Rice University’s Student Newspaper — Since 1916

Friday, August 23, 2019 — Houston, TX 80°

66 items found for your search. If no results were found please broaden your search.
















Caffeine Culture: How Rice Consumes caffeine today

(10/06/11 12:00am)

Caffeine is as much a staple of college life as free T-shirts and ramen noodles. Recently, newcomers like energy drinks and caffeinated alcohol have joined the caffeine offering and created quite a buzz. However, at least here at Rice, they have yet to overturn the popularity of traditional drinks like tea, soda and – above all – coffee.





ALFA money spending determined

(09/08/11 12:00am)

After a summer of deliberation, grant and endowment proposals totaling nearly $3 million from the KTRU radio tower sale have been approved by the Asset Liquidation Funds Appropriation Committee and President David Leebron. The grants that were supported will go into effect this year while the endowments await approval by the Board of Trustees at their upcoming September meeting.


September 11 vigil promotes community

(09/08/11 12:00am)

There will be a campus-wide candlelight vigil on Sunday, September 11, at 8 p.m. in the Central Quad commemorating the 10th anniversary of the attacks of September 11, 2001. This vigil will begin with a reading of Tony Kushner's "A Prayer for New York," include prayers from a variety of religious organizations, and close with the Phils singing the National Anthem.