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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…

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…

Happy Veterans Day 2015!

To demonstrate the College’s commitment to veterans, Simpson has recently hired Jason Courtney to the position of Veteran Recruitment Coordinator. More…

Check out Simpson’s Team RAGBRAI Adventure

RAGBRAI — the Register’s Annual Great Bicycle Ride — started Sunday in Sioux City, and Team Simpson is well represented. One of the best ways to follow their adventure is to go to Twitter@SimpsonRagbrai. More…

Simpson, Partners Announce Creation of Health Services Leadership Program

The highlights of the program include a new undergraduate major and minor; a post-baccalaureate certificate; and workshops and conferences conducted under the auspices of Simpson’s Continuing & Graduate Programs. What makes the Simpson program unique is that it represents a two-year collaboration between the College and private industry to design an academic program. More…