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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…

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Campus Day 2016: New Twists on a Grand Tradition

“One of the things I love most about Campus Day is being part of a team and accomplishing an awesome end result,” said Kelsey Ritchey ’11, assistant director of admissions. “Campus is always pretty, but after Campus Day, it’s like the official beginning of spring. We’re at our best on this day. Serving others is what we do best.” More…

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Simpson’s ATO Alumni and Undergraduates Help National Fraternity Celebrate 150 Years

Simpson’s Beta Alpha chapter of Alpha Tau Omega is the second oldest ATO chapter west of the Mississippi and the second oldest Greek chapter on the Simpson campus. The chapter, which has produced countless servant leaders throughout its 130-year history, left its mark again in August as alumni and undergraduates gathered together with nearly 700 others in Indianapolis to help the national fraternity celebrate its 150th anniversary. More…

Make Plans to Attend: Carver Medal Ceremony to be held Jan. 27, 2016

The Carver ceremony is one of the most important events held during the academic year. It honors the memory and legacy of George Washington Carver, who began his collegiate career at Simpson College after being refused admittance to another school because of his race. The event offers Simpson another opportunity to demonstrate its commitment to diversity and inclusivity. More…