May 14, 2019

Aperio performs South American music on cello and piano for Arts and Resilience

Music from Brazil and Argentina took the Fifth Floor Gallery stage May 9 at this month’s installment of the Arts and Resilience series. Members from the chamber music group Aperio delighted the audience with classic and popular music for the…

April 18, 2019

Ernesto Vega & Friends entertain with afternoon jazz

Cuban jazz musician Ernesto Vega treated McGovern Medical School to an array of jazz hits at the April edition of the McGovern Center for Humanities and Ethics’ Arts & Resilience Program. Vega, the winner of Cuba’s “First Award,” which is…

March 29, 2019

Medical Humanities students inducted into honor society

On March 25, the Gold Humanism Honor Society hosted an induction ceremony for the new member of 2019 joining the society’s chapter. Among the inductees were several students of the Medical Humanities Scholarly Concentration: Amanda Actor Ryan Ellis Padmavathi Karri…

March 21, 2019

Laurie Meister plays harp for Arts and Resilience

The McGovern Center for Humanities & Ethics continued its Arts & Resilience program with a performance from Houston harpist Laurie Meister on March 14. Meister serves as the River Oaks Chamber Orchestra’s principal harpist and performs regularly with the Houston…

February 20, 2019

Opera dazzles through Arts and Resilience Program

The Arts and Resilience Program featured opera and piano performances by fellows of the HGO Guild’s Artist in Residence program.

January 30, 2019

New program in Medical Humanities a collaboration between Rice and McGovern

Humanities students of Rice University will gain access to the medical humanities through the McGovern Center and McGovern Medical School.