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Consider a Thrill: Top 5 Adventure Dates for Valentine’s Day

By Abigail Wyatt on February 09, 2017

in Cedar City, Campus Resources, Outdoors

Roses, chocolates, candy hearts, and romantic Hallmark cards are cliché anticipations on Valentine’s Day. Surprise your sweetheart with something new this year. After all, there is nothing like adventure to stir up the romance and strengthen your bond.

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School of Business Offers Free Tax Assistance to Community

The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program (VITA) at Southern Utah University is ready for another year of helping Cedar City residents prepare their taxes. Free of charge to anyone with an annual income of $53,000 or less, VITA services are also available to persons with disabilities, elderly, and limited English-speaking taxpayers in need of assistance.

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Beyond the Wall: The Border as Spectacle and Performance

By Southern Utah University on February 07, 2017

in Students, Campus Resources

SUU Convocations is proud to present the award-winning, independent film maker, Cristina Ibarra. She will be presenting in the Gilbert Great Hall in the Hunter Conference Center, on February 9 at 11:30 a.m. Ibarra will be discussing her new film, Las Marthas. The film takes place near her hometowns, taking a closer look at the Hispanic and Colonial traditions that have been taking place for over a century. As is the case with all of the SUU Convocation Series, this

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Southern Utah University Housing

By Southern Utah University on February 06, 2017

in Campus Resources

You’ve applied, been accepted, and now you’re enrolled at Southern Utah University. The next step is to find student housing in Cedar City.

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Southern Utah University’s Continued Commitment to Being a Global Campus

#YouAreWelcomeHere Fear and confusion surround President Trump’s recent executive order temporarily banning immigration from seven countries. The public controversy and legal debate over the President’s order has been intense. However, Southern Utah University wants to reassure those that might be directly or indirectly impacted by the order that SUU is committed to being a welcoming place for students, faculty, staff, and visitors from across the globe. International

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SUU to Host International Film Festival

The Department of Languages and Philosophy will host The International Film Festival, Cinematic Dialogues February 6 through 17. Screenings are free and open to the public, and films will be subtitled. Participating languages include French, Spanish, German and Mandarin.

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Black History Month

By Abigail Wyatt on February 01, 2017

in Students, History, Campus Resources

Established in 1926 as a week-long festivity coinciding with the birthdays of Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglass, the annual event transformed in the 1960s to a month-long celebration of African American culture and history. Today, Black History Month is celebrated in February on many college and university campuses nationwide.

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Employee Campus Forum: January 23, 2017

Southern Utah University President Scott Wyatt held an employee campus forum on January 23, 2017. In two separate meetings held that day, President Wyatt discussed plans for future buildings, logistics of new program partnerships, and the benefits of a college education. The legislation, university and governor's budgets were also discussed in detail. 

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Women and Gender Studies Program Raises Awareness

The Women and Gender Studies Minor (WGS) is on a constant mission to enrich and inform students, faculty, and community about issues of gender, race, class, nationality and citizenship in a global society. These topics are involved in multicultural, intersectional, and transnational contexts to help raise awareness and provide opportunities for students’ professional growth.

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Southern Utah University Earns National Recognition as College of Distinction

Innovative application of high impact educational practices at Southern Utah University earned the school recognition among the nation’s Colleges of Distinction. SUU is the only public university in Utah named with this prestigious designation.

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