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Forum Calendar

April 14: Alcohol educator Michael Wegner presents “Beer Pong and Other Drinking Games: So What’s The Big Deal?” at 7 p.m. in Jordan Lecture Hall.

April 15-17: Theatre Simpson presents its Festival of Short Plays 2011, focusing on productions emblematic of the 50th anniversary of the John F. Kennedy Center and on American theater at 7:30 p.m. in Barnum Studio Theatre on the Friday and Saturday, and at 1 p.m. in Barnum Studio Theatre on Sunday.

April 18: Celebrate the Jewish Passover with a Seder Dinner and Ceremony from 5 p.m.-8 p.m. in Pioneer Conference Room. RSVP required for students wishing to participate.

April 19: Students debate same-sex marriage in the Applied Ethics Challenge at 11 a.m. in Lekberg Hall.

April 20: The Simpson College Band presents its spring concert at 7 p.m. in Great Hall.

Startup Storm

Simpson College will hold its first ever Startup Storm on April 16, 2011 from 9:30 a.m.- 4 p.m. in Jordan Lecture Hall. The one day conference will have five speakers who will hold breakout sessions that will regard starting up businesses and implementing ideas.

While the event is free to attend, it is asked that you pre-register since there is a lunch involved. To register, go to or send questions to [email protected].

Crime Log

April 6, 2011: At 2:55 a.m. around the 600 block of N. Buxton a subject was cited and released for fifth degree criminal mischief. Indianola Police Department (IPD) was involved and the subject has a court date pending.

April 10, 2011: At 12:10 a.m. around the 600 block of N. E, a subject was charged with public intoxication and possession of alcohol under the age of 21. IPD was involved and the subject was transported to Warren County Jail.

April 10, 2011: At 5:36 a.m. in the Weinman apartments, a subject has charges pending reference to criminal mischief. Subject accused of breaking off sprinkler head in Weinman apartment. IPD was notified and the charges are pending.

April 11, 2011: At 5:11 p.m. around the 700 block of W. Clinton Ave. there was a report of possible identity theft. There were unauthorized purchases totaling approximately $400. IPD was notified and the incident is under investigation.