April 2017       
Welcome to Simpson University E-News                 

In a survey we took last year, many of you expressed a desire to receive news about Simpson University more often and electronically. In response, we are pleased to be launching this electronic newsletter,
which will include the
latest news about Simpson University students, faculty and upcoming events.
We value your connection to Simpson as an alumnus, parent, student, employee, friend, financial supporter, or community neighbor and hope you will find Simpson University E-News informative, interesting, and worth sharing.


Students Honored at Annual Research Symposium

An ongoing Science Department research project to reduce acidity in nearby Superfund-site Iron Mountain Mine, and the effects of dogs' socialization on their behavior and adoption from Haven Humane Society were the winning topics in this year's 7th annual Student Research Symposium. The daylong event, open to the public, showcases undergraduate and graduate student research projects.

WorldSERVE & Strike Teams Partner to Help Community

The two arms of Simpson University's student service outreach, WorldSERVE and Strike Teams, combined efforts recently to help seven Shasta County organizations with projects. WorldSERVE sends students around the globe during spring and summer breaks; Strike Teams sends small groups to meet immediate needs in the local community throughout the year.

University Announces
Spring Veterans Initiatives

After opening a Veterans Success Center in the fall, Simpson University is expanding its veterans services with a new VA work study program, national honor society chatper, and a visit day.

Students Visit State Capitol to Talk About Cal Grants

Three Simpson students joined faculty and staff in Sacramento to talk to members of Congress about the importance of Cal Grant awards as part of an annual lobbying day.

April 8
Red Hawk Ride

Multi-distance cycling event
benefits student scholarships

April 29

Kansas Supreme Court Justice to speak

June 23-24
Red Hawk Summer

 VIP weekend for
incoming students


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