[May 14]

On May 14 Rice kicks off its alliance with the Texas Medical Center. Trustees vote on December 17, 2003, to formalize 4 decades of collaboration by becoming the 43rd member of the Texas Medical Center consortium. In a marriage of medicine and nanotechnology, Rice plans joint degree programs, collaborative research, teaching and outreach projects to improve human health through nanotechnology.


Lovett Hall (foreground) with Medical Center towers (middle distance)
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