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Dixie Forum to end semester with presentation on spider silk research

In the last edition of Dixie State University’s weekly lecture series Dixie Forum: A Window on the World for the Fall 2017 semester, a Utah State University USTAR professor of biology will present on other uses for spider silk proteins. Dr. Randolph Lewis will present “Spider Silk: Not Just Fibers Anymore” at noon on Dec. […]

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English Department to host poetry reading by award-winning writer

As part of its Visiting Writers Program, Dixie State University’s English Department is hosting a poetry reading featuring nationally recognized, award-winning poet Kimberly Johnson. Johnson, a professor of English at Brigham Young University, will read from her three collections of poetry at 7 p.m. on Nov. 30 in room 477 of Dixie State’s Jeffrey R. […]

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President’s Colleagues to host economics lecture

The President’s Colleagues of Dixie State University will host Dr. Larry Wimmer in a presentation on the science of economics. Wimmer will present “The Dismal Science Revisited: What Economists ‘Think’ They Know and are Sure They Don’t Know” at noon on Dec. 4 in the Zion Room on the fifth floor of Dixie State’s Holland […]

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Dixie Forum to host presentation on Washington County’s geological hazards

Dixie State University’s weekly lecture series Dixie Forum: A Window on the World will host a presentation on natural hazards that impact the St. George area. Dr. Rick Miller will present “Death and Destruction: Geological hazards in Washington County, Utah” at noon on Nov. 28 in the Dunford Auditorium, located in the Browning Resource Center […]

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Digital Forensics program recognized as a National Center of Academic Excellence

Dixie State University’s Digital Forensics program recently received recognition as a National Center of Digital Forensics and Academic Excellence from the Department of Defense Cyber Crime Center. Dixie State’s Digital Forensics Crime Lab has been a leader in cutting-edge technologies and processes within the digital forensics field and now meets the Defense Cyber Crime Center’s […]

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Dixie State to host Business of Art seminar

The Dixie State University Art Department and Sears Art Gallery invite artists of the community to attend Business of Art, a seminar that teaches how to transform talent and creativity into a thriving art business. Business of Art will kick off with a reception at 6:30 p.m. on Nov. 17 and hold sessions from 8 […]

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Dixie Forum to host lecture on genome editing technology

Discussing genome editing, Distinguished Professor of Biochemistry at The University of Utah, Dana Carroll, will present “The CRISPR Revolution: Technology and Applications” at this week’s installment of Dixie State University’s weekly lecture series Dixie Forum: A Window on the World. Carroll will lecture from noon to 12:50 p.m. on Nov. 14 in the Dunford Auditorium […]

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Institute of Politics & Public Affairs to host discussion on War in Afghanistan

Dixie State University visiting professor of history and political science, Shadman Bashir, will provide an in-depth look at the War in Afghanistan, courtesy of the DSU Institute of Politics and Public Affairs. Bashir will present “Afghanistan: The Never-Ending War” at 5:30 p.m. on Nov. 9 in the Dolores Doré Eccles Fine Arts Center Concert Hall on […]

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Veterans Success Center to host Veterans Day service, open house

The Dixie State University Veteran Success Center will hold a Veterans Day service and open house on Nov. 10. The service will honor veterans in the Dixie State University and St. George communities. Set to take place at 9 a.m. on Nov. 10, the service will be held in front of the Veterans Memorial on […]

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Dixie Forum to host presentation on robotic mission to Saturn

Dixie State University’s weekly lecture series Dixie Forum: A Window on the World will host a presentation on Saturn’s rings from a senior scientist at the Planetary Science Institute. Dr. Candice Hansen-Koharcheck will present “The Exploration of Saturn, its Rings and its Moons with the Cassini Mission” at noon on Nov. 7 in the Dunford […]

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