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The Book of Ezekiel- Single Admission
SEPTEMBER 7th - 28th This Course provides an introduction to the situation, language, and themes of the Book of Ezekiel, as well as an investigation into how it has been received by later readers. Presenter: Michael Lyons
$95.00 $0.00
The Book of Ezekiel- Couple Admission
This course provides an introduction to the situation, language, and themes of the Book of Ezekiel, as well as an investigation into how it has been received by later readers. Presenter: Michael Lyons
$145.00 $0.00
Learning to Cope with Life's Transitions - Single Admission
SEPTEMBER 7th – 28th Whether the precipitating factor is the loss of health or wealth, divorce or rebellion of a child, a new location or vocation, transition can be a time of chaos and marginalization. A biblical worldview of autonomy, identity and fulfillment brings order and belonging in times of change. Presenter: Beth Dummer
$95.00 $0.00
Learning to Cope with Life's Transitions - couple Admission
September 7th - 28th Whether the precipitation factor is the loss of health or wealth, divorce or rebellion of a child, a new location or vocation, transition can be a time of chaos and marginalization. A biblical worldview of autonomy, identity and fulfillment brings order and belonging in times of change. Presenter: Beth Dummer
$145.00 $0.00
The Minor Prophets - Single Admission
OCTOBER 3th – 24th An overview of the last 12 books of the Old Testament called the Minor Prophets. These men were called by God to speak to their generations. However, their words contain timeless messages for us as well. Presenter: Glenn Schaefer
$95.00 $0.00
The Minor Prophets - Couple Admission
October 3rd – 24th An overview of the last 12 books of the Old Testament called the Minor Prophets. These men were called by God to speak to their generations. However, their words contain timeless messages for us as well. Presenter: Glenn Schaefer
$145.00 $0.00
Growing up Under the Third Reich - Single Admission
October 3rd – 24th A first-hand account of what it was like to be born in Berlin in the '30s and to grow up under the Nazi flag. Imagine what World War II was like for schoolchildren and their parents. The city was bombed from the air and then captured by the Russians in 1945. Experience it as the story is told in the first person. Presenter: Horst Christian
$95.00 $0.00
Growing up Under the Third Reich : Couple Admission
October 3rd - 24th A first-hand account of what it was like to be born in Berlin in the '30s and to grow up under the Nazi flag. Imagine what World War II was like for schoolchildren and their parents. The city was bombed from the air and then captured by the Russians in 1945. Experience it as the story is told in the first person. Presenter: Horst Christian
$145.00 $0.00
Outsmart your iPhone - Single Admission
NOVEMBER 2nd – 23rd Remember when a blackberry was something you ate and a blue tooth was something you saw your dentist about? If your new smart phone has left you feeling not so smart, then this course is for you. The focus is exclusively in the iOS (iPhone) platform, so an iPhone or an iPad is required to get hands-on practice in class. Presenter: Ryan Belong
$95.00 $0.00
Outsmart Your iPhone: Couple Admission
November 2nd - 23rd Remember when a blackberry was something you ate and a blue tooth was something you saw your dentist about? If your new smart phone has left you feeling not so smart, then this course is for you. The focus is exclusively in the iOS (iPhone) platform, so an iPhone or an iPad is required to get hands-on practice in class. Presenter: Ryan Belong
$145.00 $0.00
"God Wills It"- The Story of the Crusades - Single Admission
November 2nd - 23rd In 1095, Pope Urban II issued a call for Christian knights to redeem the Holy Land from the infidel Turks. The results were a bloody clash between the "Franks" and the "Turks," the establishment of four Cursader states in "Outremer," and an enduring enmity between Wester "Christians" and Middle Eastern Muslims. This is the tragic story of the eight official crusades of the Crusader Era (1095 and 1291). Presenter:Don Claspill
$95.00 $0.00
"God Wills It"- The Story of the Crusades:- Couple Admission
November 2nd - 23rd In 1095, Pope Urban II issued a call for Christian knights to redeem the Holy Land from the infidel Turks. The results were a bloddy clash between the "Franks" and the "Turks," the establishment of four Crusader states in "Outremer," and an enduring enmity between Western "Christians" and Middle Eastern Muslims. This is the tragic story of the eight official crusades of the Crusader Era (1095 and 1291) Presenter: Don Claspill
$145.00 $0.00
St. Paul: The Man and His Message- Single
January 6th - 30th St. Paul is a figure in history that people perceive in a variety of ways. This course will discuss Paul and at least one of his letters in seeking to understand who he was and what he said. Presenter: Jack Painter
$95.00 $0.00
St. Paul: The Man and His Message - Couple Admission
January 6th - 30th St. Paul is a figure in history that people perceive in a variety of ways. This course will discuss Paul and at least one of his letters in seeking to understand who he was and what he said. Presenter: Jack Painter
$145.00 $0.00
Healthy at Any Age: Mind, body, and Spirit- single Admission
January 6th - 30th This course will cover a fundamental approach to brain, body, and spirit health. Topics will include easy-to-follow exercises for the body and mind, innercise to uplift the spirit and reduce stress, and nutrition and meal planning ideas in a safe and fun setting created especially for adults in an effort to improve quality of life as we age. Presenter: Jami Hanna
$95.00 $0.00
Healthy at Any Age: Mind, Body, and Spirit - Couple Admissions
January 6th - 30th This course will cover a fundamental approach to brain, body, and spirit health. Topics will include easy-to-follow exercises for the body and mind, innercise to uplift the spirit and reduce stress, and nutrition and meal planning ideas in a safe and fun setting created especially for adults in an effort to improve quality of life as we age. Presenter: Jami Hanna
$145.00 $0.00
Jane Austen: Wit, Wisdom, and World - Single Admission
February 1st - 24th An introduction and overview of noted English author Jane Austen through the study of three of her classic novels with particular focus on Pride and Prejudice. Featuring incisive social commentary seasoned with irony and wit, Austen's novels offer a variety of stories and characters that provide a window into living wisely and living well. Expect to read, discuss and enjoy a great author. Present: Brian Larsen.
$95.00 $0.00
Jane Austen: Wit, Wisdom, and World - Couple Admission
February 1st - 24th An introduction and overview of noted English author Jane Austen through the study of three of her classic novels with particular focus on Pride and Prejudice. Featuring incisive social commentary seasoned with irony and wit, Austen's novels offer a variety of stories and characters that provide a window into living wisely and living well. Expect to read, discuss and enjoy a great author. Present: Brian Larsen.
$145.00 $0.00
Introduction to Biblical Archaeology - Single Admission
February 1st -24th The scientific study of the material remains in the Holy Land that shed light on the historic, geographic and cultural context of the Bible. Archaeology- I dig it! Presenter: Glenn Schaefer
$95.00 $0.00
Introduction to Biblical Archaeology - Couple Admission
February 1st - 24th The scientific study of the material remains in the Holy Land that shed light on the historic, geographic and cultural context of the Bible. Archaeology- I dig it! Presenter: Glenn Schaefer
$145.00 $0.00
The Rise and Fall of the Two Greatest Civilizations of Central America - Single Admission
March 3rd - 24th Although today most of Central America is called Mexico, the ancient culture by that name was overrun by the cruel and powerful Aztec civilization. As the Mexicas and other groups had driven off the less militaristic, but highly advanced Mayan culture, so they were made vassals of the Aztecs. And then the Spaniards appeared. Presenter: David Dummer
$95.00 $0.00
The Rise and Fall of the Two Greatest Civilizations of Central America - Couple Admission
March 3rd - 24th Although today most of Central America is called Mexico, the ancient culture by that name was overrun by the cruel and powerful Aztec civilization. As the Mexicas and other groups had driven off the less militaristic, but highly advanced Mayan culture, so they were made vassals of the Aztecs. And then the Spaniards appeared. Presenter: David Dummer
$145.00 $0.00
World War II: The Pacific Theater - Single Admission
March 3rd - 24th World War II began with the Japanese invasion of China in 1937. Within five years the Japanese Empire had reached its maximum territorial extent, stretching from New Guinea to Alaska. This is the story of the rise and fall of the Japanese Empire (1930-1945) and of the titanic clash between Japanese militarism and American democracy. Presenter: Don Claspill
$95.00 $0.00
World War II: The Pacific Theater - Couple Admission
March 3rd - 24th World War II began with the Japanese invasion of China in 1937. Within five years the Japanese Empire had reached its maximum territorial extent, stretching from New Guinea to Alaska. This is the story of the rise and fall of the Japanese Empire (1930-1945) and of the titanic clash between Japanese militarism and American democracy. Presenter: Don Claspill
$145.00 $0.00
The History of Christianity in America - Single Admission
April 3rd - 28th A survey of the Church in American from its beginnings in Europe to the present day. The focus will be on the people and influences that created the current religious scene. Presenter: Glenn Schaefer
$95.00 $0.00
The History of Christianity in America - Couple Admission
April 3rd - 28th A survey of the Church in American from its beginnings in Europe to the present day. The focus will be on the people and influences that created the current religious scene. Presenter: Glenn Schaefer
$145.00 $0.00
Hello Islam! - Single Admission
April 3rd - 28th An overview of the basic tenets, history, and modern state of Islam. It will include opportunities for students to process their thoughts and preconceptions of Islam and Muslims. If you'd like to be better equipped to engage with Muslims and understand the issues surrounding Islam, join us! This may bring the clarity you've hoped for! Presenter: Dawn Bulchandani
$95.00 $0.00
Hello Islam! - Couple Admission
April 3rd - 28th An overview of the basic tenets, history, and modern state of Islam. It will include opportunities for students to process their thoughts and preconceptions of Islam and Muslims. If you'd like to be better equipped to engage with Muslims and understand the issues surrounding Islam, join us! This may bring the clarity you've hoped for! Presenter: Dawn Bulchandani
$145.00 $0.00
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Interactive Lifelong Learning for Adults of Any Age!

Simpson University provides an affordable and academically challenging learning environment framed in a Christian worldview. Simpson University for Seniors offers exciting learning opportunities at our Redding campus for adults of any age.

Our unique, month long courses are not-for-credit, open to the public, and meet three times a week for a total of 10 one-hour instructional sessions. Presented by current or retired university professionals in their field of expertise, these courses are designed to enhance your joy of learning. They are held in classroom settings on Simpson's campus for an authentic university experience - but without homework, tests or grades!

Classes will be held back to back from 10:20am - 11:20am and 11:30am - 12:30pm on Mondays, Wednesday, and Fridays in the Owen Student Services Center room 306 on the Simpson University Campus.

View current course offerings at: http://simpsonu.edu/seniorschool

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2211 College View Drive
Redding, CA 96003

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Established in 1921, Simpson is a Christian university offering undergraduategraduate, and teaching credential programs. Academic programs include ASPIRE, a degree-completion program geared toward working adults. Simpson University's online course offers 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.

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