Morningside announces 2021-22 Dimmitt Scholars

Jun 13, 2022 • Academics, Honors & Awards
A student plays the flute at the 2021 performance of Christmas at Morningside

Morningside University has named 142 students as Dimmitt Scholars in recognition of high academic distinction for the 2021-22 academic year.

Dimmitt Scholars must be full-time students who have completed at least 45 credits of college work with a cumulative grade point average between 3.50 and 3.75. The award is named in honor of the late Lillian Dimmitt, who served as a teacher and administrator at Morningside for more than 60 years.

The Dimmitt Scholars are:

Sioux City: Debora T. Allard, Kannika Aun, Kevin D. Blosch, Ashley R. Courtney, Gracie M. Eli, Katelynn S. Heger, Skyler J. Luse, Brianna K. Meals, Rebekah N. Meisner, Myrka R. Olivarez Gomez, Monica R. Olson, Shaylee J. Ramirez, Noelle H. Rasmussen, Abigail M. Simmons, Nicole K. Smith, Brenton K. Storm, Misty M. Sudtelgte.

Iowa: Cassandra L. Allen, Galva; Justin J. Ambrose, Dunlap; Garrett L. Anderson, Dunlap; Derek J. Anderson, Le Mars; Autumn N. Aspedon, Glenwood; Sidnie M. Baier, Sidney; Maggie C. Barten, Zearing; Skylee K. Blocker, Sioux Rapids; Brent D. Bormann, Moville; Madilyn J. Brown, Le Mars; Sarah J. Butcher, Avoca; Tyler T. Carney, Waukee; Alayna K. Castillo, Denison; Emma L. Christensen, Sergeant Bluff; Landon L. Christensen, Whiting; Brayden V. Cleeton, Monticello; Sidney J. Cross, Clarion; Samantha G. Delperdang, Sergeant Bluff; Jenna L. Dirkx, Spencer; Jessica A. Eighmy, Glidden; Kayla F. Eilander, Ankeny; Nyah E. Eldridge, Sergeant Bluff; Maggie E. Fisher, Ankeny; Samantha B. Fister, Lytton; Jayden L. Gessert, Harlan; Brooke I. Harvey, Remsen; Gaige W. Heissel, Moville; William W. Hurd, Nemaha; Alexander L. Inskeep, Reasnor; Bailiee L. Jauer, Hinton; Jatelyn S. Jessen, Battle Creek; Emma K. Jimmerson, Missouri Valley; Shay M. Johnson, Sergeant Bluff; Jordyn M. Kemp, Hopkinton; Tate W. Kounkel, Merrill; Bryce C. Kremer, Cherokee; Clayton G. Leng, Primghar; Isabelle S. Majeres, Le Mars; Destinee R. Martin, Manson; Issac J. Maurice, Logan; McKenna B. Nielsen, Audubon; Ethan M. Owen, Lamoni; Zackary G. Paulsen, Mapleton; Jessica A. Phipps, Harlan; Isaac J. Pingel, Spencer; Taylor A. Rodenburgh, Sioux Center; Sierra K. Rohlk, Battle Creek; Beverly M. Russell, Mapleton; Kyle M. Schaaf, Algona; Brady C. Schlaeger, Spencer; Benjamin P. Schmitz, Carroll; Weston R. Schultz, Mason City; Zakary A. Scott, Mapleton; Colby M. Seuntjens, Danbury; Brady M. Seuntjens, Danbury; Taylor N. Sporrer, Logan; Blake T. Stratton, Moville; Joshua W. Tibbits, Martensdale; Anna M. Van Dusen, Ida Grove; Autumn R. Villebro, Scranton; Bethany A. Widman, Sergeant Bluff; Josie D. Wiser, Glenwood; Dillon G. Wiser, Glenwood; Elaina M. Zwanziger, Indianola.

Nebraska: Devon C. Brees, Seward; Grace A. Buffington, Gretna; Joseph E. Dolincheck, Omaha; Cheyenne J. Donnelly, Homer; Erin Georgesen, Hubbard; John P. Guinan, Omaha; Anahi Guzman, Dakota City; Kayla M. Harris, Dakota City; Jeremiah J. Horacek, Kearney; Addison O. McGraw, Omaha; Morgan E. Nixon, Omaha; Noah J. Potterf, La Vista; Aidan M. Queen, Fremont; Ryley E. Rolls, Alliance; Hope A. Rose, South Sioux City; Logan T. Schuelke, Greenwood; Caleb J. Schweigart, Omaha; McKenna K. Sims, South Sioux City; Trevor M. Siroky, David City; Hannah M. Stock, Bellevue; Tyler J. Strauss, Fort Calhoun; Laney R. Thatcher, Minden; Kelsey J. Toomey, Lincoln.

South Dakota: Carter L. Ades, Sioux Falls; Rachel L. Barkema, Sioux Falls; Elizabeth A. Cropley, North Sioux City; Madelyn M. Heeren, McCook Lake; Wyatt J. Kleinhesselink, North Sioux City; Tori L. Misiaszek, Mitchell; Caleb A. Roggenbuck, Sioux Falls; Sadie C. Roth, Sioux Falls; Marcalah D. Woodard, Sioux Falls

Other States: Julianna G. Baker, Wasilla, Alaska; Hannah L. Capps, Placerville, Calif.; Emily A. Clotfelter, Fairfield, Mont.; Gabriel R. DeLeo, Corvallis, Mont.; Haylie N. Folson, Atchison, Kan.; Anthony J. Franck, Hamburg, Minn.; Tyler J. Godown, Las Vegas, Nev; Natalie M. Hunt, Daniel, Wyo.; Brooke J. Katen, Maryville, Mo.; Frederick M. Lageschulte, St. Joseph, Mo.; Sydney M. Lueth, Kansasville, Wis.; Gabriel M. Marthaler, Blue Springs, Mo.; Morgan R. Roark, Zumbrota, Minn.; Yvette Rufino, Santa Ana, Calif.; Evan C. Shell, Fort Collins, Colo.; Amber N. Stone, Cedar, Minn.; Emily M. Trojahn, Berthoud, Colo.

International: Sina Feeser, Heilbronn, Germany; Sophie M. Fill, Tuebingen, Germany; Annemiek C. Goedhart, Emmerich am Rheim, Germany; Jil F. Hellerforth, Luedensheid, Germany; Jordy A. Kinss, Trier, Germany; Sander Cosmus Kohberg, Aabenraa, Denmark; Merel Y. Kooij, Rockanje, Netherlands; Luc L. Mai, Oberusel, Germany; Jaime Maza Martin, Madrid, Spain; Maria J. Nava Lopez, Monterrey, Mexico; Jackson R. Stephen, Cowichan Bay, British Columbia, Canada; Jesse S. Welfing, Groningen, Netherlands.