Joe is currently studying theology at Boston College after having taught philosophy at Creighton University in Omaha, NE. In his free time he enjoys reading, running, and catching up with friends. He has taught at several Jesuit high schools, and loves when students ask the big questions. Joe's favorite writers include David Brooks, Marilynne Robinson, Saki, Dostoevsky, Augustine of Hippo, C.S. Lewis, and Catherine of Siena. Joe's favorite sandwiches include reubens.
Jane Goodall has led an amazing life working with chimpanzees, but now, at 81, she spends her time with a tougher lot: fellow humans. Joe Simmons, SJ recommends you read about this extraordinary woman.