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WelcomeBackNewsstory

Welcome back, students! Simpson knows how to make Week One memorable

“Being from pretty far out of state, Welcome Week was what gave me some good opportunities to meet a bunch people in a short amount of time,” said Walker Mask, a senior from Rockwall, Texas. “It was much faster than just meeting the people in my classes and I would say that I’m still pretty good friends with the people I met.” More…

VOTENewsstory

Simpson Students Working Hard to Get Out the Vote

“We’re always told that we are going to be the ones in charge one day,” senior Michelle Beving said, “but what a lot of people don’t realize is that we already have the potential to start influencing policy and politics now.” More…

MarissaBelauNewsstory

Senior Marissa Belau Honored by Iowa Campus Compact

“Those nominated represent an impressive breadth and depth of higher education and community partnerships, community-engaged scholarship, service-learning and community service said Emily Shields, executive director of the Iowa Campus Compact. More…

Kent-Eaton_Newsstory

Kent Eaton Will Serve as Interim Academic Dean, Senior Vice President

“Those who know Dr. Eaton have commented on his ability to accomplish difficult, substantive assignments while exuding a respectful, collaborative and collegial demeanor,” President Jay Simmons said. “The work he has successfully completed with the other institutions he has served suggest that we will enjoy strong and effective leadership in our Academic Affairs office in the next year.” More…