May 6, 2009
Kaitlin Wheatley, a BE senior, a member of the MSU women volley ball team, is the newest recipient of the Jimmy Lee Dodd Scholar Athlete scholarship. This is a prestigious scholarship because it is given only to student athletes with exceptional scholastic performance.
The Jimmy Lee Dodd Scholarship is a special scholarship given to distinguish student scholar athletes. It was created in honor of the 1979 hall of fame football player Jimmy Lee Dodd. Jimmy Lee Dodd became a professor and he is a Professor Emeritus of the Electrical and Computer Engineering department at MSU.