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Phyllis Forward came to San Jose State as a graduate of Santa Clara High.
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Phyllis and Alan Simpkins are the young couple enjoying a relaxing day.
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It's time for Phyllis and Alan to set sail!
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It was commonplace to see the Simpkins near the Santa Cruz waterfront.
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The Simpkins family meets the Smothers Brothers - Tommy (far left) and Dick (second from right).
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The Simpkins family were staunch supporters of the International House on 11th Street.
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The SImpkins family was instrumental in the Marching Band's renaissance in the 1970's.
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The Simpkins Stadium Center is one of two South Campus athletics facilities bearing the family name.
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Alan & Phyllis Simpkins received honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degrees from San Jose State University in 1996.
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Phyllis Simpkins and Ben Reichmuth pose at Memorial Stadium in Lincoln, Neb., prior to the 2008 San Jose State-Nebraska football game.
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Phyllis Simpkins has the crowd in the palms of her hands with the Spartan Spell Out cheer at the 2011 dedication of the Gadway Center patio.
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Phyllis Simpkins and Sammy welcome Darnell Hillman to the February 4, 2012 Blazer Brigade pregame reception.
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Phyllis Simpkins joins President Qayoumi following the Mountain West news conference that invited San Jose State to join in July 2013. (Photo by Terrell Lloyd)
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SJSU baseball is headed to the WAC Championship Tournament in Grand Prairie, Texas! The...