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.

Houston Beyond Hurricane Harvey

Rice Faculty Scholar Jim Blackburn recently spoke at the Baker Institute about his ideas to address Houston's post-hurricane flooding problems. Read coverage of the event and a summary of Blackburn's proposals at Space City Weather: http://bit.ly/2yRRHxl.