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DSU’s Statement Regarding Recent Changes Affecting International Students in F-1 status

On July 6, 2020, the Student Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) issued a statement regarding international students in F-1 status. According to the new rules, if a university moves to a full online course of study for Fall 2020, then international F-1 students will not be allowed to stay in the country and take online classes. The new […]

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Math professor Vinodh Chellamuthu receives national mentoring award

Dixie State University Assistant Professor of Mathematics Dr. Vinodh Chellamuthu was one of only three people nationwide recently honored with a 2020 Award for Excellence in Mentoring. The Council on Undergraduate Research’s Mathematics and Computer Sciences division recognized Chellamuthu with the Early Career Faculty Mentoring Award for his continued efforts in supporting undergraduate research. The […]

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Dixie State University’s Sears Art Museum presents local, COVID-19 exhibits

Untitled, Raymond Kardas Featuring two distinct exhibits, Dixie State University’s Sears Art Museum is showcasing “From the Permanent Collection: Kardas” and “COVID-19 Pops-Up in Art” this summer. The exhibits are available for viewing in the Eccles Fine Arts Center Grand Foyer on the Dixie State campus through Aug. 28 on Mondays through Fridays from 9 […]

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Utah higher education leaders unite to benefit healthcare workers

All of Utah’s institutions of higher education are coming together to support ProjectProtect, a grass-roots initiative that has a goal to produce 5 million medical-grade masks to address the national shortage of personal protective equipment. The collaborative effort between University of Utah Health, Intermountain Healthcare, Latter-day Saint Charities, several Utah nonprofits, and tens of thousands […]

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Dixie State University professor named dental hygiene Educator of the Year

Selected from faculty members representing the entire nation, Dixie State University Associate Professor of Dental Hygiene Brenda Armstrong was honored as the American Dental Hygienists’ Association Educator of the Year. Annually sponsored by the association and Crest/Oral B, the award recognizes a dental hygiene faculty member who provides students with high-quality education. The awardee is […]

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Dixie State University to offer Guest Service Gold certification program in midst of COVID-19

To help Washington County hospitality businesses in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, Dixie State University’s Greater Zion Hospitality program is offering virtual and subsidized access to the American Hotel and Lodging Association Education Institute’s Guest Service Gold certification program. “Quality service is the foundation for building a strong and peaceful community. That value extends […]

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Dixie State University’s annual research symposium available online now

Dixie State University’s fourth annual Regional Symposium for Research, Innovation, and Creativity transitioned to an online format in light of the COVID-19 pandemic this year, making student research currently available for the community’s perusal. Students participate in Dixie State University’s 2018 Regional Symposium for Research, Innovation, and Creativity. This year’s event is available online. Organized […]

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Dixie State Senior Noelle West represents Utah at competitive Posters on the Hill

Representing Dixie State University and the state of Utah, Senior Noelle West was one of 60 students in the nation selected to present at the Council on Undergraduate Research’s 24th annual Posters on the Hill event. The competitive poster session, to which more than 360 students applied this year, offers undergraduate students the opportunity to […]

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Dixie State University names Colby Jenkins as new director at Atwood Innovation Plaza

Charged with leading Dixie State University’s efforts to help the Southern Utah community innovate, create and launch their own ideas, Colby Jenkins has been selected as the new Zions Bank Business Resource Center director and entrepreneur in residence at Dixie State’s Atwood Innovation Plaza.   “Colby brings a wealth of leadership experience, having worked where […]

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Dixie State University offers New Information Technology Certificate program

To extend learning opportunities to individuals looking to earn a credential during COVID-19 social distancing measures, Dixie State University’s Extended Learning Initiative is offering a new Information Technology Certificate program. Starting May 11, anyone enrolled can increase job skills through this flexible learning experience at non-traditional times and in remote locations. Due to COVID-19, all […]

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