The Simpsonian

Why the new addition to Simpson’s dining leaves students frustrated

by Desmond Alexander, Staff Reporter

September 16, 2020

With Simpson dining ending their partnership with APB, many students were anxious to find out what the new addition to dining would be. Simpson College announced over the summer that they would be replacing APB with Sub Conne...

Six movies about pandemics to binge-watch during a pandemic

by Abby Ludwig, Staff Reporter

September 9, 2020

When in Rome, right? While in the midst of this global pandemic, what better way is there to embrace it than quarantining in your room and binge-watching movies that give off the same feeling that the year 2020 has so far. ...

Why being in the orange phase is best

by Desmond Alexander, Staff Reporter

September 2, 2020

As COVID-19 cases continue to rise all over the country, Simpson College has been doing its part to ensure that students are continuing to follow COVID-19 guidelines. These tactics include grab and go dining services, masks b...

What to bring in your carry-on bag to the airport

by Liv Allen, Staff Reporter

March 4, 2020

Wallet. It’s always good to carry cash in an airport in case you find yourself needing to buy any last-minute items (toiletries, sunscreen, snacks, etc) and you should also carry any personal identification like your government...

Fun things to do with an extra day of February

by Seth Howard, Staff Reporter

February 26, 2020

Leap year means one extra day of February, which also means people born on Feb. 29 finally get to celebrate their birthday. Feb. 29 falls on a Saturday, so take complete advantage of that extra day by trying one of these fun ...

Five ways to stay motivated during mid-terms

by Kimberly Roberts, Staff Reporter

February 19, 2020

Mid-term season can be stressful for all students. Trying to balance an already busy schedule while adding the stress of multiple tests and papers can be the tipping point. Here are five ways to stay motivated during this stre...

Five last-minute gifts to get your significant other on a budget

by Jessica Wood, Staff Reporter

February 12, 2020

#1: Flowers and a vase. Walmart sells pretty flowers year-round. Pick out your favorite flower or maybe two and go over to the craft section to purchase small vases for about a dollar. Adding a cute note or card will person...

Gifts to get your significant other based on their love language

by Jessica Wood, Staff Reporter

February 12, 2020

Everyone gives and receives affection differently. Do you and your partner know your love language? If you don’t, take the free test together at After you’ve gotten your results, check out the best gif...