Center for African and African American Studies Stories

“I feel like people have a misconception of what research.. READ MORE

Prejudice among white people can lessen over time, according to new research from Rice University... READ MORE

‘Sweet Taste of Liberty’: How a former slave fought for and won her day in court.. READ MORE

Humanities will host scholars from U.S... READ MORE


CAAAS will provide unique hub for conversations about race, identity and more In response to increasing interest on campus and growth in the number of faculty members with interests in Af.. READ MORE

A new annual lecture series from Rice will commemorate Juneteenth with discussions on the legacy of slavery and race in America... READ MORE

Action plan from BRIDGE, CAAAS and the Taskforce on Slavery, Segregation and Racial Justice commits to dismantling racial disregard Over the past academic year, Rice responded to the call.. READ MORE