Events and Forums

The RLC Interfaith program offers student the chance to learn about various faith communities through educational and experiential opportunities. The program hosts many speakers on campus throughout the year and takes students to interesting events, like the Diwali Festival at the Hindu Temple in Madrid, Iowa and the celebration of Rosh Hashanah at a Synagogue in Des Moines.

Des Moines offers resources and community connections for many faith traditions:

Contacts and Resources


Hello everyone! My name is Ellie Luebbe and I am Simpson’s Interfaith Intern. I’m a junior majoring in Computer Science and Computer Information Systems. Along with interfaith, I’m also an officer of the Computer Science Club, and a member of the Robotics Club and Simpson Chamber Choir.

I am passionate about interfaith work and hope to make Simpson more interfaith friendly. If you’d like to speak with me to learn more or just to chat, feel free to contact me at  Hope to see you at some of our events!


If you have questions about dining on campus according to your religious diet, contact