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  1. Alex KirkpatrickRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    He was born and raised in Indianola, Iowa, where he also attends Simpson College, majoring in multimedia journalism and French. He is involved in choir and the student newspaper.


  2. Simpson College Selects Portfolium To Improve Learning Outcomes AssessmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 13 | PRWeb

    Simpson College is activating Portfolium's ePortfolio and assessment platform campuswide in an effort to streamline institutional, general education, and program assessment while making the process meaningful for both faculty and students. We are excited to combine our assessment efforts with the high impact practice of an ePortfolio.


  3. Former Wapello player helping raise awareness for Organ Donor programRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 5 | Hawk Eye

    Johnson, a member of the 1994 Wapello High School boys basketball team which qualified for the state tournament, lives in Indianola these days, where he is the Director of Admissions for Simpson College. Johnson, one of the key players on the Indians' team which was the first to qualify for state in school history, is spending time at Wells Fargo Arena this week, cheering on his alma mater in their first trip to state in 24 years.


  4. Paula BakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2018 | Http

    ... grew up in Osceola, graduating from Clarke Community High School with the class of 1970. She went on to Simpson College and graduated with a bachelor's degree in American history in 1974. Following graduation, Paula had a long-term substitute ...


  5. Indian Hills JAZZFEST To Take Place On February 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | Osky News

    ... be Des Moines musicians trumpeter Dave Kobberdahl and bassist Dave Altemeier, trombonist John Benoit from Simpson College, saxophonist Jim Romain from Drake University, and legendary pianist and jazz educator Bob Washut from the University of ...


  6. Campus newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2018 |

    ... and William Robertson of Smyrna. aTM Alexis Janiga of Powder Springs performed in Little Women with the Simpson College Opera in Indianola, Iowa. Janiga performed in a quartet. Performances were Feb. 9-10 and Feb. 11. aTM The following students ...


  7. Simpson holds dance marathon to benefit children's hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2018 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    More than 100 people danced all day Saturday at Simpson College in Indianola as part of a nationwide movement that raises money for sick children. Dance Marathon took over campus as participants showed support for patients and families at the University of Iowa's Stead Family Children's hospital.


  8. Troy Seeley receives call for wrestling Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2018 | Hawk Eye

    Troy Seeley never qualified for the state tournament as a competitor, yet he was a part of 10 state tournaments. He wrestled on the 1988 state championship team and went on to become a national qualifier his senior year at Simpson College for legendary coach Bob Darrah, who spent time as head coach at Morning Sun back in the 1960s.


  9. Epic comeback for Central wrestlers in home finaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2018 | Osky News

    It was not the way coach Eric Van Kley would have drawn it up, but the No. 24 ranked Central College wrestling team completed a major comeback to beat Simpson College 23-20 Thursday night in front of a raucous crowd in P.H. Kuyper Gymnasium.


  10. Smith scores career high in men's basketball lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2018 | Osky News

    Despite a career-high 34 points from senior forward Kyle Smith , the Central College men's basketball team fell 96-85 to Iowa Conference rival Simpson College Wednesday night. Smith started slow, scoring nine points off 3-of-12 shooting in the first half before exploding for 25 second-half points on 7-of-10 shooting, including five 3-pointers.


  11. Iowa mother makes progress in fight against brain diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2018 | KCRG

    ... ay they need more samples. The initial study had a limited number of students from Indianola High School and Simpson College.


  12. Dutch complete men's basketball sweep against DubuqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2018 | Osky News

    ... shot 48.3 percent and won the rebound battle 42-39. Next up for the Central squad is a trip to league rival Simpson College Wednesday night for a women's-men's doubleheader with the men beginning at 8 p.m. Central won the first matchup 93-87 January ...


  13. Digest: Mumm earns GPAC weekly awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2018 | Anniston Star

    ... set a new Dennis Young Classic record, breaking the former meet record of 2:17.86 set by Sarah Hammel of Simpson College in 2008. ELMHURST, Ill. - South Dakota freshman Jacob Michel has been named the Summit League Golfer of the Week. The honor is ...


  14. Buena Vista University; Simpson College; University of IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2018 | The Fairfield Ledger

    Students named to the dean's list must have a minimum grade-point average of 3.5 for the semester, based on a 4.0 grade point system, and must have taken at least 12 hours of coursework. The students include: Marjorie Baker and Phillip Laux, both of Brighton; Tanner Smith of Cantril; Cameron Baumann, Michael Corazza, Eugenia Davis, Kathryn Estey, Alex Hoffmann, Zachary Martin, Elijah Parr, Madeline Riegel, Jivani Rodriguez, Girindra Selleck, Kyle Weirup and Thomas Wood, all of Fairfield; Emily Jester and Courtney Laux, both of Keosauqua; and McKayla Boyd of Milton.


  15. George Washington Carver, mystical geniusRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2018 | Albany Times Union

    ... Highland University but was refused admission when it was learned he was black. He was finally admitted to Simpson College in 1890. By this time Carver was almost 30 years old. There were no science courses at Simpson so he studied piano and ...


  16. Dreamers Fear Deportation Following Government ShutdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2018 | WHO-TV

    DACA is the program that allows them to stay in the U.S., but now it's on the chopping block. Simpson College senior Cecilia Martinez and her friend Natalia Olivas are concerned when they think about the future.


  17. Mary Lou HelmRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2018 | The Daily Gazette

    ... in Lake Michigan. She adored her three older siblings, Bill, Dorothy, and Margaret. She graduated from Simpson College in Indianola, Iowa, with a Bachelor of Arts degree in music. After college, she worked at KSO Radio in Des Moines, and at a nearby ...


  18. 2018 Year Celebration for Dr. George Washington CarverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2018 |

    ... read and write. Later young George moved throughout the Midwest seeking more education, finally enrolling at Simpson College in Indianola, Iowa, in 1890. There he majored in art, but a teacher convinced him to transfer to Iowa State College to study ...


  19. Clarke students participate in honor bandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2018 | Http

    ... Prendergast. The Clarke Community Middle School Band has four eighth-grade students participating in the Simpson College Orpheus Honor Band Festival Jan. 16. The Orpheus Honor Band is split into two bands which are named for Simpson College's ...


  20. Stanley Steele LeonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2017 | Http

    ... the rest of his life. He grew up in the Woodburn area attending school and graduating in 1948. He attended Simpson College on basketball and baseball scholarships. He was optioned by both the Cleveland Indians and the St. Louis Browns. Bud spoke ...