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Message from Adam Herman, Executive Director of the Student Program Office, for Students:

Dear Rice Business students –

As we transition to 100% remote delivery of Rice Business courses, our top priorities are safeguarding you and your loved ones while continuing to ensure that your graduate business education is exceptional and effective.

This message is intended to share guidance and resources as you attend classes 100% online for the remainder of the semester:

  • A remote-delivery classroom is a classroom. Please make sure that you have a quiet place, free from distractions, where you can log on to Zoom with your own camera activated and a microphone on your device to actively participate as you would in an on-campus class setting.
  • You do not need a Zoom Pro license to connect to your scheduled class sessions. You simply need to access the link to the Zoom session from within your course’s Canvas site. These links are not yet available but will be soon. Thank you for your patience.
  • Zoom Best Practice Quick Guide
  • We will offer remote sessions of Zoom Best Practices, Tips and Tricks with Senior Associate Dean Barbara Ostdiek. The first two of these sessions will occur Sunday, March 15 at 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. The URL for these sessions will be posted to https://business.rice.edu/coronavirus no later than Sunday morning at 10AM. Additional sessions will be offered throughout the week ahead. 

Thanks for your patience and flexibility,

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