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  • Blogs

    January 17, 2013

    A Secretary of State, an Elk Head, and Rice Students - What Could Go Wrong?

    The most well-known prank in Rice history took place on a warm spring morning in 1988. A few years after the idea first crept into their keg-addled minds, a handful of engineering students erected a pair of 24-foot A-frames around the campus's centerpiece, a one-ton statue of William Marsh Rice that ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 18, 2010

    KTRU Staff, Supporters Vent, Discuss Plans To Fight Station's Sale

    Photos by Chris GrayThe atmosphere before Monday's meeting resembled a study hall without the books.​Still stunned, confused and exhausted from the news that Rice University had agreed to sell the terrestrial broadcast rights and capabilities of its largely student-staffed radio station KTRU ( ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 26, 2008

    Zipcar Comes To Houston (To Rice, At Any Rate)

    Zipcar is a green-ish, Yankee-land concept that actually makes sense for a lot of people -- you can rent a eco-friendly car for a couple of hours, relatively cheaply. It's a concept that now has come to Houston. If you're a Rice student. Rice has signed on with Zipcar, and as of today students, fa ... More >>

  • News

    October 12, 2006

    Faking College

    A student impersonator "attends" Rice University for a year

  • Calendar

    March 17, 1994