Simpson University for Seniors accepting students for February classes

For Immediate Release


REDDING, Calif. - Simpson University for Seniors is accepting students for spring classes that start Feb. 4.

February courses include a study of the biblical book of Revelation (taught by Simpson professor Jack Painter) and an introductory course to Christian apologetics (taught by Simpson professor Brian Larsen).

The classes meet from 10:20 to 11:20 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays on Simpson’s campus, for a total of 10 one-hour instructional sessions. Courses are taught by university professors and professionals in their field of expertise, and there are no tests, grades or homework.

Other topics this spring (March and April) include a historical geography of Israel; an exploration of global music; a study of Jewish leader Flavius Josephus; and a deeper look at author C.S. Lewis.

Simpson University Seniors is a program designed for individuals over the age of 50 who are interested in studying a variety of topics in monthlong, not-for-credit courses.

Two courses are offered each month through April. The cost is $95 per person, per course, or $145 per couple, per course. Register online at, or call (530) 226-4146.


Simpson University is a Christian university offering undergraduate, graduate, and teaching credential programs. Academic programs include ASPIRE, a degree-completion program geared toward working adults in the north state. Simpson’s newest programs include degrees in nursing, biology, outdoor leadership, and master’s degrees in counseling psychology and organizational leadership. For more information, or to arrange a campus visit, call 1-888-9-SIMPSON or visit


Contact: SU Public Relations
(530) 226-4737