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Music weekend largest hosted to date

by Tyler Crandell

March 20

Filed under Entertainment, Features, Lifestyles

Over 40 prospective students and their families gathered at Simpson on Feb. 24 and 25 for the Spring Music Scholarship Weekend. Throughout the weekend the music department hosts a series of concerts, classes and other events that give prospec...

Peer Gynt trolls to Simpson Campus this weekend

by Ryan Rohlf

March 13

Filed under Entertainment, Features, Lifestyles

An aggression-filled trip to the dark side of life is what Theatre Simpson’s upcoming performance of Peer Gynt is about. The play, originally written to be performed in four to six hours, has been adapted to fit within a two hou...

New talent reigns at Simpson’s Got Talent

by Tyler Crandell

February 28

Filed under Entertainment, Features, Lifestyles

Simpson students displayed their talents on Feb. 18 at this year’s “Simpson’s Got Talent.”   Last year, a few audience members disrupted some performances, but this year’s show went on without any problems.   “It went very well this ...

Letter to the Editor: Music department does have department chair

by Steve Griffith

February 28

Filed under Entertainment, Letters to the Editor, Opinion

I would like to clarify the issue of department chair in the music department. Your article posted on Feb. 14, 2012 seems to suggest that the music department is without a department chair. This is not true. The fact is that...

Dierks Bentley’s “Home” displays artist’s “variety”

by Julia Warfield

February 15

Filed under Entertainment, Lifestyles

Looking for a new, feel-good CD?  Check out Dierks Bentley’s new album, “Home”.    I bought this CD a few days ago and have been listening to it on repeat ever since. The variety of songs is great enough that it will keep you entertai...