People, papers and presentations for June 21, 2022

people, papers, presentations

Rice swimmer Ahalya Lettenberger won a bronze medal in the 400-meter freestyle S7 during the World Para Swimming Championships last week in Madeira, Portugal. It was her second career medal at the world championships, following a silver-medal performance in the 400 free at the 2019 event in London. For more, click here.

Rice sophomore distance runner Grace Forbes is the third athlete to win Conference USA Female Track Athlete of the Year honors in consecutive years, the league announced June 16. For more on the award and her resilient All-American season, click here.