Dixie State College http://kuer.org en Legislature Approves Dixie State University Name Change http://kuer.org/post/legislature-approves-dixie-state-university-name-change <p>Dixie State College is now one signature away from officially becoming Dixie State University after receiving approval from the Utah state legislature.</p> Wed, 13 Feb 2013 21:09:59 +0000 Brian Grimmett 24989 at http://kuer.org Legislature Approves Dixie State University Name Change KUER News Pod: Friday January 18, 2013 http://kuer.org/post/kuer-news-pod-friday-january-18-2013 <p>Controversy stirs around the Dixie State College name change, the Utah Department of Health once again loses Medicaid patient data, and a 92-year-old World War II veteran finally receives his war medals after waiting more than 60 years.<br><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F75489644&amp;color=98091a&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Fri, 18 Jan 2013 20:52:02 +0000 Brian Grimmett 23772 at http://kuer.org KUER News Pod: Friday January 18, 2013 Dixie State College Board to Choose New Name http://kuer.org/post/dixie-state-college-board-choose-new-name <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Dixie State College Board of Trustees is meeting today to decide what the school should be called when its status changes from a college to a university this year. &nbsp;As part of their decision, the trustees will consider a recent controversy over what some say are racial connotations surrounding the name “Dixie” and whether or not the word should remain in the new name.&nbsp;</span></p> Fri, 18 Jan 2013 07:01:00 +0000 Whittney Evans 23744 at http://kuer.org Dixie State College Board to Choose New Name Ad Firm Suggests Names for Dixie State College http://kuer.org/post/ad-firm-suggests-names-dixie-state-college <p></p><p></p><p>The company Dixie State College enlisted to come up with a new name for the school unveiled a list of suggestions to an eager crowd last night in St. George. Sorenson Advertising spent three months doing interviews and assembling focus groups with students, faculty, alumni and members of the community. Dixie State College is positioning itself to gain university status this year.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 11 Jan 2013 00:08:35 +0000 Whittney Evans 23442 at http://kuer.org Ad Firm Suggests Names for Dixie State College KUER News Pod: Thursday January 10, 2013 http://kuer.org/post/kuer-news-pod-thursday-january-10-2013 <p>The St. George community gets its first look at possible new names for Dixie State College, the Governor recognizes state agencies that participated in his “Choose Health Challenge”, and police continue their search for a missing Herriman teen.<br><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F74401384&amp;color=98091a&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Thu, 10 Jan 2013 18:43:39 +0000 Brian Grimmett 23415 at http://kuer.org KUER News Pod: Thursday January 10, 2013 KUER News Pod: Monday November 19, 2012 http://kuer.org/post/kuer-news-pod-monday-november-19-2012 <p>The U.S. Interior Department triggers a high-flow release at Glen Canyon Dam, Dixie State College continues its search for a new name, and the Utah Shakespeare Festival receives its largest cash donation ever.<br><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F68044782&amp;color=98091a&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Mon, 19 Nov 2012 18:42:06 +0000 Brian Grimmett 21270 at http://kuer.org KUER News Pod: Monday November 19, 2012