Deichmann is a 2010 graduate of Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn High School.
During the ceremony, the students received pins commemorating the work of Florence Nightingale. The event included a welcome by William Deeds, vice president for academic affairs and dean of the college, and an address by members of the nursing faculty: Mary Kovarna, Jacklyn Barber, Lori Doeschot and Cheryl Harrington.
Morningside College is a small, private college in Sioux City, that offers students the opportunity to earn a bachelor's degree in a variety of disciplines, or a master's degree in education. For more information about Morningside College, visit the college's website at www.morningside.edu.