Simpson University for Seniors Accepting Students for January Classes

For Immediate Release


REDDING, Calif.—Simpson University for Seniors is offering two courses in January for adults of any age.

The non-credit, no-homework classes, which begin Jan. 8, are taught on Simpson’s campus by university professors and professionals in their field of expertise. Classes meet from 10:20 to 11:20 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.

The following courses are being offered:

10:20-11:20 a.m. – The Civil War in Ten Days. This course is a survey of the American Civil War. From Ft. Sumter to Appomattox, this course will examine the causes, leadership, military engagements, strategies, politics, and ultimate legacy of this critical event in our nation’s history. Presenter: Dr. John Ayabe

11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. – The Power of the Mature Mind. This practical course offers ideas for using and expanding your creative mind. Presenter: Horst Christian

Two courses are offered each month through April. The cost is $95 per person, per course, or $145 for couples registering for the same course. Register online with a credit card at

For more information, call Dianne Mueller at (530) 226-4758 or Glenn Schaefer at (530) 226-4146.




Simpson University, established in 1921, is a Christian university offering undergraduate, graduate, and teaching credential programs. The university celebrated its 25th year in Redding and the completion of a Science and Nursing Center in 2014. Academic programs include ASPIRE, a degree-completion program geared toward working adults with both on-campus and online course offerings, including degrees in psychology and organizational leadership. For information about the university, or to arrange a campus visit, call 1-888-9-SIMPSON or visit


Contact: SU Public Relations
(530) 226-4737