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! 

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.

Check the full calendar for more information and most recent updates.  To view full departmental schedules, click on the link: art, athletics, music, theatre.

 

 

 

First-Year Move-In Day
August 26

Fall Convocation
August 30  |  1 p.m.  |  Smith Chapel

Why murals? The politics of identity, memory and resistance from Belfast to Tehran
September 6  |  1 – 2 p.m.  |  Hubbell Hall, Kent Campus Center

Faculty Piano Recital – Dr. Jin Young Park
September  8  |  7 p.m.  |  Lekberg Hall, Amy Robertson Music Center

Guest Artist Recital – Medina Akhatova, violin and Dr. Christy Eckerty, piano
September 15  |  7 p.m.  |  Lekberg Hall, Amy Robertson Music Center

Fall Visit Day – Get Involved
September 18  |  10:45 a.m.  |  Kent Campus Center

The Jefferson Highway: Blazing the Way from Winnipeg to New Orleans
September 19  |  7 p.m.  |  Hubbell Hall, Kent Campus Center

Constitution Day Lecture
September 20  |  7 p.m.  |  Hubbell Hall, Kent Campus Center

Music Education Workshop – Aileen Miracle
September 23  |  9 a.m. – 3 p.m.  |  Lekberg Hall, Amy Robertson Music Center

Sadie Timms – Senior Voice Recital
September 25  |  7 p.m.  |  Great Hall

Culver Lecture by Chuck Hagel
September 26  |  7 p.m.  |  Hubbell Hall, Kent Campus Center

Guest Artist Recital – Ray Songayllo and Asia Brutian-Grant, duo piano
September 27  |  7 p.m.  |  Lekberg Hall, Amy Robertson Music Center

Cheer Visit Day
September 30  |  9 a.m.  |  Kent Campus Center

Food Truck 5k
September 30  |  5 p.m.  |  The Foundry in Historic Valley Junction (9th St and Railroad Ave)

McBride Lecture
October 4  |  1 p.m.  |  Hubbell Hall, Kent Campus Center

Guest Artists – Iowa Guitar Quartet with Steven Kennedy, Faculty Guitarist
October 6  |  7 p.m.  |  Lekberg Hall, Amy Robertson Music Center

36th Annual Presidents’ Society Dinner (by invitation only)
October 12  |  6 p.m.  |  Blank Performing Arts Center

Simpson College Fall Honor Choir Concert
October 12  |  6:30 p.m.  |  Smith Chapel

Fall Visit Day – Homecoming Edition
October 13  |  8:30 a.m.  |  Kent Campus Center

Homecoming and Family Weekend 2017
October 13 – 15

Theatre Simpson Presents Tartuffe
October 13  |  7:30 p.m.  |  Pote Theatre, Blank Performing Arts Center
October 14  |  7:30 p.m.
October 15  |  1 p.m.

Nathanael Smale – Senior Voice Recital
October 15  |  2 p.m.  |  Great Hall

Symphonic Band and Jazz Ensemble in Concert
October 17  |  7 p.m.  |  Pote Theatre, Blank Performing Arts Center

Matthew Simpson Lecture
October 26  |  7 p.m.  |  Hubbell Hall, Kent Campus Center

Acis and Galatea by G.F. Handel
October 27  |  7:30 p.m.  |  Pote Theatre, Blank Performing Arts Center
October 28  |  7:30 p.m.
October 29  |  2 p.m.

Veteran’s Day Ceremony
November 1  |  1 p.m.  |  Smith Chapel

Reconsidering Herbert Hoover
November 2  |  7 p.m.  |  Hubbell Hall

November Fall Visit Day
November 3  |  10 a.m.  |  Kent Campus Center

Simpson College Choir and Women’s Chorale in Concert
November 5  |  3 p.m.  |  Smith Chapel

Guest Artist Recital – Paul Zaborac, saxophone
November 6  |  7 p.m.  |  Lekberg Hall, Amy Robertson Music Center

Felicity Eward – Senior Voice Recital
November 10  |  7 p.m.  |  Great Hall

Tyler West – Senior Trombone Recital
November 10  |  8 p.m.  |  Lekberg Hall, Amy Robertson Music Center

Scholarship Audition Day and Chamber Singers in Concert
November 12  |  2 p.m.  concert  |  Amy Robertson Music Center

Jazz Ensemble in Concert
November 14  |  7 p.m.  |  Lekberg Hall, Amy Robertson Music Center