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 mpaetow  |  Feb 21 , 2018

5 Tips to Starting a Business

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Mailing Address: Susanne M. Glasscock School of Continuing Studies
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P.O. Box 1892, Houston, TX 77251
E-mail: Fax number: 713-348-5213
Main telephone number: 713-348-4803

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Anderson Clarke Center
by gscsmarketing  |  Feb 04 , 2016

Anderson-Clarke Center Earns LEED Gold

The Anderson-Clarke Center has earned the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certification by the U.S. Green Building Council.

People gathered for brainstorming
by admin  |  Oct 20 , 2015

Getting Creative With the Process

More than the latest CRMs or analytic models, there is one asset every organization should utilize to maximize the potential of their workforce: improv.

A Decade of MLS event
by admin  |  Oct 16 , 2015

Celebrating a Successful Decade of MLS

The Glasscock School of Continuing Studies’ Master of Liberal Studies Program (MLS) celebrated 10 years of changing lives with an anniversary event on Sept. 11, 2015.

Congratulations Angela
by admin  |  Oct 16 , 2015

Congratulations to Our Own Angela Seaworth!

Director of the Center for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Leadership Angela Seaworth, ACFRE, recently received the M. Anne Murphy Award for Professional Advancement.

Anderson Clarke Center
by admin  |  Oct 06 , 2015

Remembering Kent Anderson, 1941-2015

Kent Anderson ’62, created a legacy of philanthropy and leadership in the city he called home and at the university that he loved so much.

brochstein pavilian at night with lights on
by admin  |  Sep 29 , 2015

Explore Your Campus Dining Options!

If you are coming to campus after work or if you are meeting friends before class, Rice University has some great dining options for you to try.

cuban street with old car and government building
by admin  |  Sep 25 , 2015

After Many Years...a Cuban Thaw

In December 2014, U.S. President Barack Obama and Cuban President Raúl Castro announced the beginning of normalizing relations between Cuba and the U.S.

man with technological device
by admin  |  Sep 18 , 2015

Pushing the Boundaries of Neuroscience

Researchers in the field of neuroscience seek to understand the brain’s role in development, learning, memory, aging, disease, injury, and physical and emotional healing.

guggenheim museum in new york
by admin  |  Sep 16 , 2015

The Stories Behind the Collections

In today’s modern world, there has been a premium placed on the act of reducing clutter and leading a simpler life. However, there is a basic human instinct and desire to want to collect things.

Series of planetary objects
by admin  |  Sep 11 , 2015

An Eternal Question: Are We Alone in the Universe?

Are we alone? The field of astrobiology seeks to answer this very question; or at least other questions whose answers give breath to possibility.