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New Phone App Developed at Simpson Heralded as Crime-Fighting Tool

The Snitch’n app was unveiled Oct. 17 during the grand opening ceremony at Simpson College for the Gerald R. Edwards Entrepreneurial Center, the home of EMERGE@Simpson. The public launch of Snitch’n was scheduled to occur during the I/OWA Conference closing party, hosted by EMERGE, at The Lift in Des Moines. More…

Spotlight Shines on Two Simpson Students

Jacob McLain and Jacy Gomez were the two Simpson students chosen to ask a question at the Sept. 28 debate. It was a huge honor, and yet another example of the many unique opportunities available to Simpson students. More…

Excitement Builds as Move to New Ankeny Campus Draws Closer

Simpson President Jay Simmons heralded the move saying the College “is responding to demand for more space and the reality that people earn better when they have a Bachelors degree. Only 25 percent of Iowans currently have an associate or BA degree, representing a serious gap between demand of employers and supply of degreed candidates. Given the growth of Ankeny, the timing is perfect. We are excited to be Ankeny’s liberal arts college.” More…

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Let’s Get It Started!

It’s time to begin another academic year — and Simpson is more than ready. A flurry of events have been organized to welcome first-year and transfer students, and to welcome back our returning students. More…

“Carousel”: A Successful Collaboration

“It seems a piece like Carousel is an ideal vehicle for Simpson’s music and theatre departments to work together,” said Bernard McDonald, director of opera at Simpson. “We have two very strong, distinctive programs and a piece like this requires a large company of trained musicians, singers and non-singers who can act, and dancers as well. In that respect, it’s a cross-disciplinary enterprise.” More…

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A Dream Come True for Brady Buresh ’08

Brady Buresh ’08 is the Williams Arena and Sports Pavilion manager at the University of Minnesota, where he oversees the facilities and organizes events for the Big 10 university. It’s a dream job, and Simpson helped make that dream come true. More…