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Homecoming and Family Weekend

October 14 - 16, 2022

Feel the Thunder: Homecoming 2022

Homecoming 2021 Logo: Storm Back to SC

OCTOBER 14 - 16, 2022


We look forward to welcoming our #ONESimpson Family to campus for Homecoming festivities!

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FRIDAY, OCTOBER 14:

  • Campus Tour
    • 3:30 – 5 p.m.
    • College Hall 1st Floor
  • Red & Gold Celebration (Athletics Awards Reception)
    • 6 p.m. | Social
    • 6:30 | Program
    • $20/person
    • Hubbell Hall, Kent Campus Center
  • 50 Years of Simpson Softball Alumni Game
    • 7:30 p.m.
    • Simpson Softball Complex
  • Yell Like Hell
    • 8:30 p.m.
    • Pote Theater

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 15:

  • Simpson College Alumni Association Awards Presentation and Mimosa Reception
    • 9:30 – 11 a.m.
    • Hubbell Hall, Kent Campus Center
  • 50 Years of Simpson Softball Tailgate
    • 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
    • Hillman/McNeill Parking Lot
  • Tailgate with Live Music from Beard and BroTank featuring Mike Tiedeman ’04
    • 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
    • Hillman/McNeill Parking Lot
    • Bring your own food and beverages (no glass please)
  • Continuing, Graduate, Online Education Program Tailgate
    • 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
    • Hillman/McNeill Parking Lot – Under Simpson Tent
    • Bring your own beverages (no glass please)
  • Simpson Track & Field and Cross Country Tailgate
    • 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
    • Hillman/McNeill Parking Lot, Northwest Corner
  • Little Stormchasers Children’s Activities
    • 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
    • Hillman/Carver Lawn
    • Includes FREE bounce house, mini golf, cotton candy, face painting, balloon twisters, sand art and Frisbee art
  • Simpson Couch Photos
    • 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
    • Pedestrian Plaza Sculpture
  • AXO Annual Celebration of Sisterhood
    • 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
    • $15 payable at the door
    • Duncan Hall, Amy Robertson Music Center
  • Dedication of Keith Ellingson Memorial Plaque
    • 11:30 a.m.
    • North Entrance, Buxton Stadium
  • Storm Football vs. Loras College
    • 1 p.m. Kickoff
    • Buxton Stadium
  • 50 Years of Simpson Softball Halftime Recognition
    • Halftime
    • Buxton Stadium Track
  • 10th Reunion Happy Hour & Dinner (Class of 2012)
    • 5-8 p.m.
    • $10/person
    • West Hill Brewing Company, 219 W Salem Ave, Indianola
    • Family friendly
  • Night Glow
    • 7 p.m.
    • Intramural field 

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 16:

  • All-Campus & Community Church Service with First United Methodist Church
    • 10:15 a.m.
    • Smith Chapel
  • Simpson College Alumni Association Board of Directors Annual Meeting
    • 1 p.m.
    • Student Senate Room, Kent Campus Center

Discounted golf will be available to all Homecoming guests at the Indianola Country Club ($40 for 18 holes and ½ cart). You must contact Jason Marvelli to arrange tee time based on availability at jason@indianolacountryclub.com or 515-961-3303.

For questions or more information, contact Andy English ’05, director of alumni relations, at andy.english@simpson.edu or 515-961-1547.

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