Rice University

Medicine and Healing in the Age of Slavery Conference

This conference will bring together scholars of medicine, health, and slavery to further this growing area of research. It also seeks to breakdown temporal and geographical borders normally imposed upon these studies by including researchers concerned with both Atlantic and Second Slavery from around the Atlantic World.

Sponsored by the History Department http://history.rice.edu

Gnostic America Conference

International conference on the study of religion sponsored by Rice University Department of Religious Studies

For more information visit: https://reli.rice.edu/

March 28, 2018 - 12:00noon-9:00pm
March 29, 2018 - 8:00am-6:00pm
March 30, 2018 - 8:00am-6:00pm
March 31, 2018 - 9:00am-6:00pm 

Climate Group at Baker Institute and the Union of Concerned Scientists in DC

The Baker Institute Climate Group and colleagues from the Union of concerned scientists are organizing a public event structured around an exciting high-level dialogue and information-sharing from experts, including:
− Scientific and health experts who can discuss the climate change risks faced by Texans—which might include, for example, the increasingly frequent and extreme weather events in the state, the potential threat of rising seas, and/or the public health implications of a changing climate.