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Dixie State to host book drive, ceremony to commemorate 9/11

In remembrance of the tragic events of Sept. 11, Dixie State University is coordinating a community service project and hosting a memorial ceremony on campus. In connection with the 9/11 National Day of Service and Remembrance, Dixie State is partnering with United Way Dixie to host Books for Brunch in which the community is invited to […]

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Rural Health Scholars

Rural Health Scholars serve others over spring break

Instead of spending spring break resting or going on vacation, students from Dixie State University, Southern Utah University and Snow College helped others in meaningful, medical ways when 46 students traveled with the Rural Health Scholars Program to underserved communities in the Four Corners area, Nicaragua and Las Vegas. Dixie State student Rachel Seegmiller attended […]

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Fire & Ice gala to support need-based scholarships

In an effort to raise support for need-based scholarships for Dixie State University students, The Dixie Foundation will host the 13th annual Fire & Ice gala on Feb. 24. The black tie optional, Mardi Gras-themed evening will consist of dinner, a live auction and a silent auction. Members of the community have donated various items, […]

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Accounting students offer free income tax preparation

Starting Tuesday, Feb. 7, Dixie State University accounting students will offer community members free income tax preparation services. Sponsored by the IRS’ Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program and the Five-County Association of Governments, the program is designed to assist low- and middle-income individuals of all ages on a wide range of tax return scenarios. Additionally, […]

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Dixie State University, local dentists offer free dental treatment to uninsured children

In an effort to make local children smile a little brighter, the Dixie State University Dental Hygiene Program is teaming up with the Henry Schein Dental Supply Company, local dentists and dental hygienists to host the ninth annual Give Kids a Smile dental clinic. The event will provide uninsured children with free preventive and restorative […]

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Dixie State to host annual Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration, community service project

In celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the Dixie State University Office of the President and Multicultural & Inclusion Center welcome the community to DSU’s third annual Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration. This year’s commemoration, themed ‘Infinite Hope & Enduring Light,” will be held on place at noon on Tuesday, January 17, in the […]

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Dixie State University students receive scholarships from the Institute of Management Accountants

Five students from the Dixie State University Department of Accounting were recently awarded scholarships from the Institute of Management Accountants. The merit-based scholarships, worth approximately $3,000 each, were presented to the top students in Accounting Instructor Derrick Esplin’s Cost Accounting course. Students Wil Bangeter, a senior from St. George; Barry Heywood, a junior from St. […]

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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 Udvar-Hazy School of Business awards $20,000 in scholarships

ST. GEORGE, Utah — Dixie State University’s Udvar-Hazy School of Business has awarded more than $20,000 in scholarship funds for the 2016-17 academic year. Twenty-two students have received the competitive scholarships, which make it possible for many to complete their degrees. Recipients have an average overall GPA of 3.6, more than 44 credits in the […]

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DSU to Hand Out Year-End Dixie Awards

Thursday, April 30th, 2015 Dixie State University will celebrate the best of the very best from this past academic year at the 2015 Dixie Awards Ceremony on Thursday night, May 7, at 7 p.m., in the Dolores Dore’ Eccles Fine Arts Center Mainstage Theater. The event is free to all DSU students, faculty and staff, […]

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