Events & Announcements

The Rice History Department is active both on and off campus in exploring the nature and consequences of the past. Rice historians  attend conferences around the world to share their work, but also often invite scholars from various disciplines to Houston to enrich students and faculty alike.

Please explore the links to the left for details on upcoming and past events.

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Upcoming Events


Thursday, March 12, 2015

4:30 PM - 7:00 PM

If Everyone Cared: Transnational Indigenous Women’s Activism and Child Welfare, 1960-1980
Lecture/Lecture Series
Cosponsor: Center for the Study of Women, Gender, and Sexuality

By: Margaret Jacobs
Fondren Library
Kyle Morrow Room

Friday, March 13, 2015 - Saturday, March 14, 2015

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Crossing Places / Crossing Cultures - Rice-UNICAMP Seminar III

RMC/Ley Student Center
Farnsworth Pavilion

Monday, March 23, 2015

4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Hitler's Furies: German Women in the Nazi Killing FIelds
Lecture/Lecture Series

By: Wendy Lower
John K. Roth Professor of History & George R. Roberts Fellow
From: Claremont McKenna College
Fondren Library
Kyle Morrow Room