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February 12, 2016

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Amy Hobby ‘86 has been nominated for a 2016 Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature.  She was the producer for the Netflix documentary “What Happened, Miss Simone?”, a film about the life of singer and civil rights activist Nina Simone.  Read more.  

Way to go, Bev Schorre, John Wolda, Ann Bixby, Clarke Anderson, Bryant Wilkinson, Sallie Schwall, Tom Stallings, Bob Toone, Peter Fasullo, Kirwin Drouet, Rod Boane, John Montana, Susan Zimmerman, Joe Welsh, Donald Bowers, Ted Richard, Bob Reinhold, Rick Sheridan, Betty Bixby and Mike Ross 

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February 11, 2016

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Name the Rice alum who has been nominated for a 2016 Academy Award.  Email your answer here.

February 10, 2016

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New Owl soccer signee Erin Mikeska continues the Rice Athletics legacy as father Shawn (1985-86) and her uncle Carl (1982-83-84-85) were both baseball lettermen for the Owls.

Way to go, John Wolda, Rand Stephens, Ted Richard, Bob Toone, Russell Henderson, Ann Bixby, Donald Bowers, Bev Schorre, Clarke Anderson, Peter Fasullo, Bob Reinhold, Rod Boane, Jeff Farney, Betty Bixby, Barney McCoy, Rick Sheridan, Mike Ross and Sallie Schwall 

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February 9, 2016

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Name the new Owl signee from last Wednesday whose father and uncle were both Rice baseball lettermen.  Email your answer here.

February 5, 2016

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New Rice soccer signee Allie Gonzalez’s grandfather Johnny Egan played 11 years in the NBA and later served as a coach for the Houston Rockets.  Read more and more. 

Way to go, Bev Schorre, Peter Fasullo, Ann Bixby, Bob Reinhold, Clarke Anderson, John Wolda, Sallie Schwall, Betty Bixby, Bryant Wilkinson, Rod Boane, Mike Ross and Donald Bowers!

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February 4, 2016

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First, click here to watch a video of Carolina Panthers Equipment Manager Jackie Miles describing how his staff prepares for the Super Bowl move.  (Thanks, Ellen Pierce!)

Name the new Owl signee from yesterday whose grandfather played 11 years in the NBA and later served as a coach for the Houston Rockets.  Email your answer here.

February 3, 2016

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First, thanks to Donald Bowers for the guest trivia question!

Carolina Panthers Equipment Manager Jackie Miles held the same position for the Rice football team from 1986 to 1992.  Also, his wife Julie worked at Rice as the ticket manager.  Read a Q&A with Jackie here.  And, click here for a photo of Jackie and Donald before the Panthers vs. Ravens game on September 28, 2014.

Way to go, Joe Welsh, Ann Bixby, Clarke Anderson, Bob Toone, Peter Fasullo, John Wolda, Rick Sheridan, Jeff Farney, Bob Reinhold, Kirwin Drouet, Eric Graff, Rod Boane, Betty Bixby, Jimmy Disch, Bryant Wilkinson, Bev Schorre, Mike Ross, Sallie Schwall and Vicki Bretthauer!  

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February 2, 2016

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Name the present member of the Carolina Panthers Football Operations staff who previously held the same position for the Rice football team.  Email your answer here.

 

January 29, 2016

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Denver head coach Gary Kubiak has participated in six Super Bowls, losing three as a player with Denver and winning three as an assistant coach with Denver and San Francisco.  His son Klein ’13 was a three-year Rice football letterman (2010-11-12).  Also, he is the brother-in-law of former Rice assistant baseball coach David Pierce.  Read more. 

Way to go, John Wolda, Ellen Pierce, Bev Schorre, Clarke Anderson, Harvin Moore, Bob Toone, Sallie Schwall, Ted Richard, Tom Stallings, Kirkwood Johnston, Dick Fuqua, Jimmy Disch, Peter Fasullo, Carrie Brown, Scott Wise, Rick Sheridan, David Gano, Ann Bixby, Kirwin Drouet, Chris Reichert, John Montana, Jeff Farney, Nancy Burch, Jim Woodruff, Bob Reinhold, Donald Bowers, Bryant Wilkinson, Barney McCoy, Betty Bixby, Greg Mathews, Bob Malinak, Rod Boane, Mike Ross, Joe Welsh, Steve Gilliland, Gene Timberlake and Joe Durrenberger!

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January 28, 2016

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Who will be participating in his seventh Super Bowl next Sunday, either as a player, assistant coach or head coach?  Email your answer here.
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