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.

Azaleas on the Rice campus with Lovett Hall in background
Mar 02 , 2016

Rice Alum Returns to Advance Religious Tolerance

Last summer, Zahra Jamal, Ph.D., who earned two undergraduate degrees from Rice University, was named the associate director for community engagement at Rice’s Boniuk Institute for the Study and

Anderson Clarke Center
Feb 24 , 2016

'Scribal Culture' and the Internet

In an era of Internet communication, what can we learn from turning points in “scribal culture”?

Participants active at a brain changer event
Feb 22 , 2016

Moving Your Body Can Be a Brain Changer

Personal expression is not only the words you choose or the manner in which you convey those words. The way you use your body communicates more than you might think.

Academic Quad with Flowers
Feb 12 , 2016

Our Valentine’s Gift to You: Love + Empathy

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, the Glasscock School is offering a fresh look at the complex subjects of love and empathy. Dr. Michael Winters will teach two courses that explore these

Anderson Clarke Center
Feb 10 , 2016

Memorial Concert to be Held for Demaris Hudspeth

Glasscock School's dear friend, Demaris Hudspeth, and her husband Hank left an indelible mark on our school and the continuing education programs it provides.

People excavating outside
Feb 08 , 2016

Space City as an Archaeological Site?

Houston has a history rich with details that can help us better understand our ancestors and our environment and perhaps also our future.

Anderson-Clarke Center at night
Feb 04 , 2016

Anderson-Clarke Center Earns LEED Gold

The Anderson-Clarke Center has earned the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certification by the U.S. Green Building Council.

People gathered for brainstorming
Oct 20 , 2015

Getting Creative With the Process

More than the latest CRMs or analytic models, there is one asset every organization should utilize to maximize the potential of their workforce: improv.

Three guests at A Decade of MLS event
Oct 16 , 2015

Celebrating a Successful Decade of MLS

The Glasscock School of Continuing Studies’ Master of Liberal Studies Program (MLS) celebrated 10 years of changing lives with an anniversary event on Sept. 11, 2015.

Angela Seaworth
Oct 16 , 2015

Congratulations to Our Own Angela Seaworth!

Director of the Center for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Leadership Angela Seaworth, ACFRE, recently received the M. Anne Murphy Award for Professional Advancement.

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