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DSU to host 39th-annual Winter Ceramic Exhibit and Sale

December 1, 2014

Now in its 39th year, this annual Dixie State holiday tradition features the works of several art program students who use the sale to help pay for their college education. Hundreds of hand-made ceramic and pottery pieces, including a variety of artistic and functional stoneware, will be on sale at reasonable prices, with 20% of […]

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Washington County Republican Women Donate to DSU

December 1, 2014

which benefits and honors veterans and spouses of the servicemen and women of the Utah National Guard’s 222nd Field Artillery Unit. WCRW president LaRene Cox, along with secretary Judy Houston, treasurer LaStar Richens and “Embracing Our Heroes” chair Wilma Courtney and other representatives presented a check to DSU President Dr. Richard B. Williams and Vice […]

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U.S. and Asian Relations at next President’s Colleagues Meeting

December 1, 2014

Monday, December 29th, 2014 Dixie State University will host its fourth President’s Colleagues of DSU meeting of the 2014-15 academic year on Monday, January 5, 2015, featuring a presentation on the current state of relations between the United States, Asia and China, by colleague Dr. Robert Delahunty. The meeting will begin at 12 noon, in […]

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DSU professor releases book on Meat Puppets’ lyrics

November 7, 2014

Thursday, November 6th, 2014 Combining his love for rock ‘n’ roll with his academic training of studying human society, Dixie State University Professor of Sociology Matthew Smith-Lahrman is releasing a book this month that explores the lyrics of the band Meat Puppets. Set to be released Nov. 16, “The Meat Puppets and the Lyrics of […]

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DSU Athletics Seeks National Anthem Performers

November 7, 2014

Thursday, November 6th, 2014 Dixie State University Athletics is seeking performers to sing the national anthem at several upcoming home athletic contests. DSU is interested in utilizing the local talents of individuals and groups of all ages to perform the national anthem at men’s and women’s basketball, baseball and women’s softball games. For more information […]

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Painter J. Kirk Richards to Present at Dixie Forum

November 7, 2014

An award-winning painter, Richards is known for taking unique approaches to exploring traditional Judeo-Christian themes. His contemporary spiritual artwork is influenced by his love of all things textural, poetic and mysterious. Additionally, his palette, which often consists of subdued browns and rusts, was influenced by his experience of living in Rome for two years. Richards […]

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The Focus of DSU’s Business and Ethics Forum

November 7, 2014

Thursday, November 13th, 2014 Dixie State University’s Udvar-Hazy School of Business will continues its bi-monthly Business and Ethics Forum series for the 2014-15 academic year next Thursday, November 20, at 12 noon, featuring a presentation on avoiding the pitfalls of running a business by Paul McMullin, national sales manager of Conduit Repair Systems, Inc. The […]

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DSU Finance Students Claim Top Honors at State Competition

November 7, 2014

The first-year competition, hosted by the U of U’s Finance Department, featured a “finance case” event, during which students Scott Donnell (Sr., Riverton, Utah), Dillon Schmutz (Sr., St. George), Brady Pierce (Sr., Payson, Utah) and Robert Horn (Sr., St. George) bested all comers to claim first place. For their efforts, each student received a $150 […]

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DSU to Team Up with United Way Dixie for Service Project

November 7, 2014

With the holiday season soon to be upon us, and in celebration of the 2014 Day of Caring, Dixie State University students, faculty, and staff are teaming up with United Way Dixie and the SwitchPoint Community Resource Center for a special food-packing event on Monday, December 1. The event will take place from 4-7 p.m., […]

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Discussion Centered Around “A New Cold War”

November 7, 2014

Tuesday, November 25th, 2014 Dixie State University will host its third President’s Colleagues of DSU meeting of the 2014-15 academic year on Monday, December 1, featuring a presentation entitled “Russia, Ukraine and the West: A New Cold War?,” by colleague Dr. Slava Lubomudrov. The meeting will begin at 12 noon, in Room 156 of the […]

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