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Rice University finds coronavirus testing error after plans to start online

by Emily Bamforth

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

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

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

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

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