U.S. Congressman Visits New Science and Nursing Center

For Immediate Release


Congressman Doug LaMalfa and Dr. Robin Dummer stand in front of the new Science and Nursing CenterREDDING, Calif. - North State Congressman Doug LaMalfa toured Simpson University’s new Science and Nursing Center this week, visiting with President Robin Dummer.

LaMalfa, a Republican from Richvale, has been representing the first congressional district of California in Washington, D.C., since 2013.

“We were grateful for the opportunity to show the new facility to Congressman LaMalfa and for a following conversation regarding federal regulations affecting Simpson University,” Dr. Dummer said. “We appreciate the support he indicated on several of these issues.”

Last month, California Sen. Ted Gaines and Assemblyman Brian Dahle also toured the newly completed $6.5 million building. Their visit included a discussion about the importance of the Cal Grant student financial aid program.

Photo by Mark Buschgens. From left, Congressman Doug LaMalfa and Simpson University President Robin Dummer. The university’s new Science and Nursing Center is in the background.


25 Years in Redding LogoSimpson University, established in 1921, is celebrating its 25th year in Redding, Calif. In fall 2014, the university will dedicate a new Science & Nursing Building. Simpson is a Christian university offering undergraduate, graduate, and teaching credential programs. Academic programs include ASPIRE, a degree-completion program geared toward working adults. Simpson is expanding its 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 simpsonu.edu.


Contact: SU Public Relations