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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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Dixie State University to break ground on Human Performance Center

Dixie State University will begin construction on its new Human Performance Center with a groundbreaking ceremony and open house that will celebrate the addition of the state-of-the-art allied health facility to campus. The ceremony will take place at noon on Oct. 25 at the Human Performance Center build site, which recently has served as the […]

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Dixie State to celebrate Homecoming week in Paradise City

In celebration of Dixie State University’s 2017 Homecoming week, the iconic “D” on Black Hill will glow red each evening Oct. 22-28 to signify that the festivities are underway in Paradise City. Inspired by the popular Guns N’ Roses hit, the Homecoming theme, Paradise City, invites students, alumni and the community to visit the Dixie […]

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President Williams to deliver State of the University Address

Sharing the progress Dixie State University is making on its strategic plan, President Richard B. Williams will present his annual State of the University Address to detail the university’s recent successes and outline the vision for the upcoming year. The address, which is open to the community, is set to take place at 11 a.m. […]

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Dixie State earns Silver Anvil Award of Excellence for establishing Trailblazer identity

Dixie State University received a Silver Anvil Award of Excellence from the Public Relations Society of America for its entry Blazing a New Brand, establishing the university’s Trailblazer athletic rebrand as one of the best-executed public relations campaigns in the nation this year. Distributed during an awards ceremony on June 8 in New York City, […]

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Dixie State University hosts International Planetary Dunes Workshop

Dixie State University recently hosted the Fifth International Planetary Dunes Workshop: From the Bottom of the Oceans to the Outer Limits of the Solar System, supporting current efforts to explore the further reaches of the solar system. Supported by Lunar and Planetary Institute, NASA Mars Exploration Office, NASA Solar System Workings Program and U.S. Geological […]

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Professor honored by masons as Educator of the Year

Upon completion of the 2016-17 academic year, St. George Masonic Lodge No. 33 presented Dixie State University Associate Professor Travis Seegmiller with the Educator of the Year Award. A fraternity that prides itself in the betterment of mankind and the improvement of men, the Masonic Lodge awarded Seegmiller the honor as part of its efforts […]

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St. George residents honored as Utah Small Business Persons of the Year

Recently recognized by the U.S. Small Business Administration for their contributions to the local economy, Design to Print Owners Stefanie and Joshua Bevans were named the 2017 Utah Small Business Persons of the Year. The Bevans were honored May 1 by the Small Business Administration at the U.S. Capitol as part of the celebration of […]

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Dixie State University students present at national, international conferences

As the 2016-17 academic year winds down, several Dixie State University students shared what they have been working on this year by presenting at national and international conferences. The Dixie State chapter of Sigma Tau Delta, an international English honor society, took part in the society’s international convention in Louisville, Kentucky. There, members from around […]

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Dixie State University, Love Communications nationally recognized for branding efforts

In partnership with Love Communications, the Dixie State University Marketing & Communication office is receiving statewide and national recognition for establishing the Trailblazer identity. For their branding efforts, Dixie State and Love have been named a finalist for the Public Relations Society of America’s Silver Anvil Award and won a Utah Business magazine SAMY award. […]

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