Events

March 2017

Wednesday, March 1

Artwork of Michael Adams

The work of Michael Adams will be on display until March 23.

Pastry Wednesday

Stop by Dirlam Lounge for a pastry from Mish Mash as a fundraiser for spring break trips.

Ash Wednesday

Members of RLC and Simpson Pride will be around campus offering ashes for those who wish to receive them. This includes Glitter Ash, which is an opportunity...

Spring Break Safety

Stop by Kent to gear up for Spring Break! Learn about safe sex, responsible drinking, and safe driving.

America and the Pill: A History of Promise, Peril, and Liberation

This event is presented as Simpson College's Women in America Lecture. The Lecture is free and open to the public. - - - - - Perhaps no drug has had a...

Campus Worship

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

IM Indoor Soccer

4 on 4 coed, men's and women's division

Thursday, March 2

Artwork of Michael Adams

The work of Michael Adams will be on display until March 23.

Java With Jay

Join Simpson College President Jay Simmons, current students, faculty, staff, alumni and friends of Simpson College at Mishmash for conversation and...

Java with Jay's at MishMash

Join Simpson College President Jay Simmons, current students, faculty, staff, and alumni and friends of Simpson College at Mishmash for conversation and free...

What Exactly is Lent anyways?

Join us in Dirlam Lounge at 7pm to learn more about Lent.

Friday, March 3

Artwork of Michael Adams

The work of Michael Adams will be on display until March 23.

Art From The Future - Video Screening

Four students and the instructor from Art 310: Advanced Studio: Idea Development will present videos created this semester that are attempts to show art in...

Monday, March 6

Artwork of Michael Adams

The work of Michael Adams will be on display until March 23.

Tuesday, March 7

Artwork of Michael Adams

The work of Michael Adams will be on display until March 23.

Wednesday, March 8

Artwork of Michael Adams

The work of Michael Adams will be on display until March 23.

Thursday, March 9

Artwork of Michael Adams

The work of Michael Adams will be on display until March 23.

Friday, March 10

Artwork of Michael Adams

The work of Michael Adams will be on display until March 23.

Monday, March 13

Artwork of Michael Adams

The work of Michael Adams will be on display until March 23.

Zoom for Student Assignments?

Zoom is a web conference service that is easy to use, reliable, and free. In this GIFT session, Mark Bates will share how he requires his students use Zoom...

Research Assistance @ The Center - Films on Demand and Off-campus access

Looking for a video to expand your project or just to learn more about a specific topic? Films on Demand is a streaming video product that contains online...

Tuesday, March 14

Artwork of Michael Adams

The work of Michael Adams will be on display until March 23.

4th Annual Simpson College All Student Juried Show

All Simpson College students are invited to submit art work in various categories. Awards will be given for each category.

The F Word

Celebrate Women's History Month by joining students, staff, and faculty as we share our commitment to feminism. Stop by our booth in Kent Campus Center.

Food for the Soul

Local church congregations and other organizations bring a home-cooked meal for students each week at Food for the Soul. Time together generally opens with...

Fellowship of Christian Athletes

Come together with a group of people that enjoy athletics! You do not need to be in a athletic sport to join. We have speakers and play fun games!

Wednesday, March 15

Artwork of Michael Adams

The work of Michael Adams will be on display until March 23.

4th Annual Simpson College All Student Juried Show

All Simpson College students are invited to submit art work in various categories. Awards will be given for each category.

Problem Gambling Screening

Join Counseling Services at their table in the Kent Atrium to check in on the health of your gambling behaviors by taking a 5 minute Problem Gambing...

IM All-Star Basketball Game@Wells Fargo Arena

1st ever ALL-Star basketball game held at Wells Fargo Arena. The teams will be compiled from the results of IM and Tournament play. Tickets are FREE and...

Campus Worship

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

Thursday, March 16

Artwork of Michael Adams

The work of Michael Adams will be on display until March 23.

4th Annual Simpson College All Student Juried Show

All Simpson College students are invited to submit art work in various categories. Awards will be given for each category.

Desserts & Dialogue - Difficult Dialogue Resource Workshop

For Faculty, Staff & Students: We will ease people into learning about having difficult dialogues by having them work with difficult conversations they may...

IM Tchoukball Tournament

This fast paced game, played with teams of 6 and go by the rule of 3's.

Friday, March 17

Artwork of Michael Adams

The work of Michael Adams will be on display until March 23.

4th Annual Simpson College All Student Juried Show

All Simpson College students are invited to submit art work in various categories. Awards will be given for each category.

Access Simpson  (Admitted Student Day 1)

Access Simpson is reserved for students who are accepted for admission. Spend the day learning more details about what it means to be a Simpson student. You...

Playhouse Creatures

The year is 1669, a troublesome time in England. Theaters have just reopened after seventeen years of Puritan suppression, and the new king has decreed that...

Saturday, March 18

TEDxSimpsonCollege

Ever seen a TED talk? Ever wished you could see one live? Well, now you can! TEDxSimpsonCollege is happening on March 18th at 10:00 a.m. in the Black Box! 8...

Playhouse Creatures

The year is 1669, a troublesome time in England. Theaters have just reopened after seventeen years of Puritan suppression, and the new king has decreed that...

Sunday, March 19

Playhouse Creatures

The year is 1669, a troublesome time in England. Theaters have just reopened after seventeen years of Puritan suppression, and the new king has decreed that...

Simpson College Chamber Singers in Concert

The Simpson College Chamber Singers is Simpson’s flagship curricular choral ensemble. Its membership is mixed (SATB) and limited to 32 singers. The ensemble...

Catholic Mass

Due to a choir concert, Mass will be held in Lekberg.

IM Kinball Tournament

This is the game played with the large pink ball! Teams of 4, no divisions.

Monday, March 20

Artwork of Michael Adams

The work of Michael Adams will be on display until March 23.

4th Annual Simpson College All Student Juried Show

All Simpson College students are invited to submit art work in various categories. Awards will be given for each category.

Colorado Red & Gold Reception

Date/Time: Monday, March 20th | 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. (come and go as you please) Location: The home of Barbara Soloth Miller ‘64 | 531 Adams Street, Denver,...

Denver Red & Gold Reception

Save the Date! Simpson College is coming to Denver! Please join us for a casual, come and go open house event to learn more about the array of opportunities...

Tuesday, March 21

Artwork of Michael Adams

The work of Michael Adams will be on display until March 23.

4th Annual Simpson College All Student Juried Show

All Simpson College students are invited to submit art work in various categories. Awards will be given for each category.

Welcome Reception for Dr. Amy Gieseke

Please join us at a welcome reception for Dr. Amy Gieseke, Dean of Continuing, Graduate & Online Programs. Reception will be held at the Ankeny campus...

Alumni & Friends Gathering at Twisted Vine Brewery Featuring Music from Senior Jordan Beem

Date/Time: Tuesday, March 21st | 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. (come and go as you please) Entertainment: Music from Simpson senior Jordan Beem Location: Twisted Vine...

Food for the Soul

Local church congregations and other organizations bring a home-cooked meal for students each week at Food for the Soul. Time together generally opens with...

Fellowship of Christian Athletes

Come together with a group of people that enjoy athletics! You do not need to be in a athletic sport to join. We have speakers and play fun games!

Wednesday, March 22

Artwork of Michael Adams

The work of Michael Adams will be on display until March 23.

4th Annual Simpson College All Student Juried Show

All Simpson College students are invited to submit art work in various categories. Awards will be given for each category.

Campus Worship

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

Thursday, March 23

Artwork of Michael Adams

The work of Michael Adams will be on display until March 23.

4th Annual Simpson College All Student Juried Show

All Simpson College students are invited to submit art work in various categories. Awards will be given for each category.

Ex Machina: Biological Modeling Through Machine Learning

Carla Mann will discuss her current research in Computational Bioinformatics. Carla is a graduate student at Iowa State University in the Bioinformatics and...

Welcome Reception for Dr. Amy Gieseke

Please join us at a welcome reception for Dr. Amy Gieseke, Dean of Continuing, Graduate & Online Programs. Reception will be held at the West Des Moines...

Farnham Gallery Reception: Michael Adams

Artist Michael Adams, from Des Moines Iowa, will talk about his art-work that is on exhibit at the Farnham Galleries in Mary Berry Hall.

Reception for Artist Michael Adams

Please join us for a reception for artist Michael Adams.

Evan Braxton-Barto - Senior Voice Recital

Evan Braxton-Barto performs his Senior Voice Recital.

What You Missed in Sex Ed

A hands on workshop by women, for women. Get comfy, wear your pj's and come ready to learn about; women's sexuality, pleasure, anatomy and so much more....

Friday, March 24

4th Annual Simpson College All Student Juried Show

All Simpson College students are invited to submit art work in various categories. Awards will be given for each category.

A STORMy One Million Cups

Area businesses present a business plan, a pitch, to a group of students and faculty. Before the pitch there is networking time, after the pitch is a...

Sarah Curtis - Senior Voice Recital

Sarah Curtis performs her Senior Voice Recital.

Saturday, March 25

March Against Cancer 5k Run/2K Walk

The Cancer Awareness Club at Simpson College is hosting a 5k run/2k walk to raise funds for cancer research. Check in starts at 9:00 am and the race starts...

Alpha Sigma Lambda Induction Ceremony

Simpson College Continuing and Graduate Programs will welcome to membership 20 students in the Delta Tau Chapter of Alpha Sigma Lambda! This year's induction...

Excellence in Adult Education Award

Alpha Sigma Lambda, the national honorary society for non-traditional students, sponsors an annual "Excellence in Adult Education” award given to a Simpson...

Sunday, March 26

Emma Dickinson - Senior Voice Recital

Emma Dickinson performs her Senior Voice Recital.

Natalie Gordon - Senior Voice Recital

Natalie Gordon performs her Senior Voice Recital.

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, March 27

4th Annual Simpson College All Student Juried Show

All Simpson College students are invited to submit art work in various categories. Awards will be given for each category.

Student ID week for C&G Programs

If you are a new Continuing and Graduate student, or a current C&G student who does not have a Simpson photo ID, we invite you to stop by the West Des Moines...

Think-Pair-Share

Think-pair-share is an effective way to increase students’ contributions in class. In this GIFT session, Baker Rogers will explain how to use a...

All Iowa Reads

The new All Iowa Reads book selection is Bottomland by Michelle Hoover. Dunn Library and Indianola Public Library are co-sponsoring a book discussion at...

Reproductive Rights Under Threat

Join Simpson faculty and community members to discuss current and pending legislation that affects reproductive rights and health.

IM Pop up game

One night event, just show up and play!

Tuesday, March 28

4th Annual Simpson College All Student Juried Show

All Simpson College students are invited to submit art work in various categories. Awards will be given for each category.

Student ID week for C&G Programs

If you are a new Continuing and Graduate student, or a current C&G student who does not have a Simpson photo ID, we invite you to stop by the West Des Moines...

Food for the Soul

Local church congregations and other organizations bring a home-cooked meal for students each week at Food for the Soul. Time together generally opens with...

Fellowship of Christian Athletes

Come together with a group of people that enjoy athletics! You do not need to be in a athletic sport to join. We have speakers and play fun games!

Wednesday, March 29

4th Annual Simpson College All Student Juried Show

All Simpson College students are invited to submit art work in various categories. Awards will be given for each category.

Student ID week for C&G Programs

If you are a new Continuing and Graduate student, or a current C&G student who does not have a Simpson photo ID, we invite you to stop by the West Des Moines...

Immigration, Crime or Human Right?

Learn from experience of undocumented immigrant from El Salvador living in Iowa. Through dialogue individuals will be able to form their own opinion whether...

Campus Worship

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

Thursday, March 30

4th Annual Simpson College All Student Juried Show

All Simpson College students are invited to submit art work in various categories. Awards will be given for each category.

Student ID week for C&G Programs

If you are a new Continuing and Graduate student, or a current C&G student who does not have a Simpson photo ID, we invite you to stop by the West Des Moines...

Desserts & Dialogue - Presenting Perspectives Workshop

For faculty, staff & students: The audience will practice presenting their perspective in such a way that the person they are speaking with will actually...

Dan Barry: The Boys in the Bunkhouse

Pulitzer Prize-winning New York Times reporter and columnist Dan Barry will be speaking about his newest work, The Boys in the Bunkhouse: Servitude and...

MEALS FROM THE HEARTLAND Service Project

Exciting news, Meals from the Heartland is coming back to campus on Thursday, March 30th! Shifts are from 6:00pm-7:30pm and 7:30pm-9:00pm in Cowles Gym!...

Friday, March 31

4th Annual Simpson College All Student Juried Show

All Simpson College students are invited to submit art work in various categories. Awards will be given for each category.

Student ID week for C&G Programs

If you are a new Continuing and Graduate student, or a current C&G student who does not have a Simpson photo ID, we invite you to stop by the West Des Moines...

Junior Visit Day

~~Learn about student life and the college planning process. Throughout the day you will tour campus and meet with professors, coaches and students. Check in...

ISM's March

Friday, March 31 at 3:30pm to 5:30pm In front of Kent Campus Center Ending the "isms" Annual campus event to increase awareness of the destructive nature...

ISM's March

Ending the "isms" Annual campus event to increase awareness of the destructive nature of racism, sexism, ageism, and homophobia (heterosexism).

MUMS

The 14th annual Midwest Undergraduate Mathematics Symposium (MUMS) and the Center for Undergraduate Research in Mathematics (CURM) Student Research...

Lindsey Von Holten - Senior Voice Recital

Lindsey Von Holten performs her Senior Voice Recital

Brandon Douglas - Senior Voice Recital

Brandon Douglas performs his Senior Voice Recital.

March 2017