Monthly Archives: May 2012

Another Family Visit to the Archives

Today we had a visit from the granddaughter of Percy Daniell, one of Rice’s earliest math professors. She was accompanied by other family members and all of them were friendly and gracious, delighted to see the many letters her grandfather … Continue reading

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Commencement When It Rains

I’ve been rushing all day and I’m still in a hurry so this will be quick! Also, in an unprecedented move I am giving the Bonus first, just in case I don’t have time to finish. OK, here we go. … Continue reading

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Commencement 1968

I was looking for some pictures of the 1950 commencement this afternoon, none too hopefully. While the early ceremonies are all carefully documented, things became more sporadic after the late 1940s. Commencement photos from the ’50s, ’60s and even into … Continue reading

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