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Portrait of Jane Grande-Allen

Grande-Allen named UW 2020 Diamond Award recipient Friday, Jan. 24, 2020

Rice bioengineer Jane Grande-Allen has been honored with the 2020 Diamond Award for Distinguished Achievement in Academia from her alma mater, the University of Washington.


Portrait of Gang Bao.

Bao named chair of Bioengineering Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020

Rice bioengineer Gang Bao has been named chair of the Department of Bioengineering, effective July 1.


Team Mic Check 1-2-3’s Bonnie de Almeida, Eric Torres and Ricardo Vela with representatives from Nissan.

Rice BIOE junior wins first place in SHPE design contest Thursday, Dec. 19, 2019

During the 2019 Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) National Convention in Phoenix, Ariz., a student team featuring Rice bioengineering junior Eric Torres took home first place in the Nissan Design Competition.


Amadeus Zhu

Rice graduate student Zhu awarded AHA Fellowship Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2019

Rice bioengineering graduate student Amadeus Zhu has been awarded a predoctoral fellowship by the American Heart Association (AHA).


From left: 2020 BIOE Seniors Christie Ballew, Brenda Venegas, Joanna Wang, Kelvin Boateng, and Kevin Peng

Beyond the Bench: Bioengineering students attend SWE 2019 Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2019

Rice bioengineering senior Brenda Venegas shares her experience at the 2019 Society of Women Engineers conference.


Erik Wu and Ellie Reynolds standing in front of the Anaheim Convention Center.

GMI Student Perspectives | Aedan Mangan: California Here We Come Monday, Dec. 9, 2019

Reflections from Global Medical Innovation MBE students.


TERMIS-AM salutes Mikos with 60th birthday symposium

TERMIS-AM salutes Mikos with 60th birthday symposium Friday, Dec. 6, 2019

Rice bioengineer Antonios Mikos celebrated his 60th birthday with a research symposium, organized by longtime friends, colleagues and former students.


SWE 2019

GMI Student Perspectives | Genevieve Wahlert: Real World Ideas Sunday, Dec. 1, 2019

Reflections from Global Medical Innovation MBE students.


De Venecia reuniting with a friend at the SWE conference

GMI Student Perspectives | Matthew De Venecia: Every Month We’re Shuffling Thursday, Nov. 28, 2019

Reflections from Global Medical Innovation MBE students.


NASA engineers visit Rice for a special senior design review

NASA engineers visit Rice for a special senior design review Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2019

NASA engineers visited the OEDK to review the projects of senior design teams participating in a NASA design challenge.