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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…

Simpson College News

Simpson to Host Forum July 17 to Discuss CTE, Head Injuries

“The best approach against concussions is knowledge,” said Mike Hadden, professor of Sport Science and Health Education at Simpson. “We will be revealing the most updated information about concussions as well as nutritional solutions for proper brain health.” More…

jerry-yellen_newsstory

Simpson Honors Veterans at Annual Ceremony

Simpson College will hold its annual salute to veterans during a ceremony at 1 p.m. Nov 2 in Smith Chapel.The event, which has become an annual tradition on campus, is free and the public is encouraged to attend. The ceremony honors those who have served and continue to serve. More…

wilkersonnewsstory

Foreign Policy Expert to Discuss Climate Change, National Security

Col. Lawrence Wilkerson, former chief of staff to Secretary of State Colin Powell, will address climate change and its affect on national security. Wilkerson is an expert commentator on foreign policy and is a professorial lecturer on National Security Affairs at George Washington University. More…

MAT_Rawley_Allie_Newsstory

MAT Graduates Follow Their Calling to Travel and Teach

“The history and philosophy department were a huge part of my undergraduate career, as was the Iowa History Center at Simpson,” Allie Walker said. “The passion that I have for teaching is largely due to the experiences I had in those classrooms.” More…