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Integrity in Business: Topic of DSU Business and Ethics Forum

Staheli’s presentation, entitled “I’m not Raising Cattle, I am Raising Young Men,” will draw from how his life’s experiences strengthened his integrity, both personally and professionally. Staheli will share some early childhood memories on the family farm and how those experiences continue to govern his thoughts and actions in the business and academic world. Staheli, […]

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Dixie Forum to Close Semester with Energy Efficiency Lecture

Having worked in the water/energy efficiency and renewable energy industries since 1995, Alder currently connects facility owners and operators in the Intermountain West with effective energy efficiency and facility optimization solutions. He helps clients implement effective energy reduction strategies. Dixie Forum is designed to introduce the St. George community and DSU students, faculty and staff […]

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DSU to host 39th-annual Winter Ceramic Exhibit and Sale

Now in its 39th year, this annual Dixie State holiday tradition features the works of several art program students who use the sale to help pay for their college education. Hundreds of hand-made ceramic and pottery pieces, including a variety of artistic and functional stoneware, will be on sale at reasonable prices, with 20% of […]

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Washington County Republican Women Donate to DSU

which benefits and honors veterans and spouses of the servicemen and women of the Utah National Guard’s 222nd Field Artillery Unit. WCRW president LaRene Cox, along with secretary Judy Houston, treasurer LaStar Richens and “Embracing Our Heroes” chair Wilma Courtney and other representatives presented a check to DSU President Dr. Richard B. Williams and Vice […]

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U.S. and Asian Relations at next President’s Colleagues Meeting

Monday, December 29th, 2014 Dixie State University will host its fourth President’s Colleagues of DSU meeting of the 2014-15 academic year on Monday, January 5, 2015, featuring a presentation on the current state of relations between the United States, Asia and China, by colleague Dr. Robert Delahunty. The meeting will begin at 12 noon, in […]

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DSU professor releases book on Meat Puppets’ lyrics

Thursday, November 6th, 2014 Combining his love for rock ‘n’ roll with his academic training of studying human society, Dixie State University Professor of Sociology Matthew Smith-Lahrman is releasing a book this month that explores the lyrics of the band Meat Puppets. Set to be released Nov. 16, “The Meat Puppets and the Lyrics of […]

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DSU Athletics Seeks National Anthem Performers

Thursday, November 6th, 2014 Dixie State University Athletics is seeking performers to sing the national anthem at several upcoming home athletic contests. DSU is interested in utilizing the local talents of individuals and groups of all ages to perform the national anthem at men’s and women’s basketball, baseball and women’s softball games. For more information […]

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Painter J. Kirk Richards to Present at Dixie Forum

An award-winning painter, Richards is known for taking unique approaches to exploring traditional Judeo-Christian themes. His contemporary spiritual artwork is influenced by his love of all things textural, poetic and mysterious. Additionally, his palette, which often consists of subdued browns and rusts, was influenced by his experience of living in Rome for two years. Richards […]

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The Focus of DSU’s Business and Ethics Forum

Thursday, November 13th, 2014 Dixie State University’s Udvar-Hazy School of Business will continues its bi-monthly Business and Ethics Forum series for the 2014-15 academic year next Thursday, November 20, at 12 noon, featuring a presentation on avoiding the pitfalls of running a business by Paul McMullin, national sales manager of Conduit Repair Systems, Inc. The […]

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DSU Finance Students Claim Top Honors at State Competition

The first-year competition, hosted by the U of U’s Finance Department, featured a “finance case” event, during which students Scott Donnell (Sr., Riverton, Utah), Dillon Schmutz (Sr., St. George), Brady Pierce (Sr., Payson, Utah) and Robert Horn (Sr., St. George) bested all comers to claim first place. For their efforts, each student received a $150 […]

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