Simpson University for Seniors Accepting Students for October Classes

For Immediate Release


Simpson University for Seniors

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

The non-credit, no-homework classes, which begin Oct. 3, 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:

The Minor Prophets (10:20-11:20). This course is an overview of the last 12 books of the Old Testament, called the Minor Prophets. While these men were called by God to speak to their generations, their words contain timeless messages. Presenter: Glenn Schaefer.

Growing up Under the Third Reich (11:30-12:30). Presenter Horst Christian, who was born in Berlin in the ‘30s, shares a first-hand account of what it was like to grow up under the Nazi flag and experience World War II as a schoolchild.

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 Glenn Schaefer at (530) 226-4146 or Caity Griffin at (530) 226-4978.



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