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Fire & Ice Gala to raise support for Dixie State student scholarships

In an effort to help hundreds of students, the Dixie State University Foundation will host the 16th annual Fire & Ice Gala on April 17 to raise support for need-based scholarships. The black tie optional evening, which is exclusively presented by Cache Valley Bank, will consist of dinner, a live auction, a silent auction and […]

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DSU named one of the nation’s top education programs for early reading instruction

The National Council on Teacher Quality recently named Dixie State University’s Elementary Education program as one of the top in the country for its strong commitment to evidence-based reading instruction. Dixie State was one of only 15 undergraduate elementary programs in the nation to earn the not-for-profit research and policy organization’s A+ rating for reading […]

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DSU’s Atwood Innovation Plaza welcomes new start-up company with timely product

St. Dixie State University’s Atwood Innovation Plaza continues to inspire entrepreneurship and innovation throughout the region and is pleased to welcome Steribin™ as the newest company to incubate at its facility. Steribin has developed a patent-pending device capable of sanitizing airport security trays within seconds. With rising concerns throughout the travel industry of viruses and […]

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

Sharing about their contributions to cutting-edge cancer genomics research at Stanford University, Dr. Lincoln Nadauld, director of Cancer Genomics at Intermountain Healthcare, and three Dixie State University students will be featured at the next installment of Dixie State University’s weekly lecture series Dixie Forum: A Window on the World. Nadauld and DSU students Jordan Dockstader, […]

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Dixie State University to host presentation on St. George pioneer Erastus Snow

Presenting about Erastus Snow’s role in colonizing St. George, Steven E. Snow will be the featured speaker at the next installment of the President’s Colleagues of Dixie State University meeting series. Steven Snow will present at noon on March 2 in Lecture Hall 156 of Dixie State’s Russell C. Taylor Health Science Center, located on […]

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Wilford Brimley to discuss ‘The Electric Horseman’ at Dixie State film screening

Dixie State University is hosting a screening of “The Electric Horseman” and a Q & A discussion with actor Wilford Brimley to mark the 40th anniversary of the film’s theatrical release. The event is set to take place on March 1 and will begin at 5 p.m. with a wine-and-appetizer reception in the Dolores Doré […]

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Seven new degree programs to be offered at Dixie State University

The academic expansion and overall growth of Dixie State University continues to thrive with the addition of five new bachelor’s degree and two associate degree programs recently approved by the Northwest Commission of Colleges and Universities. Dixie State University’s new degree programs will become available in the Fall 2020 Semester. Bachelor’s degrees will include Information […]

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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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