Rice Homecoming 2021

October 29, EEPS and Wiess School of Natural Sciences will hold an Alumni Reception.  Click on the image above for  more information.


December 2 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm CDT

Early Warning, Climate Change, and Prediction: How Understanding Climate Change can Help Prevent Famine


For information regarding Rice University’s COVID-19 crisis management and Fall 2021 safety guidelines, click HERE.

Building a Habitable Planet: From Environment To Energy

The world is more complex and interconnected than ever. Building a habitable planet in such a complex world requires that we train a new generation of students versed in whole Earth systems. The goal of Rice University’s Department of Earth, Environmental and Planetary Sciences is to bring together the creative power of Houston’s energy, environmental and space industries in the context of whole earth systems to make sustainable progress on the landscape of environment and energy.