Bethel Recognizes Nursing Students with Awards

Interim Dean of Nursing, Karon Schwartz, Ph.D., and Deb Gillum, associate dean of nursing, recently recognized nursing students with the following scholarships and awards.

Ruth E. Davidhizar Nursing Scholarship

Sara Bartle

Karissa Rillema

Sally Torrance Memorial Scholarship

Charity Brown

Middleton Endowment Advanced Education Scholarship

Adriane Crouse

Amy Frazier

Outstanding Student Award

Crystal Lane (BSN)

Nathan Buchinger (ADN)

Inglett Scholarship Award

Crystal Lane

Michelle Personette

Spirit of Nursing Award

Crystal Lane

Nursing Student Affairs Award for Altruism

Elizabeth Ferrill, ADN Bethel

Souletta Smith, ADN Grace

Cari Spaulding, BSN Bethel

Desiree Williams, BSN-C Bethel

Penelope Hall, BWSN-C Grace

Angela Wright, BSN-C Lakeland

Joann Lewis, MSN

Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society Inductees


Shelby Marie Faltynski

Karleen Ruth Hallock

Ashley Hamilton

Meredith Janos

Crystal G. Lane

Elizabeth Marie LeFeber

Jessica Lovin

Heidi M. Richey

Sarah Marie Rowe

Lori Ann Seel

Jamie Silveus

Cari Jo Spaulding

RN to BSN:

Laurie Joan Beck

Gayle Wimberly Clark

Laura Marie Crossman

Danie’La M. Edson

Amy Lynn Frazier

Melanie Smith

Joshua J. Stewart

Desiree D. Williams


Tina Kendall

Jennifer Williams

Bethel College is an accredited Christian college offering associate, bachelor’s and master’s degrees in more than 70 areas of study. The current enrollment of more than 2,100 includes students from 34 states and Puerto Rico, 19 countries, more than 25 denominations and 16 percent from culturally diverse backgrounds. Scholarships are available based upon a variety of factors including academic achievement, talent in the arts or athletics, ethnicity and church affiliation. In addition to its beautifully wooded 75-acre main campus in Mishawaka, Ind., Bethel also offers specific academic programs at sites in Elkhart, Ind., Fort Wayne, Ind., Dowagiac, Mich., and St. Joseph, Mich. Nursing programs are also offered in cooperation with Grace College in Winona Lake, Ind.