We are working closely with Rice University to monitor the continued impact of Covid-19 on our community. The health and safety of our guests and staff are our top priority. All gatherings at Baker Hall through April 30 have been canceled. A current list of scheduled online events is available at bakerinstitute.org/events and will be updated with new webcasts and webinars. Please refer to emergency.rice.edu/coronavirus for additional information and updates.

Hotez Elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences

Peter Hotez, fellow in disease and poverty, has been elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, one of the country’s oldest learned societies and independent policy research centers: http://bit.ly/2Jki0Ag.