The Rice Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering department held the 2019 Paul C. Wilber Memorial Lecture on January 31, 2019, with noted speaker Dr. Chaitan Khosla giving a talk on the history and progress of his research in Celiac disease.
Junior chemical engineering major Gabrielle Lencioni started knitting when she was in the second grade, after finding a how-to-knit kit at her school book fair. The first thing she made was an uneven square. Then, a scarf.
When Professor and Department Chair Michael Wong sent an email to students about NASA’s Pathways Intern Employment Program, which allows students to explore career options across multiple areas within the organization, then-junior Naina Noorani jumped at the opportunity.