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Utah Shakespeare Festival Panel to Present at Dixie Forum

Mixon, who is in his fifth season of performing with USF, is portraying Renfield in this year’s production of “Dracula” as well as Launce in “The Two Gentlemen of Verona.” Among performing other roles, he starred as Charlie in “You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown” at the festival. Additionally, he performed in the Broadway tour […]

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DSU Thanks Community for Supporting Homecoming 2015

“Thank you to all those who helped and supported Homecoming,” Dr. Jordon Sharp, director of Student Involvement & Leadership at DSU, said. “Homecoming is a special time at Dixie State University, and we could not do it without all of your support.” Between the seven athletic events and 18 community events hosted by Dixie State […]

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DSU to Break Ground on Student-housing Complex

The ceremony is set to take place at 10 a.m. at the site of the future housing complex on the northeast corner of campus, just west of Nisson Towers. Parking will be available north of the Science Building and can be accessed from 100 South. The event is free and the public is encouraged to […]

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DSU’s Intramural Program Named Among the Top in the Nation

“We’re really organized. We advertise the activities, get students registered, make schedules for the entire season, and hire students to officiate the games,” David Howell, assistant director of intramurals at DSU, said. “Our operation is pretty formal; it’s not just open gym time. Events start at 6 p.m. and run until midnight, Monday through Thursday, […]

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Dixie Forum to Kick Off Fall Semester with Lecture on Law and War

Shadman Bashir, a visiting professor of law and international relations at Dixie State University, will present at the first forum of the 2015-16 academic year. He teaches classes in the Political Science and Criminal Justice departments and Business School and serves as an adviser at the BYU Law School’s International Center for Law and Religion […]

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Success Academy Ranked No.1 in the Nation

its list by helping students graduate with both Associate of Science degrees from institutions such as Dixie State University and high school diplomas at the end of their senior years, thanks to concurrent enrollment. In the listing, the charter school received a 100 percent rating for college readiness. According to Newsweek, 44.9 percent of the […]

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DSU Student-housing Complex Officially Underway

“Saying we’re excited is an extreme understatement,” Dr. Richard B. Williams, president of Dixie State University, told the standing-room only crowd at the groundbreaking ceremony. “Squealing and shrieking doesn’t even begin to describe students’ reaction to this project when I talk to them about it.” Williams went on to say his excitement for the new […]

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DSU Names Builder of Student Housing Complex

Providing opportunities for social connections and academic engagement, the complex will include a large full kitchen, computer area and laundry room on each floor. Additionally, the facility will feature a multipurpose room, three activity/lounge areas, an exercise room and a conference room. When they’re ready for study breaks, students will be able to enjoy St. […]

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DSU Honors Annie Atkin Tanner with Plaque Dedication

The plaque aptly hangs in the Frank & Alice Holland Center for English Studies, the center of the English Department, where students study, give presentations and work on group projects. Students majoring in English at Dixie State develop writing skills that are useful in numerous professions and broaden their understanding of the complex relationship between […]

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DSU’s TRiO Student Support Services Receives $1.5M Grant

Thursday, July 23rd, 2015 The Dixie State University TRiO Student Support Services program recently received a $1.5 million federal grant that will make it possible for the program to continue serving students for the next five years. The program, which has been on the Dixie State campus since the early 1980s, offers assistance to students […]

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