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Dixie State University increases emphasis on undergraduate research

With an understanding of the positive impact undergraduate research has on its students, Dixie State University is increasing efforts to encourage undergraduate research through the Undergraduate Research (UR) Office, now in its second year. The UR Office acts as a resource for students as well as faculty. Engaging in research opens a variety of doors […]

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Dixie State University offers new programs in business, communication and humanities

Having recently received approval from the State Board of Regents, Dixie State University will offer additional minors and emphases in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHASS) and the College of Business and Communication beginning next semester. “We are expanding quickly to provide more programs like these for our students,” President Richard “Biff” Williams […]

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Dixie State University creates Max Rose Memorial Scholarship for science students

Dixie State University is honoring Dr. Max H. Rose’s legacy of education in southern Utah with a scholarship fund established in his name. Just as Rose, who passed away in June, worked to lift students, the Max Rose Memorial Scholarship will help science students accomplish their educational dreams by relieving some of the financial pressure […]

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Dixie State University partners with Center for Legal Studies to offer paralegal certificate

Dixie State University and the Center for Legal Studies are teaming up to present an online Paralegal Certificate Course and other certificate programs. Providing students with affordable, effective and comprehensive legal education, the Center for Legal Studies will offer non-credit bearing continuing education certificates in paralegal, legal secretary, legal investigation and alternative dispute resolution through […]

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Delegation from St. George’s sister city visits Dixie State University campus

While in town for the St. George Marathon, a delegation from St. George’s sister city, Ibigawa, Japan, got a glimpse of healthcare education in America by visiting Dixie State University’s Russell C. Taylor Health Science Center on Thursday afternoon. The 12 individuals representing Ibigawa, including four athletes who will run in the 40th annual St. […]

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Dixie State University’s director of sponsored programs recognized as an American Graduate Champion

The Utah Education Network recently honored Sylvia Bradshaw, director of sponsored programs at Dixie State University, as one of Utah’s American Graduate Champions. The recognition honors individuals who demonstrate a commitment to helping others reach their educational goals. Bradshaw did exactly this when she inspired the Utah Higher Education Staff Association to adopt the BFF […]

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University of Utah, Dixie State University host Physician Assistant Program open house

The University of Utah Physician Assistant Program is hosting a community open house on the Dixie State University campus to offer southern Utah residents more information about the master’s program the two institutions are partnering to offer in St. George. The open house is scheduled to take place from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, […]

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Dixie State University to celebrate Diversity Week with daily events

Dixie State University will celebrate the beauty of diversity and encourage cultural awareness as it observes Diversity Week on Oct. 3 through 7. Daily events hosted by the University’s Multicultural Inclusion Center are set to take place around campus. “With a campus as diverse as ours, Diversity Week gives the majority the opportunity to see […]

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Dixie State University Institute of Politics & Public Affairs, Utah Foundation to host candidate forum

The Dixie State University Institute of Politics & Public Affairs is partnering with the Utah Foundation to host a legislative candidate forum. The forum will feature candidates running for the Utah State Legislature that represent Washington County, and is set to take place from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 4, in the Zion […]

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Google researcher to present on information retrieval at next Dixie Forum

Exploring how today’s information searchers can help envision the library of the future, Dr. Daniel Russell will present his thoughts on the future of libraries, online question asking and information search and retrieval at the next installment in Dixie State University’s weekly lecture series Dixie Forum. Russell will present “The Future of Asking (and Answering) […]

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