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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…

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Simpson Speaker: King’s Message Resonates for Us Today

By Tessa Lengeling ’15 More…

Martin Luther King Jr. didn’t just call for people to talk about equality and love; he called people to act and to make change. His message of kindness and service lives on, even 47 years after his death. More…

That was the message from Dr. Thomas L. Hill, the keynote speaker at Simpson’s MLK Jr. Day of Observance. More…

Hill said it was a day for action. “It’s a day on, not a day off.” More…

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Simpson is The Place to Study Politics, Meet Candidates

For students who want to get an up-close-and-personal view of the political process, there are few places better than Simpson College. The college’s proximity to Des Moines, and Iowa’s first-in-the-nation status in the 2016 presidential election process, makes Simpson a popular stopping point for candidates and their supporters. More…

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Farnham Galleries to Feature Artwork of David Helm

In the late 80’s Helm developed a simple projection technology that became the focal point of his work. Using projectors he created multi-media projects that addressed the relationship between historical patterns and contemporary issues. More…

Here’s a way to study and still stay on the move, keep fit

With the help of the Exercise Science Club, Student Government Association and a generous donation by TrekDesk, students are now able to study on a treadmill desk available in Dunn Library on campus. Students not only can stay fit, they also can improve their retention dramatically. More…