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Fire & Ice Gala raises $340,000 for Dixie State University needs-based scholarships

Dixie State University Foundation’s 18th annual Fire & Ice Gala garnered significant support for needs-based scholarships, raising $339,804 for Dixie State University students who may not be able to pursue a college education without financial assistance. Net proceeds from the…

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Juanita Brooks Lecture Series to host its first indigenous speaker Dr. Jennifer Nez Denetdale

Dixie State University Library’s 39th annual Juanita Brooks Lecture Series, in partnership with the DSU Native American Student Association and Multicultural Inclusion Student Association, will host Dr. Jennifer Nez Denetdale. Denetdale will explore the impact Milton Snow’s original photography of…

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Dixie State University celebrates D-Week 2022 with traditions, new events

Bringing the community together to celebrate Dixie State University’s long history of offering educational opportunities and community enrichment, Southern Utah will celebrate D-Week 2022 from April 4 to 9. Signified by the “D” on the hill glowing red, the 108-year-old…

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Dixie State Digital Forensics Crime Lab interns participate at national conference

As part of Washington County School District’s K12 Internship Program, Snow Canyon High School seniors and Dixie State University concurrent enrollment students are gaining hands-on learning experiences and national networking opportunities through the university’s Digital Forensics Crime Lab. ​​​​​​​In addition…

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Utah State Legislature supports Dixie State building projects, offers ongoing funding

In support of Dixie State University’s commitment to student success, the Utah State Legislature allocated the institution $56 million toward a general education building and more than $6 million in new ongoing funding. “The Utah State Legislature continues to be…

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Dixie State University Police become Utah’s First ABLE agency to help prevent misconduct

In a move to prevent misconduct, avoid mistakes and promote officer wellness, Dixie State University Police recently became the first agency in Utah to gain Active Bystander for Law Enforcement certification. A nationwide best-practice initiative for law enforcement, the ABLE…

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DSU opens Trailblazer Center for Lifelong Health & Wellness to the community

Dixie State University’s Exercise Science Program recently launched the Trailblazer Center for Lifelong Health & Wellness to help members of the Southern Utah community engage in healthy lifestyles. As part of the center’s mission, DSU students develop and lead health and…

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Dixie State University students offer free seminars to help prevent financial fraud

Dixie State University students are warning the Southern Utah community about the risks and early indicators of identity theft and elderly fraud to help keep some of the region’s vulnerable population financially safe and secure. Students in the university’s chapter…

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Sears Dixie Invitational Art Show & Sale celebrates 35 years at Dixie State University

One of the biggest art events in Utah, Dixie State University’s annual Sears Dixie Invitational Art Show & Sale is celebrating its 35th anniversary this year with a VIP Gala Reception, open exhibit and art sale. The show will kick…

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Dixie State University to host presentation on liberal arts’ role in a technological world

Explaining how interactions between the humanities and the sciences are “two cultures conjoined,” venture capitalist and author Scott Hartley will present a lecture at Dixie State University on Feb. 10. In line with Dixie State’s human-centered approach to technology that…

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