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TONIGHT!!! Bridgette Davis ’03 to Discuss Her Career in Humanities

“The Humanities Division is pleased to announce that Ms. Davis’s talk is the first in a new series on the Humanities and Life Achievement,” said John Pauley, professor of philosophy at Simpson. “The goal of the Division is to bring our graduates back to campus to discuss their careers and projects and how studying humanities helped them and continue to help them.” More…

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Simpson Takes Lead in Mapping Future of World Language Education

Simpson’s World Language Culture Studies program recently hosted more than 100 educators from 44 institutions throughout the country at their inaugural conference, “Moving from Crisis Management to Innovation: Reimagining the Role of World Languages in the 21st-Century Academy.” More…

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His Legacy Continues: Walt Research Library and Simpson Archives Opens

The Joseph W. Walt Research Library features the books he used to research Liechtenstein as well as posters about that country that once hung in his house. Walt became enchanted with the country as a young stamp collector and visited there almost every year. He had completed five chapters of a history of Liechtenstein when health problems forced him to stop. 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…