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Success of Students, Faculty Honored at Annual Convocation

Students and faculty were honored at the annual event, held April 23 in Smith Chapel. Spencer Waugh, instructor of Speech and Debate, received the 2015 Faculty Award for Campus Leadership. Dave Camwell, professor of music, received the 2015 Faculty Award for Distinguished Research. More…

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Simpson Debate Duo Finishes Second in State Contest

After advancing through three preliminary rounds, the Simpson team finished as the runner-up to the championship team from the University of Iowa. Other schools competing included Drake University, Iowa State University, the University of Northern Iowa and Grinnell College. More…

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Psychology Professor Meyers Completes STIRS Initiative

Sal Meyers, professor of psychology and director of faculty development at Simpson College, was selected as one of 13 Scientific Thinking and Integrative Reasoning Skills Scholars (STIRS) by the Association of American Colleges and Universities in early 2014. More…

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Simpson-designed Phone App is Finalist for Two Tech Awards

“This is great recognition for our students and for the entire EMERGE program,” said Christopher Draper, director of EMERGE@Simpson. “There’s no reason for students to wait until they graduate to begin making their dreams and ideas a reality, and we’re proving that every day.” More…

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2015 Symposium Celebrates the Best of Simpson

“This is my favorite day of the academic year,” said Deb Czarneski, director of undergraduate research. Now in its sixth year, the Undergraduate Symposium honors excellence in research, scholarship and creativity. Throughout the day, students show what they’ve learned by presenting papers, posters, performances and panel discussions. More…