College/University: Drake University
Hometown: Fort Madison, Iowa
Harry Dalstra 1st Year Scholar

Harry will be an undergraduate at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa in the fall of 2024 and is looking forward to double majoring in International Relations and Law, Politics, and Society, with a minor in Spanish.  Harry grew up in El Paso, Texas, and moved to Fort Madison, Iowa, where, in June, he will graduate from Fort Madison High School. 

Harry has been active in the show choir crew, leading the crew during their sophomore, junior, and senior years.  He is a member of the National Honors Society and is on the executive board of the student council, where he runs the marketing committee, including a student news program.  As a member of the student council, Harry has been to several leadership conferences.  Harry plays on the JV and Varsity soccer teams.  He has participated in orientation for incoming freshmen, volunteered at Vacation Bible School, and at his congregation’s Art Camp for area children, helping to teach culinary arts and photography.  Being raised on the border, Harry has always been interested in other cultures.  He enjoys taking portraits and sports photography.  Harry is passionate about geopolitics and his goal is to research other cultures and help improve communities.