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  1. Morning Roundup 3/18/15Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Christianity Today

    WASHINGTON The sociologist who busted myths last year with her study finding that the majority of scientists are religious, not God-denying atheists, is at it again. Elaine Howard Ecklund, director of Rice University's Religion and Public Life Program, said 70 percent of self-identified evangelicals "do not view religion and science as being in conflict."

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  2. Annise ParkerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | The Washington Post

    ... going to Astros games with her father. After moving around with her family, she returned in 1974 to attend Rice University. There she studied anthropology, psychology and sociology, and helped to found a gay student group on campus. After Rice, she ...

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  3. Minimal device maximizes macula imagingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | PhysOrg Weblog

    A smart and simple method developed at Rice University to image a patient's eye could help monitor eye health and spot signs of macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy, especially in developing nations. The patient-operated, portable device invented at Rice is called mobileVision.

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  4. Senate bill impacts private university police rcordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Click2Houston

    ... BY STATE SENATOR JOHN WHIT MYER IN RESPONSE TO A CHANNEL 2 INVESTIGATION INTO A CONTROVERSIAL ARREST BY THE RICE UNIVERSITY POLICE DEPARTMENT. WE OBTAINED A SMALL PORTION OF PATROL CAR VIDEO SHOWING RICE UNIVERSITY POLICE OFFICERS STRIKING IVAN JOE ...

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  5. Authors Sybil Pittman Estess and Ted Estess read at Friendswood Public LibraryRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Examiner.com

    On Thursday, March 26, married writing duo Sybil Pittman Estess and Ted Estess will read at the Friendswood Public Library at 7 p.m. Sybill Pittmann Estess, Ph.D., a nominee for the Poet Laureate of Texas in both 2009 and 2015, will be present to read from her newest poetry collection 'Like That: New and Selected Poems.' She has taught at multiple universities, including the University of St. Thomas, the University of Houston, Rice University, Houston Community College, and Blinn College.

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  6. Private D1 All-StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Rivals.com

    ... Cape Henry. He averaged Clarke was joined on the D1 All-State team by senior Marcus Evans who is headed to Rice University. This years State runner-up Paul VI had two 1st team performers in senior Franklin Howard who is headed to Syracuse and Rivals ...

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  7. Most Evangelical Christians Say Science and Religion Can CoexistRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | LiveScience

    Never mind the outspoken Christian leaders who reject the Big Bang and human evolution; nearly 70 percent of rank-and-file evangelicals in the United States say they don't see religion and science as being totally at odds, a new survey found. "Although many politicians and the media at large portray evangelicals as distrustful of science , we found that this is more myth than reality," Elaine Howard Ecklund, a sociologist at Rice University who orchestrated the survey, said in a statement .

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  8. Gener8tor ranked 14th-best start-up accelerator in the U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    Gener8tor , a start-up training program that operates in Milwaukee and Madison, was named the 14th-best seed accelerator in the country by the 2014 Seed Accelerator Rankings Project at the South by Southwest conference in Austin, Texas, on Tuesday. The annual rankings are compiled by Yael Hochberg, an associate professor of finance and entrepreneurship at Rice University, and the rankings project, which is run by Susan Cohen, an assistant professor of management at the University of Richmond.

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  9. Rice women's coach Williams retires after 10 seasonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | KHOU-TV Houston

    Rice University head women's basketball coach Greg Williams announced on Tuesday his decision to retire from coaching after 10 seasons of guiding the women's program at his alma mater. Rice women's coach Williams retires after 10 seasons Rice University head women's basketball coach Greg Williams announced on Tuesday his decision to retire from coaching after 10 seasons of guiding the women's program at his alma mater.

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  10. California: Natural Gas SupplyRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Infrastructure USA

    ... and scholarly publications, and enhancing the quality and breadth of transportation education. About the Rice University Center for Energy Studies The mission of CES will to provide policymakers, ...

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  11. Researchers team up to study stomach fluRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Medical News

    Rice University bioengineers are teaming with colleagues from Baylor College of Medicine and MD Anderson Cancer Center to apply the latest techniques in tissue engineering toward the study of one of the most common and deadly human illnesses -- the stomach flu. The bacteria and viruses that cause acute gastroenteritis often come from contaminated food or water and result in cramps, nausea, diarrhea and vomiting.

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  12. March Madness: Is John Oliver right? Should NCAA pay college athletes?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... as was the case with both former University of Oklahoma basketball player Kyle Hardrick and former Rice University football player Joseph Agnew, according to the Daily Caller. The Daily Caller reported, that although the NCAA has an injury insurance ...

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  13. Obama's Favorite Isn't Netanyahu as Israelis Head to the PollsRead the original story

    Monday Mar 16 | Bloomberg

    ... the U.S.-Israel relationship," said Djerejian, founding director of the Baker Institute for Public Policy at Rice University in Houston. The election outcome is unlikely to affect many elements of the U.S.-Israeli relationship, from trade to ...

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  14. Evangelicals and scientists are closer than many realizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Deseret News

    ... of scientists are religious, not God-denying atheists, is at it again. Elaine Howard Ecklund, director of Rice University's Religion and Public Life Program, said 70 percent of self-identified evangelicals "do not view religion and science as being ...

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  15. Private Equity and US Shale: Playing The Long GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Forbes.com

    ... firms thrive on market uncertainty says Vincent Kaminski, Professor in the Practice of Energy Management at Rice University 's Jones Graduate School of Business. "Smart players with deep pockets cherry pick the best assets in the best locations. ...

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  16. Biblical scholars and Theologians you should be readingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Examiner.com

    ... ment of which his commentaries on 1 Corinthians and Philippians are a part. [wikipedia] Duane Garrett (B.A., Rice University M.Div., Trinity Evangelical Divinity

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  17. Missing spring breakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Click Orlando

    ... d personal items were later found in a garbage can near the home, but police don't know what happened to the Rice University student.

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  18. Gobblers work thru challenges before district playRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | The Cuero Record, Cuero, Texas

    ... starters: senior Reid Schiffbauer, catcher; senior Case Farris, outfielder; and sophomore D'Mond LaFond (Rice University commit), pitcher and short stop. The team consists of four seniors, two juniors, six sophomores, and one freshmen. With a young ...

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  19. Dallas Fed's Fisher once again calls for higher interest rates sooner than later in final speechRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Dallas Morning News

    ... I posit that prompt action to scale back policy accommodation is likely to prove imperative." He spoke at Rice University's Baker Institute for Public Policy in Houston. Fisher has long called for the Federal Reserve to gradually raise interest ...

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  20. Missing spring breakerRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | News 4 Jax

    ... d personal items were later found in a garbage can near the home, but police don't know what happened to the Rice University student.

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