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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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Director of Sponsored Programs Sylvia
Bradshaw receives inaugural national award

Dixie State University’s director of sponsored programs recently received national recognition when the National Council of University Research Administrators selected her as one of the first-ever recipients of its Education Scholarship award. Sylvia Bradshaw was honored as one of only two scholarship recipients in front of more than 2,000 research administrators and federal officials from […]

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Dixie State University to host 9th Annual Business of Art conference

Dixie State University’s Sears Art Gallery will host the Ninth Annual Business of Art conference to teach visual artists how to effectively market themselves and thrive in the world of art. Business of Art will kick off with a reception at 6:30 p.m. on Nov. 16 in the museum, located in the Eccles Fine Arts […]

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DSU professor to offer tips for avoiding burnout at the next Dixie Forum

The next installment of Dixie State University’s weekly lecture series Dixie Forum: A Window on the World will feature Dixie State Associate Professor of Communication Dr. Jared DuPree as he shares best practices for preventing burnout. DuPree will present “Avoiding Burn-Out: Practice-Based Evidence from the Trenches” at noon on Nov. 6 in the Dunford Auditorium […]

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President’s Colleagues to discuss Dixie State University’s history and growth

The next installment of the President’s Colleagues of Dixie State University meeting series will feature Dr. Richard Whitehead, former executive director of institutional advancement, speaking on working alongside five institutional presidents and being part of the university’s growth. Whitehead will present “When You Come to a Crossroads, Take It!” at noon on Nov. 5 in […]

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Dixie State University’s Visiting Writers
Series to host author Natasha Sajé

As part of the Visiting Writers Series, hosted by Dixie State University’s English Department, award-winning poet and creative nonfiction writer Natasha Sajé will present a creative writing craft talk and poetry reading. Sharing about her experiences as a writer, Sajé will present her craft talk at 1 p.m. on Nov. 2 in Room 476 of […]

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