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Dixie Forum to discuss Zion National Park’s transportation system

Discussing the history, impact and future of Zion National Park’s transportation system, Reuben Wadsworth, an adjunct history instructor at Dixie State University, will present at the next installment of the university’s weekly lecture series Dixie Forum: A Window on the World. Wadsworth’s lecture, “Shuttle to Serenity,” is set to take place from noon to 12:50 […]

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College of Humanities and Social Sciences to host film screening, discussion on opioid use

To raise awareness of the heroin and opioid epidemic plaguing the nation, Dixie State University is partnering with the U.S. Attorney’s Office to screen “Chasing the Dragon,” a documentary that tells the life story of an opiate addict. A panel discussion with law enforcement and treatment providers will immediately follow the screening. The event, hosted […]

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Dixie Forum to present lecture on brain development

Dixie State University’s weekly lecture series Dixie Forum: A Window on the World will host a DSU professor as she sheds light on how young children’s experiences impact brain development. Dr. Cari Buckner, department chair of Dixie State’s Family Studies and Human Development Department, will present “Brain Development in Young Children” from noon to 12:50 […]

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Dixie Forum to host Utah Shakespeare Festival panel

Dixie State University’s weekly Dixie Forum: A Window on the World series will continue its fall lineup with a presentation about the Utah Shakespeare Festival. A panel of actors and artists from the festival’s summer and fall seasons will present from noon to 12:50 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 12, at the Dunford Auditorium in the […]

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Dixie Forum to host lecture on citizens’ role in American politics

Addressing how the hope for America’s future is grounded in the goodwill of its citizens, Boyd Matheson, president of Sutherland Institute, will present “Politics Has Failed; America Will Not” at the next installment of Dixie State University’s weekly lecture series Dixie Forum: A Window on the World. Matheson’s lecture is set to take place from […]

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Dixie Forum opens semester by hosting NYC marketing executive

For its first installment of the Fall 2017 semester, Dixie State University’s weekly lecture series Dixie Forum will host a VaynerMedia marketing executive as he shares industry insights. Steve Babcock, chief creative officer at VaynerMedia in New York City, will open the semester by presenting “The Rise of Original Content and How Brands Must Adapt.” […]

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Dixie State University presents singer-songwriter Bernice Lewis in Dixie Forum

Photo courtesy of Liz Linder Dixie State University invites students and community members to Dixie Forum, a weekly lecture series, to hear from singer-songwriter Bernice Lewis. Lewis’ presentation, titled, “The Anatomy & Physiology of a Song,” will be held in the Dunford Auditorium on DSU campus on April 4, from noon to 12:50 p.m., and […]

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Dixie Forum welcomes philosophy instructor, whisky entrepreneur

Dixie State University invites students and community to Dixie Forum, a weekly lecture series, to hear from Jason Johnstone-Yellin, instructor of philosophy and co-founder of the Jewish Single Malt Whisky Society and Single Cask Nation. Johnstone-Yellin’s presentation, titled, “Philosophy in the Age of Science and Capitalism,” will share insights from Johnstone-Yellin’s experience as a philosopher, […]

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NBA Legend Lionel Hollins to speak at the Baccalaureate Commencement Ceremony

Former NBA player and coach Lionel Hollins will return to his alma mater to serve as the featured speaker at Dixie State University’s 106th Commencement Ceremony on May 5. “Lionel was selected based on his lifetime of achievements as a DSU alumnus,” Dixie State Vice President of Academic Affairs & Provost Michael Lacourse said. “We […]

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Dixie Forum to host presentation on filmmaking in Washington County

During the next installment of Dixie State University’s weekly lecture series Dixie Forum, a panel of film enthusiasts and entertainment professionals will share insight into the process of filming movies and TV programs in Washington County over the last 90 years. Led by Dixie State Associate Professor of English Stephen Armstrong and Filmmaker Tobijah Tyler, […]

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