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Simpson Offers New Master Of Music (M.M.) in Choral Conducting Degree

“Whether you are a conductor feeling like you are in a ‘rut,’ someone looking to improve specific skills, excited simply to find professional development that is germane to your specific interest or job, or simply curious about what the M.M. program might do for you, I encourage you to get in contact with us,” said Tim McMillin, Simpson’s Department Chair of Music. “There is something for everyone in this program.” More…

Simpson’s Rich Ramos Recognized By Peers for Student Programs

Rich Ramos, the associate dean of students, received the Patsy Morley Outstanding Programmer Award for his dedication and excellence in campus programs. The award was presented last month in Baltimore at the 2017 conference of the National Association for Campus Activities (NACA), and the recipient could not have been more surprised. More…

Britney Samuelson ’17 Proved Students Can Make a Difference From Day One

“College is truly a time to grow into the person that you want to be, and everyone at Simpson helps make that process so much easier,” Britney said. “I am so thankful for the experience and the people that I’ve met here because they have given me the tools I need to be successful in this new and exciting chapter of my life.” More…

A Veteran Reflects on His Time at Simpson

“I would tell (other veterans) they could try to find a better school, but they won’t have any luck. Simpson is an excellent school full of the most helpful people that want nothing but to see you succeed.” More…

Kent Eaton Appointed Senior Vice President, Academic Dean

“I truly believe that the future for Simpson is bright because there is a strong creative component to all that we do, and there is a hopeful entrepreneurial spirit that I don’t always see at other institutions,” Eaton said. “It’s an exciting time to be at Simpson.” More…

Teaching Excellence: The Simpson Way

As one area educator said, “At this point, I’ll only take Simpson students – others are not as prepared and not as well supervised. When I get a Simpson student, I know they have content knowledge, pedagogy and a college faculty offering support. I’m exclusive to Simpson now.” More…

Exhibit of Michael Adams Photography Featured in Farnham Feb. 20-March 23

“I love film,” Adams said in his artist’s statement. “I love its depth, granularity and challenge. Film cameras are old friends and they have a heft that is comforting. And when one is shooting film there is a tendency for one to be self-editing and judicious with resources. So it came as a bit of a surprise to me, someone who views the analog world as this mythic wondrous place, to find such pleasure in iPhone imagery.” More…