack with less than two months until election
Houston Public Media (This article also appeared in Defender.)
Ken Paxton's impeachment is a battle for the soul of the Texas GOP
The New Republic

Rice University, Texas A&M in WSJ's 2024 top 100 best US colleges
An article mentions that Rice is No. 64 in the U.S. according to The Wall Street Journal.
Houston Chronicle (Subscription is required. This article also appeared in MSN Money.)

'A Haunting in Venice,' 'Cassandro' among Cary Darling's new films this week
An article mentions that Rice Cinema will screen "Gimme Shelter" Sept. 15 and "The Napa State Tapes: The Cramps and the Mutants" Sept. 16.
Houston Chronicle (Subscription is required.)

Contemporary Arts Museum Houston appoints Melissa McDonnell Luján as deputy director
Alumna Melissa McDonnell Luján is featured.

Best bets: Duke Ellington, JLF and Viet Cultural Fest
A roundup mentions that author Lauren Groff will give a reading at Rice's Brockman Hall for Opera as part of Inprint's Margaret Root Brown Reading Series Sept. 18.
Houston Press

Texas bets on undersea carbon capture, despite concerns
An article cites Rice research into the carbon and sulfur dioxide emissions of the W.A. Parish coal-fired power plant southwest of Houston.
Texas Observer

Consul General Livia Link-Raviv sends Rosh Hashanah greetings to North Texas
Rice is mentioned.
Texas Jewish Post


'Fox 26 News'
A broadcast cites Rice research into disbanded police departments.
KRIV-TV (Houston)
http://dateline.rice/sept-14-kriv (This segment aired four times.)

SpaceX reporta haber completado todas las acciones correctivas exigidas por la FAA para un segundo lanzamiento
A news roundup features the Rice Biotech Launch Pad, which aims to take Rice health and medical technology innovations from concept to clinical trials in five years or less.
Texas Public Radio (An English translation is not available. This segment also aired on seven affiliate stations across Texas.)


New research examines how we remember faces
An article features Rice research developing a new face-name memory task that may help identify memory problems. Co-author Stephanie Leal, assistant professor of psychological sciences, is quoted.
Medical Xpress

Sustainable material uses heat as deadly weapon against COVID-19 without losing its cool
An article features collaborative Rice research developing a composite textile with an electrically conductive layer on one side to decontaminate personal protective equipment. Co-authors quoted include Daniel Preston, assistant professor of mechanical engineering and a Rice Academy Senior Fellow; Yizhi Jane Tao, professor of biosciences; and graduate students Marquise Bell and Kai Ye.
Design Products & Applications
Schutzhandschuhe desinfizieren sich selbst (An English translation is not available.)

American PR firm Edelman enabled oil baron Al Jaber's ascension to lead COP28 Climate Conference
Gökçe Günel, associate professor of anthropology and a Rice Faculty Scholar at the Baker Institute for Public Policy, is quoted.

Capturing VOCs in a container
An article features collaborative Rice research into limiting surface contamination of stored nanomaterials by volatile organic compounds. Co-authors Daniel Preston, assistant professor of mechanical engineering and a Rice Academy Senior Fellow, and graduate student Zhen Liu are quoted.

Latin America is set to become a major oil producer this decade
Francisco Monaldi, fellow in Latin American energy policy and director of the Latin America Energy Program at the Center for Energy Studies at the Baker Institute for Public Policy, is quoted.
Mint (This Economist article appeared in a previous edition of Dateline.)

L'avenir de la médecine appartient-il à la polymédication?
An article features Rice research on developing an encapsulation technology for time-released drugs. Kevin McHugh, assistant professor of bioengineering, is cited.
RTFlash (An English translation is not available.)

Who we are — meet Terrell J. Starr, a Black journalist in Ukraine and Creative Capsule year one resident who believes reporters can have feelings, too.
Alumna Molly Hurley, a former Wagoner Foreign Study Scholarship fellow, authored an article.

Emerging leaders in health care: Sanjula Jain of Trilliant Health
Alumna Sanjula Jain is featured.
Managed Healthcare Executive

The state of freight with Anne Reinke
Alumna Anne Reinke is featured in a podcast.
The Logistics of Logistics

The Southwest Florida Symphony welcomes new musicians for 63rd season
An article features graduate student Chase Farrell, who is studying at Rice's Shepherd School of Music.
Southwest Florida Business Today

'The cult of David': Former Adjaye Associates employees speak out as practice cuts staff
Rice is mentioned. 
Architects' Journal (Subscription is required.)


Rice Business rises in MBA rankings
An article mentions that Rice's Jones Graduate School of Business is ranked No. 19 according to Bloomberg Businessweek. Peter Rodriguez, dean of the Jones School, is quoted.
Harvard & Wharton slump in new 2023 Businessweek MBA ranking
Poets & Quants (Subscription is required. (This article also appeared in News Today.)
20 best business schools, per Bloomberg
Becker's Hospital Review

OPINION | Tulane must play catch-up on climate
Rice is mentioned.
The Tulane Hullabaloo

The best editing advice: Read and record your work out loud
An article features alumna Charlotte Maya, author of "Sushi Tuesdays: A Memoir of Love, Loss and Family Resilience."
Brevity Blog


ALL American — Sept. 13
Alumnus and former Rice football player Taylor McHargue hosts a podcast featuring Owl Luke McCaffrey.
Former Nebraska football QB has huge game at new position

'KHOU 11 News'
A broadcast mentions that Rice's football team is slated to play Texas Southern University Sept. 16.
KHOU-TV (Houston)

Shedeur Sanders hype continues with second straight Manning Award honor
An article features Rice football player J.T. Daniels.
Clutch Points
Breaking down 2023 Arizona high school cross country season: Division II
An article mentions Rice cross country runner Brandon Martz.
Yahoo! Sports (This article originally appeared in the Arizona Republic.)

From a players-only meeting to a radio show, how 24 hours could get UH football season back on track
An article mentions that Rice's football team defeated the University of Houston 43-41 Sept. 9.
Houston Chronicle (Subscription is required. This article appeared on the front of the Sports section in the Sept. 14 print edition.)
Big 12 football power rankings: It's unanimous — Texas is No. 1
Houston Chronicle (Subscription is required.)
Rice earns Houston supremacy, but looking for more this year
HERO Sports
'Fox 26: The News Edge'
KRIV-TV (Houston)

Wyoming is up next for No. 4 Texas after win at Alabama earned the Longhorns new respect
An article mentions that Rice's football team lost to the University of Texas at Austin 37-10 Sept. 2. Former Rice assistant football coach Craig Bohl is also mentioned.
The Associated Press (This article also appeared in more than 50 other media outlets.)
How to watch Texas Longhorns football in 2023
College football 2023 5-star QBs: Checking in on Texas' Arch Manning, UCLA's Dante Moore
The Athletic (Subscription is required.)

Price receives posthumous SWC Hall of Fame Honor
An article mentions that former Rice track and field athlete Ken Stadel will be inducted into the Southwest Conference Hall of Fame next month.
WTAW Online

LSU releases 2024 baseball schedule; season ticket renewals available
An article mentions that Rice's baseball team is slated to play Louisiana State University at Reckling Park Feb. 28. (This article also appeared in and JAMZ Online.)
Wildcats wrap up non-con slate at K-State Invitational
An article mentions that Rice's volleyball team is slated to play Kansas State University Sept. 16.

Pac-12 women's volleyball weekly rundown — Sept. 13, 2023
An article mentions that Rice's volleyball team lost to Stanford University 3-0 Sept. 5.

No. 17 women's soccer opens Texas trip at Lamar on Thursday
An article mentions that Rice's soccer team is slated to play Xavier University Sept. 17. (This article also appeared in BVM Sports.)
Women's soccer holds fort at Corcoran
Xavier Newswire

What time is it? Game time
An article mentions that Rice's soccer team lost to Texas A&M University 4-0 Sept. 10.
The Battalion

South Florida opens conference play against Temple
An article mentions that Rice's soccer team is fifth in the American Athletic Conference's West division.

Temple beats Princeton in five set in midweek match
An article mentions that Rice's volleyball team lost to the University of Texas at Austin 3-0 Sept. 11.
Forty Acres Insider: Sept. 13
Texas volleyball sweeps Rice, prepares for big matchups this week
Hill Country News

No. 14 volleyball closes non-conference play with tournament at Minnesota
An article features former Rice volleyball player Ellie Bichelmeyer.

WSU heads to Texas for two Top 25 matches
An article mentions that Rice's volleyball team lost to Baylor University 3-1 Sept. 1.
The Daily Evergreen

Alabama Crimson Tide at South Florida Bulls betting pick
An article mentions that Rice's football team is slated to play the University of South Florida Sept. 23.

Soccer travels to No. 14 Memphis
An article mentions that Rice's soccer team is slated to play the University of North Texas Sept. 21.

Baytown Rotarians learn about Houston Methodist Baytown Hospital
An article mentions Rice Athletics.
The Baytown Sun

Who are Mariah Riddlesprigger's parents? Looking at Giannis Antetokounmpos' girlfriend's family
Former Rice volleyball player Mariah Riddlesprigger, girlfriend of Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo, is featured.


Making hydrogen from waste plastic could pay for itself
Hydrogen is viewed as a promising alternative to fossil fuel, but the methods used to make it either generate too much carbon dioxide or are too expensive. Rice researchers have found a way to harvest hydrogen from plastic waste using a low-emissions method that could more than pay for itself.