Events

April 2017

Saturday, April 1

MUMS

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

MUMS

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

Picnic with the Pooches

Every Dog Deserves a Second Chance We are a 501c(3) non-profit animal welfare organization providing care and finding loving homes for dogs in need. Come...

Sunday, April 2

Simpson College 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...

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, April 3

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.

Tri Delta Blood Drive

On Monday April 3rd, Tri Delta is hosting our annual spring blood drive. Come to The Great Hall that day to donate blood and save 3 lives! You can also stop...

Tuesday, April 4

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.

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...

Simpson College Jazz Ensembles in Concert

The Simpson College Jazz Ensemble, directed by Dr. Dave Camwell, is an eighteen piece group that performs big band music from throughout the past seven...

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, April 5

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.

Madeline Palmer-Chase - Senior Voice Recital

Madeline Palmer-Chase performs her Senior Voice Recital.

Blackout Bingo

The Exercise Science Club is hosting Blackout Bingo with BIG prizes, including Wireless Beats Solos Sound Bar TV GoPro Xbox One Beats Pill Plus and iPad...

Campus Worship

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

IM Campus Day Kickball

Teams consist of 12 max, only 10 play in the field

Thursday, April 6

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.

CEO Swap Garage Sale

CEO is holding a campus wide garage sale for students, faculty, and staff! Do you have unwanted stuff you need to get rid of before summer or graduation?...

Celebration of Professional Scholarships and Grants

Faculty and staff are invited to a reception honoring scholarship and grant accomplishments in 2016. Please RSVP to Jodi at jodi.eubank@simpson.edu and...

Room Selection for Fall 2017

Students will select housing for 2-person Picken rooms, 4-person Buxton rooms, and 4-person apartments at this event.

Guest Artist Recital -- Linda Swanson, Violin

Guest artist Linda Swanson, violinist, accompanied by Christy Eckerty, affiliate faculty pianist, will perform in collaboration with affiliate faculty...

Friday, April 7

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 2)

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...

Customer Appreciation-20% OFF

April 11th-12th, the bookstore is hosting a 2-day customer appreciation event. On these days, all general merchandise will be 20% off! There will be free...

IM 4 Person Golf Tournament

Simpson golfers are NOT allowed to participate, teams of 4, no divisions $20.00 per player (18 holes, golf cart, meal and prizes)

Courtney Caston - Senior Voice Recital

Courtney Caston performs her Senior Voice Recital.

Hannah Friesen - Senior Voice Recital

Hannah Friesen performs her Senior Voice Recital.

Saturday, April 8

C&G Training: Free Breakfast & Incentives (ALL Faculty Welcome!)

Please join us for 4 short training sessions on various topics: Beth Beggs - Writing and Writing Resources Mary Peterson - Library Resources Jule Thorsen...

Sunday, April 9

IM Tennis Doubles Tournament

One day tournament; Men's, Women and Coed divisions

Simpson College Choir & Women's Chorale in Concert

The Simpson College Choir, directed by Dr. Timothy McMillin, experiences high-energy rehearsals that explore a variety of choral music from various styles...

Monday, April 10

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.

Customer Appreciation-20% OFF

April 11th-12th, the bookstore is hosting a 2-day customer appreciation event. On these days, all general merchandise will be 20% off! There will be free...

The Secret of Our Success: Letters to Future Students

In this GIFT session, Sam O’Hara will share her experiences with having students write letters to future students about how they succeeded in the course. The...

Research Assistance @ The Center - Databases and Doggies @Dunn

Whether it is an academic journal or the latest news, Dunn Library’s databases are the best place to start! You can go through Discovery or direct access. ...

Passover Seder

Professor Heidi Berger and Simpson Interfaith will be hosting our yearly Passover Seder meal on April 10th from 5:30-7:30pm, and we'd love for you to join...

Tuesday, April 11

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.

Customer Appreciation-20% OFF

April 11th-12th, the bookstore is hosting a 2-day customer appreciation event. On these days, all general merchandise will be 20% off! There will be free...

SC Carnival

This is a fundraising event in which all the funds will benefit The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. There will be dogs, carnival treats, games, prizes, etc....

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...

Virginia Lauridsen Voice Studio Recital

The students of Virginia Lauridsen perform a voice recital.

Pop-Up Bookstore @ Ankeny Campus

Join us for a Pop-Up Store at the Ankeny Campus: Tuesday, April 11 from 7:00-8:00pm! Nearly all items will be 20% off What is a Pop-Up Store? It's a...

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, April 12

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.

Customer Appreciation-20% OFF

April 11th-12th, the bookstore is hosting a 2-day customer appreciation event. On these days, all general merchandise will be 20% off! There will be free...

Alcohol Safety Awareness

Join Counseling Services to learn about alcohol safety! Take a screening about drinking behaviors, receive immediate feedback from one of our counselors (it...

Hannah Carlson - Senior Voice Recital

Hannah Carlson performs her Senior Voice 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, April 13

Stations of the Cross

Stop in as you are able to walk through the Stations of the Cross, or the final steps of Jesus' journey to the cross. This is an opportunity for personal...

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.

Vote Smart Internships - Info Session

Representatives of Vote Smart, a nonpartisan voter information and research organization co-founded by former Presidents Ford and Carter, will be on campus...

Reception and Awards for 4th Annual Simpson College All Student Juried Art Show

Awards will be handed out for artwork in various categories submitted by Simpson College students.

Simpson College Instrumental Chamber Music Ensembles in Concert

A select group of instrumental ensembles perform a variety of concert repertoire.

IM Easter Egg Hunt

Ready, set, go-hunt for eggs in Kent (Hubbell, Black Box)

Friday, April 14

Stations of the Cross

Stop in as you are able to walk through the Stations of the Cross, or the final steps of Jesus' journey to the cross. This is an opportunity for personal...

Tuesday, April 18

Art at Symposium

Mazie Burnside, Emily Goodenbour, Sam McCauley and Rebecca Schmidt will show art at BPAC that they created in Idea Development class this semester for...

Doggies @Dunn

Take a doggie study break! Relieve stress with Doggies @Dunn. Doggies @Dunn will be Tuesday, April 18th from 2pm-4pm at Dunn Library. Join us in this...

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...

The Future of Conservatism in the Trump Era

A panel discussion exploring the future of the conservative movement in the Trump era, co-sponsored by Simpson College Republicans and the Culver Public...

IM Coed & Men's Softball Tournament

Slow pitch softball, 2 divisions, teams consist of 12 max, 10 play in the field; coed division needs to have equal number of males and females

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, April 19

Honors Convocation

The Simpson Community is invited to attend the 2017 annual Honors Convocation. This event recognizes the achievements of the best and brightest of Simpson's...

Wrap Up the School Years with RLC & CAB

Food trucks, lawn games, Free, enjoy your last days of the semester

IM Coed & Men's Softball Tournament

Slow pitch softball, 2 divisions, teams consist of 12 max, 10 play in the field; coed division needs to have equal number of males and females

Thursday, April 20

Research and Creativity Symposium

The 2017 Simpson College Research and Creativity Symposium features posters and presentations by Simpson students throughout the day.

Desserts & Dialogue - Conflict Improv Workshop

For faculty, staff & students: Following the Ask Me Anything panel, this session will be an opportunity to address some of the more difficult questions that...

Simpson College Symphonic Band in Concert

The Simpson College Symphonic Band provides a quality musical experience for both music majors and students pursuing other academic areas. Directed by...

Friday, April 21

Grad Fair

Calling all Spring 2017 graduates. Agenda: Mailroom-Update your forwarding address and voter registration Career Developement- Career...

Sunday, April 23

IM Mud VB tournament

UPDATED DATE: One day tournament Sunday 23! Teams of 4, at least one female

D.C./Baltimore Region Alumni & Friends Gathering in Little Italy, Baltimore

Join us at Germano's Piattini for an afternoon of good company with Simpson College Alumni & Friends. Light appetizers will be provided with a cash bar...

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...

Simpson College Community Orchestra Concert

The repertoire for the concert is: "War March of the Priests" from Athalia by Felix Mendelssohn Pavane for a Dead Princess by Maurice Ravel Symphony 1 in...

Monday, April 24

IM Pop up games

Stay tuned to see what game will be popping up near you...

Tuesday, April 25

Finals Breakfast!

Stop by the Chapel for breakfast foods offered by the staff and faculty of Simpson College before your finals! Tuesday- Pancakes Wednesday- MishMash and...

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...

IM Pop up games

Stay tuned to see what game will be popping up near you...

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, April 26

Finals Breakfast!

Stop by the Chapel for breakfast foods offered by the staff and faculty of Simpson College before your finals! Tuesday- Pancakes Wednesday- MishMash and...

IM Pop up games

Stay tuned to see what game will be popping up near you...

Thursday, April 27

Finals Breakfast!

Stop by the Chapel for breakfast foods offered by the staff and faculty of Simpson College before your finals! Tuesday- Pancakes Wednesday- MishMash and...

SC Cares Garage Sale

Instead of throwing out your items before leaving for the summer, donate them to a great cause! SImpson's Employee Advisory Committee (EAC) is holding a...

IM Pop up games

Stay tuned to see what game will be popping up near you...

Friday, April 28

SC Cares Garage Sale

Instead of throwing out your items before leaving for the summer, donate them to a great cause! SImpson's Employee Advisory Committee (EAC) is holding a...

Baccalaureate

All graduates and their family members and guests are invited to attend the one hundred forty-seventh Baccalaureate service in Smith Chapel at 7pm. This...

Saturday, April 29

Spring 2017 Commencement

9:15 a.m. Students should arrive at Smith Chapel attired in their caps and gowns. Commencement Ceremony – Cowles Fieldhouse, 10 a.m. Doors open at 8:15 a.m....

2017 Graduation Luncheon

2017 C&G GRADUATION LUNCHEON Saturday, April 29, 2017 Following Commencement Approximately 11:30 a.m. Matthew Simpson Room College Hall | 701 North C...

April 2017