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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…

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…

2016ChrisLaneNewsstory

THIS THURSDAY: Map Expert Christopher Lane from Antiques Roadshow to Speak

Christopher Lane, the owner of The Philadelphia Print Shop West and frequent map appraiser for the popular Antiques Roadshow, will speak at 7 p.m. Sept. 15 in the Kent Campus Center’s Hubbell Hall on the Simpson College campus. The event, which is sponsored by the Iowa History Center, is free, and the public is encouraged to attend. More…

Habitat-Newsstory

Simpson Students Pitch In, Help Work on Habitat Homes

“They did fantastic work,” said Omar Padilla, outreach coordinator for Habitat for Humanity in the Des Moines area. “The group did landscaping work – leveling ground for sodding later on, planted a tree at each house and plants in the front of the houses. More…