On Our Calendar

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 alumni.office@simpson.edu. To view a full departmental schedules, click on the link: art, athletics, music, theatre.

 

 

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

 

Alumni Lecture in Philosophy: Collin Rice
October 16  |  7 p.m.  |  Lekberg Hall, Amy Robertson Music Center

 

33rd Annual Presidents’ Society Dinner
October 16  |  6 p.m.  |  Hubbell Hall, Kent Campus Center
by invitation only

 

Homecoming & Family Weekend 2014
October 17, 18 and 19
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 2009-2014Show 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.

 

Mathematics Day
October 17 – 18  |  Carver Science Center

 

Fall Visit Day – Homecoming Edition
October 18  |  Kent Campus Center

 

Eastern Iowa Road Trip to Simpson
October 21

 

Safeblock
October 23  |  6 – 8 p.m. | Kent Campus Center

 

Simpson Symphonic Band Concert
October 23  |  7 p.m.  |  Great Hall

 

Simpson College Chamber Singers Concert
October 26  |  3 p.m.  |  Smith Chapel

 

Simpson Speaker Series: James Autry and Sally Pederson
October 28  |  5:30 – 7 p.m.  |  1450 SW Vintage Parkway, Ankeny
Event will also be an open house for the public and Simpson community to tour the new Ankeny campus.

 

Faculty Recital: Sonoroso
October 28  |  8:15 p.m.  |  Lekberg Hall, Amy Robertson Music Center

 

Watson Lecture: Professor Lora Friedrich
November 5  |  1 p.m.  |  Hubbell I, Kent Campus Center

 

Division of Social Science Alumni Reception in Honor of Dr. Lora Friedrich
November 5  |  2 – 3 p.m.  |  Hubbell II, Kent Campus Center

 

Kansas City Area Road Trip
November 6  |  4 p.m.

 

Sociology and Criminal Justice Visit Day
November 7  |  9:45 a.m. – 1 p.m.  |  Kent Campus Center

 

Southwest Iowa/Omaha Road Trip
November 9  |  5 p.m.

 

College Choir & Women’s Chorale Concert
November 9  |  3 p.m.  |  Smith Chapel

 

Colin Woodard, author of American Nations: A History of the Eleven Regional Cultures of North America
November 11  |  7 p.m.  |  Hubbell Hall, Kent Campus Center

 

Jazz Ensemble Invitational Concert
November 11  |  7 p.m.  |  Lekberg Hall, Amy Robertson Music Center

 

Fall Visit Day
November 14  |  10 a.m.  |  Kent Campus Center

 

Fall Visit Day Fly In Program
November 14  |  10 a.m. – 1 p.m.  |  Kent Campus Center

 

The Memory of Water by Shelgh Stephenson
November 14 – 15  |  7:30 p.m.  |  Blank Performing Arts Center

 

Cheer and Dance Visit Day
November 15  |  9:15 a.m.  |  Kent Campus Center

 

A Holiday Affair: Simpson Guild Picadilly Auction
November 16  |  6 p.m.  |  Kent Campus Center

 

The Memory of Water by Shelgh Stephenson
November 17  |  1 p.m.  |  Blank Performing Arts Center

 

Accounting Happy Hour @ Confluence Brewing Company
November 19  |  5 – 7 p.m.|  Confluence Brewing Company, 1235 Thomas Beck Rd, Suite A, Des Moines

 

Peterson Toscano – Climate Change
November 19  |  7:30 p.m.  |  Hubbell Hall II, Kent Campus Center

 

Chicago Area Alumni After-Hours Gathering @ Rockit Bar & Grill
November 20  |  6 – 8 p.m.  |  Rockit Bar & Grill, 22 West Hubbard Street, Chicago, IL 60654

 

Madrigal Dinner
November 21 and 22  |  6:30 p.m.  |  Great Hall

 

The Memory of Water by Shelgh Stephenson
November 21 – 22  |  7:30 p.m.  |  Blank Performing Arts Center

 

Simpson College Community Orchestra Concert
November 23  |  7:30 p.m.  |  Pote Theatre, Blank Performing Arts Center

 

Instrumental Chamber Music Concert
November 24  |  7 p.m.  |  Lekberg Hall, Amy Robertson Music Center

 

Symphonic Band Concert
December 4  |  7 p.m.  |  Pote Theatre, Blank Performing Arts Center

 

Holy Grounds Concert Series – Danny Haggen ’08
December 5  |  7:30 – 8:30 p.m.  |  Holy Grounds Coffee Shop

 

Lessons & Carols
December 7  |  2 and 5 p.m.  |  Smith Chapel