Monthly Archives: November 2011

Alumni Athletics and an Anniversary

I noticed today on Alan Shelby’s fantastic Rice University Baseball Players Association website that an alumni baseball game is planned for February. Sounds like a lot of fun and probably no one will get hurt. It reminded me of something … Continue reading

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Biology, again

As I’ve been stumbling through the last few busy days, I find that I’m still thinking about the early years of the Biology Department. I’m not quite ready to leave them yet. One of the most interesting things in George … Continue reading

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Monday Mystery

I got back from Omaha on Saturday, just in time to help with our move back into our renovated house. It’s been crazy for the last few days but, as you know, I never stop thinking about my Rice blog. … Continue reading

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What is that over by West Hall? UPDATE

I woke up in the middle of the night and realized that I knew the answer. Remember this? Here’s the map, from 1922:  

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Friday Afternoon Follies: Animal Care and Use Committee Alert

I’m feeling a bit like the mouse today.

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What is that over by West Hall?

I used up all my energy today putting together a baby swing. Seriously. I’ve got nothing left. But—I do have a couple of pictures. These are two more from the batch that Officer David Anderson of the RUPD brought in … Continue reading

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Cohen House Waiters

I really enjoy Cohen House. Outside of the the library, it’s my favorite place on campus. My daughter had her wedding reception there. It feels like home. It’s a beautiful spot, the food is pretty good and I’ve heard some great … Continue reading

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