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DSU Dental Hygiene Program to Hold Free Sealant Event

November 7, 2015

Monday, November 3rd, 2014 Dixie State University’s Dental Hygiene program will hold a special “Sealant Saturday” community service event this Saturday, November 8, from 9 a.m.-12 noon, at the Dr. Mervyn and Sue Cox Dental Hygiene Clinic. The clinic is on the first floor of the DSU Russell C. Taylor Health Science Center, located on […]

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DSU Received $50K Grant to Improve Area’s College Prep

November 7, 2015

Thursday, November 6th, 2014 Dixie State University was recently awarded a $50,000 “Step Up” grant from the Utah System of Higher Education (USHE) for the purpose of improving college readiness for high school students, particularly students in the Washington County School District (WCSD). In partnership with WCSD, DSU will use the monies in an effort […]

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Dixie Forum to Discuss Treatment of Women Worldwide

September 14, 2015

Following the introduction, Dr. Leonor Ceballos will present on how women in Spain balance maternity with their careers. Even though women’s issues in Spain have drastically improved in the last 40 years, Ceballos said, there are still things that need to be changed. Despite this need, she added, Spain is ahead of the United States […]

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DSU Homecoming Week 2015 set for September 21-26

September 14, 2015

Wednesday, September 16th, 2015 In celebration of Dixie State University’s 2015 Homecoming Week, the iconic D on the Hill will glow red all week and the entire community is encouraged to Rock the Red as well. With the theme Rock the Red, Homecoming week 2015, held Sept. 21 through 26, is the perfect time for […]

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Strategic Plan Kickoff to detail the future of Dixie State University

September 14, 2015

Thursday, September 17th, 2015 After nearly a yearlong process of collecting ideas, setting goals and formulating strategies, Dixie State University is officially launching its strategic plan, Dixie 2020: Status to Stature. To formally kickoff the implementation of Dixie 2020, Dixie State University President Richard B. Williams will present the strategic plan to the community at […]

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DSU Receives Grant to Help Students Recover from Substance Abuse

September 14, 2015

Friday, September 18th, 2015 The Dixie State University Office of Sponsored Programs announces that the university has been awarded a $10,000 grant to assist students in recovery from substance use disorders and other addictive behaviors. The grant was awarded through Transforming Youth Recovery (TYR), a nonprofit organization founded in 2013 in collaboration with DSU Wellness […]

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DSU Psychology Lab Partners with Nonprofit to Facilitate Utah Autism Mandate Summit

September 14, 2015

Monday, September 21st, 2015 A summit geared toward apprising Utahans about a new law that will affect people diagnosed with autism will be broadcast on the Dixie State University campus in an effort to keep more southern Utah families informed. The Autism Mandate Summit is being held in Lehi to teach Utahans about a law […]

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Artist’s Presentation at Dixie Forum to Accompany Opening of New Exhibit

September 14, 2015

The exhibit, which will be on display Monday, Sept. 28, through Nov. 20, will feature Yazzie’s oil paintings in the gallery’s Grand Foyer. The show will also include the exhibit “Shadowing Sharon: Shades of Gray,” which features Sharon Gray’s photographs of her shadow set to music. Also as part of the show, alumnus Matt Conlon’s […]

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Sara Wulfenstein crowned DSU’s 2015 Homecoming queen

September 14, 2015

Wulfenstein, who is from Pahrump, Nev., won a full-tuition scholarship and the opportunity to represent Dixie State at the 2016 Miss Utah Pageant next June and compete for a chance to advance to the 2017 Miss America Pageant. Pageant hopefuls were judged in physical fitness/swimwear, eveningwear and talent along with the customary onstage question and […]

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DSU Kicks Off Dixie 2020: Status to Stature

September 14, 2015

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015 Dixie State University’s strategic plan, Dixie 2020: Status to Stature, is formally in the implementation stage. In a presentation Wednesday, Dixie State President Richard B. Williams shared the strategic goals, desired outcomes, and detailed strategies that Dixie State University students, faculty and staff as well as members of the St. George […]

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