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Dixie Forum to host presentation on fake news

Diving into what “fake news” really means, NewsGuard’s vice president of news literacy programs will present at the next installment of Dixie State University’s weekly lecture series Dixie Forum: A Window on the World. Sarah Brandt will present “The Secret Ingredients of Fake News: What We’ve Learned From Writing Nutrition Labels for News” via conference […]

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Dixie State University’s Dixie Serves awarded Credential Badge for Volunteer Management

Dixie State University’s volunteer program, Dixie Serves, recently earned the Utah Nonprofits Association’s Credential Badge for Volunteer Management. “While the badge was awarded to DSU’s Dixie Serves, recognition only happens when people take initiative and complete the hard work,” Associate Provost for Community and Global Engagement Dr. Nancy Hauck said. “Karyn Wright is the person […]

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Sears Dixie Invitational to feature 200 works of art, unveiling of rare statue

Featuring over 200 works of art created by more than 100 artists, Dixie State University’s 33rd Annual Robert N. and Peggy Sears Dixie Invitational Art Show & Sale kicks off with a lineup of events President’s Day weekend. The festivities will commence at 2 p.m. on Feb. 14 with an unveiling ceremony of the rare […]

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Dixie Forum to discuss mystery of Skeleton Lake in the Indian Himalayan Mountains

Dixie State University will host the lecture “Exploring the Mystery of Skeleton Lake Using Ancient DNA” in the next installment of its weekly lecture series, Dixie Forum: A Window on the World. Éadaoin Harney, a doctoral candidate in organismic and evolutionary biology at Harvard University, will present the lecture at noon on Feb. 11 in […]

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Dixie State breaks ground on new student housing complex, Campus View Suites II

Dixie State University officially broke ground on the institution’s latest student housing project, Campus View Suites II, during a celebratory ceremony Jan. 31. Anticipated to house 534 students when it opens in fall 2021, the 140,000-square-foot complex will offer suite-style living. The university is working with contractor Layton Construction and architectural firm Method Studio to […]

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President’s Colleagues of DSU to host presentation on super volcanoes

Sharing his knowledge about super volcanoes, scientist Ron Smith will be the featured speaker at the next installment of the President’s Colleagues of Dixie State University meeting series. Smith, an experienced lecturer and teacher, will present at noon on Feb. 3 in Lecture Hall 156 of Dixie State’s Russell C. Taylor Health Science Center, located […]

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Dixie Forum to host lecture on sage grouse with wildlife specialist

ST. GEORGE, Utah — Dixie State University will host a presentation about the management and conservation of Utah’s sage grouse in the next installment of the institution’s weekly lecture series, Dixie Forum: A Window on the World. Dr. Terry Messmer, professor and extension wildlife specialist in the Department of Wildland Resources at Utah State University, […]

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Dixie State University, Washington County partner to promote Greater Zion

The Washington County Commission voted Tuesday to approve a 20-year, $10 million strategic marketing agreement that will leverage the assets of Dixie State University and the Greater Zion Convention & Tourism Office to benefit area residents, students and visitors. With the agreement, the Greater Zion area will receive more than $2 million in annual marketing […]

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DSU Department of Public Safety ranked third in the nation for campus safety

Dixie State University Department of Public Safety has been ranked third on the 2020 Safe Campus Top 25 list for accomplishments in improving campus safety, as announced by Safe Campus this week. The ranking also positions DSU as a finalist for the Department of the Year Award. “Being selected as a finalist and in the […]

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Repertory Dance Theatre, 3hattrio to perform together at DSU’s Celebrity Concert Series

To usher in the new year, Dixie State University’s Celebrity Concert Series is featuring a combined performance from Repertory Dance Theatre and southwest band 3hattrio. The performance is set to take place at 7:30 p.m. on Jan. 23 in Dixie State University’s M.K. Cox Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $25 each and available online at […]

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