Posts tagged: Rice University - Diverse

Three Houston Universities Receive Grant to Boost Minority STEM Faculty

by Pearl Stewart | August 15, 2019 For Dr. Yvette Pearson, an associate dean in Rice University’s Brown School of Engineering, t Read more

The Minority Coach Roundup Week 5

by Frank J. Matthews | October 2, 2018
This weekend was another exciting one for 13 of the 18 minority head coaches in the Football Bo [...] Read more

Textbook Costs Drop as Nearly Half of Colleges Use OpenStax

by | August 6, 2018
OpenStax, an online digital-resource service created by Rice University in 2012, has surpassed [...] Read more

San Jacinto College Students Get Free Online Textbooks and ‘Aid Like a Paycheck’

by | June 28, 2018
As a contender for the 2019 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, San Jacinto College [...] Read more

Chinese College Enrollment—Prominent in Texas—May Decline After US Visa Policy Shift, Groups Warn

by Associated Press | May 31, 2018
Changes to U.S. policy on Chinese visas may trickle down to college enrollment, officials warne [...] Read more

Community College League Touts Connections and Partnerships

by Sierra Darville | March 20, 2018
Community colleges, along with other education-supporting organizations,are support student suc [...] Read more

Hurricane Harvey Shuts Down Colleges in SE Texas

by Joseph Hong | August 27, 2017
Universities across Houston, Galveston, and Corpus Christi have kept their students and staff u [...] Read more

Miranda Specializes in Environmental Advocacy, Safety

by Christina Sturdivant | September 7, 2015
Newly appointed Rice University Provost, Marie Lynn Miranda, paves the way for environmental sa [...] Read more

Study: Limited Support for Transgender Census Category

by Ronald Roach | July 1, 2015
Researchers find that among transgender individuals there may be limited support for the inclus [...] Read more