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Showing posts from Month: January 2018

Steven F. Udvar-Hazy to speak at Personal Finance Day

Sponsored by the Dixie State University Finance and Accounting clubs, the Third Annual Personal Finance Day will feature Steven F. Udvar-Hazy as the event’s keynote speaker and include discussions on financial literacy. The conference is set to take place from 3 to 6 p.m. on Feb. 7 in the atrium of the Ernö and Etel […]

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Dixie Forum to host presentation on human connection to wilderness

Sharing his insights into the lives of wild animals and the interconnectedness of nature, Brent Harris, a respected African wilderness guide and founder of Primal Pathways, will present at the next installment of Dixie State University’s weekly lecture series, Dixie Forum: A Window on the World. Harris will give the lecture “Signs of Life on […]

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Dixie State University approved to offer first master’s degree, 2 new bachelor’s programs

Dixie State University reached a historic milestone on Friday, when its Board of Trustees unanimously approved the addition of the institution’s first-ever graduate degree program, a Master of Accountancy. Along with the master’s degree, the Trustees approved two new baccalaureate degrees, a Bachelor of Music in performance and Bachelor of Science in mechanical engineering. Increasing […]

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Couple to present on the China Dream at next President’s Colleagues meeting

Dr. Frederick Crook and Dr. Elizabeth Crook will present “The China Dream: What It Means for the United States” at the next installment of the President’s Colleagues of Dixie State University meeting series. The presentation is set to take place at noon on Feb. 5 in Lecture Hall 156 of Dixie State’s Russell C. Taylor […]

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Explore, learn about Utah’s national parks with Dixie State University

Offering members of the community the opportunity to be fully immersed in Utah’s parks while learning about the area’s geology from physical science professors, Dixie State University’s Geology of the National Parks course trip is open for registration through Feb. 1. Led by the Dixie State University Physical Science Department, the trip stops at all […]

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Dixie Forum to host presentation on scientific advancements in agriculture

Dixie State University’s weekly lecture series Dixie Forum: A Window on the World will host a presentation on how genetically modified organisms are created, regulated and help farmers grow more while conserving natural resources. This installment of Dixie Forum will feature two officials from the agricultural company Monsanto, which helps large and small farm operations […]

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Dixie’s Got Talent Finale to showcase local talent, raise funds for DSU scholarships

In the culmination of a tight competition among a variety of Washington County performers, the Dixie’s Got Talent 2018 Finale, hosted by the Dixie State University Alumni Association, promises to be an entertaining evening of raising funds for DSU scholarships. Featuring 20 acts competing for cash prizes, the finale of the eighth annual multi-round talent […]

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Dixie Forum to host Fulbright Scholar’s presentation on yearlong China travels

For its first installment of the Spring 2018 semester, Dixie State University’s weekly lecture series Dixie Forum: A Window on the World will host a Fulbright Scholar as he shares about his yearlong experience of traveling through China. David Sullivan, an English professor at Cabrillo College in California, will open the semester by presenting “The […]

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Dixie State University to commemorate Martin Luther King Jr. Day with lecture series

In commemoration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Dixie State University is honoring the legacy of Dr. King with a set of keynote addresses. Hosted by the Office of DSU’s Chief Diversity Officer, the university’s annual Martin Luther King Jr. celebration will kick off with a presentation by Dr. Ronald Coleman. A retired University of […]

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President’s Colleagues to discuss Navajo weaving

For the first meeting of the Spring 2018 semester, President’s Colleagues of Dixie State University will host John Rich Jr., owner of Jacob Lake Resort, in a presentation on the history of the Navajo tradition of weaving. Rich will present “A Brief History of Navajo Weaving and Some Guidelines for Collecting,” sharing about the difficulties […]

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