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Psychology Professor Meyers Completes STIRS Initiative

Sal Meyers, professor of psychology and director of faculty development at Simpson College, was selected as one of 13 Scientific Thinking and Integrative Reasoning Skills Scholars (STIRS) by the Association of American Colleges and Universities in early 2014. More…


Simpson-designed Phone App is Finalist for Two Tech Awards

“This is great recognition for our students and for the entire EMERGE program,” said Christopher Draper, director of EMERGE@Simpson. “There’s no reason for students to wait until they graduate to begin making their dreams and ideas a reality, and we’re proving that every day.” More…


Farnham Exhibit to Showcase Paintings of Darrell Roberts

Roberts, who grew up in rural Iowa, has a BA in art history from the University of Northern Iowa and a BFA and MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. He has spent much of his career finding inspiration in the landscape and structures of Chicago, where he now lives. More…


DSM Business Record Agrees: EMERGE@ Simpson is Front-Page News

Simpson College is forming teams of students, professors and community members from around the state to create or develop startup ideas. The program is called EMERGE@Simpson, and it has had a hand in everything from developing an app that helps solve crimes to coming up with permanent markings for parking spaces at businesses. More…

David Axelrod to Deliver Culver Lecture on April 14

Axelrod’s talk will begin at 7:30 p.m. in Pote Theatre in the Blank Performing Arts Center on the Simpson campus in Indianola. The title of the talk is the same as Axelrod’s new memoir, “Believer: My Forty Years in Politics.” More…