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Events Calendar

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

Events

September 19 - October 18, 2021

Sunday, September 19

Simpson College C&G Program's Day at the Zoo & 40th Anniversary Celebration

Current C&G students, C&G Alumni, and C&G Faculty and Staff: Join us Sunday, September 19, for a family friendly day at the Blank Park Zoo as we celebrate 40...

Monday, September 20

TLC Fall Workshop Series - Honors Teaching 101 with Katie Smith

Whether you have an idea for an Honors course you are ready to put into a proposal or you are still trying to navigate how this could possibly fit into your...

12:35pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, September 21

Panhellenic Days

Learn about the Panhellenic community.

Wednesday, September 22

Study Abroad Fair

Learn about the various study abroad opportunities available through Simpson at the annual Study Abroad Fair. Professors leading the various travel courses...

TLC Fall Workshop Series - Standard English: Myth or Bias?

Academic writing claims to adhere to the conventions of “Standard English,” a version of the language that exists mostly in theory. Many of our most...

3:20pm
Virtual Event
Education Mentor/Mentee Program -- Vision Board

Come by to the Fleming RM located in Kent Building Center to create a Vision Board! There will be magazines to cut and glue, stickers, glitter, markers, and...

Thursday, September 23

S'mores with the Sororities

Join the Panhellenic community for S'mores and meeting members of the differnt soroities on campus.

Friday, September 24

TLC Fall Workshop Series - Standard English: Myth or Bias?

Academic writing claims to adhere to the conventions of “Standard English,” a version of the language that exists mostly in theory. Many of our most...

3:20pm
Virtual Event

Saturday, September 25

Iowa Latino Heritage Festival in Des Moines

Contact Walter Lain for more information at walter.lain@simpson.edu

Sunday, September 26

Iowa Latino Heritage Festival in Des Moines

Contact Walter Lain for more information at walter.lain@simpson.edu

Thursday, September 30

Matthew Simpson Lecture:  “Spiritual Madness: Race, Psychiatry, and African American Religions”

Judith Weisenfeld, Agate Brown and George L. Collord Professor of Religion at Princeton University, delivers the 2021 Matthew Simpson Lecture, “Spiritual...

7pm
Virtual Event

Friday, October 1

Panhellenic Recruitment

Come and have a more social with members of Simpson's sororities and learn more about recruitment! Follow the link to sign-up...

Education Visit Day

This day is for all students interested in Teacher Education at Simpson—Elementary, Middle School, High School, Music and Physical Education. Join us to...

Athletic SC

Visit with Ginger Hermon, Evening/Online/Graduate Programs Admissions Counselor, to enroll in fully online or evening coursework at the West Des Moines...

12pm
Virtual Event
Latinx/Latin American Film Screening

Contact Molly Tun for more information at molly.tun@simpson.edu

Saturday, October 2

Panhellenic Recruitment

Come and have a more social with members of Simpson's sororities and learn more about recruitment! Follow the link to sign-up...

Sunday, October 3

Panhellenic Recruitment

Come and have a more social with members of Simpson's sororities and learn more about recruitment! Follow the link to sign-up...

Tuesday, October 5

City Hall image

Public forum featuring candidates for Indianola City Council and Mayoral seats in November 2, 2021 municipal elections. Moderator: Amy Duncan, Indianola...

Wednesday, October 6

Majors / Minors Fair

Faculty members from every department on campus will be present to share about possible majors, minors, course offerings, as well as ideas for part-time,...

Thursday, October 7

Kent Campus Center

September Employee Council meeting. The first 15 minutes will be for socializing and networking followed by announcements at 8:45 and the program. Contact...

Friday, October 8

Humanities guest speaker: Lucia Suárez

For more information contact Molly Tun at molly.tun@simpson.edu

Virtual Event
October Fall Visit Day

Fall for Simpson! Fall Visit Day is a great opportunity to tour campus and meet with professors, coaches and students. The day will begin at 10:30 a.m. and...

Piñata Workshop

for more information contact Molly Tun at molly.tun@simpson.edu

Wednesday, October 13

September 19 - October 18, 2021