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 […]

Thanksgiving at Rice

Author: Alyssa C., ’20   For Thanksgiving break, Rice students officially get Thursday and Friday of Thanksgiving week off (although many professors will cancel classes for the week and some students will take the whole week off). Unfortunately, Thanksgiving break falls at a weird place during the Fall semester as it’s usually right before the […]

A Snapshot of Professors at Rice

Author: Angie F., ’23 The snapshot of a stereotypical “professor” in my mind used to matched that of the movie clichés: strict, research-focused, and with lessons given at twice the speed of comprehension. However, looking back now after these first few months of university, the reality of faculty and staff here has created for me […]