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McGovern Center chief Don Simmons resigns from job at DWU

December 19, 2012 in The Daily Republic

He will remain in the job through the end of the academic year, which concludes in May.
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Don Simmons, head of McGovern Center, resigns from DWU

December 19, 2012 in The Daily Republic

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Dakota Wesleyan University official loses weight, runs Chicago marathon

October 14, 2010 in The Daily Republic

Oct. 10 now has an entirely new meaning to Don Simmons.
On Sunday, 10 years after open-heart surgery and valve replacement, Simmons, 47, ran in and completed his first marathon.
“It was kind of my gift to myself,” said Simmons, the director of the McGovern Center for Leadership and Public Service and dean of the Dakota Wesleyan University College of Leadership and Public Service and Graduate Studies in Mitchell. Continue Reading