Meet Our Scholars

 Cameron, Kimberlynn

Kimberlynn Cameron

  • Hometown: Wakpala, SD
  • Tribal AffiliationStanding Rock Sioux Tribev
  • Major:Geological Engineering
  • Dream Job: Working within my job field
  • Extracurricular Activities: ROTC, Alpha Omega Epsilon Sorority, and currently doing a co-op with Goldcorp
  • Status: Senior
 

 Herrod, Shane

 Shane Herrod

  • Hometown: Rapid City, SD
  • Tribal Affiliation: Oglala Lakota
  • Major: Civil Engineering
  • Extracurricular Activities: AISES
  • Status: Senior
 

 Perrault, Chad

 Chad Perrault

  • Hometown: Deer River, MN
  • Tribal Affiliation: White Earth Chippewa
  • Major: Geology
  • Dream Job: Scouring the Earth identifying and collecting minerals, fossils, and exploring stratigraphy
  • Extracurricular Activities: Society of Economic Geologists, AISES, Paleo Club, Apex Art Gallary
  • Status: Senior
 

 Ramsey, Jon

 Jon Ramsey

  • Hometown: Las Vegas, NV
  • Tribal Affiliation: Oglala Sioux
  • Major: Mining Engineering
  • Dream Job: Traveling the world working at various gold mines
  • Extracurricular Activities: SDSM&T Soccer Team
  • Status: Senior
 

 Boyd, Zach

 Zachary Boyd

  • Hometown: Rapid City, SD
  • Tribal Affiliation: Rosebud Sioux
  • Major: Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management
  • Dream Job: Movie Director
  • Extracurricular Activities: IIE
  • Status: Junior
 

 Fisher, Amanda

Amanda Fisher

  • Hometown: Eagle Butte, SD
  • Tribal Affiliation: Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe
  • Major: Industrial Engineering
  • Dream Job: Helping my people somehow by economic development and workforce
  • Extracurricular Activities: AISES, SWE, OMA Events
  • Status: Junior
 

 Grimshaw, Nick

Nick Grimshaw

  • Hometown: Mission, SD
  • Major: Industrial Engineering
  • Dream Job: Project Management
  • Extracurricular Activities: IIE, AISES, Rotaract
  • Status: Junior
 

 Lange, Levi

Levi Lange

  • Hometown: Black Hawk, SD
  • Tribal Affiliation: Oglala Sioux
  • Major: Mechanical Engineering
  • Dream Job: What I am doing now, Ballistics Lab at BHA
  • Extracurricular Activities: AISES
  • Status: Junior
 

 Phipps, James

Jacob Phipps

  • Hometown: Mesa, AZ
  • Tribal Affiliation: Creek
  • Major: Chemistry
  • Dream Job: Dentist
  • Extracurricular Activities: Football
  • Status: Junior
 

 Volk, Casey

Casey Volk

  • Hometown: Fort Yates, ND
  • Tribal Affiliation: Standing Rock Sioux Tribe
  • Major: Computer Engineering
  • Dream Job: To work in the fields of today's technology
  • Extracurricular Activities: AISES
  • Status: Junior
 

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Kelby Wilkison

  • Hometown: Laramie WY
  • Tribal Affiliation: Cherokee Nation
  • Major: Civil Engineering
  • Dream Job: A structural engineer, building football stadiums 
  • Extracurricular Activities: Football, ASCE, Prixes
 

 ChasingInTimber, Leo

Leo Chasing In Timber 

  • Hometown: Rapid City, SD
  • Tribal Affiliation: Rosebud Sioux
  • Major: Civil Engineering
  • Dream Job: Pilot
  • Extracurricular Activities: AISES
  • Status: Sophomore
 

 Martinez, Adonnis

Adonnis Martinez 

  • Hometown: Rapid City, SD
  • Tribal Affiliation: Cheyenne River Sioux
  • Major: Civil Engineering
  • Extracurricular Activities: AISES
  • Status: Sophomore 
 

 Newbrough, Scottin

Stottin Newbrough

  • Hometown: Eagle Butte, SD
  • Major: Civil Engineering
  • Dream Job: Something to do with Civil Engineering or fire fighting
  • Extracurricular Activities: AISES
  • Status: Sophomore
 

 Schell, Derrick

Derrick Schell

  • Hometown: McIntosh, SD
  • Tribal Affiliation: Standing Rock
  • Major: Mechanical Engineering
  • Dream Job: Something in the power sports industry
  • Extracurricular Activities: AISES, ASME, AISEP Bulid-A-Computer Program, Mechanical Engineering Work Study
  • Status: Sophomore
 

 Soiseth, Jamie

 Jamie Soiseth

  • Hometown: Colstrip, MT
  • Tribal Affiliation: Northern Cheyenne
  • Major: Mining Engineering
  • Dream Job: Explosive Tech Mining Engineer
  • Extracurricular Activities: Football, Golf, AISES
  • Status: Sophomore
 

 Tamayo, Domingo

 Domingo Tamayo

  • Hometown: Rosebud, SD
  • Tribal Affiliation: Rosebud Sioux
  • Major: Physics
  • Dream Job: To work in a nuclear fusion power plant but I'm not sure if I want to further my education as a scientist of engineer
  • Extracurricular Activities: Vice President of AISES, SHPE, have an online streaming show with KTEQ, Gamers for Service
  • Status: Sophomore
 

 Tidwell, Cody

 Cody Tidwell

  • Hometown: Box Elder, SD
  • Tribal Affiliation: Oglala Sioux
  • Major: Chemistry 
  • Dream Job: Surgeon
  • Extracurricular Activities: AISES
  • Status: Sophomore
 

 YellowFat, Jon

 Jon Yellow Fat

  • Hometown: McLaughlin, SD
  • Major: Civil Engineering
  • Dream Job: A Video Game Tester
  • Extracurricular Activities: ACSE, Intramurals, AISES
  • Status: Sophmore
 

 Arredondo, Devin

 Devin Arredondo

  • Hometown: Oglala, SD
  • Tribal Affiliation: Oglala Lakota
  • Major: Chemical Engineering
  • Status: Freshman
 

 Bolton, Taton

 Taton Bolton

  • Hometown: Rapid City, SD
  • Tribal Affiliation: Oglala Sioux
  • Major: Chemistry
  • Dream Job: Pediatric Surgeon
  • Extracurricular Activities: Football
  • Status: Freshman
 

 Campell, Riana

 Raina Campbell

  • Hometown: Valentine, NE
  • Tribal Affiliation: Fort Peck
  • Major: Chemistry
  • Dream Job: Anything that involves excitement
  • Status: Freshman
 
 EagleChasing, James

 James Eagle Chasing

  • Hometown: Eagle Butte, SD
  • Tribal Affiliation: Cheyenne River Sioux
  • Major: Computer Science
  • Dream Job: To be a plant manager somewhere in the ethanol industry
  • Status: Freshman
 

 Gayton, Logan

 Logan Gayton

  • Hometown: Rapid City, SD
  • Tribal Affiliation: Cheyenne River Sioux
  • Major: Mining Engineering
  • Extracurricular Activities: AISES
  • Status: Freshman
 

 Knutson, James

 James Knutson

  • Hometown: Red Shirt, SD
  • Tribal Affiliation: Oglala Sioux
  • Major: Chemistry
  • Dream Job: General Manager of a professional football team
  • Extracurricular Activities: AISES
  • Status: Freshman
 

 Richards, Jerimiah

 Jeremiah Richards

  • Hometown: Martin, SD
  • Tribal Affiliation: Oglala Sioux
  • Major: Chemical Engineering
  • Dream Job: To become a successful chemical engineer for a company potential for growth. I want to eventually be in charge of my own career decisions within that company. 
  • Extracurricular Activities: Veterans Club
  • Status: Freshman
 

 UsesKnife, Elaena

 Elaena Uses Knife

  • Hometown: Eagle Butte, SD
  • Tribal Affiliation: Cheyenne River Sioux
  • Major: Physics
  • Dream Job: Work for NASA
  • Extracurricular Activities: AISES
  • Status: Freshman
 

 Wells, Timothy

 Timothy Wells

  • Hometown: Fort Thompson, SD
  • Tribal Affiliation: Crow Creek Sioux Tribe
  • Major: Civil Engineering
  • Dream Job: Undecided
  • Extracurricular Activities: AISES
  • Status: Freshman
 

 Wilkison, Brady

 Brady Wilkison

  • Hometown: Laramie, WY
  • Tribal Affiliation: Cherokee
  • Major: Mining Engineering
  • Extracurricular Activities: Football
  • Status: Freshman
 


Yellowtail, Stephen

 Stephen Yellowtail

  • Hometown: Wyola, MT
  • Tribal Affiliation: Crow
  • Major: Industrial Engineering
  • Dream Job: To own a construction company
  • Extracurricular Activities: Men's basketball team
  • Status: Freshman