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Dixie State University President’s Colleagues to discuss the Old Spanish Trail

The first President’s Colleagues of Dixie State University meeting for the 2016-17 academic year will feature guest speaker Professor Steven Heath as he presents “The History of the Old Spanish Trail through Utah and Arizona.” The President’s Colleagues of DSU was established more than 20 years ago by former Dixie State President Dr. Douglas Alder […]

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DSU celebrates re-opening of Smith’s Computer Center

Dixie State University’s Department of Computer and Information Technology celebrated the institution’s bright future with an open house of Smith’s Computer Center. Celebrating the grand re-opening of the center after an extensive renovation, the open house featured innovative demonstrations and opportunities to try out the technology used in the CIT department and university’s community and […]

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Dixie State University making significant progress on strategic goals

Sharing the progress being made on Dixie State University’s strategic plan, DSU President Richard “Biff” Williams presented his State of the University Address Wednesday afternoon. “We are excited about what is happening at Dixie State University,” Williams said during his presentation. “There are a lot of positive things happening as a result of our efforts. […]

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Dixie State University’s English Department to host reading by poet Simeon Berry

Dixie State University will host nationally recognized poet Simeon Berry as he visits campus to participate in a poetry reading and book signing. The reading and signing is set to take place from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Oct. 3 in the Boeing Auditorium (room 121) of the Ernö and Etel Udvar-Hazy School of Business building […]

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Dixie Forum to present lecture on brain research

Discussing how the ability to see, remember and perform is influenced by the ability to pay attention, Dr. David C. Somers will present at the next installment of Dixie State University’s weekly lecture series Dixie Forum. In his presentation “Attention Networks of the Human Brain,” Somers will discuss the capabilities and limitations of human visual […]

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Dixie State University alumnus up for GRAMMY Music Educator Award

Keith Goodrich, a Dixie State University alumnus and music teacher at South Jordan’s Elk Ridge Middle School, has been selected as a quarterfinalist for the Music Educator Award given by The Recording Academy and the GRAMMY Foundation. The award was established to recognize teachers who keep music alive in schools and make a significant contribution […]

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Dixie State University, Washington County School District receive grant for math partnership

For the second year in a row, Dixie State University and the Washington County School District have received a Step Up completion grant from the Utah System of Higher Education to support a cooperative partnership between the institutions. Valued at $37,500, the grant funds a tutoring system in which 15 Dixie State students go to […]

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Dixie State University hosts open house of technology center

Dixie State University’s Department of Computer and Information Technology is celebrating the institution’s bright future with an open house of Smith’s Computer Center. Celebrating the grand re-opening of the center after an extensive renovation, the open house will feature innovative demonstrations and opportunities to try out the technology used in the CIT department and university’s […]

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Dixie Forum presents lectures on women in humanities, climate change

Dixie State University’s Dixie Forum lecture series offers residents two opportunities to widen their worldviews in one week as it hosts two different presentations. To kick off the pair of lectures, Dixie Forum will host the Dixie State Women’s Resource Center as it presents “Women in the Humanities” from noon to 12:50 p.m. on Tuesday, […]

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Utah Debate Commission, DSU Institute of Politics to host Utah AG debate

The Utah Debate Commission and the Dixie State University Institute of Politics & Public Affairs are partnering to host the Utah Attorney General Debate. The debate, which is the first Utah Debate Commission event to ever be held in Washington County, will host incumbent Sean D. Reyes (R) and challenger Jon V. Harper (D). Moderated […]

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