Trailblazer Bulletin

The Train Kiln: Raw, Ancient, and Authentic

The Art Department at Dixie State University blazes a new trail as it adds a “train kiln,” named to reflect its form, to its creative arsenal. The train-kiln resembles the front of a traditional steam locomotive. This innovative wood-fired kiln…

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Emily Flores: Blazing Paths for Future Generations

Emily Flores was encouraged by a high school guidance counselor to make the move from her home in Los Angeles, California to St. George, Utah. Now in her junior year at Dixie State University, Flores has found a love for…

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College of Science, Engineering, & Technology: Mechanical Engineering Program Kicks Off, New Building in the Works

Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering Dr. David Christensen helps students with a project in the prototyping and coding lab. In the fall of 2018, DSU started its Mechanical Engineering program. This exciting new program offers a Maker Certificate, an Associate…

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Accepted, Oriented, Now What?

You’ve been accepted as a new student at Dixie State University, you’ve visited Trailblazer Nation, you’ve attended orientation, and you probably feel pretty ready to start school, right? So, now what? I could list 100 different things you could to…

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Soft Cell Research: Public-Private Partnership at DSU Leads to Groundbreaking Discoveries

Brent Hunt researches L-form bacteria as part of Soft Cell Research's goal to create treatment for a variety of ailments. The contents of Room 201 in DSU’s Science Building appears rather ordinary on the surface: a folding table and chairs…

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Atwood Innovation Plaza: The Gathering Place of Brilliance

Dr. Wayne Provost, center, works with DSU students in the Atwood Innovation Plaza makerspace. As Dixie State University’s Director of Innovation Guidance and Solutions, Dr. Wayne Provost has seen over 460 people with ideas for new inventions. Significantly, over 200…

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STEM Summer Camps on Campus!

The campus is a-buzz this summer with STEM summer camps. Students on campus are MAKING, CODING, DANCING, and EXPLORING. Check out stem.utahtech.edu to find out more!

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Professional Masters of Athletic Training Program

Accepting Applications now for the Professional Masters of Athletic Training Program Inaugural Cohort to begin Fall 2019!

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How to plan your first visit to Trailblazer Nation!

Coming to Trailblazer Nation for the first time? Living #thedixielife and attending New Student Orientation isn't just about visiting our awesome campus. It's also about getting out into the surroundings of St. George that make Trailblazer Nation one of a…

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Why New Student Orientation?

Orientation is a crash course on everything Dixie State University, our campus resources and our Trailblazer traditions. For me, I was excited, anxious and a little nervous about the adventures awaiting me at DSU. Feeling the same way? I’ve got…

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