Rebecca Fritzsche

Honored by:Mary Engstrom
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Dr. Fritzsche is an extrordinary individual. She has been honored for her outstanding contributions to Iowa State University the community of Ames Iowa and beyond. As a dedicated physician for twenty-five years at ISU's Student Health Center she has been both a healer and role model.

As a participant in "The Road Less Traveled" career conferences sponsored annually by ISU's Women in Engineering she has demonstrated career possibilities to undergraduate women. As a member of St. Thomas Aquinas Church she has served on the Charity Justice and Peace Commission and has taught in the church's education programs. As a caring friend she has quietly visited the homes and care facilities of those in need of support friendship and hope.

She is humble generous and warm-hearted. It will surprise her that others deem her remarkable. Dr. Fritzsche is respected and admired by the students and serves as a strong role model for young women.