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Alumni Making an Impact
Features alumni who are making a difference for Rice on campus and in their communities.

Alumni in the News
Highlights stories that are gathered from the media through the hard work of the ARA's Alumni Recognition Committee, which recognizes and celebrates achievements of Rice alumni, faculty, students, staff and university friends by sending hand-written notes and emails. If you are interested in volunteering for the committee, contact Tara Quell, assistant director, alumni relations at 713-348-4694.

Seahawks’ Luke Willson ’12 buys new football uniforms for alma mater

Luke Willson ’12, a third-year tight end with the Seattle Seahawks, called Villanova High School head coach Glen Mills in September with a generous proposition. Fresh from signing an endorsement deal with Nike, the 25-year-old LaSalle native told company officials he’d like to outfit his former high school team with home-and-away jerseys and pants.

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