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Love Communications shares findings from name recommendation focus groups with DSU

After facilitating 47 focus group discussions with more than 300 key stakeholders, Love Communications has shared the resulting findings with the Dixie State University Name Recommendation Committee. Love, the communication firm the University is partnering with for the recommendation process, asked focus group participants a series of open-ended questions. Prompts were based on the results of […]

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Dixie State University’s name recommendation survey open to community

Offering the community an opportunity to provide input on the Dixie State University name exploration process, the Name Recommendation Committee is launching an open survey. Created and managed by Love Communications, the Salt Lake City-based communication firm the University is partnering with for the name exploration process, the survey will be available April 1-13. The […]

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Dixie State University Board of Trustees begins name recommendation process

Following directives from the Utah State Legislature, Dixie State University’s Board of Trustees Executive Committee is beginning the name exploration process by forming a committee charged with recommending a name for the institution in consultation with the Utah Board of Higher Education. The Name Recommendation Committee will review options for the institution’s name, provide opportunities […]

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Dixie State University to present a walking gallery of dance, a unique concert experience

Reimagining how to safely present dance during a pandemic, Dixie State University’s Dance Program is offering Dance in Concert: On Location, a walking gallery of dance performances, for its annual faculty dance concert. Featuring four separate free performances, Dance in Concert: On Location is set to take place at 6 and 7:30 each evening on […]

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Juanita Brooks Lecture Series to host Pulitzer Prizer winner Dr. Laurel Thatcher Ulrich

Dixie State University Library’s 38th annual Juanita Brooks Lecture Series will host Dr. Laurel Thatcher Ulrich, who is most recognized for coining the popular phrase, “Well-behaved women rarely make history.” Dr. Ulrich will explore the Southern Utah murder of Olivia Coombs, whose admitted killer, George Wood, was granted a full pardon three years after he […]

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Dixie State University to host a forum on metal 3D printing

Discussing the opportunities and implications of additive manufacturing, also known as 3D printing, engineer Rob Smith will be the featured speaker at the next installment of Dixie State University’s weekly lecture series, Dixie Forum: A Window on the World. Smith will present “What Can We Really Expect from Metal 3D Printing?” at noon on Tuesday, […]

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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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