Glasscock School Blog

Would you like to get to know us better? Our blog is a great place to start. Browse in-depth features that discuss our rich variety of courses and esteemed instructors, as well as articles about our involvement in the Houston community.

by gscsmarketing  |  Oct 05 , 2017

Our School Welcomes Dr. Robert Bruce!

Rice University has named Robert Bruce Jr., the new dean of the Susanne M. Glasscock School of Continuing Studies.

by admin  |  Jan 17 , 2017

The Six Keys to Effective Emails

As the majority of your business writing is through email, you need to ensure that your emails communicate both your message and your “personal brand” effectively.

by admin  |  Dec 21 , 2016

Is It Time to Refresh Your Résumé?

A résumé is not going to get you a job, but it may open the door for an interview.

by admin  |  Dec 20 , 2016

The Changing Landscape of Payments

Treasury professionals must stay up-to-speed when it comes to the latest trends. Are you aware of these two major issues in payments today?

by admin  |  Nov 15 , 2016

Secrets to Successful Interviewing

How many times have you been on the losing side of an interview? In today’s tough business climate and economic slowdown, finding the right job is more critical than ever.

by admin  |  Oct 31 , 2016

How to Design an Authentic Life

In our social media-saturated world, the concept of authenticity is a popular one. What does an authentic life look like and how do we get there?

by admin  |  Oct 17 , 2016

Taking Public Speaking to the Next Level

For the past 12 years, Michael Fain, J.D. and Christopher Hunter have been a "dynamic duo" that takes public speaking to the next level at Rice.

by admin  |  Sep 12 , 2016

Contemporary Art for Your Heart and Mind

Contemporary art has a unique way of weaving together powerful visual experiences with intellectual and emotional stimulation.

by admin  |  Sep 06 , 2016

Make Mindful Communication Your Goal This Fall

As companies evolve and become increasingly more diverse, the need for meaningful communication is essential for a successful workplace with employees who have differing backgrounds and

by admin  |  Mar 03 , 2016

Kim McGaw to Present at Upcoming SXSWedu

Improv and Zombies will take center stage as Kim McGaw, director of professional programs, presents at the South by Southwest Education Conference (SXSWedu® ) in Austin.

by admin  |  Mar 02 , 2016

Rice Alum Returns to Advance Religious Tolerance

Last summer, Zahra Jamal, Ph.D., who earned two undergraduate degrees from Rice University, was named the associate director for community engagement at Rice’s Boniuk Institute for the Study and

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