1960s“In spring and summer 1965, I typically spent all night working on the Rice computer with Joel Cyprus ’58 (BA and BS, 1959; MS, 1961; PhD, 1963), Algernon ‘Algy’ Badger … Read More
Leenah Abojaib / Photo by Tommy LaVergne
With the growing availability of inexpensive, mass-produced items from big-box stores and online retailers, some might assume that handmade goods are falling by … Read More
At Rice’s Betty and Jacob Friedman Holistic Garden, horticulturist Joe Novak and his students lead groups of volunteers in maintaining the vibrant, flourishing garden. And the produce grown there is … Read More
lllustrations by Ryan Snook
Can busy, budget-conscious millennials incorporate travel into their lives? Kay Rodriguez ’15, the proprietor of Jetfarer, a website that’s packed with travel guides, tips and itineraries, … Read More
Illustration by Zohar Lazar Class of 1951
I discovered that Tom Eubank (BA) and I were born in the same hospital in Port Arthur, Texas, a few months apart. When … Read More
Illustration by Allison Kerek
CLASS OF 1954John Aronson (BA) writes to advise us of the interesting people he has met in the retirement home: The son of a man who … Read More
It’s an understatement to say that Burt McMurtry ’56, who passed away Sept. 2, 2018, left a lasting impact on Rice.
At the heart of the McMurtry legacy is a … Read More
God, Improv, and the Art of Living By MaryAnn McKibben Dana ’94 (William B. Eerdmans Publishing Co., 2018)
MaryAnn McKibben Dana ’94, an ordained pastor and improv student, … Read More
1. Where ties come to die.
2. The wood paneling on either end of the bar was originally from Lovett College.
3. Doctoral student Hannah Pearce manages social events for the … Read More
The Which Way Tree Elizabeth Crook ’82 (Little, Brown and Company, 2018)
It’s an early morning in Civil War-era Texas when 6-year-old Samantha is mauled by a panther. She … Read More
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