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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.

Tim League ’92 and the Alamo Drafthouse

On a street where movie magic is a mere memory, Tim League ’92 — backed by a successful business franchise — has the guts to transform a squalid storefront into a beacon of culture where people can find wonder and sustenance, sheltered from nearby head shops and taquerias. 

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