The Simpsonian

Palin makes stop in Indianola for Tea Party

by Kate Hayden & Jessalyn Holdcraft

October 1, 2011

Tea Party and Sarah Palin supporters braved the rain to attend the Tea Party's Restoring America event. The former Alaskan governor spoke for 40 minutes amid much fanfare and expectations. "I would like to see her run," said Ma...

Loss of Meints shock to campus

by Katie Anthony, editor-in-chief & Courtney Glienke, copy editor

October 1, 2011

After more than 52 years of teaching at Simpson College, professor of chemistry Dr. Cliff Meints passed away in his home Monday, Sept. 5. He was 81. "Dr. Cliff Meints was a dedicated and beloved faculty member at Simpson Colleg...

Indianola says YES!

by The Simpsonian Staff

March 1, 2011

The dream of an Indianola Wellness Facility was made a reality Tuesday night, March 1 as residents turned out to the polls to vote – and some were turned away. By 8:30 p.m. Tuesday night the Indianola Auditor's Office unoffici...

Indianola Wellness Center campaign achieves liftoff

by Tara Maurer

February 11, 2011

Simpson students were encouraged to "vote yes" for the plan to build a YMCA Wellness Facility in Indianola during the Wellness Forum on Feb. 3 in Jordan Lecture Hall. The forum acted as the kick-off for the Indianola Wellness...