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Simmtober is a month-long celebration of all things Simmons! Simmons is everywhere — and each line in the above photo represents an actual location of a Simmons alumna/us. Make sure you show your Simmtober pride no matter where you are!

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Help us take over cities nationwide

Simmons is hitting the road! On October 30, Simmons alumnae/i are gathering in 20 cities across the country to celebrate Founder's Day and John Simmons' birthday. Check the list of locations and sign up for a party near you!

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Take the 617 Challenge

Simmons’ influence is already felt around the world thanks to passionate leaders whose experience at Simmons gave them the skills and confidence to make a difference. In honor of the city Simmons calls home, we are seeking 617 donors this month to support our mission of providing transformative learning that links passion with lifelong purpose. Every gift to The Simmons Fund is an investment in our students, faculty, and the reach of our distinctive academic programs.

Answer the challenge

Join the Conversation

Follow us on Facebook and Twitter to see great stories on #WomenLeadersWednesday or win prizes on Trivia Tuesday! Download your own John Simmons pop up, take some great pictures, and post them using #simmtober and they will show up on our tagboard!

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Simmons Funday Sunday

Simmons Fund SundayWe spotlight the ways in which gifts to the Simmons Fund positively impact the student experience on (and off) campus.

Find John Simmons Monday

Find John Simmons MondayWe place a John Simmons cutout somewhere around campus. Can you identify his location?

Trivia Tuesday

Trivia TuesdayWe ask trivia questions about Simmons and give prizes to those who answer correctly!

Woman Leader Wednesday

Picture of alumna Amy Nechtem '76We highlight alumnae who have made a difference in the world through their leadership.

Throwback Thursday

Throwback ThursdayWe post photos from the Simmons archives for alums to reminisce and share their memories.

T-GIF Friday

Gif FridayWe ask you to describe a Simmons-related experience in a moving image.

Swag Saturday

Swag SaturdayShare your Simmons apparel, bags, mugs, and everything in between!