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DSU receives legislative funding to support student growth, regional workforce needs

As the 2018 session came to a close, the Utah State Legislature appropriated more than $4.3 million in new ongoing funding to Dixie State University to accommodate the institution’s record-breaking growth, build new programs to fill southern Utah’s workforce shortages and meet other institutional needs. Receiving a total of $4,341,800 in new ongoing funding, Dixie […]

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Dixie Forum to discuss DSU’s involvement with cancer research at Stanford

During the next installment of Dixie State University’s weekly lecture series Dixie Forum: A Window on the World, Dr. Lincoln Nadauld, director of Cancer Genomics at Intermountain Healthcare, and two DSU students will present about their contributions to cutting-edge research taking place at Stanford University. Nadauld and DSU students Makelle Gardiner and Katherine Monday will […]

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DSU to celebrate Diversity Week with daily events

Offering the community a variety of diversity learning and engagement opportunities, Dixie State University will celebrate Diversity Week from March 19 to 23. “Diversity Week is a time where we all get together as students, faculty, staff and community members to celebrate the many different cultures here on campus,” Joshua Jenks, a member of the […]

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Dixie State University approved to add 2 additional bachelor’s degrees

In alignment with Dixie State University’s strategic goal to broaden and enhance academic programs, the institution’s Board of Trustees unanimously approved the addition of two new baccalaureate programs on Friday. Starting in the Fall 2018 semester, Dixie State will offer a Bachelor of Science in molecular biology-biochemistry and a Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of […]

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DSU Statement on Personnel Policy

In light of the recent terminations of two tenured Dixie State University professors, the University wants the campus and community to understand that such decisions are deeply difficult, meticulously investigated, and carefully weighed. DSU fully understands that our employees are our greatest asset and makes every effort to support, invest in, and advocate for our […]

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Scientists to discuss NASA’s efforts to sustain life on Mars at next Dixie Forum

Two scientists working with NASA to develop a self-sustaining life support system on Mars will present about their work at the next installment of Dixie State University’s weekly lecture series Dixie Forum: A Window on the World. Utah State University professors Dr. Lance Seefeldt and Dr. Bruce Bugbee will present “Life Support on Mars” at […]

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Ballet West to bring ‘Works from Within’ to DSU’s Celebrity Series

Dixie State University’s Celebrity Concert Series is bringing Ballet West to southern Utah for the company’s first performance in St. George in more than 20 years. At its Celebrity Concert Series performance, Ballet West will present the repertory program “Works from Within,” which features four world-premiere works choreographed by company artists. The program is set […]

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President’s Colleagues to host presentation on cycles of a legal career

In the next installment of the President’s Colleagues of Dixie State University meeting series, Allen Jacobi will present “The Cycles of a Legal Career.” The presentation is set to take place at noon on March 5 in Lecture Hall 156 of Dixie State’s Russell C. Taylor Health Sciences Center, located on the Dixie Regional Medical […]

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Dixie Forum to discuss the history of emotion in the American way of life

For its next installment, Dixie State University’s weekly lecture series Dixie Forum: A Window on the World will examine the history of homesickness to offer a new way of understanding past societies and their priorities and values. Dr. Susan J. Matt, the Presidential Distinguished Professor of History at Weber State University, will present “Homesickness, History, […]

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Dixie State Symphony Orchestra to perform Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto with international musician

The Dixie State University M.K. Cox Performing Arts Center will be filled with the beautiful melodies of one of the best-known violin concertos when world-renowned violinist Frédéric Moreau performs with the Dixie State Symphony Orchestra later this month. Moreau, one of the most prolific French artists of this generation, will perform the Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto […]

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