Success Stories

The more you learn about Simpson College, the more you will appreciate, and this is a great place to start. Meet some of the students, alumni, faculty and staff who have terrific stories to tell about how Simpson has influenced them and how they have influenced Simpson.

We are proud of these people, but we also know that we could present hundreds more. It’s another reason why Simpson = Success.

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Nicole Cleveringa ’08

A spring break mission trip to Mississippi during her junior year at Simpson inspired Cleveringa to give back to the community. More…

Alison Wolf Assistant Professor of Philosophy

Allison Wolf

Assistant Professor of Philosophy Allison Wolf is combating a common misconception about her field: the belief that philosophy has no application in today’s world. More…


Dr. Ron Warnet

More than four decades ago, Ron Warnet began teaching chemistry at Simpson College. Forty years later, there is still no place he would rather be. More…