The Simpsonian

Letter to the Editor: Music department does have department chair

by Steve Griffith

February 28, 2012

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, 2012

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...

New opera director named after 52 years

by Sheyenne Manning and Amanda Hintgen

October 4, 2011

A new opera director is in charge at Simpson College for the first time in 52 years named Bernard McDonald. After taking on many musical endeavors around the world, McDonald has found himself in Indianola directing Simpson's op...

How to balance students and still have a social life

by Kate Chamberlin

October 1, 2011

Do you ever feel like you have to choose between getting good grades and having a social life? At the risk of sounding like an infomercial - you can! Balancing all the things you want to do with the things you have to do can be ...