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DSU’s English, Music departments to host a night of storytelling for kids

Integrating award-winning stories like “The Gruffalo” with magic and music, Dixie State University is hosting its inaugural Storytime event for families and children of all ages. The university’s English and Music departments are teaming up to invite children of all ages to an evening of storytelling from 5:30 to 7 p.m. on Feb. 25 in […]

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DSU to host Dr. Lori Clune in annual History Distinguished Lecture

Offering the Southern Utah community an opportunity to participate in national discussions about the historical profession, Dixie State University’s History & Political Science Department and Institute of Politics are teaming up to host the second annual History Distinguished Lecture. This year, the series will feature Dr. Lori Clune, associate professor of history at California State […]

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Dixie Forum to host lecture on geothermal energy

University of Utah Associate Professor of Chemical Engineering Dr. John McLennan will present an overview of geothermal energy at the next installment of Dixie State University’s weekly lecture series Dixie Forum: A Window on the World. McLennan’s presentation, “The Utah FORGE Project: Frontier Observatory for Research in Geothermal Energy,” is set to take place at […]

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Board of Trustees approves DSU to add 2 master’s, 1 bachelor’s degrees

Dixie State University is on track to add new master’s and baccalaureate degrees as well as minor and certificate programs to its academic offerings after the institution’s Board of Trustees unanimously approved the additions on Feb. 1. Contingent on receiving approval from the Northwest Commission of Colleges and Universities, Dixie State University plans to begin […]

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President’s Colleagues to host renowned art professor Del Parson

In its next installment, the President’s Colleagues of Dixie State University meeting series will present DSU art professor and renowned artist Del Parson as the featured speaker.   Parson will present at noon on Feb. 4 in Lecture Hall 156 of Dixie State’s Russell C. Taylor Health Science Center, located on the Dixie Regional Medical Center […]

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DSU Music Department to host concert featuring Carl Nielsen’s works

Dixie State University is participating in a project to share Danish Composer Carl Nielsen’s complete works for violin and piano by hosting a live concert. Featuring University of Utah Professors Hasse Borup on violin and Andrew Staupe on piano, the Dixie State University Music Department’s presentation of Carl Nielsen: Complete Works for Violin and Piano […]

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Dixie Forum to host lecture on Adams, Lange’s ‘Three Mormon Towns’

Brigham Young University associate professor and author Dr. James R. Swensen will present about Ansel Adams and Dorothea Lange’s 1953 photojournalism project, “Three Mormon Towns,” at the next installment of Dixie State University’s weekly lecture series Dixie Forum: A Window on the World. “A Portrait of St. George, Gunlock and Toquerville” is set to take […]

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Hollywood violinist to highlight experiences at next Dixie Forum

Artist Lisa Dondlinger will share how she evolved from an aspiring violinist from Iowa to a Grammy-nominated artist living in Los Angeles at the next installment of Dixie State University’s weekly lecture series Dixie Forum: A Window on the World. Dondlinger’s presentation, “From Iowa to Hollywood with Love,” will start at noon on Jan. 22 […]

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Dixie’s Got Talent Finale to showcase local talent, support scholarships

Culminating a tight competition among a variety of Washington County performers, the Dixie’s Got Talent 2019 Finale, hosted by the Dixie State University Alumni Association, promises to be an entertaining evening of raising funds for DSU scholarships. Featuring 20 acts, the finale of the ninth annual multi-round talent competition is set to begin at 7:30 […]

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Dixie Forum to host presentation on Michelangelo’s sculptures

In its first installment of the Spring 2019 semester, Dixie State University’s weekly lecture series Dixie Forum: A Window on the World will host Arte Divine President David Newren in a presentation about the artistic journey he took to reproduce Michelangelo’s sculptures. Newren will present “Michelangelo: A New Approach to His Genius” at noon on […]

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