Trailblazer Bulletin

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How IAS faculty are breaking down the boundaries between disciplines

Integrated Studies major McKay Kennedy ’19 interviewed faculty member Dr. Mark Jeffreys about his research and the IAS department. “I’m an interdisciplinary creature by nature. My interests ramble and meander over traditional academic boundaries.”

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DSU is a Finalist for the American Dream Ideas Challenge!

DSU is one of 10 finalists for the American Dreams Ideas Challenge. If we move on to the national stage, we’ll compete for a $1,000,000 prize!

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Learn how to be a successful business owner for free at DSU

For any local community members who own a business/are interested in ever starting a business: the Business Resource Center @ DSU is putting on an open house to showcase our services, including free business consultations, trainings, events, and resources. This Wednesday, September 26th from 4-6 PM. It will be held in Gardner Center Ballroom @ DSU.

There will be booths from the BRC partner organizations, as well as local business service providers. Come talk with the experts about your business goals, dreams, and plans, and we’ll get you connected with the right resources!

The event is free, catered, and open house-style – people can come when they want and leave when they want. It’s a great opportunity to better acquaint yourself with an awesome free resource that DSU offers!

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Respiratory Therapy Program earns national Credentialing Success Award

The Dixie State University Respiratory Therapy Program recently received the Distinguished Registered Respiratory Therapist Credentialing Success Award from the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care. The award is bestowed upon programs that inspire graduates to achieve their educational and professional aspirations, document RRT credentialing success at 90 percent or above, and meet the commission’s standards […]

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DSU students create the University’s first animated short film

A team of ART and CIT students have finished work on “Roofus Makes a Mess,” DSU’s first short animated film.

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St. George Physician Assistant program receives accreditation

The University of Utah and Dixie State University have teamed up to bring a PA program to St. George

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Professor Rico Del Sesto awarded a Technology Acceleration Grant

Dr. Rico Del Sesto, assistant professor of chemistry at Dixie State University, was one of eight university researchers awarded funding for technological research, therefore exhibiting the innovative spirit of DSU.

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Health & Human Performance faculty showcase “active learning. active life.”

Dixie State University’s Health & Human Performance faculty have been exemplifying “active learning. active life.” by showcasing their talents and research throughout the community. Joseph Lovell, assistant professor of recreation management, received a statewide outstanding professional academic award from the Utah Recreation and Sports Association for his exceptional accomplishments at DSU and in the community. […]

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Dental Hygiene students brighten smiles of children in need

The Dixie State University Dental Hygiene Program embraced the University’s “active learning. active life.” mantra by hosting the tenth annual Give Kids A Smile event earlier this month. By providing children who have limited access to oral care with free services, the program helped brighten the smiles of children in need in the St. George […]

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Upcoming DSU Career Services Event – Career and Internship Fair

Look for England Logistics, Skywest Airlines, Enterprise Holdings, PrinterLogic and many more companies to be on campus for the annual Career Services Career and Internship Fair, Tuesday, February 20 from 10-2 pm in the Gardner Center. These companies will be on campus specifically to recruit our amazing Dixie State University Trailblazers.

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