“Rice has followed Lovett’s vision even as it has transformed over the years. As a leading research university with a distinctive commitment to undergraduate education, Rice continues to aspire to pathbreaking research, unsurpassed teaching and contributions to the betterment of the world.”

President’s Notes


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While I write this at a difficult and dangerous time with 17 million diagnosed cases of COVID-19 in the United States and over 300,000 deaths, we are beginning to see …

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Town Hall 2021

President Leebron presents an update about what has happened at Rice in the wake of COVID-19 and a look ahead to the future.

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