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GMC, Inc. Recognized with 10 Energy & Clean Technology Most Promising Companies Award at Rice Alliance Venture Forum
Classmates make an impact before they reach the classroom
Rice, UT and A&M form NSF hub to move ideas to marketplace
Celebration of Entrepreneurship
Jones School EMBA assistant director receives Whitaker Scholarship
Business groups, capital market participation have complementary effects for Indian companies
Jones Graduate School of Business joins international effort to boost women’s careers
Why MBA candidates gain more from professors engaged in research
Rice Alliance for Technology and Entrepreneurship named No. 1 university business incubator in the world
The Price is Right... Or Not
Jones Graduate School of Business goes deep sea fishing
Rice Ph.D. students and professor awarded in Consumer Insights Challenge
4 Jones School professors recognized with teaching honors
Jones School's Zeff earns distinction from the Spanish Royal Academy of Doctors
Building an immersive, inclusive culture
How state ownership hampered entrepreneurship in Chinese companies
Transparency is key for marketers using location-based micro-marketing
Performance measures for CEOs vary greatly
Team from RWTH Aachen University, Germany, wins 2014 Rice Business Plan Competition
Competitive Pricing and the Amazon Fire TV Launch
Marketing Symposium reveals new trends
Don’t shop for travel at work
Rice Business Plan Competition announces 42 finalists to compete for more than $1 million in prizes
Owlspark
Rice launches enhanced MBA for Executives
Great entrepreneurs are neither made nor born
Rice MBA Capstone students re-energize 61-year-old Houston nonprofit
Top female execs share winning leadership practices, traits
A Case for Marketing Recognition
Jones School simulation exercise mirrors the real world
Jones School names Fleck assistant dean of external relations
Rice Summer Business Institute celebrates a decade of discovery
Don’t forget the customers after mergers
Rice MBA program ranks No. 19 nationally
Rice students to create Rubik’s Cube mosaic of Nelson Mandela in honor of Black History Month
Rice's Education Entrepreneurship Program wins MBA Roundtable Innovator Award
The Corner Office: Annise Parker
Customers, Computers and Companies
The Way I See It: Unconventional wisdom in developing countries
Gender matters in negative word-of-mouth advertising
Jones School audit research makes an impression
Alum takes a bite out of Shark Tank
Rice U. study: It's not easy ‘being green’
War Stories at Rice Veterans Event
WEN is a Win: New Rice Chapter of Women’s Energy Network starts with momentum
Bringing Technology to Houston-area Educators
Jones School faculty’s papers among most impactful in marketing science
Conversations in Career Management
Rice MBA for Executives rises to top ten in the U.S.
JGSB professors recognized for research excellence
Rice University's Jones School ranks among country's top MBA programs
Dao Chloe Dao — a few years after ALP
MBAs Help Ruggles Green Rise and Shine
Rice's graduate entrepreneurship program again ranked No. 4 in US
New scholarship honors former Rice board chair
Jones School MBA and professor hold panel discussion at this year’s NBMBAA conference
High Security Accounting
Rice Business Plan Competition Winners ringing the NASDAQ closing bell today
OwlSpark’s Pitch Day helps make Rice ‘the Entrepreneurship University’
Book by Rice professor identifies new model examining class and consumer behavior in Brazil
New chair at the Jones School supports undergraduate business education
Jones School lead academic sponsor for annual NBMBAA conference
Internationally recognized marketing scholar joins Jones School
Rice University Announces New Whitaker Scholarship Recipients
Pay Attention to the Message
The Jones School creates new position of associate dean for programs
Rice University’s Jones School to launch James S. Turley-Ernst & Young Leadership Development Initiative focusing on accounting education
Senior associate dean returns to research
Hong Kong is new destination for Jones School Assistant Dean
Rice Alliance named top global university business incubator
Ask the Experts: A Conversation on Branding
JGSEO’s Rousing Second Annual Owl Tank Competition Builds Momentum
Jones School reaches milestone with 5000th alumnus
Renberg named associate VP for resource development
External Relations welcomes assistant director of alumni relations
Whether anger impacts negotiation outcomes depends on ethnicity of negotiator
OwlSpark to ignite entrepreneurship on campus
Entrepreneurial spirit generates collaboration on campus
Rice's Jones School reaches out to America's veterans
2013 Rice Business Plan Competition awards $1.5 million, crowns world champion
Penn State’s Smeal College of Business wins first prize in the second annual Rice MBA Marketing Case Competition sponsored by Cameron
First homeland security secretary Tom Ridge to speak at Rice April 16
Jones School announces Military Scholar Program
42 teams from around the world to compete in 2013 Rice Business Plan Competition
New book by Rice business professor offers insider view of energy markets
Jones School to host ‘The Role of Private Equity in the Global Economy’
Jones School welcomes new Executive Education team member
Jones School announces new senior associate dean
Undergraduates Up To Gumball Challenge
More than a case study
Jones School’s 13th Annual Women in Leadership Conference boasts record-breaking attendance
Jones School to host 10th annual Texas Investment Portfolio Symposium
Career and Internship Expo scheduled for Feb. 6
Rice MBA ranks No. 17 nationally in new ranking
JGSB professors accept prestigious roles beyond the hedges
Accounting Professor Awarded for Impact on the Practice
Rice MBAs gain sage advice for crisis management
In decision-making, it might be worth trusting your gut
Jones School welcomes new executive director of Career Management Center
MBA Candidate Fauss Receives Texas Business Hall of Fame scholarship award
Corporate wrongdoers should stick to the facts in post-crisis message
Jesse Jones, Capitalism and the Common Good (Part 2)
Understanding how x causes y is a must for Dr. James Weston
Rice Executive MBA Alum Wins 2012 Women on the Move Award
Jones School Among Country’s Best in New Rankings
Rice MBA ranked No. 25 in the US – Up 14 positions in global ranking
Rice MBA Alum Hosts Presidential Visit
Starbucks CFO to present ‘Unconventional Business: How Starbucks Succeeds by Taking the Road Less Traveled’ at Jones School Oct. 3
Rice University's Jones Graduate School of Business has No. 4 graduate entrepreneurship program in the US
Rice University ranked among top 10 colleges for ‘Aspiring Entrepreneurs’ on Unigo.com
Rice MBA Student Builds Success with National Real Estate Scholarship Win
Winners of the 2012 Rice Business Plan Competition ring closing bell at Nasdaq
Jesse Jones, Capitalism and the Common Good
Where the Action (Figure) Is
Daily deal industry shows no evidence of slowing down
Liberals versus conservatives: How politics affects charitable giving
Grace appointed as new Director of Student Services at Jones School
Another Winning Season for Jones School Finance Students
Model Behavior
Alternative approach to medical education may increase interest in and meet demand for careers in geriatric health
Jones School honors five faculty members for excellence in teaching
Owl Tank: Supporting Entrepreneurship at the Jones School
Perspectives In Time
2012 Rice Business Plan Competition Awards $1.55 Million in Prizes – Richest Ever
Jones School Education Helps Alum “Ovarcome”
Interactive Madness at 2012 South by Southwest
A Winning Season
Rice MBA Ranks 25 Nationally in US News
Facebook Fan Pages are Effective Marketing Tool
Case Competition 101
A Business Education for Educators
In Times of Scandal, Corporations Are Likely to Use Others’ Misconduct to Justify Their Behavior
Rice MBA Ranks in Top 20 Nationally
The Wright Stuff
Jones Graduate School of Business joins world’s most elite to find solutions to Global Poverty at the Hult Global Case Challenge
Putting the Energy into Energy Management
Rice MBA Program Placed in the Top 30 in BusinessWeek Rankings
Rice MBA for Executives program at the Rice’s Jones Graduate School of Business ranked 12th in the nation by Financial Times
Rice MBA for Executives ranked among best in the nation by the Wall Street Journal
Jones Graduate School of Business at Rice University Ranked No. 6 in Nation for Entrepreneurship
Most Promising Energy & Clean Technology Companies Announced at Rice Alliance Energy & Clean Technology Venture Forum
New position filled at Jones Graduate School of Business
Rice Alliance Hosts 8th Annual Energy & Clean Technology Venture Forum
Rice MBA students honored for contributions at NASA
Rice Summer Business Institute
REEP - Bringing Business Leadership to the Classroom
2010 Winner of Rice Business Plan Competition ring the Closing Bell at the NASDAQ MarketSite
Rice Summer Business Institute welcomes 40 local high schoolers
Realizing real-world application in Rwanda
Rice University Business Plan Competition Awards $1 Million in Cash and Prizes
NYSE Euronext comes to Jones Graduate School to discuss the future of capital markets
Rice's Jones Graduate School of Business among top in Princeton Review's 'Student Opinion Honors for Business Schools'
Rice to ring NYSE Closing Bell® March 25
Twit Pitch Competition Comes to the 2010 Rice University Business Plan Competition
Rice University Team Wins First Place in Thailand Business Plan Competition
National and international eyes on Rice as Bloomberg TV broadcasts live Wednesday
2010 Rice University Business Plan Competition to Award $100,000 DFJ Mercury Tech Transfer Investment Prize
NASA offers $110,000 in Prizes at 2010 Rice Business Plan Competition
FORTUNE Magazine Joins Forces with the Rice Business Plan Competition
Rice Alliance Hosts 9th Annual Nanotechnology & Sustainability Venture Forum
Watch the Super Bowl and buy some stocks?
Rice Business Plan Competition Announces Administaff as Title Sponsor
Jones Graduate School Receives Its Highest National Ranking from Financial Times
Rice Alliance Named 2009 Marketer of the Year by American Marketing Association
Student at Rice and Baylor College of Medicine elected to American Medical Association Board
Warren Buffett hosts Rice MBA students
Buffett's advice on life: priceless
Harvesting Sunlight
Rice’s MBA for Professionals program ranked 8th by BusinessWeek
Rice MBA for Executives ranks 11th in the U.S.
Rice MBA ranks best in Texas and Southwest
Jones School first ever lead academic partner of NAWMBAs
Jones School hosts new Finance PhD info session for Rice undergrads
Jones School featured in The Princeton Review’s 2010 Best Business Schools
Rice MBA Program places 5th in Entrepreneurship
Rice MBAs learn how to land dream jobs
Elsenhans, Clark appear on Forbes '100 Most Powerful Women' list
Caring for the Elderly: Addressing Quality of Life and Worker Retention
Rice Professor Anderson chosen as 2009 CIMA visiting professor
School of Business trains the next generation
ICAEW awards honorary membership to Rice Professor
New name and new look for Rice University’s business school
Rice Business Plan Competition Winner Rings NASDAQ Closing Bell
Most Promising Life Science Tech Companies Announced
Jones Professor first recipient of European Accounting Association award
Houston Business Journal selects 3 Jones members for top ‘40 under 40’
Four Jones School professors recognized for excellence in teaching
Jones School placed 38th by U.S. News & World Report
MBAs present new lifesaving Bio-Med devices on Thursday
Rice University Business Plan Competition Awards $800,000
Rice MBA team wins First Place at Tulane's Finance Case Competition
Rice University Delivers Second Annual Marketing Research Symposium
2009-2010 JSA Board of Directors
2009-2010 Board of NAWMBA Rice Chapter
Career Rodeo brings jobs to MBA students and alumni
Rice MBA honored by students for Finance
ConocoPhillips Chief Economist to speak at Rice University
Rice MBAs share success secrets of investment fund
20 Rice MBA students travel to Rwanda to apply business skills for global health effort
Mexico's top business magazine ranks Rice MBA best in Southwest
Teach for America founder to address aspiring school principals in Rice training program
Rice MBA team wins Portfolio Manager's Competition
Houston Executives Meet on Marketing in Down Economy
Rice Hosts 9th Annual Women in Leadership Conference
Texas Investment Portfolio Symposium on Feb 21
Rice MBA expands to offer another weekend option
Rice Alliance recognized by the Greater Houston Partnership
9th Annual Women In Leadership Conference
Rice MBA places 7th worldwide for ‘Best in Finance’
Oceaneering CEO Collins to present at Association for Corporate Growth Luncheon
Jones School to co-host talk on rebuilding Rwanda
Rice Alliance wins National Entrepreneurship Education Award
Rice MBA Students Meet George Soros on NYC Trip
Credit Suisse’s Osmar Abib to Speak at Jones School
National and International MBA seekers gather to preview Rice MBA
Jones Finance Faculty Hosts Forum on U.S. Financial Crisis
Professor Sonenshein named finalist for prestigious social change award
Rice Case Competition team wins 3rd place
4th Worldwide - Top Salaries in Finanace
Jones Partners to Host Finance Faculty Forum on U.S. Financial Crisis
Jones Partners to host “Real Estate Markets and Credit Crisis” lecture
BP E&P CEO Andy Inglis Speaks on Energy Industry
Rice MBA Ranked 25th in U.S. – 1st in Southwest
Rice Recognized as Top Graduate Entrepreneurship Program
Jones School’s Net Impact Chapter - Rice MBA students to make a difference
Marketing Professor Dholakia Named New Chair
Jones Alum DeNicola '87 named CFO of KBR
Underserved High Schoolers Participate in Rice Summer Business Institute
Professor Zeff lectures on accounting in seven Australian universities
Lee Speaks on Energy Talent Depletion at Shanghai Forum
Study shows why more than 25 percent of new CEOs last less than three years
High-profile Speakers Bring Current Perspectives to the Classroom
Rice Business Plan Competition Announces 2008 Winning Teams
Hispanic/Latino Summit to Address Pressing Social Issues
Jones School Community Gather for Annual Softball Tournament and Alumni Partio
Rice University Marketing Symposium Connects Researchers and Practitioners
Rice MBA moves up Eight Places in the U.S. News & World Report Ranking
Rice Gala to benefit Houston H.S. students participating in Rice Summer Business Institute
Making Research Relevant symposium on April 29-30
Two Rice MBA Students on Winning Teams in MBA Marketing Case Competition
Bell Named to Who’s Who in Black Houston
The Dean’s Lecture Series presents Jack Malvey of Lehman Brothers, April 16, 2008
The Dean’s Lecture Series presents Lanham Napier of Rackspace, April 9, 2008
The Executive Lecture Series presents - Merrill A. (Pete) Miller, Jr., April 11, 2008
Forbes Magazine ranks Houston as “Top 5 Up & Coming” Tech City in U.S.
2008 Rice Business Plan Competition is Largest and Richest in the World
Women leaders speak at Women’s Leadership Conference at Rice University
Rice University Professor Wins National Teaching Award
Shaheen Ladhani Named Associate Director of Alumni Engagement
Car companies are understandably focused on increasing customer loyalty, since it can mean a big boost in profits.
Education Initiative Developed by Rice to Transform Houston School Leadership in K-12
The best time to review a business project, like the development of a new product, is when it’s 50 percent complete.
We may not be as rational as we think when it comes to facing ethical dilemmas.
Rice’s MBA for Executives program in Top 50 of Women’s Magazine
Dean Glick Joins AACSB Board of Directors
Jones School garners high rankings
Jones School hosts Women's Preview Weekend January 11-12, 2008
Wine & Cheese Social: NAWMBA & Women Alumni
The Executive Lecture Series presents - Alex Lopez-Negrete, November 30, 2007
International Student Orientation Gives Students a Head Start
Rice Alliance Recognized as Leading U.S. Entrepreneurship Center
Entrepreneur Magazine Ranks Rice University Among Top 25
Rice tops Princeton Review’s best-value list of private colleges
The Executive Lecture Series presents - Louis Raspino, November 2, 2007
Melissa Blakeslee named Rice MBA Director of Admissions
Sean Burnett, MBA ’06, named director of the Rice MBA and MBAP programs
Texas L.E.A.D. Conference and Career Fair
Rice and Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P. Announce Energy Industry Board Conference
Jones School Lead Academic Sponsor for 18th Annual NSHMBA Conference
Sean Ferguson Named Assistant Dean for Degree Programs
Rice MBA Team Awarded Third Place in Global Business Competition
Rice Trustees Promote Professors Seethu Seetharaman, Anthea Zhang, and Jing Zhou
US News Ranks Rice MBA in Top 50
Dean's Lecture Series Welcomes Robert Simpson, Senior Vice President and CFO, Waste Management, April 2
Rice MBA Team Wins Investment 2007 TIPS Research Challenge
Executive Lecture Series Welcomes Romil Bahl, Managing Director, Infosys Consulting, March 30
Executive Lecture Series Welcomes Archie W. Dunham, Former Chairman of the Board, ConocoPhillips
Financial Times Ranks Rice MBA Best in Texas
Jones Partners Welcome Stewart Morris, Jr., President and Co-CEO, Stewart Information Services
Jones School Welcomes Brock Wagner, Founder and President, Saint Arnold Brewing Company, December 5
Rice Alumnus Wayne Riley Named Meharry Medical College President
Executive Lecture Series Welcomes Robert McNair, Founder, Chairman, and CEO, Houston Texans
Muhammad Yunus, Founder of Grameen Bank, Awarded Nobel Peace Prize
BusinessWeek's 2006 Rankings
Four Rice Emerging Technology Companies Awarded Funding from the State
Sport Management Program Speaker Series Welcomes Leslie Alexander, owner, Rockets; Drayton McClane, owner, Astros; and Robert McNair, owner Texans, October 23.
Dean's Lecture Series Welcomes Philip Ameen of General Electric October 23
Executive Lecture Series Welcomes Gary Kelly, CEO, Southwest Airlines, Friday, October 20
Executive Lecture Series Welcomes Daryl Morey, Assistant General Manager, Houston Rockets, September 22
Dean's Lecture Series Welcomes Alex Counts, President and CEO, Grameen Foundation USA, September 18
Partners Thought Leadership Series Welcomes Jay Collins, President and CEO, Oceaneering September 19
Chicken Kitchen Houston Voted 'Numero Uno' by Citysearch.com
Deanna Fuehne Appointed Director of Career Planning for the Jones School
New Rice MBA Communications Program Launched
Rick Schell Joins Jones School Communications Faculty
Sandra Elliott Joins Jones School Communications Faculty
Pat Hanenberg Named Director of Client Service for Executive Education
Laura Hubbard Appointed Jones School Director of Marketing Communications
Rice MBAs Get Creative and Reach Out to the Community
Cecilia Alatriz Tobar Appointed Jones School Director of Development
Doug Schuler Earns Faculty Service Award
Executive Lecture Series Welcomes Lynn Elsenhans, Executive Vice President, Global Manufacturing, Shell Downstream, Inc., Shell Oil Company
Rice MBA Team Wins First Place at Goizueta Principled Leadership Case Competition
First Annual Rice MBA Golf Tournament to be Held May 5 at Memorial Park
Doug Schuler’s Program for Women MBAs is A Hit on the Court
Kehoe—Jones School of Rock
Erica Hall and Conor Duffy to Participate in Canadian Leadership Orientation
Rice University Business Plan Competition Announces 2006 Winning Teams
First Annual Jones School Prom to be Held April 22
Rice MBA Students form Hispanic Business Student Association
Rice Partners with Urban Land Institute Houston District Council to Host Conference April 6
Rice MBA Venture Team Makes Top Nine, Travels to Santa Barbara for SEED Competition
Rice MBA Student Diana Stewart Awarded NBMBAA Scholarship
JGS Partners Host Robert E. Beauchamp, President & CEO, BMC Software on “Entrepreneurship, Innovation & Free Enterprise”
Rice MBA Team One of Two US Teams in Business Competition in Singapore
Laura Wright Selected as NAWMBA National Director
Dean's Lecture Series Welcomes Garrett Boone, Founder and Chairman of the Board, The Container Store, April 10
Rice MBA Viewbook Awarded Silver Addy by Houston Advertising Federation
Julian Duncan, Lavon Washington, and Alicia Yancy Awarded Scholarships from National Black MBA Association
Jones School and Rice Sociology Department Partner with The Women’s Resource of Greater Houston for Impact Study
Executive Lecture Series Welcomes Mark Wallace, President and CEO, Texas Children's Hospital
Dean's Lecture Series Welcomes Lynn Turner, Managing Director of Research, Glass, Lewis & Co.
Rice MBAs are Chicken
M.A. Wright Fund, Rice Finance Club, and the Texas Hedge Fund Association Host the Houston Hedge Fund Conference: February 20
Dean's Lecture Series Welcomes Hector de J. Ruiz February 10
Rice Launches New Lecture Series with Dan Smith, CEO of Lyondell Chemical Company
Sixth Annual Marketing Case Competition to be Held at the Jones School January 20-22
Leadership Houston Collaborates with Rice to Present New Leadership Development Series
Rice NAWMBAs Hosts Sixth Annual Women in Leadership Conference February 3