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Gene Policinski

First Amendment Week coming to Simpson

Simpson College is set to host First Amendment Week on the Indianola campus Sept. 16-20. The first-annual event will be a week-long recognition of

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President Jay Simmons

Jay Simmons to step down as President

Today, the Simpson College Board of Trustees announced President Jay Simmons will step down from his current role once a successor is named. The bo

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Simpson among best online colleges in the country

Simpson College recently earned a No. 15 national ranking as one of the best online college’s for 2019-20 according to scholastic rankings speciali

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Simpson campus

Dean’s and President’s Lists announced

Simpson College recently announced that 340 students qualified for either the Dean’s or President’s List for the 2019 spring semester.

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Eduardo Magalhaes in class

Magalhaes appointed to endowed political science chair

Simpson College announced today the appointment of Dr. Eduardo Magalhaes to the Ruth Harp Chair in Political Science. Magalhaes takes over for Dr.

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Classroom presentation

Simpson adds marketing communication major

Coming this fall, students at Simpson College will have a new major at their disposal—marketing communication. The college recently final

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Loida Pineda

International choral director joins music faculty

The Simpson College Department of Music is pleased to announce the hiring of Loida Pineda as the Interim Choral Director for the 2019-20 acade

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Jesse Wilcox

Jesse Wilcox wins science teaching award

Jesse Wilcox knows how to make a good first impression. One of the newest additions to the Simpson College faculty, Wilcox—assistant prof

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2019 Iowa Campus Compact Community Leadership award winner, Renee Murphy

Alumna honored for community leadership

The community involvement of others helped shape Renee Murphy ’92 into the person she is today. Now, she’s the one giving back. Murphy ea

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Student Samantha Wuebker presents at the 2019 IMPACT Symposium.

Making an IMPACT

Hypoplastic left heart syndrome, or HLHS, is a rare birth defect in which the left side of the heart is severely underdeveloped. The condition deve

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