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Talithia Williams

Talithia Williams gets a star turn Monday, Sep. 24, 2018

Rice Statistics alumna hosts PBS series 'Nova Wonders.'

Philip Ernst

Ernst receives Army's Young Investigator Award Thursday, May. 31, 2018

Award includes a three-year, $235,617 grant.

Philip Ernst

Ernst receives Tweedie New Researcher Award Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018

Award widely considered highest honor for excellence in research for early-career statistician.

James R. Thompson

Statistician, longtime faculty member James Thompson dies Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017

Retired in 2016 after 46 years as a member of Rice's faculty, died Dec. 4 at age 79.

philip ernst in classroom

Ernst named `Distinguished Teacher' Thursday, Mar. 23, 2017

Nicolas Salgo Distinguished Teacher Award is the oldest award given to faculty members at Rice.