Glasscock School Fall Preview

Join us on Sept. 4 for an exciting fall preview.

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September 04 , 2019 - 3:00 p.m.

Join us for a free fall preview on Sept. 4 from 3-7 p.m. to learn about the many courses and programs the Glasscock School has to offer. Take a seat in Hudspeth Auditorium to preview lectures from upcoming courses and visit the Anderson-Clarke Center for workshop overviews. Meet our world-class instructors and fellow students. 

Refreshments and more information about our offerings will be available in the Dean's Commons. 

We look forward to seeing you on Sept. 4!

RSVPs are not required but greatly appreciated.


2019 Fall Preview Schedule


3-3:30 p.m.


3:30-4 p.m.

Welcome, Fall Course Highlights and Overview of The Sol LeWitt Project - Cathy Maris, M.A., Assistant Dean for Community Learning & Engagement

Photography (The Basics of Photography & Making Extraordinary Photos of Everyday Life)- Daniel Kramer, M.F.A.

4-4:30 p.m.

The History of Houston’s Six Wards - Jim Parsons, Programs Director, Preservation Houston

Studio Art (Color Theory and Painting, Sketching Houston & The Art of Collage)- Ellie Orseck, M.A.

4:30-5 p.m.

Universal City: Immigration and the Future of Houston and the U.S. - Stephen Klineberg, Ph.D., Founding Director, Rice University Kinder Institute for Urban Research

Studio Art (Introduction to Drawing, The Artful Copy & The Painter's Toolbox)- Laura Spector

5-5:30 p.m.


5:30-6 p.m.

Political Beginnings of the American Nation - John Boles, Ph.D., Department of History, Rice University

Meditation and Health - Alejandro Chaoul, Ph.D.

6-6:30 p.m.

On Broadway in the 1970s and 1980s - Debra Dickinson, M.A., The Shepherd School of Music, Rice University

Houston Stories: Writing and Reading About the Bayou City - Elizabeth White-Olsen, M.F.A.

6:30-7 p.m.