Volunteering Opportunities for Owls

Author: Jenny P., ‘23  Interested in continuing or learning about new ways to get involved with giving back to the community in Houston? Thankfully, Rice offers numerous opportunities to volunteer and have hands-on experience with organizations in the Houston community!   Urban Immersion Urban Immersion is an annual summer program in Houston by the Center […]

Social Science Owl: Claire Noel

Most people think of Rice as a STEM focused school with most students majoring in natural science or engineering. I used to think the same thing and came into this university wanting to pursue a degree in natural science. However, I quickly found out that the people around me were not all studying science and […]

A Very Rice Spring Break

The ins-and-outs of Rice life are kind of what you’d expect: on weekdays, we go to class, on weekends, we don’t go to class, and at times when we’re not in class, you can find us hanging out and studying – or hanging-out-and-studying, which is also very popular. But what do us Rice students do […]

Rice in South Carolina!

I’ve had a whirlwind end of school year and summer! At the end of the school year I participated in a fundraising event for an organization called St. Baldricks focused on raising money to support research towards the cure to children’s cancer. In order to raise money, I pledged to shaved my head on April […]