We are working closely with Rice University to monitor the continued impact of the 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.

North American trade deal to keep Texas economy humming

Mexico Center director Tony Payan discusses how the new United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) will impact trade in Texas. Houston Chronicle: http://bit.ly/2xUHv82.