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Ying Zhou, Zhanhang “Jill” Zhou, Ruitao Xu

How these Rice students are interning for Amazon during COVID-19 Tuesday, May. 26, 2020

Amazon made the decision to not only maintain their summer internship program but to move it remotely.

Kaede Gordon

How Kaede Gordon found herself at home studying engineering in Dublin Thursday, May. 21, 2020

In Ireland, the CEE senior found community and camaraderie among engineering students similar to Rice.

Lydia Kavraki

Kavraki honored with 2019 ACM/AAAI Allen Newell Award Wednesday, May. 20, 2020

Rice computer scientist also elected as a Fellow to the International Academy of Medical and Biological Engineering.

Leonardo Dueñas-Osorio, Jamie Padgett, Junghae Suh, Ashok Veerarag, Rafael Verduzcohavan,

Five engineering faculty promoted to full professor Monday, May. 18, 2020

Promotion from the rank of associate professor effective July 1.


National Society of Black Engineers named Rice's student org of year Friday, May. 15, 2020

Award recognizes registered undergraduate student organization that advances the mission of university.

Chiraag Kaushik

How Chiraag Kaushik learned to communicate across cultural lines Thursday, May. 14, 2020

Study abroad took the ECE major to Singapore — a melting pot of Asian cultures.

Daniel Preston

Preston to study how temperatures affect the COVID-19 pandemic Wednesday, May. 13, 2020

Assistant professor of mechanical engineering has received a $159,000 National Science Foundation Rapid Response Research grant for project.

Kathy Ensor

Ensor elected president of American Statistical Association Monday, May. 4, 2020

ASA is the second-oldest continuously operating professional society in the U.S., with more than 19,000 members.

Todd Treangen

Treangen awarded $1.5 million to develop new DNA screening tools Monday, May. 4, 2020

Rice computer scientist will continue development of the Sequence to Functional Analysis of Threats software.