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Showing posts from Month: October 2017

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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Multicultural & Inclusion Center to host Inclusive Excellence Week

In an effort to educate and train the campus and community on inclusivity, Dixie State University’s Multicultural & Inclusion Center is celebrating Inclusive Excellence Week with a variety of events and activities. “We host Inclusive Excellence Week because our campus is increasing in diversity. One of President Richard Williams’ strategic goals in the university’s strategic […]

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DSU, St. George Art Museum to celebrate Halloween through art

The Dixie State University Art Department, Booth Honors Program and Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences Department are collaborating with the St. George Art Museum to bring two Halloween art exhibits to southern Utah this fall. DSU’s second annual Scary Fun Halloween Art Show, which is on display in Dixie State’s North Plaza Gallery, will feature a […]

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Dixie State University breaks ground on Human Performance Center

Dixie State University hosted a groundbreaking ceremony Wednesday afternoon to celebrate the addition of the institution’s Human Performance Center. The ceremony, which drew a crowd of nearly 350 members of the Dixie State and Washington County communities, commenced the construction process for the state-of-the-art fitness and allied health facility. DSU is working with Layton Construction, […]

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President’s Colleagues to host presentation on math’s impact

For the President’s Colleagues of Dixie State University meeting in November, Dr. Donald R. Snow will present on “The Unrecognized Effects of Mathematics in our Lives.” The meeting is scheduled at noon on Nov. 6 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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Dixie Forum to discuss Martin Luther on 500th anniversary of the Reformation

Dixie State University’s weekly lecture series Dixie Forum: A Window on the World will host a discussion on priest and scholar Martin Luther. Craig Harline, a professor of early modern history at Brigham Young University, will give his lecture from noon to 12:50 p.m. on Oct. 31 in the Dunford Auditorium of the Browning Resource […]

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Dixie State University Music Department to hold DOVE Center benefit concert series

Dixie State University will host an all-star group of jazz musicians to fund raise for local survivors of abuse. The DOVE Center Jazz Series will be lead by Dr. Glenn Webb, DSU’s Music Department Chair, on Monday, Oct. 30, at 7:30 p.m. Musicians known as SG Jazz Collective will perform jazz standards, original jazz compositions, […]

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Dixie Forum to host lecture on Utah public lands

Dixie State University’s weekly lecture series Dixie Forum: A Window on the World will continue its fall lineup with a discussion on the constitutional basis for the transfer of public lands. Bill Howell, retired executive director of the Southeastern Utah Association of Local Governments, will present at noon on Oct. 24 in the Dunford Auditorium, […]

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DSU shows highest enrollment increase percentage in Utah for two years running

The Utah System of Higher Education (USHE) recently reported Dixie State as having the highest enrollment percentage increase among Utah’s public colleges and universities for its second consecutive year, making it the largest university in southern Utah. DSU broke its total headcount record this fall with 9,673 students and welcomed its largest-ever freshman class. USHE’s […]

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