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Beyond Hurricane Harvey: A Discussion with …

Oct. 24, 2017

Jim Blackburn, co-director of Rice University’s Severe Storm Prediction, Education and Evacuation from Disaster (SSPEED) Center, discusses …

The Invention of Sectarianism in the …

Sept. 20, 2017

Ussama Makdisi, Ph.D., Arab-American Educational Foundation Chair of Arab Studies at Rice University, offers a historical perspective …

Innovation in Education

Apr. 26, 2017

Rice University's Baker Institute, together with the MIT Enterprise Forum and Texas A&M University, co-hosts an international …

Talent, Skill and Brain Circulation: How …

May 21, 2015

A panel of experts explore the U.S.-Mexico education-migration nexus, focusing on the circulation of skilled human capital …

Civic Scientist Lecture Series: Advancing Civic …

Apr. 01, 2014

Neal Lane, John Mendelsohn, and David Eagleman, Ph.D. discuss topics such as scientific research, STEM education and …

James A. Baker, III and Condoleezza …

Former U.S. Secretaries of State James A. Baker III and Condoleezza Rice spoke in Dallas at an event sponsored by …

PERSPECTIVES ON THE TEXAS LEGISLATURE: 2013 …

October 3, 2012

Budget professionals, members of the press, legislators, and education and business leaders share their perspectives of the …

BAKER INSTITUTE STUDENT FORUM: GRADE THE …

October 22, 2010

Eight students evaluate President Barack Obama’s first two years in office, grading his policies in the areas …

REDEFINING SCIENCE EDUCATION AND THE ROLE …

February 9, 2009

Bruce Alberts, editor-in-chief of Science, speaks as part of the Civic Scientist Lecture Series.

FRANCE AND AMERICA: A NEW ERA …

March 17, 2008

Ambassador Pierre Vimont was appointed ambassador of France to the United States by President Nicolas Sarkozy on …

Ethics, Politics and Society Lecture Series …

November 15, 2007

Anthony T. Kronman, Sterling Professor of Law and former Dean at Yale Law School, is one of …

Mexicans Look at Mexico Lecture Series …

November 5, 2007

This lecture series features significant public intellectuals and governmental figures from Mexico addressing topics including fine arts, …

Improving Science and Math Education: Texas …

October 13, 2007

The mission of the conference, co-sponsored by the Baker Institute and The Academy of Medicine, Engineering and …

Integrated Technology Solutions to Advance Global …

April 17, 2007

A symposium on global health technology design challenges and opportunities. The goal is to lay the groundwork …

International Education and Cultural Affairs

April 5, 2007

The Honorable Dina Habib Powell, Assistant Secretary of State, Educational and Cultural Affairs, U.S. Department of State, …