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President’s Colleagues to discuss the evolving nature of higher education

January 26, 2017

Discussing the importance of changing the way institutions of higher education approach the educational process, Dr. Hugh M. Cannon will present at the next President’s Colleagues of Dixie State University meeting. Cannon, the emeritus Adcraft/Simons-Michelson Professor of Marketing at Wayne State University, will present “Developing the Capacity to Learn: A Business School Perspective” at noon […]

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Dixie Forum to present lecture on lizards of Washington County

January 24, 2017

Dixie State University’s Dixie Forum lecture series offers residents and students a chance to learn about the lizards of Washington County and their influence on research. Geoff Smith, a doctoral candidate at Utah State University, will share his research that investigates how animals decide whether to move energy into their reproductive or immune systems based […]

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Dixie State University, local dentists offer free dental treatment to uninsured children

January 23, 2017

In an effort to make local children smile a little brighter, the Dixie State University Dental Hygiene Program is teaming up with the Henry Schein Dental Supply Company, local dentists and dental hygienists to host the ninth annual Give Kids a Smile dental clinic. The event will provide uninsured children with free preventive and restorative […]

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Dixie State University to offer accounting minor, applied leadership emphasis

January 20, 2017

During the Summer 2017 semester, Dixie State University will begin to offer a new minor in accounting and an emphasis in applied leadership. Already approved by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities, the State Board of Regents granted consent for the new programs Friday afternoon. “The addition of the accounting minor and applied leadership […]

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Dixie State University to host Personal Finance Conference

January 20, 2017

To help individuals meet their financial goals, the Dixie State University Finance and Accounting clubs are presenting the 2nd Annual Personal Finance Conference. The conference is set to take place from 3 to 6 p.m. on Jan. 27 in the Boeing Auditorium (Room 121) of the Udvar-Hazy School of Business on the Dixie State campus. […]

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Dixie State University, Trailblazer Basketball pair up to celebrate teachers

January 13, 2017

Trailblazer Basketball will share the spotlight with local educators next weekend when Dixie State University celebrates area teachers. All kindergarten through 12th-grade teachers and their families will receive free admission to the Trailblazer vs. Azusa Pacific game by showing their teacher IDs. Additionally, the first 100 teachers to enter the men’s game will receive a […]

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Dixie State to host annual Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration, community service project

January 12, 2017

In celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the Dixie State University Office of the President and Multicultural & Inclusion Center welcome the community to DSU’s third annual Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration. This year’s commemoration, themed ‘Infinite Hope & Enduring Light,” will be held on place at noon on Tuesday, January 17, in the […]

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Dixie Forum to present lecture on U.S.-China relations

January 10, 2017

For its first installment of the Spring 2017 semester, Dixie State University’s weekly lecture series Dixie Forum will examine whether the U.S.-China relationship will continue to guide U.S.’s future diplomatic and economic policies. Dr. Andrew J. Andreasen, who served as executive director of the Stanford Center at Peking University in Beijing from 2012 to 2015, […]

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Couple to present on teaching in China at next President’s Colleagues meeting

January 5, 2017

Presenting “Aspects of Life in China and at Guangdong University,” Allen and Loni Hackworth will speak at the next President’s Colleagues of Dixie State University meeting. The lecture is set to take place at noon on Monday, Jan. 9, in the Zion Room on the fifth floor of the Holland Centennial Commons on the Dixie […]

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Dixie State University presents lecture in association with ‘Lindstrom’ art exhibit

January 5, 2017

In association with “Lindstrom,” a retrospective exhibition of Gaell Lindstrom’s photography, paintings, ceramics and drawings, the Dixie State University Sears Art Museum Gallery is offering the lecture “Lindstrom: In Context.” Dr. James Swensen, an associate professor of art history and the history of photography at Brigham Young University, will present the lecture at 7:30 p.m. […]

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