50 years at Simpson

Marilyn Leek in front of Hillman Hall on the Simpson College campus. Leek marked 50 years at the college this year.

It can be hard to grasp the brand of an institution.

Leek celebrates milestone at Simpson

Marilyn Leek of Indianola marked 50 years at Simpson College this summer.

Carver tribute

This marble slab was originally in Carver Science Hall at Simpson College. Marilyn Leek helped find it a new home after it was removed during a remodel. It contains a tribute to George Washington Carver, an African American scientist who attended Simpson in 1890.

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Purple1985

What a great lady! Thanks for your dedication to Simpson, Marilyn!


Opstadhome

Great article about a great person


Joyce Godwin

She is an inspiration!


JanetHeinicke

Marilyn has been an inspiration herself...her common sense curtesy and willingness to treat every person equally embodies what Simpson has meant through the years!



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