Owl Together Registration

Monday, October 26, 2020 (4:00-5:00 p.m.)

“Social Sciences responds in a time of crisis”- The School of Social Sciences presents an update on the School by Interim Dean Susan McIntosh, followed by 5-minute lightning talks by 5 researchers who re-oriented their work to study behavioral and social aspects of the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Panelists will include:
    • Eden King: How COVID-19 has Impacted the Intersection of Work and Family
    • Rick Wilson: Trust in the Time of the Coronavirus - Insights from Rice’s Class of 2020
    • Bob Stein: Making voting safe for voters and poll workers in a pandemic: The 2020 Election
    • Ekim Cem Muyan: The Texas Policy Lab’s Policy-Directed Research to Assist Government’s COVID-19 Response.”
    • Chris Fagundes: Helping dementia spousal caregivers during COVID-19

Tuesday, October 27, 2020 (4:00-5:00 p.m.)

RISE: Conversations with our Faculty: This RISE (Rice Initiative for the Study of Economics) lecture features faculty from the Rice Economics Department who will discuss and answer questions about their ongoing research projects.

  • Panelists will include:
    • Ted Loch-Temzelides, Ph.D.
    • Mallesh Pai, Ph.D.

Parents Weekend Feature (Pre-recorded)

  • “A Conversation with Lance Armstrong & the Sport Management Department”

Social Sciences 2020 Featured Archive