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Dixie State Board of Trustees approves new master’s, bachelor’s degrees

To meet the expanding educational needs of its growing student body, the Dixie State University Board of Trustees unanimously approved the addition of new academic programs, including master’s and baccalaureate degrees. Contingent on receiving approval from the Northwest Commission of Colleges and Universities, Dixie State University plans to begin offering a master’s degree in Marriage […]

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Utah State Legislature funds DSU’s Science, Engineering & Technology building

Acknowledging Dixie State University’s need for more academic buildings to accommodate its growing student body, the Utah State Legislature appropriated $50 million toward a new Science, Engineering & Technology building and $4.4 million to complete the Human Performance Center. “All of us here at Dixie State University are beyond appreciative of the legislators’ support,” Dixie […]

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Dixie Forum to host Jennifer Jordan, the filmmaker behind ‘3,000 Cups of Tea’

Sharing selections and discussing her film about the meteoric rise and fall of “Three Cups of Tea” author Greg Mortenson, Jennifer Jordan will be the featured speaker at the next installment of Dixie State University’s weekly lecture series Dixie Forum: A Window on the World. Jordan, an award-winning author, filmmaker and screenwriter, will present “3,000 […]

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DSU’s 36th annual Juanita Brooks Lecture Series to host address on Dale Morgan

Dixie State University Library’s 36th annual Juanita Brooks Lecture Series will host Richard Saunders as he shares the unfamiliar story of the rapport between Juanita Brooks and her  friend and editor Dale Morgan, who was a Utah native and historian of western America. Saunders’ address on this friendship and its influence on historical research is […]

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Dixie State University to host Early Music Festival with support of national grant

In recognition of Early Music Month, Dixie State University will host its second Early Music Festival in partnership with Early Music America, which selected the university from a multitude of performers and institutions across the country as one of only eight recipients of the organization’s mini-grants. Highlighting music from the 15th to 18th centuries, Dixie […]

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Figurative artist to present on creative processes, inspiration at Dixie Forum

Providing an account of her life as an artist, classically trained figurative artist Jennifer Gennari will be the featured speaker at the next installment of Dixie State University’s weekly lecture series Dixie Forum: A Window on the World. Gennari’s presentation “Spark of Life: A Career as a Professional Fine Artist” is set to take place […]

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Dixie Forum to discuss students’ help with cancer research at Stanford

Sharing about their contributions to the cutting-edge research taking place at Stanford University, Dr. Lincoln Nadauld, director of Cancer Genomics at Intermountain Healthcare, and three Dixie State University students will present at the next installment of Dixie State’s weekly lecture series Dixie Forum: A Window on the World. Nadauld and DSU students Jace Buxton, Austin […]

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President’s Colleagues meeting to look at Snow family’s influence

Sharing about the life of his grandfather Edward Hunter Snow, who founded many early business ventures and water projects in Washington County, Dr. Karl Snow will present at the next installment of the President’s Colleagues of Dixie State University meeting series. The meeting will take place at noon on March 4 in Lecture Hall 156 […]

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Dixie Forum to host lecture on climate change and thermal stress

Discussing the effects of rapid climate change on marine organisms, Dr. Bengt J. Allen will present at the next installment of Dixie State University’s weekly lecture series Dixie Forum: A Window on the World. Allen, an associate professor of biological sciences at California State University, Long Beach, will present “Ecological Consequences of Increasing Thermal Stress […]

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Dixie State University to offer Amazon Web Services Academy program

Digital & Extended Learning at Dixie State University will start participating in the Amazon Web Services Academy program this spring to help students acquire the skills and credentials needed to succeed in the field of cloud technology. Dixie State will offer two certification preparation courses: a 20-hour, three-week AWS Cloud Foundations course and a 40-hour, […]

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