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  |  Aug 28 , 2015

How to Become a Houston Arts Insider

Houston has a long history of a flourishing arts scene, and with the community’s support behind them, local arts organizations have big plans ahead.

by admin  |  Aug 21 , 2015

Taking Your Art to the Next Level

The caricature of the artist as an aloof, temperamental person is almost as stale as the familiar beret that adorns cartoon characters who are either an artist, French or both.

by admin  |  Aug 19 , 2015

A Bird in the City is Worth Two in the Bush

In most large cities, birding means spotting an old thunderbird while idling in traffic. In Houston, aspiring ornithologists are flocking for the opportunity to view feathered urbanites.

by admin  |  Aug 14 , 2015

The Rich History of Our Bayou City

Houston goes by many nicknames, but Bayou City remains a popular choice and one that truly reflects the city’s geography.

by admin  |  Aug 12 , 2015

Living Your Retirement to the Fullest

Gone are the days of simply retiring to Florida. Many individuals are forgoing a traditional retirement to continue working part-time in their current capacity or embarking on a career change.

by admin  |  Aug 07 , 2015

More Than the Movement of Yoga

More than 20 million Americans currently practice yoga for a variety of reasons – stress relief, flexibility, training the mind, etc. – and more and more people are becoming fans every day.

by admin  |  Aug 05 , 2015

Get to Know the Divas of Broadway

For as long as Broadway has been around, the leading ladies of the stage have demanded respect and garnered a fierce loyalty among their fans.

by admin  |  Jul 31 , 2015

Where is Your Relationship Headed?

Navigating the seas of a romantic relationship can be challenging and frustrating but can also bring great joy when you develop the skills necessary to guide a happier and healthier relationship

by admin  |  Jul 24 , 2015

Save the Date: Upcoming Fall Events at the

We’re preparing for an exciting fall at the Glasscock School and there are several ways you can take part. We hope you will join us for an upcoming event or course on the beautiful Rice campus.

by admin  |  Jul 17 , 2015

Advisory Board Member Spotlight: Harriet Foster

Harriet Foster served on the Susanne M. Glasscock School of Continuing Studies advisory board from 2009 to 2014, but her involvement in Houston goes back much further.

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