Welcome to the Richard Tapia Center for Excellence and Equity at Rice University

The Tapia Center’s mission is to increase the number of Hispanics, African Americans, Native Americans and women in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) with an emphasis on leadership development.


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XSEDE Scholar Webinar: What Does a Computational Scientist Do All Day?

December 4, 2015
By: Matthew Knepley, Assistant Professor, Department of Computational and Applied Mathematics, Rice University

XSEDE Scholar Webinar: The things I wish I had known when I started in HPC

July 22, 2015
By: Pedro Bello-Maldonado, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, XSEDE Scholar 2013-2015

Applying to Graduate School and the Interview Process

June 11, 2015
By: Luis Melara, Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics, Shippensburg University

The Top 10 Mistakes: The Unwritten Rules of Interviewing for Industrial and Academic Jobs

March 26, 2015
By: Juan Meza, Dean of Natural Sciences, University of California-Merced