Since 1916, The Rice Thresher has been the official student newspaper of Rice University. It is published every Friday during the school year, except during examination periods and holidays. For current issues of the Thresher and archives of selected issues from the 2000s and 1990s, visit

The newspapers in this collection are available as full-issue PDF files.

The Rice Thresher is also available as part of UNT's Portal to Texas History.