Bombers Select Dartmouth’s Rice in MLB Draft
Ben Rice ’22 was chosen on Tuesday by the New York Yankees in the 12th round of the Major League Baseball draft. He is the first Dartmouth draftee since 2017 and the second Dartmouth athlete drafted by the Yankees, joining pitcher Jim Beattie ’76.
U.S. Begins Its Reckoning on Native American Children
In a story about 19th-century government-run boarding schools for Indigenous children, CNN notes that research by lecturer Preston McBride ’11, Guarini ’13, ’20, suggests that as many as 40,000 Indigenous students died during their time at these schools.