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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Jason Alley

Jason Alley ’99: Making History in South Dakota

Alley is the principal and head of creative development for Message, a marketing and communications firm based in Rapid City, S.D. He’s the state’s first advertiser to ever win a National Gold ADDY award. Message is also the first Rapid City advertising agency to ever win this award. More…

Sarah-Hale

Sarah Hale ’13

“Because of Simpson College I obtained an internship with EMC Insurance in Des Moines, and was offered a full time job to work in the actuary department before I even graduated.” More…

Junior Luke Kirchner

Luke Kirchner

“Simpson is a great place because it offers plenty of opportunities for young people to play major roles in changing the school and the community for the better.” More…

Simpson Student Shanice Whitney

Shanice Whitney ’14

“Because of Simpson College, I’ve had multiple leadership positions and have been able to take advantage of opportunities that I would have never imagined possible.” More…

Emily Magers, Success Story

Emily Magers ’15

“Because of Simpson College, I have been able to work on a one-on-one research project with a professor.” More…