Events

November 2017

Wednesday, November 1

Ongoing - Simpson College Art Department Faculty Art Show

The work of Art Department Faculty David Richmond, Justin Nostrala, Bob Kling and Cindy Fleagle will be on exhibit through January 26th.

Veterans Day Ceremony

Help us recognize the service and sacrifices of our Veterans and Military by attending the Veterans Day Ceremony on Nov 1st at 1pm. The guest speaker will...

SF H.I.I.T.

High Intensity Interval Training with each instructor adding their own flare. SF Instructor: Jonathan

Campus Worship

Join us for a contemporary worship experience and explore what it means to live out your Christian faith as a student.

Thursday, November 2

SF Guts-n-Glutes

Focus on the core and lower body using a variety of exercises and equipment. SF Instructor: Kate

SF H.I.I.T.

High Intensity Interval Training SF Instructor: Cody

Friday, November 3

November Fall Visit Day

Fall for Simpson! November Fall Visit Day is a great opportunity to tour campus and meet with professors, coaches and students. The day will begin at 10...

Zombie Fun Run

The Exercise Science Club is hosting a FREE Zombie Fun Run. This 2.5 mile run will go through campus, with a few obstacles and zombies along the way. Sign up...

Zombie Fun Run

The Exercise Science Club is hosting a FREE Zombie Fun Run. This 2.5 mile run will go through campus, with a few obstacles and zombies along the way. Sign up...

Sunday, November 5

Simpson College Choir and Women's Chorale in Concert

The Simpson College Choir directed by Dr. Timothy McMillin and the Women's Chorale directed by Mr. Dennis Hendrickson perform an afternoon concert.

Catholic Mass

A Catholic Mass, sponsored by the Catholic Student Organization, is available to the Simpson community every Sunday at 5:00 pm in Smith Chapel when school is...

Monday, November 6

Ongoing - Simpson College Art Department Faculty Art Show

The work of Art Department Faculty David Richmond, Justin Nostrala, Bob Kling and Cindy Fleagle will be on exhibit through January 26th.

The Academic Portfolio: A Tool for Strengthening Teaching

Academic portfolios consist of a collection of entries about your teaching, research, service, and advising. Each entry consists of two pieces: a primary...

SF H.I.I.T.

High Intensity Interval Training with each instructor adding their own flare. SF Instructor: Jonathan

SF Yoga

Yoga is a group of physical, mental, and spiritual practices or disciplines which originated in ancient India.

Guest Artist Recital - Paul Zaborac, saxophone

Paul Zaborac is a versatile saxophonist, composer, and educator. Originally from the Des Moines, Iowa area, he earned a bachelor of music degree in music...

IM Badminton Tournament

Badminton Doubles-Men,Women and Coed

Tuesday, November 7

Sabbatical Reception

FACULTY AND STAFF ARE CORDIALLY INVITED TO A RECEPTION HONORING FACULTY COLLEAGUES WHO HAVE RECENTLY RETURNED FROM SABBATICALS Refreshments will be served....

SF Tai Chi

Based on martial arts, tai chi is a graceful form of exercise or meditation in motion. You will learn modified Yang and Sun forms, emphasizing general tai...

Food For The Soul

Every Tuesday evening, a different local church provides a free, home-cooked meal for students. This program works to build a community and give students the...

Simpson Pop-Up Store

Join us for a Pop-Up Store at the West Des Moines Campus: Tuesday, November 7 from 6:30-7:30 pm What is a Pop-Pop-Pop-Up Store? It's a 1-night event hosted...

SF Guts-n-Glutes

Focus on the core and lower body using a variety of exercises and equipment. SF Instructor: Kate

SF H.I.I.T.

High Intensity Interval Training SF Instructor: Cody

Wednesday, November 8

Research Assistance @ The Center - Research Off-Campus

Thanksgiving is almost here! Need to complete that final research paper at home or off-campus? Stop by the Research Assistance @ The Center table in Kent...

SF H.I.I.T.

High Intensity Interval Training with each instructor adding their own flare. SF Instructor: Jonathan

Campus Worship

Join us for a contemporary worship experience and explore what it means to live out your Christian faith as a student.

Thursday, November 9

SF Guts-n-Glutes

Focus on the core and lower body using a variety of exercises and equipment. SF Instructor: Kate

SF H.I.I.T.

High Intensity Interval Training SF Instructor: Cody

Friday, November 10

Sunday, November 12

Scholarship Audition Day and Chamber Singers Concert

Music Auditions with the faculty in the morning followed by a concert by our flagship vocal ensemble, the Chamber Singers, at 2:00pm.

Chamber Singers in Concert

The Simpson College Chamber Singers, under the direction of Dr. Timothy McMillin, perform a Winter concert.

Catholic Mass

A Catholic Mass, sponsored by the Catholic Student Organization, is available to the Simpson community every Sunday at 5:00 pm in Smith Chapel when school is...

Monday, November 13

Ongoing - Simpson College Art Department Faculty Art Show

The work of Art Department Faculty David Richmond, Justin Nostrala, Bob Kling and Cindy Fleagle will be on exhibit through January 26th.

Ongoing thru Dec 7 — Jonathan McFadden Art Exhibition

My work is centered on connections, be it between imagery, text, found and mass-produced objects I seek to create narrative contingencies by linking...

SF H.I.I.T.

High Intensity Interval Training with each instructor adding their own flare. SF Instructor: Jonathan

Mocktails: Networking Practice with Alumni

Sponsored by the Student Alumni Association, Mocktails is a business social hour where students practice networking and business etiquette skills with alumni...

SF Yoga

Yoga is a group of physical, mental, and spiritual practices or disciplines which originated in ancient India.

Tuesday, November 14

Pre-Black Friday Sale!

25% off the following merch: Sweatshirts Sweatpants Knit hats, gloves & socks Long-sleeve tees Jackets Polo's Plastic Drinkware Diploma & photo...

SF Tai Chi

Based on martial arts, tai chi is a graceful form of exercise or meditation in motion. You will learn modified Yang and Sun forms, emphasizing general tai...

Food For The Soul

Every Tuesday evening, a different local church provides a free, home-cooked meal for students. This program works to build a community and give students the...

Jazz Ensemble in Concert

The Simpson College Jazz Ensemble perform an evening concert.

SF Guts-n-Glutes

Focus on the core and lower body using a variety of exercises and equipment. SF Instructor: Kate

SF H.I.I.T.

High Intensity Interval Training SF Instructor: Cody

Wednesday, November 15

Online Learning Consortium Offerings for Faculty Development

Faculty Development and the office of Continuing and Graduate Programs have collaborated to give any Simpson faculty member the ability to register and...

Pre-Black Friday Sale!

25% off the following merch: Sweatshirts Sweatpants Knit hats, gloves & socks Long-sleeve tees Jackets Polo's Plastic Drinkware Diploma & photo...

Summer Research Symposium

Over two dozen Simpson students conducted research over the summer, either in our vibrant community of on-campus research programs, or at summer programs at...

Headshots by Simpson College PRSSA

Come to the Blank Performing Arts Center lobby November 15th from 2-4 PM to get a professional headshot. Headshots are $5 taken by Emily Carey. These are...

SF H.I.I.T.

High Intensity Interval Training with each instructor adding their own flare. SF Instructor: Jonathan

MSA's Thanksgiving Dinner

Multicultural Thanksgiving dinner, hosted by the Multicultural Student Alliance (MSA) and Multicultural and International Student Affairs. Come celebrate our...

Student Body President & VP Forum

SGA candidates running for office will be available to answer questions.

Campus Worship

Join us for a contemporary worship experience and explore what it means to live out your Christian faith as a student.

IM Pickleball Tournament

Pickleball Doubles-Men, Women and Coed

Thursday, November 16

Online Learning Consortium Offerings for Faculty Development

Faculty Development and the office of Continuing and Graduate Programs have collaborated to give any Simpson faculty member the ability to register and...

International Education Week themed Trivia Night

International themed Trivia Night free by the International Student Organization (ISO.) and win an ISO tee shirt

Theatre Simpson presents The Bald Soprano

By Eugène Ionesco, translated by Tina Howe Directed by Mimi Kammer Over the course of an evening in a quiet, English living room, Mr. and Mrs. Smith talk to...

SF Guts-n-Glutes

Focus on the core and lower body using a variety of exercises and equipment. SF Instructor: Kate

SF H.I.I.T.

High Intensity Interval Training SF Instructor: Cody

Friday, November 17

Online Learning Consortium Offerings for Faculty Development

Faculty Development and the office of Continuing and Graduate Programs have collaborated to give any Simpson faculty member the ability to register and...

StartUp Storm

Come celebrate Global Entrepreneurship Week at the Kent Student Center. Pitch competitions, great speakers, creativity everywhere!

StartUp Storm

StartUp Storm celebrates entrepreneurship with interactive idea pitch competitions, great entrepreneurial speakers, and great business networking opportunities.

Fiesta Night

International Education Week Fiesta Night

Cortez Daniel - Senior Voice Recital

Cortez Daniel performs his Senior Voice Recital.

Theatre Simpson presents The Bald Soprano

By Eugène Ionesco, translated by Tina Howe Directed by Mimi Kammer. Over the course of an evening in a quiet, English living room, Mr. and Mrs. Smith talk...

Saturday, November 18

STEM Day

Discover why studying in a STEM field at Simpson may be a terrific choice for your future. You will meet Simpson professors and students and explore the...

Theatre Simpson Presents The Bald Soprano

By Eugène Ionesco, translated by Tina Howe Directed by Mimi Kammer. Over the course of an evening in a quiet, English living room, Mr. and Mrs. Smith talk...

Theatre Simpson Presents The Bald Soprano

By Eugène Ionesco, translated by Tina Howe Directed by Mimi Kammer. Over the course of an evening in a quiet, English living room, Mr. and Mrs. Smith talk...

Sunday, November 19

Music Scholarship Audition Day

Morning music auditions with our faculty followed by a one-on-one meeting with a music faculty member.

Theatre Simpson presents The Bald Soprano

By Eugène Ionesco, translated by Tina Howe Directed by Mimi Kammer . Over the course of an evening in a quiet, English living room, Mr. and Mrs. Smith talk...

Catholic Mass

A Catholic Mass, sponsored by the Catholic Student Organization, is available to the Simpson community every Sunday at 5:00 pm in Smith Chapel when school is...

Monday, November 20

Ongoing - Simpson College Art Department Faculty Art Show

The work of Art Department Faculty David Richmond, Justin Nostrala, Bob Kling and Cindy Fleagle will be on exhibit through January 26th.

Ongoing thru Dec 7 — Jonathan McFadden Art Exhibition

My work is centered on connections, be it between imagery, text, found and mass-produced objects I seek to create narrative contingencies by linking...

SF H.I.I.T.

High Intensity Interval Training with each instructor adding their own flare. SF Instructor: Jonathan

SF Yoga

Yoga is a group of physical, mental, and spiritual practices or disciplines which originated in ancient India.

Madrigal Singers in Concert

The Madrigal Singers have a long and proud tradition of performing Renaissance secular literature in all languages. They also perform sacred literature and...

Tuesday, November 21

SF Tai Chi

Based on martial arts, tai chi is a graceful form of exercise or meditation in motion. You will learn modified Yang and Sun forms, emphasizing general tai...

Food For The Soul

Every Tuesday evening, a different local church provides a free, home-cooked meal for students. This program works to build a community and give students the...

SF Guts-n-Glutes

Focus on the core and lower body using a variety of exercises and equipment. SF Instructor: Kate

SF H.I.I.T.

High Intensity Interval Training SF Instructor: Cody

Wednesday, November 22

SF H.I.I.T.

High Intensity Interval Training with each instructor adding their own flare. SF Instructor: Jonathan

Thursday, November 23

SF Guts-n-Glutes

Focus on the core and lower body using a variety of exercises and equipment. SF Instructor: Kate

SF H.I.I.T.

High Intensity Interval Training SF Instructor: Cody

Monday, November 27

Ongoing - Simpson College Art Department Faculty Art Show

The work of Art Department Faculty David Richmond, Justin Nostrala, Bob Kling and Cindy Fleagle will be on exhibit through January 26th.

Ongoing thru Dec 7 — Jonathan McFadden Art Exhibition

My work is centered on connections, be it between imagery, text, found and mass-produced objects I seek to create narrative contingencies by linking...

Curating Collections of Online Resources

Diigo is a free research tool that allows for organizing, annotating, and sharing web resources making research and collaboration much easier. Manda Gibson...

SF H.I.I.T.

High Intensity Interval Training with each instructor adding their own flare. SF Instructor: Jonathan

SF Yoga

Yoga is a group of physical, mental, and spiritual practices or disciplines which originated in ancient India.

Tuesday, November 28

SF Tai Chi

Based on martial arts, tai chi is a graceful form of exercise or meditation in motion. You will learn modified Yang and Sun forms, emphasizing general tai...

Food For The Soul

Every Tuesday evening, a different local church provides a free, home-cooked meal for students. This program works to build a community and give students the...

SF Guts-n-Glutes

Focus on the core and lower body using a variety of exercises and equipment. SF Instructor: Kate

SF H.I.I.T.

High Intensity Interval Training SF Instructor: Cody

Wednesday, November 29

SF H.I.I.T.

High Intensity Interval Training with each instructor adding their own flare. SF Instructor: Jonathan

Instrumental Chamber Music Recital

The Instrumental Chamber Ensembles perform an evening recital.

Campus Worship

Join us for a contemporary worship experience and explore what it means to live out your Christian faith as a student.

Thursday, November 30

Poets & Writers: An Evening of Poetry

Poets Steve Rose, Lau Cesarco Eglin, and David Wolf will read their work as part of the Poets & Writers series, sponsored by the Simpson College English...

SF Guts-n-Glutes

Focus on the core and lower body using a variety of exercises and equipment. SF Instructor: Kate

SF H.I.I.T.

High Intensity Interval Training SF Instructor: Cody

November 2017