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Dixie State University’s Insight Communications wins Yes Utah campaign award

May 23, 2017

Dixie State University’s Insight Communications, a student-operated public relations, marketing and advertising firm, recently won first place in a contest sponsored by Intermountain Donor Services to promote the Yes Utah campaign. The student agency was awarded $1,000 for the work they did to bring the campaign, which encourages Utahns to register or re-register for organ […]

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Dixie State University approved to add 3 bachelor’s degrees, 3 certificates

May 19, 2017

In alignment with its strategic goal to broaden and enhance academic programs, Dixie State University has been approved by the Utah State Board of Regents to add three baccalaureate degrees and three certificates. Starting as soon as the Fall 2017 semester, Dixie State will offer Bachelor of Fine Arts in Studio Art, Bachelor of Science […]

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Professor honored by masons as Educator of the Year

May 19, 2017

Upon completion of the 2016-17 academic year, St. George Masonic Lodge No. 33 presented Dixie State University Associate Professor Travis Seegmiller with the Educator of the Year Award. A fraternity that prides itself in the betterment of mankind and the improvement of men, the Masonic Lodge awarded Seegmiller the honor as part of its efforts […]

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DSU to host open house at Hurricane Education Center

May 19, 2017

Dixie State University is hosting an open house at its recently remodeled Hurricane Education Center as a way for the community to meet the center’s new director and learn about the expanded lineup of academic programs. The open house is set to take place from 2 to 6 p.m. on May 25 at the Hurricane […]

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St. George residents honored as Utah Small Business Persons of the Year

May 4, 2017

Recently recognized by the U.S. Small Business Administration for their contributions to the local economy, Design to Print Owners Stefanie and Joshua Bevans were named the 2017 Utah Small Business Persons of the Year. The Bevans were honored May 1 by the Small Business Administration at the U.S. Capitol as part of the celebration of […]

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Dixie State University students present at national, international conferences

April 27, 2017

As the 2016-17 academic year winds down, several Dixie State University students shared what they have been working on this year by presenting at national and international conferences. The Dixie State chapter of Sigma Tau Delta, an international English honor society, took part in the society’s international convention in Louisville, Kentucky. There, members from around […]

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Girls Go Digital, CodeChangers to hold tech camps throughout Utah

April 27, 2017

Youth across Utah will have the opportunity to try their hand at everything from photography and programming to web design, robotics and more when Girls Go Digital and CodeChangers offer computer science and technology programs throughout the state this summer. Open to students ages 8 to 18, the day camps will be offered all the […]

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Dixie State University president to present at final Colleagues meeting of semester

April 21, 2017

As the academic year draws to a close, DSU President Richard “Biff” Williams will present his annual Dixie State University Report and Update for the final President’s Colleagues of DSU meeting of the Spring 2017 semester. Williams will present at noon on Monday, May 1, in Lecture Hall 156 of the Taylor Health Science Center, […]

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Dixie State University honors City of St. George, individuals with community engagement awards

April 21, 2017

In collaboration with Utah Campus Compact, Dixie State University granted five Presidential Community Engagement Awards to recipients including the City of St. George in a ceremony Friday morning. The Presidential Community Engagement Awards recognize individual and community partners’ commitment to service-learning, community engagement and campus-community partnerships. Dixie State and Utah Campus Compact, a statewide coalition […]

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Dixie State University Student Association to host Talents for Treatments benefit concert

April 20, 2017

Raising funds for local cancer research, the Dixie State University Student Association is hosting the benefit concert Talents for Treatments. The concert, which will feature various talent acts such as dance, song and theater pieces, is set to take place at 7:30 p.m. on April 29 in the Mainstage Theatre of Dixie State’s Dolores Doré […]

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