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Our View: Forum events are a luxury

by Simpsonian Staff

April 5, 2014

Filed under Editorials, Our View, Uncategorized

Last week, former Wyoming senator Alan Simpson came to Simpson College to address the campus community in the annual Culver CenterLecture. While there were a number of students at the lecture, there could have been more present....

Our View: Be involved in your community

November 6, 2013

Filed under Editorials, Opinion, Our View

The Indianola mayoral and city council election was this week. The special election for Iowa Senate district 13 is Nov. 19.You, as a Simpson College student, are a resident of Indianola and Warren County. Yes, you may come from a different hometown, ...

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February 20, 2013

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Students Should Support CAB’s effortsSimpson College’s Campus Activities Board (CAB) is set to host rock band Every Avenue tomorrow in the Kent Center   barring any changes caused by the massive snowstorm expected to hit...

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by Safety procedures need updating

February 6, 2013

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Before we begin, let us remind you: this editorial is not meant to make anyone nervous. We have no reason to believe Simpson College has received any bomb or gun threats. Simpson Security and the Indianola Police department do...

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by Support local music

October 17, 2012

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Let’s give ourselves a minute to be disappointed. After all, when it was announced that The Ready Set would be performing in Simpson College’s Black Box Theater, we were all excited enough to have a reaction. Whether we were fans or...

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September 26, 2012

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September 19, 2012

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We would first like to congratulate Campus Activities Board (CAB) on getting a “big name” act to appear on Simpson campus this fall. The student body needs events such as these to prevent the image of Simpson being a suitc...

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September 12, 2012

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This year, Simpson’s Interfraternity Council (IFC) chose to redesign the recruitment process for the college’s fraternities with an aim to make recruitment more informal. Rather than the traditional three-day approach use...

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September 5, 2012

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Simpson College’s Student Government Association (SGA) has funded six of the larger student groups on campus, and has around $55,200 left to spend in its operating budget. But don’t expect that money to sit around long. Fundi...

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April 18, 2012

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We would like to thank SGA and EAC for having faith in the Simpson student body by letting us freely check out bikes as we please; however, must we remind you of the numerous accounts of bike theft reported weekly in the crime lo...

Our View: Students should get involved on campus

April 11, 2012

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It’s no secret that Simpson College prides itself in its extracurricular activities. Does anyone else remember the pitch, “Come to Simpson, you can do pretty much anything you want to do for extracurricular,” when looking...

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March 28, 2012

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It’s been a sad few days at Pfeiffer. In case you haven’t heard, our beloved Chef on Fire, Eric Dickson has officially left Simpson College to move to North Carolina. We’ve all been enthralled by his stories of how he ha...