Samrath Singh is a rising senior at Boston College studying Finance, Accounting and Computer Science. He is a Division I baseball player for Boston College and was recently named the ‘2020 Sophomore Male Scholar Athlete of the Year’. He loves to sing, dance, play the guitar, and have a good time. His career goal is to join Major League Baseball.
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Learn More about Samrath
Article: "Samrath Singh, the first turbaned Sikh to play NCAA baseball is more than the challenges he has overcome" (RNS, Aug. 5, 2021)
Article and Video: "Keeping the Faith" (Boston College Magazine, Summer 2021)
Key Terms & Concepts
Amrit Chakna — Sikh baptism ceremony administered to those who have chosen to make a commitment to the Sikh way of life.
Gursikh — Someone committed to leading a Sikh way of life.
Sikhi — Used interchangeably with Sikhism; refers to the Sikh faith.
Waheguru — The Wonderous Creator (God).
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