Bob Cavnar

Bob Cavnar is a 30-year veteran of the oil and gas industry with deep experience in operations, start-ups, turn-arounds, and management of both public and private companies.  He holds degrees…
Houston Seminar
August 14, 2022

Marsha Recknagel

Marsha Recknagel is a writer and artist who received her Ph.D. from Rice University, where she taught creative writing and was named writer-in-residence in 2002. In 1988, Dr. Recknagel was…
Houston Seminar
August 14, 2022

Dennis Huston

J. Dennis Huston is Professor Emertius of English at Rice University, where he taught from 1969 until 2017. He has won a number of George R. Brown teaching awards, the…
Houston Seminar
August 14, 2022

Roderick Hart

Roderick P. Hart is the dean and the Allan Shivers Centennial/Cronkite Chair of the College of Communication at the University of Texas, Austin, and was also the founding director of…
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August 14, 2022

Stephen Fox

Stephen Fox is an architectural historian and a lecturer at the Rice University School of Architecture. He is also a lecturer at the Gerald D. Hines College of Architecture at…
August 14, 2022

Richard Murray

Richard Murray taught political science at the University of Houston from 1966 until his retirement in 2021 from a 55-year teaching career in the University of Houston Department of Political…
August 14, 2022

Brandon Rottinghaus

Brandon Rottinghaus is professor of political science at the University of Houston. He holds a Ph.D. in political science from Northwestern University. His teaching and research interests include the presidency…
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August 14, 2022

Kim Davenport

Kim Davenport was the founding director and chief curator of the Rice University Art Gallery from 1994 until her retirement. She holds degrees from Maryland Institute College of Art and…
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August 14, 2022

Luther Brown

Luther Brown spent most of his early life in Elmhurst, Illinois and received his BA from Elmhurst College.  He received is MA and PhD in ecology from Ohio State University,…
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August 14, 2022

Felipe Chavez-Ramirez

Felipe Chavez-Ramirez has a long history of involvement in whooping crane research and conservation activities, beginning in 1993 with his PhD thesis work at Texas A&M University. He is the…
Houston Seminar
August 14, 2022