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Ribbon-cutting ceremony and open house to celebrate new Campus View Suites at Dixie State University

In celebration of the increased growth and expansion of campus, Dixie State University will host a formal ribbon-cutting ceremony to present the new Campus View Suites. The ceremony will take place on Wednesday, Oct. 19, at noon in the Campus View Suites courtyard, located at 974 East 100 South. An open house will directly follow […]

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Dixie State University celebrates opening of Campus View Suites

Dixie State University signified the completion and opening of Campus View Suites, the first housing complex to be added to campus in 48 years, during a formal ribbon-cutting ceremony Wednesday afternoon. During the ceremony, held in the courtyard of the beautiful four-story building, Dixie State President Richard “Biff” Williams lauded the entire team who worked […]

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Dixie State University to celebrate Freedom Week

As part of its Freedom Week celebration to promote political engagement among students and community members, Dixie State University is hosting U.S. Sen. Orrin Hatch and Congressman Chris Stewart during a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the university’s recently established Institute of Politics and Public Affairs. Set to take place in the middle of Freedom Week on […]

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Dixie State University’s Brandon Lee to perform in solo piano recital

The College of the Arts at Dixie State University is pleased to announce a solo recital by pianist extraordinaire, Brandon Lee, to be held on Wednesday, October 26, at 7:30 p.m. in the Eccles Concert Hall. Tickets are $25 and are available at the DSU Box Office. Patrons may call 435.652.7800 or visit dsutix.com to […]

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Dixie State University presents Grand Circle New Music concert

The Dixie State University Music Department will be presenting a program of contemporary concert music featuring Grand Circle New Music. The concert takes place on Friday, October 21, at 7:30pm, in the Eccles Concert Hall on the DSU campus. It is open to the public and admission is free. Grand Circle New Music is a […]

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Dixie State University reports largest enrollment increase percentage in Utah

Released Wednesday morning, a report from the Utah System of Higher Education (USHE) shows an increase of 4,739 in state-wide enrollment, with Dixie State University having the largest increased percentage of both full-time equivalent students and total headcount from 2015 to 2016. DSU’s number of full-time equivalent students has grown by 7.38 percent since last […]

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Dixie Forum to present lecture on ecological future

Many species of large land animals are currently at risk of extinction. Jeff Yuwill examine ways to protect the biodiversity of North America at the next installment of Dixie State University’s weekly lecture series, “Dixie Forum: A Window on the World.” Yule will present “Cloning, Rewilding, Baseline Decisions, and Ecological Restoration: Navigating North America’s Ecological […]

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Get ready for Homecoming Week 2016: Red, Wild and Free, Oct. 17 – 22

With the return of Dixie State University students this fall, campus is coming alive once again in preparation for Homecoming Week 2016 with a new theme of Red, Wild and Free. “We wanted something that encapsulated the feeling when students come back to Dixie,” explained DSU Student Body President Sarah Ramaker. “It’s hard to mistake […]

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Dixie State University focuses efforts on first-generation students’ success

With Dixie State University’s new Strategic Plan in motion, a new initiative to support and strengthen first-generation students has arisen. The First Generation Initiative is bringing awareness to the high percentage of these students on DSU’s campus and aims to increase their graduation percentage. The national average of first-generation students – which is defined as […]

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Dixie State University alumna to perform on USA International Dance Team

Shaelie Knutson, a Dixie State University alumna who was crowned Miss Dixie State Homecoming Queen in 2013, has made it onto the USA International Dance Team, also known as the USA Charms. The dance team, comprised of ten members including the team’s choreographer/director and mascot, follows the USA NBA draft team on tour and performs […]

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