Simpson University Christmas Concert to Feature ‘Messiah,’ International Vocal Artist

Simpson University’s 16th annual Christmas concert on Dec. 2 will feature one of the most widely sung choral works in Western music, Handel’s “Messiah.” Selections from the masterpiece will be presented during the 3 p.m. concert by the Simpson Chorale, the Shasta Symphony Orchestra, and the university’s community choir, as well as guest vocalists.

Simpson University to Add Swimming and Diving, Men’s Volleyball

Simpson University Director of Athletics Tom Galbraith announced this week the addition of men’s and women’s varsity swimming and diving as the 15th and 16th varsity sports for the Red Hawks. Galbraith also announced the return of men’s volleyball as a varsity sport, making it the 17th offering for the Red Hawks.