Posts tagged: Rice University - Diverse

Rice University Announces First African American Provost

by | December 16, 2019 Rice University recently promoted its dean of engineering, Dr. Reginald DesRoches, to the posit Read more

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