2019 Friends of Fondren Library Gala
This fall, Wheatfield will be playing a show inside Fondren’s South Reading Room
on Nov. 2 from 6 to 8 p.m., the continuation of a popular homecoming concert series
in collaboration with the Friends of Fondren Library.
Please RSVP early, see link on this page.
Featuring Edward P. Djerejian
Director, Rice University's Institute for Public Policy
Please join us for the Annual Meeting and Membership Dinner with a special presentation by The Honorable Lee H. Rosenthal, Chief U.S. District Judge, Southern District of Texas and Rice University Trustee Emeritus. Ticket required.
Please join us for Meet the Author: Diana Strassmann
Founding editor of Feminist Economics
Please join us for THE BOOKS THAT SHAPED MY WORLD, featuring David Leebron, Rice University President
On Wednesday, January 31, 2018, the Friends of Fondren Library will host its annual event honoring Rice faculty, staff, alumni and members of the Friends of Fondren Library who have authored a book, edited a journal, composed a major musical work or mounted a one-person art show in the calendar year 2017.
Please register for this event using the button to the right.
Friends of Fondren Library's Meet the Author Co-Chairs Kristin Necessary '01 and Mindy Vanderford '84 invite you to join us for a special event featuring John B. Boles '65, the William P. Hobby Professor of History at Rice University and the former editor of the Journal of Southern History, who will discuss his book "Jefferson: Architect of American Liberty." A question-and-answer session and casual reception will follow.