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Dateline Rice for July 16, 2018 (Weekend Edition)

A feature on the Dover String Quartet notes that its members — 2013 Rice alumni Camden Shaw, Joel Link, Bryan Lee and Milena Pajaro-Van de Stadt — formerly served...

    Dateline Rice for July 16, 2018 (Weekend Edition)
    Rice University Social Sciences school to get new building Rice University will break ground on the Patricia Lipoma Kraft '87 and Jonathan A. Kraft Hall for Social Sciences, a new home for the School of Social Sciences, in August. The new building will be named for Rice trustee Patti Kraft and her husband, Jonathan Kraft, the lead donors for the project.
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Dateline Rice for June 21, 2018

An article cites a 2016 Rice study that determined the usefulness of Google Consumer Surveys as a low-cost tool for doing rigorous social scientific work and is likely to be a useful platform for survey experimentalists.

    Dateline Rice for June 21, 2018
    NATIONAL/INTERNATIONAL It's time to end the crisis in the Gulf Kristian Coates Ulrichsen, fellow for the Middle East at Rice's Baker Institute for Public Policy, authored an op-ed calling for the U.S. to help broker an end to the economic and diplomatic blockade of Qatar by neighboring Persian Gulf nations.
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Dateline Rice for June 14, 2018

A 2015 Rice study titled “Lessons from a School District-University Research Partnership” by co-author Ruth López Turley, director of Rice’s Houston Education Research Consortium, associate director of research at Rice’s Kinder Institute for Urban Research and professor of sociology, is cited.

    Dateline Rice for June 14, 2018
    NATIONAL/INTERNATIONAL What the happiest 2-career couples are doing differently Research from Otilia Obodaru, assistant professor of management at Rice's Jones Graduate School of Business, is [...]
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Dateline Rice for May 25, 2018

An article about performance enhancing drugs mentions a 2005 Rice study about the effects of erythropoietin in the body.

    Dateline Rice for May 25, 2018
    Gut sensor could monitor health - and beam results to a smartphone Scientists have developed a small, ingestible capsule that mixes synthetic biology and electronics to detect bleeding in the digestive tract, but the sensors may need to be much more sensitive to reliably measure chemicals in the gut, according to Jeffrey Tabor, assistant professor of bioengineering and of biosciences.
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Dateline Rice for May 21, 2018 (Weekend Edition)

...about methods to increase college application rates for Houston Independent School District students mentions a 2015 Rice study that determined that hiring more college counselors increased rates by 23 percent. Research from...

    Dateline Rice for May 21, 2018 (Weekend Edition)
    How Conoco's fight with Venezuela landed in Curacao: QuickTake Francisco Monaldi, fellow in Latin American energy policy at the Center for Energy Studies, the Mexico Center and the Latin America Initiative at the Baker Institute for Public Policy and a lecturer in energy economics at Rice, is quoted in an article about Conoco's recent asset seizure of Venezuela's oil and gas equipment as well as in an article about the likely economic fallout of Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro's re-election victory.
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