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The VCU Rice Center raises awareness in California

A reception was held on Friday, February 17 at the Environmental Nature Center in Newport Beach for VCU alums and friends to raise awareness for the VCU Rice Center. Supporters of the center in attendance included notable area philanthropists Dick and Olga Robertson with their daughter Sophia, Al and Deeann Baldwin as well as Dean and Suzanne Plant with their son, Slater, grandson of one of the founding members of the Rice board of Trustees, Dr. Robert Harman. There to represent the Rice family was Walter and Inger’s niece, Taya Paige, and her family, who reside in Orange County.