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William Marsh Rice University, commonly referred to as Rice ...

wikipedia - 17 Sep 2016
William Marsh Rice University, commonly referred to as Rice University or Rice, is a private research university located on a 295-acre (119-hectare) campus in Houston, Texas, United States. The university is situated near the Houston Museum District and is adjacent to the Texas Medical Center. Rice is generally considered the top university and the most selective institute of higher education in the state of Texas.
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Rice University's Hackathon work to solve health care problems

Houston Chronicle - 25 Sep 2017
Rice University's 7th annual Hackathon's new health-care track pitted competitors against each other in a race to develop new software and hardware to solve challenges identified by doctors at Texas Children's. The university's Computer Science Club ...
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Houston's Rice University Owls Football Team Staying in Fort Worth

NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - 29 Aug 2017
Back in Texas from their trip to Australia, Rice University's football team will be staying in downtown Fort Worth until it's safe to return home to Houston. "The main thing is we're happy we're in Texas," said defensive coordinator Brian Stewart ...
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Four elements make 2-D optical platform

Phys.Org - 21 Sep 2017
Subtle changes in growth temperature alters the form of a four-component alloy created at Rice University. The alloy can be tuned to alter its optical bandgap, which may be of use in the design of solar cells and light-emitting diodes. Credit: Alex Kutana.
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Over 1400 Rice University Students Help Hurricane Harvey Victims

Campus Safety Magazine - 02 Sep 2017
31, 2017) – While Rice University is closed this week in the wake of Hurricane Harvey, Rice students, faculty and staff have mobilized to help – both to assist victims of the devastating storm and to keep campus up and running. Rice University's Doerr ...
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US News, other new best colleges lists rank Rice top in Texas

Houston Business Journal - 12 Sep 2017
U.S. News & World Report, Niche.com and College Factual all released their latest lists of the best colleges in the U.S. this week. Rice University in Houston was far and away the top-ranked Texas schools on the overall lists from all three reports. No ...
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Rice football players check on status of Hurricane Harvey

The Seattle Times - 26 Aug 2017
SYDNEY (AP) — Rice University football players are using social media to check on news from Texas and Hurricane Harvey as they prepare for their season opener against Stanford on Sunday in Sydney. The Houston university tweeted out a video with Owls ...
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How Texas universities are coping with Harvey

USA TODAY College - 29 Aug 2017
Rice University students Claire Kostic and Kathryn Bailey were awakened by an influx of floodwaters into their apartment on Sunday morning, losing everything from electronics and clothes to their furniture, according to a GoFundMe for the two music ...
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Higher Ed and the Floods of Houston

Inside Higher Ed - 29 Aug 2017
Heavy rains continued to inundate the Houston area and its colleges and universities on Monday, with officials fearing that the damage brought by Tropical Storm Harvey, which originally hit Texas as a hurricane, could still get worse. Caught in the ...
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The stormy season of “outer and inner weather”

HuffPost - 24 Sep 2017
Colleges and universities are soft targets in a hurricane. Dillard, Tulane and Loyola universities in Louisiana required years of physical recovery and rebuilding of enrollments after Hurricane Katrina. Rice University and the University of Houston ...
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UH beats Rice in emotional Bayou Bucket showdown

Houston Chronicle - 17 Sep 2017
Houston Cougars linebacker Matthew Adams (9) holds the Bayou Bucket over his head for the fans touch after the team's 38-3 win over Rice at TDECU Stadium on Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017, in Houston. Houston won the game 38-3 over Rice. ( Elizabeth ...
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University places 14th on US News ranking

The Brown Daily Herald - 25 Sep 2017
U.S. News and World Report ranked Brown as number 14 on its list of best national universities for the third year in a row in its most recent version of the list. The University holds the 14th spot along with Cornell, Rice University and Vanderbilt ...
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Jewish College Students Brave Hurricane Harvey

Forward - 28 Aug 2017
College freshmen – many away from home for the first time in their lives – moved into Houston-area universities within the past couple of weeks. Now, Hurricane Harvey and the ensuing flooding have devastated their new home city. Jewish students at Rice ...

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