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Dr. Heidi Levine Named Vice President for Student Development

“After conducting a national search for this important position, I am pleased to welcome Dr. Levine to Simpson College,” said President Jay Simmons. “Her extensive background in higher education and working directly with students in a number of different capacities, gives her a strong foundation on which to continue the commitment we have to our students at Simpson.” More…

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Important Announcement Regarding Wednesday’s Carver Medal Ceremony

The annual event celebrates the life and legacy of George Washington Carver, the famous botanist and inventor who began his academic career at Simpson College after being rejected for admittance to other colleges because of his race. “At Simpson the kind of people there made me believe that I was a human being,” Carver said. More…

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New Phone App Developed at Simpson Heralded as Crime-Fighting Tool

The Snitch’n app was unveiled Oct. 17 during the grand opening ceremony at Simpson College for the Gerald R. Edwards Entrepreneurial Center, the home of EMERGE@Simpson. The public launch of Snitch’n was scheduled to occur during the I/OWA Conference closing party, hosted by EMERGE, at The Lift in Des Moines. More…