From cultural events to athletics to special events, there are countless opportunities to enjoy all Simpson College has to offer our alumni and friends! Check the full calendar for more information and most recent updates.
If you have any ideas for future alumni events or would like to help with an event in your area, please contact us in the alumni relations office at 1-800-610-6369 or firstname.lastname@example.org. To view a full departmental schedules, click on the link: art, athletics, music, theatre.
Alumni, Faculty, Staff, Students and Friends Yoga
Mondays and Wednesdays starting May 19th
(no class on Memorial Day, May 26th)
6:30 – 7:30 a.m.
Dance/Aerobic Studio 103, Steven Johnson Fitness Center
First Year and Transfer Move-in Day and Legacy Luncheon
All College Convocation
August 27 | 1 p.m. | Smith Chapel
The Simpson Community is invited to attend the 2014 All-College Convocation. This annual event celebrates the beginning of the new academic year, welcoming all incoming students.
Guest Artist Recital: Rika Uchida, piano and Misook Yun, voice
September 3 | 7 p.m. | Lekberg Hall
Wayne Carse Storm Golf Classic and 19th Hole Campus Fest
The Wayne Carse Storm Athletic Benefit features an incredible day filled with two events: The Wayne Carse Storm Golf Classic and the 19th Hole Campus Fest. With a new festival format in 2014, the athletic fundraiser now includes a golf outing at the Indianola Country Club followed by an on-campus celebration at Simpson’s Kent Campus Center and Pedestrian Plaza.
This year’s event promises to be better than ever!
Faculty Recital: Dr. Jin Young Park
September 5 | 7 p.m. | Lekberg Hall
Guest Recital: Suzan Lommler, mezzo-soprano
September 12 | 7:30 p.m. | Great Hall
Transcendental Meditation in America: How a New Age Movement Remade a Small Town in Iowa
September 16 | 7 – 8:30 p.m.| Hubbell Hall, Kent Campus Center
Constitution Day Lecture: Ben Wizner of the ACLU
September 17 | 7 p.m. | Hubbell Hall, Kent Campus Center
Reflections of Success alumni/community/student event
September 18 | 5:30 – 7 p.m. | Hubbell Hall, Kent Campus Center
September Fall Visit Day
Workshops in Music Education: Sister Lorna Zemke
September 20 | Lekberg Hall, Amy Robertson Music Center
Master Class for Singers
September 27 | 1 p.m. | Lekberg Hall, Amy Robertson Music Center
Guest Artist Recital: Brandon Hendrickson
September 28 | 3 p.m. | Great Hall
McBride Lecture: Emily Bazelon
October 1 | 1 p.m. | Hubbell Hall, Kent Campus Center
Faculty Recital: Dave Camwell
October 3 | 7 p.m. | Lekberg Hall, Amy Robertson Music Center
Simpson Honor Choir Concert
October 14 | 6 p.m. | Amy Robertson Music Center
Matthew Simpson Lecture: Victoria Barnett
October 14 | 7 p.m. | Hubbell Hall, Kent Campus Center
World Food Prize Lecture: Dr. Pedro Sanchez
October 15 | 1 p.m. | Hubbell Hall, Kent Campus Center
Homecoming & Family Weekend 2014
Students, families, alumni and friends are invited to join us on October 17-19, 2014, for Homecoming & Family Weekend!
Celebrating milestone reunions for the Classes of 1964 and 1989 and a cluster reunion for the classes of 2009-2014! Show your Simpson spirit and encourage others to attend. Call your friends, e-mail, Facebook and tweet! Encourage them to register online so their names can be added to the “Who’s Coming” list.
October 17 – 18 | Carver Science Center
Fall Visit Day – Homecoming Edition
October 18 | Kent Campus Center