Consumer Report: Rice ranked in 50 smartest US colleges

Consumer Report: Rice ranked in 50 smartest US colleges

August 29, 2019 0 By Stanley Isaacs


TO GET INTO DOWNTOWN HOUSTON FROM MASON. GUYS?>>THANK YOU, JENNIFER. MACY’S PLANS TO GREET HOLIDAY SHOPPERS EARLIER ON THANKSGIVING DAY AND RICE UNIVERSITY ANSWER A SPOT ON A PRESTIGIOUS LITERACY.>>AMY DAVIS HAS A LOOK AT BOTH STORIES.>>MACY’S GOING AGAINST THE TREND OF STORES SAYING, NAH, WE’RE NOT GOING TO OPEN ON THANKSGIVING. INSTEAD, MACY’S SAYS IT’S GOING TO OPEN A LITTLE EARLIER THAN LAST YEAR. DEPARTMENT STORE IS SET TO KICK OFF ITS BLACK FRIDAY AT 5:00 P.M. ON THANKSGIVING DAY, AN HOUR EARLIER THAN LAST YEAR. WEB SITE BEST BLACK FRIDAY CONFIRMED THE NEW TIMES SO FAR FOR FIVE MACY’S LOCATIONS ACROSS THE U.S.. COMPANY WON’T BE OFFICIALLY ANNOUNCING ITS BLACK FRIDAY HOURS UNTIL LATER THIS MONTH.>>A YEAR AFTER MILLIONS OF STORES BEGAN INSTALLING EQUIPMENT TO ACCEPT CREDIT AND DEBIT CARDS WITH THOSE SECURITY CHIPS, THE AUTOMATED TELLER MACHINE IS GETTING SIMILAR TECHNOLOGY. THAT’S BECAUSE A CRIME JUMPED SIX-FOLD SINCE 2014, SOMER CARD IS REQUIRING A.T.M. OPERATORS TO HAVE THEIR MACHINES BY OCTOBER 21st OR THE OPERATOR IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY THEFT. VISA HAS THE SAME REQUIREMENT BUT NOT UNTIL OCTOBER OF NEXT YEAR.>>>THE BUSINESS INSIDERS RELEASED ITS 50 SMARTERS COLLEGES IN AMERICA AND PRIVATE INSTITUTIONS DOMINATED THIS YEAR. RANKING STEMS FROM RESEARCH BASED ON THE SCHOOL’S S.A.T. SCORES. HOUSTON’S RICE UNIVERSITY MADE THE CUT, OF COURSE, COMING IN AT NUMBER 14. MASSACHUSETTS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, M.I.T., PLACED 5th, FOLLOWED BY HARVEY MUD COLLEGE, HARVARD AND THE UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO. NUMBER ONE THIS YEAR CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY ROUNDING OUT THE TOP FIVE SCHOOLS SO, YAY, RICE OWLS.>>I KNOW, CONGRATULATIONS. THAT’S HUGE>>AND IT WAS LIKE, ANYBODY ELSE?