Midterm Break Excursions: Texas Road Trip


A group of Rice students pose for a picture in front of the scenery at the top of Mount Bonnell in Austin, TX.
Us at Mount Bonnell in Austin watching the sunset.
A scenery picture of trees with a body of water, Canyon Lake, behind it.
The view from our Airbnb
Picture taken from the head of a long dinner table with students sitting on both sides with plates of food in front of them.
Eating Italian food at Canyon Lake

Thanks to Elaine Zhang (Martel '23) for the photos from her trip to Canyon Lake with her fellow Rice Owls!


If you have an idea for a blog post or would like to write a guest post, fill out the Content Interest Form.

Keep Exploring

  • Former Secretaries of State James A. Baker, III and Hillary Rodham Clinton shared a moderated discussion over geopolitics, foreign affairs and public service at the Baker Institute’s 30th Anniversary Gala. The late former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger made an appearance via a pre-recorded video. Follow along as Office of Admission interns Naman and Devika recount their unforgettable night.


  • Eating on campus is an important part of the residential experience. Every student has access to all five serveries, and a wide variety of food options are available at each. We asked students to share what they love about the Rice serveries.

  • Meet Catarina Albuquerque, a midfielder on the Rice women’s soccer team! Originally from London, Cat was the first Owl in ten years to record an assist in her first collegiate game. She let us tag along to see what a typical day is like for a student-athlete.






M-F 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT