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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 Receives Grant to Participate in Consortium for Online Humanities Instruction

This is great news for Simpson, said Sharon Wilkinson, professor of French and Department Chair of World Languages and Culture Studies. “The CIC Consortium for Online Humanities Instruction offers a unique opportunity to collaborate with other schools to bring the most innovative teaching and learning approaches to Simpson,” she said. “We are thrilled to have been selected to participate in this grant!” More…


Education Majors Can Study Abroad Thanks to New Simpson Program

Senior Kaitie Sturtz is taking advantage of a new opportunity at Simpson. The Global Gateway for Teachers (GGT) allows student teachers to spend half of their student teaching time in a different country. Students are able to apply to a program and choose a placement in one of 18 countries located all over the world. More…