REDDING, Calif.–Simpson University’s Science and Math Department will host two free events for North State students in February.
A Practice SAT for high school juniors and seniors will be held from 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Feb. 16, in LaBaume-Rudat Hall, room 203, on the campus at 2211 College View Drive.
Test results will be available by 3 p.m. the same day. Register free at simpsonu.edu/freepracticesat.
Simpson will also host a free American Mathematics Competition from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 7, in the Owen Center room 204. The AMC is part of a series of competitions that lead all the way to the International Mathematical Olympiad.
The AMC 10 test will be given to students in 10th grade or below. The AMC 12 will be given to students in 12th grade or below. Register free online at simpsonu.edu/amcexam.
Simpson University, founded in 1921, moved to Redding almost 30 years ago. In addition to offering 25 majors in its traditional undergraduate program, the university has graduated almost 4,000 North State adults from its ASPIRE degree-completion program, and more than 2,500 from its School of Education. It has a highly ranked School of Nursing, a seminary, and master’s programs in counseling psychology and organizational leadership.
Simpson is launching new athletics programs in track and field, swimming and diving, and men’s volleyball, as well as a bass fishing team. The university is also working to better serve transfer students from community colleges through its commitment to Associate Degree for Transfer agreements.