Grad students run the show at Screech 2015

(originally posted by Rice Engineering) With show-biz polish and Tweet-like concision, 26 engineering graduate students at Rice University pitched their research in 90-second bursts at the fourth-annual Screech Competition, sponsored by the Rice Center for Engineering Leadership (RCEL). Taking first place and awarded the top prize of $500 in the highly competitive event was Sydney […]

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Southwest Node of NSF I-Corps hosts regional program

In October, the Southwest Node of NSF I-Corps hosted a regional program to develop potentially eligible teams for national I-Corps grants. Organized by Rice University and the University of Houston, seven teams from both schools spent 10 days learning and implementing best practices for linking their innovation to the right market. The opening workshop, led […]

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RCEL Mentorship Program Kick-Off Event Recap

The inaugural RCEL Mentorship Program Kick-Off event took place on October 8th in Duncan Hall on the Rice Campus.  Students and mentors came out to learn more about the program, and to meet each other face-to-face, many for the first time.   The Mentorship Student Committee – Teju Kishore (senior, ChBE), Rachel Gray (senior, ECE), and AJ Mao (junior, […]

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