RICE UNIVERSITY DOES NOT HAVE A NEW EMAIL SYSTEM.
An authentic looking phishing scam indicates Rice has a new or new version of our email/webmail system. One example of the phishing message can be see in the 145 KB jpg posted on the IT web site: it.rice.edu/uploadedImages/HolidayScam1-2013.jpg
This is just the beginning of the holiday season peak in phishing messages. If you fall for a phishing scam, contact the IT Help Desk immediately for assistance: 713.348.4357 or firstname.lastname@example.org.