David Eagleman '93:
The ARA invites you to attend a viewing party for the two-part premiere of David Eagleman’s “The Brain” on PBS on Wednesday, October 14 from 8 to 10 pm, at The Gorgeous Gael, 5555 Morningside Dr. Click here for more information and/or to register for this free event. Also, click here to read the Houstonia article entitled "
The Brain Man of Baylor".Ruth Pfeiffer (1919 - 2015):
On September 21, Ruth Pfeiffer passed away. She was married to longtime CAAM professor Paul Pfeiffer for 70 years when he passed away in 2012. Theirs “was a lifetime of extraordinary service to early childhood education, to the Methodist Church and to Rice University”. Also, two of their children graduated from Rice, Paul Pfeiffer in 1967 and Marilyn Vaughan in 1970. Click here for the Chronicle obituary. Rice History Corner:
for Melissa Kean's
latest blog entry entitled "Behind the Chemistry Building".