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Simpson’s Stacey Post Chosen For Des Moines Register’s Our Caucus Project

As a member of the Our Caucus team, Stacey Post will have the opportunity to write two blog posts a week and tweet. Her blog entries could be printed in the Register’s opinion section. A large part of the Our Caucus project is having participants be on social media. The Register has set up an online publication that will bring all of the individual accounts together. More…

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Simpson Senior Awarded Grant from Beta Beta Beta Foundation

The research project involves surveying students about their oral health habits. Students are also asked to participate in a saliva test along the gumline in search of a rare oral microorganism. Research on dental hygiene in college students is crucial not only for Sam and Ashly’s research experience, but also for biological advancements. 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…