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Dixie Forum to host presentation on fake news

Diving into what “fake news” really means, NewsGuard’s vice president of news literacy programs will present at the next installment of Dixie State University’s weekly lecture series Dixie Forum: A Window on the World. Sarah Brandt will present “The Secret Ingredients of Fake News: What We’ve Learned From Writing Nutrition Labels for News” via conference […]

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Dixie Forum to discuss mystery of Skeleton Lake in the Indian Himalayan Mountains

Dixie State University will host the lecture “Exploring the Mystery of Skeleton Lake Using Ancient DNA” in the next installment of its weekly lecture series, Dixie Forum: A Window on the World. Éadaoin Harney, a doctoral candidate in organismic and evolutionary biology at Harvard University, will present the lecture at noon on Feb. 11 in […]

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Dixie State breaks ground on new student housing complex, Campus View Suites II

Dixie State University officially broke ground on the institution’s latest student housing project, Campus View Suites II, during a celebratory ceremony Jan. 31. Anticipated to house 534 students when it opens in fall 2021, the 140,000-square-foot complex will offer suite-style living. The university is working with contractor Layton Construction and architectural firm Method Studio to […]

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President’s Colleagues of DSU to host presentation on super volcanoes

Sharing his knowledge about super volcanoes, scientist Ron Smith will be the featured speaker at the next installment of the President’s Colleagues of Dixie State University meeting series. Smith, an experienced lecturer and teacher, will present at noon on Feb. 3 in Lecture Hall 156 of Dixie State’s Russell C. Taylor Health Science Center, located […]

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Dixie Forum to host lecture on sage grouse with wildlife specialist

ST. GEORGE, Utah — Dixie State University will host a presentation about the management and conservation of Utah’s sage grouse in the next installment of the institution’s weekly lecture series, Dixie Forum: A Window on the World. Dr. Terry Messmer, professor and extension wildlife specialist in the Department of Wildland Resources at Utah State University, […]

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Repertory Dance Theatre to present forum as part of 3-day residency at Dixie State

Offering a historical presentation and narrated dance performance, Utah’s Repertory Dance Theatre will present at Dixie State University’s weekly lecture series Dixie Forum: A Window on the World. In their Dixie Forum presentation, Repertory Dance Theatre’s eight professional dancers will offer a cultural overview of modern dance in the 20th century and its function in […]

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Dixie State University shows highest enrollment increase percentage in Utah

ST. GEORGE, Utah — Dixie State University has the highest enrollment percentage increase among Utah’s public colleges and universities according to official enrollment numbers released by the Utah System of Higher Education today. Dixie State’s Fall 2019 student population, comprised of 11,193 individuals, increased by 12.49 percent from last year as indicated by USHE’s Fall […]

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Dixie State University earns International Tutor Training Program Certification

The College Reading & Learning Association recently awarded Dixie State University’s Academic Performance and Writing centers with the International Tutor Training Program Certification.   With this certification, DSU’s Academic Performance and Writing centers are qualified to train and certify tutors in the basics of offering academic assistance. The certification provides recognition and positive reinforcement for […]

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DSU’s Master of Athletic Training program accepting students through Aug. 1

Dixie State University’s new Master of Athletic Training program is now registering students for the Fall 2019 semester. Preparing students to provide comprehensive patient care as athletic training professionals, the master’s degree will provide hands-on learning experiences using a skills-based approach in both the classroom and in a clinical setting. Students will learn how to […]

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Dixie State University Community Education to host community seminar on negotiating

Teaching basic negotiation principles, Dixie State University Community Education is offering the two-day, interactive workshop Negotiating for Better Outcomes. Taught by Randall L. Englund, the workshop is set to take place on June 15 and 22 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day in Dixie State’s North Plaza, Room 138. Registration for the course, […]

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