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DSU’s Emergency Medical Services Program receives $20,000 contribution from AT&T

In a ceremony where words like “commitment,” “bravery,” and “gratitude” were used frequently, four students in Dixie State University’s Emergency Medical Services Program—Adam Scott, Mathew Valdez, Kassidy Weller and Weston Viets—were awarded scholarship funds to support their first responder training on Nov. 29. Adam Scott, speaking on behalf of the students, noted, “I decided to […]

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Dixie State University President’s Colleagues to host founders of SkyWest Airlines

In the next installment of the President’s Colleagues of Dixie State University meeting series, DSU Hall of Fame members J. Ralph and Cheri B. Atkin will present on their devotion to community service and SkyWest Airlines. The Atkins will speak on their lifetime of service together at noon on Dec. 3 in Lecture Hall 156 […]

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Dixie Forum to end semester with lecture on satellite communications, radio astronomy

Dixie State University’s final Dixie Forum: A Window on the World lecture of the Fall 2018 semester will feature a presentation on satellite communications and radio astronomy. Walter Josey will present “A 42 Year Career in Satellite Communications and Radio Astronomy Fields” at noon on Dec. 4 in the Dunford Auditorium, located in the Browning […]

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Dixie State University Dance Program presents student dance concert

The Dixie State University Dance Program will hold its third-annual student dance concert, “Fusion,” to showcase DSU students as they perform an array of dance styles and techniques. The concert will be held on Nov. 29 and 30 at 7:30 p.m. in the Eccles Fine Arts Center Mainstage Theatre on the Dixie State campus. The […]

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Dixie State University professor to present on bitcoin technology’s economic impact

Discussing potential economic development spurred by the digital ledgers behind cryptocurrencies, Dixie State University Assistant Professor of Finance Dr. Abu Khan will present at the next installment of the Dixie Forum: A Window on the World lecture series. Khan is set to present “Blockchain Revolution: The Impact of Technology Behind Bitcoin on Economic Development” at […]

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Dixie State University’s Sears Art Museum opening Leo Krikorian exhibit

Representing the beat generation of art that challenged social norms, works by the late American painter and photographer Leo Krikorian will be on display in the Dixie State University Sears Art Museum from Nov. 30 through Jan. 18, 2019. The exhibit will open to the public with a reception from 7 to 8:30 p.m. on […]

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Dixie State to usher in the holidays with Trailblazer Nation Tree Lighting Celebration

Dixie State University is celebrating the most wonderful time of the year by hosting the inaugural Trailblazer Nation Tree Lighting Celebration. “The holidays are filled with traditions, and Dixie State is excited to introduce a new one this year,” Megan Church, DSU events & promotions coordinator, said. “The Trailblazer Nation Tree Lighting Celebration promises to […]

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Community Volunteer Fair to offer opportunities to give back

Volunteer organizations Dixie Serves, United Way Dixie and JustServe are teaming up to host the Community Volunteer Fair to share local needs with the community. The event will be held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Nov. 15 in Dixie State’s North Plaza. More than 40 nonprofit, faith-based, community and government organizations will share their […]

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Dixie Classic raises nearly $200,000 for scholarships in its 29th year

The Dixie Foundation’s annual Dixie Classic golf tournament recently raised $196,900, for Dixie State University student scholarships and other youth-serving programs in southern Utah, offering participants an opportunity to “golf for good.” “The 29th Dixie Classic was a tremendous success,” said Lance Brown, DSU development officer and Dixie Classic committee member. “It was truly humbling […]

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Ceramicist to share ‘A Potter’s Journey’ at the next Dixie Forum

Sharing stories about his work as a potter over the last 50 years, artist John Neely will present at the next installment of Dixie State University’s weekly lecture series Dixie Forum: A Window on the World. Neely, a professor at Utah State University, will present “A Potter’s Journey” at noon on Nov. 13 in the […]

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