Glasscock School Blog

Would you like to get to know us better? Our blog is a great place to start. Browse in-depth features that discuss our rich variety of courses and esteemed instructors, as well as articles about our involvement in the Houston community.

people gathered at event in Peter Brown Gallery at the Anderson Clarke Center
May 15 , 2015

'Creative Community' Student Art Exhibit

Last night, the Susanne M. Glasscock School of Continuing Studies hosted a new student art exhibit titled “Creative Community” in the Anderson-Clarke Center.

Professor leading course
May 08 , 2015

Building the Next Generation of Philanthropists

Whether a child chooses to help their neighbor with yard work or collect cans for a food bank, early moments of kindness can foster a lifelong interest in the common good.

Attentive audience in auditorium
May 01 , 2015

Development and Finance Symposium is a Success

While the development and finance offices within a nonprofit can function independently, organizations benefit significantly when they collaborate.

Writing camp participants playing game in the ACC lawn
Apr 24 , 2015

Finding the Write Camp for Summer

Summer camp is a rite of passage for children all across the country, and if you are a parent, then you are probably already clamoring to fill your child’s summer docket.

MLS graduates with Dean Mary McIntire
Apr 17 , 2015

Three of Our Own Honored by Fondren Library

The Friends of Fondren Library will host its annual event honoring Rice University faculty, staff, alumni and members of the Friends of Fondren Library.

Continuing studies friendships
Apr 10 , 2015

An Association of Continuing Friendships

After earning their masters, some MLS alumni weren’t ready to call it quits and applied their extra energy and focus to forming the new board.

Art gallery of Instructor Art at ACC
Apr 03 , 2015

The Fine Art of Instruction

All of our instructors here at the Glasscock School are so much more than instructors. They’re experts who are active in their fields and teaching is just one of the ways they contribute to their

Azaleas on the Rice campus
Mar 31 , 2015

Spring Arrives on the Rice Campus

Everywhere you look on the Rice campus, spring is arriving in many beautiful ways.

Person leading professional development
Mar 25 , 2015

Getting a Focus on Diversity

One of the Center for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Leadership’s upcoming courses springs from the idea that diversity is an essential aspect of development offices.

Empty living room
Mar 20 , 2015

Twenty Years of Dream Homes

Architect and interior designer Brent Nyquist has taught our class "Designing, Building and Remodeling Your Dream Home" for 20 years this spring.

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