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Exhibit Featuring Work of Madai Taylor Comes to Farnham Galleries Nov. 7

In his artist statement, Taylor said, “To me, earth has been very intriguing and contains a mystic, organic beauty. It is an original, primordial material that lends itself to an immense range of tone, nuance and texture, which I manipulate to create calm, thought-provoking non-subjective images, imbued with history, spirituality and the struggle of mankind.” More…

Simpson to Host Iowa Philosophical Society Conference on Nov. 5

Michael Titelbaum, a professor at the University of Wisconsin in Madison, will give the keynote address, “How Common are Reasons,” at 5 p.m. in Jordan Lecture Hall. Titelbaum is well known in the philosophy field for his research and publications in the fields of ethics and epistemology. More…

Brian L. Johnson To Receive Carver Medal on Feb. 22

The medal honors the legacy of George Washington Carver, who began his academic career at Simpson. The Carver Medal and Lecture ceremony is one of the most important events on the College’s academic calendar. This year’s event will begin at 1 p.m. Feb. 22 in Smith Chapel. The public is invited to attend. More…

Simpson Announces New Sports Communication Major

“To my knowledge, ours will be the only program of its kind in Iowa,” Brian Steffen said. “We’re really excited to offer a new program in a growing field that will let Simpson provide its students with the latest in sports-media tools while also giving them the personalized education at which Simpson has long excelled.” More…

Veteran Alex Grimm Finds Success Continuing at Simpson

“The staff at Simpson College has been incredibly helpful and knowledgeable on my options and opportunities with the GI Bill,” Alex Grimm said. “But more than that, I have always felt like I was part of the Simpson community, and I take pride in seeing the growing number of veterans pursuing a higher education as well as choosing this veteran friendly college.” More…