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

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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.

Woodside venture capitalist John Doerr ’73 honored

Venture capitalist and philanthropist John Doerr ’73 was honored at the 11th annual "Pioneers & Purpose" dinner in November at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View. Doerr, a partner at Kleiner Perkins Caulfield & Byers, was named the 2015 Pioneer Business Leader for his contributions to education.

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