Simpson University for Seniors Accepting Students for April Classes

For Immediate Release


Simpson University for Seniors

Simpson University for Seniors

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

The non-credit, no-homework classes, which begin April 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 to 12:45 p.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.

The following courses are being offered:

10:20-11:20 a.m. – The History of Christianity in America. This course surveys the Church in America from its beginnings in Europe to the present day, focusing on the people and influences that created the current religious scene. Presenter: Dr. Glenn Schaefer

11:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m. – Hello Islam! This overview course of the basic tenets, history, and modern state of Islam will include opportunities for students to process their thoughts and preconceptions of Islam and Muslims. Presenter: Dawn Bulchandani

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 Caity Griffin at (530) 226-4978 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