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Presidential race starts in Iowa at Republican Freedom Summit

by Austin Jacobs, special to the Simpsonian

January 29, 2015

Filed under News

The 2016 presidential race may have officially begun on Saturday as 1,500 Republicans flocked to Hoyt Sherman Place in Des Moines for the Iowa Freedom Summit. The Summit, put on by Citizens United and Congressman Steve King, ho...

Fall in love with Des Moines this season

by Rachel Peterson, perspectives editor

October 23, 2014

Filed under Lifestyles

While Simpson College’s campus offers the beauty of falling red and gold leaves, our sister city, Des Moines, offers a good time for all with its myriad of fall activities.For the of-age beer lovers, local breweries bring out ...

Groups should get involved on Campus Day

by Grant Rodgers

April 11, 2012

Filed under Opinion

Why is it that many groups of students each Campus Day spend time cleaning the college grounds or President Byrd’s lawn? Don’t we have a Campus Services staff already assigned to these duties, and wouldn’t students’ time be be...