Rhine Center News

Congratulations to our Senior Research Fellow, Christine Simmonds-Moore, and her husband Steve Moore on the June 7th birth of their son, Leif Athan Rhane Simmonds-Moore

Here's a good article about our upcoming Benefit Concert and Award Ceremony for Bill Higgins:

Sally Rhine Feather and her sister Rosie Rhine

This week Sally had a visit from her younger sister Rosie Rhine who lives in Washington state. It was a great pleasure to meet her and to hear all about her unique business.  Rosie makes beautiful quilts and has a specialty of making bereavemnt quilts, memory and memorial quilts.
See her web site for pictures and details.

February 4th to be declared Rhine Research Center Day in Durham!


WHEREAS, Dr. Joseph B. Rhine established the Parapsychology Laboratory at Duke University in the year 1934; and

WHEREAS, Dr. Rhine’s book, Extrasensory Perception, popularized the term ESP, is now a part of the international lexicon; and

WHEREAS, the Rhine Research Center in Durham, an independent non-profit organization, continues the work of J. B. and Louisa Rhine, which has been ongoing for more than eighty years; and

WHEREAS, the inaugural J.B. and Louisa Rhine Distinguished Service Award will be presented in Durham on February 4, 2011 to Captain William F. Higgins, USN retired.

NOW, THEREFORE, I, William V. “Bill” Bell, Mayor of the City of Durham, North Carolina, do hereby proclaim February 4, 2011 as
“RHINE RESEARCH CENTER DAY” in Durham, and hereby urge all citizens to take special note of this observance.

WITNESS my hand and the corporate seal of the City of Durham, North Carolina, this 4th day of February 2011.
William V. “Bill” Bell