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More than 350 undergraduate students from across the disciplines competed for monetary prizes in the annual Rice Undergraduate Research Symposium.Details » More Highlights »
The mission of the Center for Civic Leadership is to foster engaged citizenship through integrated curricular and experiential learning opportunities. These opportunities help students develop the capacity to exercise civic leadership by better understanding themselves, their responsibilities as citizens, the complexity of social issues, and the mechanisms for creating sustainable change in Houston and communities beyond.
The Center for Civic Leadership will be recognized as a model for creating mutually beneficial university-community partnerships that promote positive, sustainable change. Our students and graduates will engage the world confidently and courageously, poised to take action on the challenges they deem most important based on their values, and they will exercise leadership as compassionate, critical thinking citizens whose engagement in communities reflects a dynamic process that continues throughout their lives.
The Rice University Department of Political Science and the Center for Civic Leadership are sponsoring an election prediction contest open to all current Rice students. There are four sections to the contest. We will award a $25 gift card to the student who most accurately predicts election outcomes in each section, and a $100 gift card to the student who most accurately predicts election outcomes in the four sections combined. Winners will be announced on the websites of the CCL and the Political Science Department. In the event of ties, winners will be selected randomly. Entries must be received by 12 PM on Tuesday, November 8. Click here to enter!
With funding from the Rich Family Endowment, the Rather Prize Development Team, consisting of 5 Rice undergraduates, has been working this summer with Austin's Eastside Memorial High School to develop an implementation plan. Read more at ratherprize.com.
|The CCL will be sponsoring a series of election involvement events for Rice undergraduates this fall, including an Election Day watch party.|
The summer issue of the CCL newsletter is here.Details »
Over 200 students participated in this year's Outreach Day, which focused on refugee resettlement in Houston.Details »
Sri Gopakumar is a former Loewenstern Fellow who graduated this May.Details »