SIOUX CITY - Stephanie Carlson, daughter of Steve and Debra Carlson, was named a Dimmitt Scholar at Morningside College in recognition of high academic distinction for the 2011-12 school year.
Carlson is a sophomore who is majoring in business administration. She is a graduate of Alta High School.
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 College for more than 60 years.