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President Simmons Mistakenly Sits in Front Row of Theater

For many, the raunchy and intelligent humor of Theatre Simpson’s “Wholly Moly Moliere” was a delightfully fun experience. However, for President Jay Simmons and his wife Jenne, it was much more than they had bargained for. 422 more words

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Brad Bjorkgren Named New Men’s Basketball Coach… But Who Is He Really?!!

Simpson College Men’s Basketball just announced that they will be hiring Simpson Grad Brad Bjorkgren to be their new head coach.

The email from the college said that Bjorkgren is currently the head coach at Urbandale High School (“Go Hawks!”). 154 more words

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The Professor’s New Groove. Simpson to Offer Course in Squirrel Speak

Simpson College is adding a new language course for the 2015-2016 academic year. If the course is successful, it will become a permanent addition to the school’s academic catalog. 181 more words

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$1.8 Million Donated To Simpson Golf By Masters Winner

In cased you missed it this past weekend, Jordan Spieth, 21, won The Masters in Augusta, Georgia, setting a new course record of -19 under par and most birdies ever at The Masters. 314 more words

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SGA Elections Are Here!

It looks to be a tight race at every grade level for the 15-16 Student Government Association. With all students ready to elect new officials, those seeking office have plastered posters across campus and are seeking endorsements. 123 more words

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Sexual Assault Is No Laughing Matter

SIMPSON – We at the Acorn are taking a break from satire today to help raise awareness about a serious issue, not only here at Simpson, but in college communities all over the country. 276 more words

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Donald Trump Announces Run for President of the United States

SIMPSON – At today’s assembly, Donald Trump announced his candidacy for President of the United States.

On March 19th, Jill Johnson, the Executive Director of Marketing and Public Relations at Simpson, informed students that Trump was making a surprise visit to Simpson College on April 8th. 309 more words

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