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Trump Holds Slim Lead in Iowa in Latest Simpson College/RABA Poll

“Donald Trump’s base is sticking with him, even after the recent tape revealing his lewd comments about women,” said Kedron Bardwell, chair of Simpson’s political science department. “His lead with non-college voters and men surpasses Clinton’s lead with college-educated voters and women. If GOP turnout holds up, those groups will be key to the party’s chances in Iowa.” More…

Senior Marissa Belau Honored by Iowa Campus Compact

“Those nominated represent an impressive breadth and depth of higher education and community partnerships, community-engaged scholarship, service-learning and community service said Emily Shields, executive director of the Iowa Campus Compact. More…

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…