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Rice University finds coronavirus testing error after plans to start online

by Emily Bamforth • 9 months ago

More than 90% of positive cases came from a testing provider that had altered its protocols. But Rice is sticking with its current remote learning plan.

As COVID-19 surges, Rice University switches to online instruction

by Emily Bamforth • 9 months ago

The university's provost announced the first two weeks of instruction will be switched to an online format.

Harvard names Rice's Klara Jelinkova as new CIO

by Emily Bamforth • 11 months ago

Jelinkova will start as Harvard's CIO on Sept. 13, filling a role left by long-time IT leader Anne Margulies, who retired in May.

Rice University awards more than $1.6 million in startup competition

by Ryan Johnston • 1 year ago

A team that enables gas stations to update prices and track sales remotely won the top prize at the annual competition.

University students saved $177 million in 2018 using OpenStax OER

by Ryan Johnston • 3 years ago

The era of traditional textbooks and their high costs is coming to a close, says OpenStax' David Harris.