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President’s Colleagues meeting to host presentation on productivity

September 21, 2017

To open the series of President’s Colleagues of Dixie State University meetings for the Fall 2017 semester, Dr. R. Wayne Pace will present on the five features productive people possess as well as four requirements for getting things done. The meeting is set to take place at noon on Oct. 2 in Lecture Hall 156 […]

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President Williams reports significant progress on strategic goals

September 20, 2017

Sharing the progress being made on Dixie State University’s strategic plan, Dixie 2020: Status to Stature, DSU President Richard “Biff” Williams presented the annual State of the University Address on Wednesday morning. “Three years ago, we created our strategic plan with you,” Williams told the audience. “We had six very distinctive goals and we came […]

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Sears Art Museum Gallery to host exhibits on mapping expression, connecting paths

September 19, 2017

Featuring the work of selected Utah artists, the Dixie State University Sears Art Museum Gallery is displaying the exhibits “Mapping: The Poetics of Utah Expression” and “Connecting Paths: A Cross-Country Journey of People and Places” through the end of the fall semester. Both exhibits will open with an artist reception from 7 to 8:30 p.m. […]

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Dixie Forum to discuss Zion National Park’s transportation system

September 18, 2017

Discussing the history, impact and future of Zion National Park’s transportation system, Reuben Wadsworth, an adjunct history instructor at Dixie State University, will present at the next installment of the university’s weekly lecture series Dixie Forum: A Window on the World. Wadsworth’s lecture, “Shuttle to Serenity,” is set to take place from noon to 12:50 […]

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College of Humanities and Social Sciences to host film screening, discussion on opioid use

September 15, 2017

To raise awareness of the heroin and opioid epidemic plaguing the nation, Dixie State University is partnering with the U.S. Attorney’s Office to screen “Chasing the Dragon,” a documentary that tells the life story of an opiate addict. A panel discussion with law enforcement and treatment providers will immediately follow the screening. The event, hosted […]

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Beneath the Surface to feature photography lecture, art exhibit

September 14, 2017

Dixie State University is highlighting the expertise and work of DSU Assistant Professor of Art Alex Chamberlain in Beneath the Surface, an event featuring a lecture on nighttime photography as well as an art exhibit and auction. Sponsored by Dixie State’s Community Education program in partnership with Sarah Young’s Come for the Sun, Stay for […]

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President Williams to deliver State of the University Address

September 13, 2017

Sharing the progress Dixie State University is making on its strategic plan, President Richard B. Williams will present his annual State of the University Address to detail the university’s recent successes and outline the vision for the upcoming year. The address, which is open to the community, is set to take place at 11 a.m. […]

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Dixie Forum to present lecture on brain development

September 11, 2017

Dixie State University’s weekly lecture series Dixie Forum: A Window on the World will host a DSU professor as she sheds light on how young children’s experiences impact brain development. Dr. Cari Buckner, department chair of Dixie State’s Family Studies and Human Development Department, will present “Brain Development in Young Children” from noon to 12:50 […]

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Sears Art Museum Gallery to screen ‘Artists: At Work in Their Studios’

September 7, 2017

Depicting how artists’ creative processes unfold in their own workspaces, the film “Artists: At Work in Their Studios” will continuously play as part of the Dixie State University Sears Art Museum Gallery’s next exhibit. The film will be screened on a loop from Sept. 14 through Nov. 4 in the Dolores Doré Eccles Fine Arts […]

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Dixie Forum to host Utah Shakespeare Festival panel

September 6, 2017

Dixie State University’s weekly Dixie Forum: A Window on the World series will continue its fall lineup with a presentation about the Utah Shakespeare Festival. A panel of actors and artists from the festival’s summer and fall seasons will present from noon to 12:50 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 12, at the Dunford Auditorium in the […]

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