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Simpson Senior Awarded Grant from Beta Beta Beta Foundation

The research project involves surveying students about their oral health habits. Students are also asked to participate in a saliva test along the gumline in search of a rare oral microorganism. Research on dental hygiene in college students is crucial not only for Sam and Ashly’s research experience, but also for biological advancements. More…

Make Plans to Attend: Carver Medal Ceremony to be held Jan. 27, 2016

The Carver ceremony is one of the most important events held during the academic year. It honors the memory and legacy of George Washington Carver, who began his collegiate career at Simpson College after being refused admittance to another school because of his race. The event offers Simpson another opportunity to demonstrate its commitment to diversity and inclusivity. More…

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Two Simpson Students Receive Gilman Scholarship for Study Abroad

Jay Wilkinson, director of international education, said it’s a great honor to Simpson to have two students receive the competitive national scholarships. “It brings me great satisfaction to see Simpson students like Alesi and Brenda be successful in their efforts to secure external funding to help cover some of the costs associated with their study abroad experiences,” he said. More…