2023 Laureates Awards Celebration

The Rice community gathered for the Laureates Awards Celebration on Thursday, May 4, 2023. This special evening included a presentation of awards by Association of Rice Alumni (ARA) Past President Monique Shankle ’86, remarks from President Reginald DesRoches and the Laureates honorees, and a formal dinner.

Photos l Videos l Meet the Honorees

Photo Gallery

2023 Laureates Awards Dinner
2023 Laureates Awards Dinner

Honoree Introduction Videos

Watch the videos that were played at the ceremony to introduce each honoree and highlight their remarkable talents and accomplishments.

Meet the 2023 Laureates Honorees

Gold Medal Award




Distinguished Alumni Award



Meritorious Service Award



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