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Showing posts from Month: November 2017

Dixie State University to host Southern Utah Climate Discussions

The Dixie State University Sustainability Club is teaming up with the institution’s Biology and Physical Science departments to sponsor an educational forum on clean air and climate solutions. Southern Utah Climate Discussions will be held at noon on Dec. 7 in Dixie State’s Gardner Center Living Room and then again at 7 that evening in […]

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DSU chapter of Public Relations Student Society of America to raise funds for animal welfare

Dixie State University’s chapter of the Public Relations Student Society of America is supporting the welfare of animals during this season of giving and invites the community to join them. The chapter is hosting its Santa Paws fundraiser, geared toward students, from 7 to 8 p.m. on Dec. 4 in Dixie State’s Kenneth N. Gardner […]

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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 innovative 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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