Continuing & Graduate Term 4 2013

Edited by Amy Day

At this time of year, we’re busy with many things. Those who are graduating this spring are focused on finishing their degree requirements while others are just starting out. We may be considering which classes we want to take over the summer and still others are planning that summer vacation! As a campus director and academic advisor, it is an honor to be a part of our students’ academic lives, to help them meet their goals, and work with them to help make the path is a little smoother. But it is More »

Alpha Sigma Lambda, the national adult student honorary society, will be offering nine $2,000.00 scholarships for the 2013-2014 academic year. To be eligible to apply, you must:

    Be a degree-seeking student
    Have completed 30 semester hours of graded coursework at Simpson College
    Have a grade point average of 3.2 or better
    Have financial need for assistance

You do not need to be a member of the local Alpha Sigma Lambda chapter in order to apply. Applications must be submitted to Andrea Biklen at the West Des Moines campus by April 15, 2013. For more information, see

How long have you been working at Simpson?
I have worked full-time in the Business office 6 years and prior to that, part-time 9 months for EW&G.

What exactly does your job entail?
I am the Accounts Receivable Coordinator for the Business Office.  My primary responsibility is working with our part-time students and their billing issues.  Many of our part-time students have Employer Tuition Reimbursement...More »

I had thought about going back to school off and on for about 10 years.  When I had gone the first time I had gone into accounting.  It was easy and convenient for me.  It has provided me with a good living and opportunities to be close to my children for after school activities.  When the… More »

I teach Accounting and Taxation courses.  Specifically I teach Individual Income Tax, Taxation of Business Entities, Advanced Accounting, Intermediate Accounting, Cost Accounting.    I pretty much teach the most exciting topics that you can imagine taking.…More »

Important Upcoming Dates

MAT and T-to-T Information Session, Wednesday, March 6, Indianola Campus…

Answers to questions such as:
Where can I use my student photo I.D. to receive student discounts?… More »