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Events Calendar

See what’s happening on campus and join us at upcoming events.

Events

March 4 - April 2, 2021

Friday, March 5

Virtual Drop in Hours

20-30 MINUTE MEETINGS WITH A COUNSELOR OPEN TO ALL STUDENTS

9am
Virtual Event
Explore Simpson Day 1

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...

Faithful Fridays

During the Christian season of Lent, you are invited to take a break in your day to join other members of the campus community. On Faithful Fridays, friends...

12:40pm
Virtual Event
Basic Introduction to Adobe InDesign

In this session, Justin Nostrala will show you how to use Adobe InDesign to rebuild a newsletter.  The exercise will introduce users to some of the basic...

2:10pm
Virtual Event
Underground

This is a cabaret-style open mic night for students to share talents or hobbies

Monday, March 8

Meaningful Mondays

During the Christian season of Lent, take a break in your day to find meaning in the small things. Each Monday on Instagram Live, we will find meaning in...

12:40pm
Virtual Event
Poets and Writer's Series Presents Becca Klaver

Simpson College Poets and Writer's Series presents Becca Klaver in a virtual poetry reading on Monday, March 8, at 7:00pm

7pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, March 9

Virtual Drop-in Hours

20-30 MINUTE MEETINGS OPEN TO ALL STUDENTS WITH A COUNSELOR

12pm
Virtual Event
Explore SC Organizations & Groups (VIRTUAL Event)

Join us for a closer look at the endless opportunities you will have access to at Simpson College when you are not in the classroom. From mud volleyball to...

Wednesday, March 10

Faculty Meeting

Monthly Faculty Meeting

12:45pm
Virtual Event
 Microsoft Excel – Climbing the Hill

Excel can be a powerful tool when working with data. There is a lot to learn and we all need to take the first steps. This session is designed to introduce...

3:20pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, March 11

March Employee Council

March Employee Council

8:30am
Virtual Event
Mikki Kendall

Mikki Kendall, author of Hood Feminism: Notes from the Women That a Movement Forgot, delivers the 2021 Women in America Lecture virtually at Simpson College

Friday, March 12

Virtual Drop in Hours

20-30 MINUTE MEETINGS WITH A COUNSELOR OPEN TO ALL STUDENTS

9am
Virtual Event
Access Simpson (Admitted Student Day 2)

Access Simpson is reserved for students who are accepted for admission. Spend the day diving into what it means to be a student at Simpson College. You will...

Faithful Fridays

During the Christian season of Lent, you are invited to take a break in your day to join other members of the campus community. On Faithful Fridays, friends...

12:40pm
Virtual Event
Simpson Productions Presents: A Hand of Bridge and The Telephone

Simpson Productions presents a double bill of two comedic operas, The Telephone by Gian Carlo Menotti, and A Hand of Bridge by Samuel Barber with a libretto...

 Microsoft Excel – Keep Climbing Higher

Excel provides a vast amount of methods and functions for us to work with data. Students learn that we often will only use or reference the “tip of the...

3:20pm
Virtual Event

Saturday, March 13

Simpson Productions Presents: A Hand of Bridge and The Telephone

Simpson Productions presents a double bill of two comedic operas, The Telephone by Gian Carlo Menotti, and A Hand of Bridge by Samuel Barber with a libretto...

Sunday, March 14

Simpson Productions Presents: A Hand of Bridge and The Telephone

Simpson Productions presents a double bill of two comedic operas, The Telephone by Gian Carlo Menotti, and A Hand of Bridge by Samuel Barber with a libretto...

Monday, March 15

Meaningful Mondays

During the Christian season of Lent, take a break in your day to find meaning in the small things. Each Monday on Instagram Live, we will find meaning in...

12:40pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, March 16

Legends of Simpson Lecture Series - Dr. Bruce Haddox

Dr. Bruce Haddox will present the final lecture in the Legends of Simpson Series titled "The Liberal Arts in a Post-Truth Era." Pre-registration is...

Virtual Drop-in Hours

20-30 MINUTE MEETINGS OPEN TO ALL STUDENTS WITH A COUNSELOR

12pm
Virtual Event
Financial Aid Basics for Juniors / Sophomores (VIRTUAL Event)

What is the difference between scholarships, grants and loans? What is the FAFSA? Join our financial aid experts for a brief overview of the financial aid...

Wednesday, March 17

Image of Sexual Citizens authors Jennifer Hirsch (left) and Shamus Khan (right)

Jennifer Hirsch and Shamus Khan, authors of the book Sexual Citizens, discuss their landmark study of sex, power and assault on campus.

1pm
Virtual Event
Access Simpson - VIRTUAL Admitted Student Day

If you can't make it to campus for one of our in-person Admitted Student Days, join us for the virtual version. Topics include living on campus, how classes...

Thursday, March 18

Meals from the Heartland In Person event

It is that time of year again for some high energy community service! Rotaract Club of Simpson College is hosting a Meals from the Heartland food packaging...

Marc C. Johnson

The Culver Public Policy Center and the Iowa History Center present political historian Marc C. Johnson to discuss his new book, "Tuesday Night Massacre:...

Friday, March 19

Virtual Drop in Hours

20-30 MINUTE MEETINGS WITH A COUNSELOR OPEN TO ALL STUDENTS

9am
Virtual Event
Faithful Fridays

During the Christian season of Lent, you are invited to take a break in your day to join other members of the campus community. On Faithful Fridays, friends...

12:40pm
Virtual Event

Monday, March 22

Meaningful Mondays

During the Christian season of Lent, take a break in your day to find meaning in the small things. Each Monday on Instagram Live, we will find meaning in...

12:40pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, March 23

Virtual Drop-in Hours

20-30 MINUTE MEETINGS OPEN TO ALL STUDENTS WITH A COUNSELOR

12pm
Virtual Event
Admissions 101 (VIRTUAL Event)

If you are just starting the college search process, confused by some the college speak, or just want to learn more--this session is for you! Admissions...

Wednesday, March 24

Thursday, March 25

Maternal Health and Reproductive Justice panel

Maternal Health and Reproductive Justice panel, featuring doula Olivia Samples (Women’s and Gender Studies minor, ‘17), Dr. Lastascia Coleman, and author Lyz...

7pm
Virtual Event

Friday, March 26

Virtual Drop in Hours

20-30 MINUTE MEETINGS WITH A COUNSELOR OPEN TO ALL STUDENTS

9am
Virtual Event
Access Simpson (Admitted Student Day 3)

Access Simpson is reserved for students who are accepted for admission. Spend the day diving into what it means to be a student at Simpson College. You will...

Faithful Fridays

During the Christian season of Lent, you are invited to take a break in your day to join other members of the campus community. On Faithful Fridays, friends...

12:40pm
Virtual Event
Simpson Productions Presents: Machinal

Societal expectations and pressures drive a woman to lash out in Sophie Treadwell’s classic drama. Written in 1928 and based on the trial and execution of...

Saturday, March 27

Simpson Productions Presents: Machinal

Societal expectations and pressures drive a woman to lash out in Sophie Treadwell’s classic drama. Written in 1928 and based on the trial and execution of...

Sunday, March 28

Simpson Productions Presents: Machinal

Societal expectations and pressures drive a woman to lash out in Sophie Treadwell’s classic drama. Written in 1928 and based on the trial and execution of...

Monday, March 29

Meaningful Mondays

During the Christian season of Lent, take a break in your day to find meaning in the small things. Each Monday on Instagram Live, we will find meaning in...

12:40pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, March 30

Virtual Drop-in Hours

20-30 MINUTE MEETINGS OPEN TO ALL STUDENTS WITH A COUNSELOR

12pm
Virtual Event
Storm Athletics (VIRTUAL Event)

Simpson’s Division III athletics push students to take their competitive spirit and lead beyond the game. Join us for this session with SC coaches, and...

Wednesday, March 31

DeRay Mckesson

Civil rights activist DeRay Mckesson, host of Pod Save the People and co-founder of Campaign Zero, discusses his work on criminal justice reform and other...

12:45pm
Virtual Event
A Faculty Roadmap to Teaching in SC Honors

Are you considering teaching a course for the Simpson College Honors program but are unsure where to begin? Perhaps you need help transforming your idea into...

3:20pm
Virtual Event

Friday, April 2

Virtual Drop in Hours

20-30 MINUTE MEETINGS WITH A COUNSELOR OPEN TO ALL STUDENTS

9am
Virtual Event
Classroom-based Primary Research: Effectively Integrating Teaching and Undergraduate Research in a Small Liberal Arts College

Integrating teaching and undergraduate research at colleges has been informed by a growing demand for problem-solvers with skills to promote inquiry. The...

3:20pm
Virtual Event

March 4 - April 2, 2021