An Indian American teen has been drafted into the Major League Baseball draft on Sunday, July 10. The first Indian American player to be drafted by New York Mets in 2021 and by Texas Rangers in 2022 was Kumar Rocker at the age of 21.
By Mayank Chhaya- Indians constitute the largest number of admirers of Albert Einstein on social media, says the official manager of the social media accounts of the physicist who emblematized the idea of genius. Benyamin Cohen, an award-winning writer and journalist whose latest book ‘The Einstein Effect’ will be released on July 18, says, “Sometimes […]
General Electric has announced that an Indian-origin executive will take over as its Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer in September. He will assume this role in addition to his current responsibilities as Chief Financial Officer of GE Aerospace, which he has held since August 2022.
The Indian Overseas Congress (IOC) honored one of its founding members, George Abraham, who is now the vice chairman of the United States chapter. Abraham received the Lifetime Achievement Award from Congress leader Rahul Gandhi.
Indian-American Rohit Verma has been named dean of the University of South Carolina’s Darla Moore School of Business, effective August 1.
Dr. Sampat Shivangi, a physician and a veteran leader of the American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (AAPI), was awarded the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award by the Xavier University School of Medicine at the Xavier’s Campus in Aruba on May 19, 2023.
An Indian American graduate supply chain management student at the Naveen Jindal School of Management has won the 2023 Earth Fair Poster Competition. The competition is a part of the annual Earth Fair festivities at The University of Texas, Dallas. It is an interdisciplinary, university-wide, competition organized by the Office of Sustainability and the Office of Research and Innovation.
An Indian American NYPD officer was honored with the Medal of Valor by US President Joe Biden on May 17, 2023. The rookie officer was one of the nine public safety officers who got the highest award for 2021-2022. Two of the officer’s seniors, Wilbert Mora and Jason Rivera, were honored posthumously.