Enhanced by deep-learning artificial intelligence, the device promises to aid in the removal of tumors.
Rice University’s Secret for Containing the Coronavirus: A Student-Run Court That Prosecutes Rule Breakers
The COVID Community Court has helped enforce social distancing and wearing of masks. But some undergrads say the feeling of being watched has become another cost of the pandemic.
The device they've designed has piqued the interest of government officials and large manufacturers hoping to address the coronavirus crisis.
A Rice University professor's recent breakthrough may mean that a science fictional scenario is within reach.
The show has traveled to the likes of Texas A&M, Baylor, and Texas Tech.
The former president held a conversation with former Secretary of State James A. Baker III, with whom he found much common ground.
At Rice University, there's a little less meat in the dining halls because the chefs have embraced plant-based meat substitutes, including their own version of vegan barbecue brisket.
A second-generation Owl argues that his alma mater should consider returning to the days of free tuition.
One of the course's main directives would be to curb sexual assault and rape.
What can an anarchist from Iceland teach America about politics? More than some might think.
The veteran rapper won’t perform his music at Rice for any amount of money. School is for teaching.
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This week marks Rice's 100th year as an institution of higher education. Here are five of the school's defining moments.
During a recent trip to Houston, I decided to make an early-bird dinner reservation so I could get over to the Rice University campus in time for the evening viewing of James Turrell’s Light Epiphany. Open since June, the site-specific “skyspace” was commissioned to mark…
Matthew Feldman jogged a 6-minute, 33-second mile while juggling five balls last Friday, setting a world record in the hybrid sport known as 'joggling.'…
A Tyler man says he invented the technology that laid the groundwork for the web, Frito sales are on the rise, and Rice could help offer open-source textbooks.
Kiplinger private school rankings say the state's most prestigious university is also the third best academic value in the country.
The 47-year-old Rice University professor has taken a hard left turn in his writing career, following up his acclaimed literary novel The Summer Guest (2004) with the just-published The Passage, volume one of a near-future sci-fi trilogy populated by violent vampires (not the dreamy romantics we’ve seen of late) and…
The founders of the Alamo Drafthouse chat about how the indie movie theater got its start.
A cryptic puzzle you’ll utter no cross words about.
During the days of segregation, a young graduate of all-white Rice University managed to become a professor at all-black Texas Southern University.