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Repertory Dance Theatre, 3hattrio to perform together at DSU’s Celebrity Concert Series

To usher in the new year, Dixie State University’s Celebrity Concert Series is featuring a combined performance from Repertory Dance Theatre and southwest band 3hattrio. The performance is set to take place at 7:30 p.m. on Jan. 23 in Dixie State University’s M.K. Cox Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $25 each and available online at […]

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Repertory Dance Theatre to present forum as part of 3-day residency at Dixie State

Offering a historical presentation and narrated dance performance, Utah’s Repertory Dance Theatre will present at Dixie State University’s weekly lecture series Dixie Forum: A Window on the World. In their Dixie Forum presentation, Repertory Dance Theatre’s eight professional dancers will offer a cultural overview of modern dance in the 20th century and its function in […]

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Dixie State University to offer new hospitality certification programs

In response to the growing needs of the local tourism industry, Dixie State University’s Community & Continuing Education Department is launching several short-term training programs in the hospitality and tourism field this January. “The DSU Hospitality & Tourism Certification program is a partnership with the local industry to improve the knowledge and skills of the workforce […]

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Pediatrician-scientist to present on vaccine diplomacy at next Dixie Forum

In its first installment of the Spring 2020 semester, Dixie State University’s weekly lecture series Dixie Forum: A Window on the World will host a presentation on vaccine diplomacy. Dr. Peter J. Hotez, a pediatrician-scientist in neglected tropical diseases and vaccine development, will present “Vaccine Diplomacy in an Age of War, Political Collapse, Climate Change, […]

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Dixie State University to host presentation on an American family’s life in Arabia

Sharing the insights and experiences he gained while living in Arabia for 20 years, Dr. Joseph B. Platt will present at the next installment of the President’s Colleagues of Dixie State University meeting series.  Platt will share his lecture “An American Family’s Arabian Odyssey: Twenty Years in the Arabian Gulf” at noon on Jan. 6. He will present in Lecture […]

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Dixie State University’s focus on student success helps increase freshman retention rate

This year, Dixie State University saw its fall-to-fall retention of first-time students increase by more than 4 percent — a substantial jump and record for the university. To help students finish their degrees, Dixie State has focused on creating a strong foundation for student success over the past three years. One initiative created as part […]

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Dixie State University Jazz Ensemble to perform concert of big band, contemporary favorites

Performing a blend of traditional big band and contemporary jazz music, the Dixie State University Jazz Ensemble will present a concert Dec. 2. The performance is set to take place at 7:30 p.m. in the Dolores Doré Eccles Fine Arts Center Concert Hall on the Dixie State campus. Tickets are $6.25 for general admission and are […]

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Dixie State University to host forum on quantum computing

Explaining quantum computers and how they might impact the future, Brigham Young University professor Dr. John Colton will be the featured speaker at the next installment of Dixie State University’s weekly lecture series Dixie Forum: A Window on the World. Colton’s presentation, “Quantum Computing: Quantum Supremacy. . .is it Real? Is it Important? What is […]

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Dixie State University President’s Colleagues meeting explores open-heart surgery

At the next installment of the President’s Colleagues of Dixie State University meeting series, Dr. Roger C. Millar will present on open-heart surgery and how it became available locally. Dr. Millar will present “How Open-Heart Surgery Came to Dixie” on Monday, Dec. 2 at noon in Lecture Hall 156 of the Russell C. Taylor Health […]

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Dixie State University to host second annual Trailblazer Nation Tree Lighting Celebration

Dixie State University is ushering in the most wonderful time of the year at its second annual Trailblazer Nation Tree Lighting Celebration. The Trailblazer Nation Tree Lighting Celebration is set to take place at DSU on Dec. 9 next to the Jeffrey R. Holland Centennial Commons building at the end of Trailblazer Boulevard. Festivities will […]

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