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DSU’s Official Statement on Student Passing

The Dixie State University community deeply mourns the loss of DSU’s Multicultural Inclusion Student Association President Samuela Maluamaka Tupola, who passed away this weekend due to a tragic accident. Our hearts go out to the Tupola family and his other loved ones who are grieving from this tremendous loss. “Sam made his mark on DSU […]

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Juanita Brooks Lecture Series to host Pulitzer Prizer winner Dr. Laurel Thatcher Ulrich

Dixie State University Library’s 38th annual Juanita Brooks Lecture Series will host Dr. Laurel Thatcher Ulrich, who is most recognized for coining the popular phrase, “Well-behaved women rarely make history.” Dr. Ulrich will explore the Southern Utah murder of Olivia Coombs, whose admitted killer, George Wood, was granted a full pardon three years after he […]

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Dixie State to host ‘An Evening with the Maya’

To educate the community and explore six ancient artifacts on loan from American Trinity University, Dan Strobell, a Dixie State University Community Education instructor, will present “An Evening with the Maya.” The event will be held at 6:30 p.m. on March 18 in the Concert Hall in the Dolores Dore´ Eccles Fine Arts Center on the Dixie State campus and […]

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Utah State Legislature funds Dixie State University campus expansion, other priorities

Recognizing Dixie State University’s commitment to student success, the Utah State Legislature allocated $15 million toward a campus expansion project and more than $3.7 million in new university appropriations during the 2021 legislative session. “We are incredibly fortunate to be located in a state that values higher education,” Dixie State University President Richard B. Williams […]

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DSU’s Official Statement on House Bill 278S01

Dixie State University is deeply appreciative to our state legislators and to the numerous individuals who have dedicated countless hours to House Bill 278S01. In particular, we would like to thank Senators Don Ipson and Mike McKell and Representatives Kelly Miles and Brad Last for their leadership in crafting and supporting this legislation. We acknowledge […]

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Dixie State University nationally recognized as bicycle friendly

Dixie State University was one of the 38 institutions nationwide to be recognized as a bicycle-friendly university by The League of American Bicyclists. DSU was named to the honorable mentions list of Bicycle Friendly Universities. This honor is awarded to institutions that create a healthy community in which students can safely get around campus by […]

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Dixie State’s Digital Forensics Crime Lab celebrates 10 years of partnering with police

Dixie State University’s globally recognized Digital Forensics Crime Lab is celebrating its 10th anniversary. Over the last decade, the lab has established itself as a premier digital crime lab, conducting trainings for over 110 law enforcement agencies across the globe. The lab has grown from working on 18 cases in its first year to now […]

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Sears Dixie Invitational Art Show celebrates 34th year at Dixie State University

The annual Sears Dixie Invitational Art Show and Sale, one of the biggest art events in the state of Utah, celebrates its 34th year this month. The Sears Dixie Invitational, which will be on display beginning Feb. 13 at the Sears Art Museum in the Dolores Dore´ Eccles Fine Arts Center on the Dixie State […]

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DSU’s statement on the Utah House of Representatives passing HB 278

Dixie State University is deeply appreciative of the Utah House of Representatives’ support for our students, demonstrated by passing House Bill 278, Name Change Process for Dixie State University. We are dedicated to offering personalized and engaged learning experiences that prepare students for rewarding careers and are grateful to our state representatives for voting to […]

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Live Long. Live Well. to launch six-week wellness challenge

The Live Long. Live Well. – also referred to as LIVE! – program is launching a six-week wellness challenge in which individuals are encouraged to complete specific wellness activities for a chance to earn various prizes. The LIVE! Program and Wellness Challenge is in partnership with the Institute of Continued Learning at Dixie State University […]

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