Morningside College announces 2017-18 Roadman and Dimmitt scholars

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

A total of 383 students were named Roadman Scholars and Dimmitt Scholars at Morningside College in recognition of high academic distinction for the 2017-18 academic year.

Roadman Scholars must be full-time students who have completed at least 45 credits of college work with a cumulative grade point average of 3.76 or above. The award is named in honor of the late Earl Roadman, who was president of Morningside College from 1936 to 1956.

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.

Morningside College, located in Sioux City, Iowa, is a private, coeducational, four-year liberal arts college with a total enrollment of approximately 2,800 students. More information about Morningside College is at www.morningside.edu

Albert City, Iowa: Rebekah F. Mayer, junior, psychology counseling, Dimmitt Scholar

Alta, Iowa: Rachael J. Arnts, senior, mass communication, Roadman Scholar; Megan K. Miller, senior, nursing, Dimmitt Scholar

Fonda, Iowa: Faith F. Meyer, junior, general business, Dimmitt Scholar; Grace J. Meyer, sophomore, nursing, Dimmitt Scholar

Laurens, Iowa: Rachel A. Potter, senior, mass communication, religious studies, Dimmitt Scholar

Newell, Iowa: Shelby M. Kingery, senior, nursing, Roadman Scholar; Marissa J. Morenz, senior, nursing, Roadman Scholar

Schaller, Iowa: Kelsey M. Brenner, senior, mathematics teaching, special education, Dimmitt Scholar; Jason A. Kenny, senior, applied agricultural & food studies, Roadman Scholar

Storm Lake, Iowa: Elvis A. Castro, senior, biology, chemistry, Roadman Scholar