Learning a Foreign Language at Rice

One of the most rewarding experiences I’ve had at Rice is learning a new language. I already speak English and Spanish, but I’ve wanted to learn French for a long time. My high school was pretty small, so the French classes filled up quickly and I was unable to take them. Fortunately, Rice has programs […]

Going Abroad, and the You that Comes Home

This summer, while my friends worked internships and went on family vacations, I decided to spend more time doing one my favorite things: more school! I spent 6 weeks studying German in Berlin, on a program called Rice-in-Germany, which is one of many Rice-in-Country programs that send Rice students to the country of their target […]

My Summer in Japan

This is a guest post written by Lisa Chiba, a junior Chemical Engineering major who did research in Japan over the summer. While watching everyone travel to foreign exotic countries to study abroad, you might be wondering, is there such a thing as an internship abroad?  My name is Lisa Chiba, and I am a […]