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KIDS BEGINNING PROGRAMMING CLUB

What we do This is a 4-H affiliated programming club for kids 5th-7th grade. We use an online drag and drop programming language called Scratch which was developed and is maintained by MIT. This is a multimedia environment where kids can make their own graphics, add music, and pictures. They can write their own games […]

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INTERMEDIATE PROGRAMMING CLUB

What We Do This is a 4-H affiliated club for kids 8th-10th grade learning Python, a free programming language. Dixie State University uses Python in their beginning classes. Students will learn functions, loops, conditionals and how to solve beginning programming problems. https://www.eventbrite.com/o/usu-extension-washington-county-2252488817​

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DIXIETECH

What We Do Located on airport hill in sunny St. George, the Dixie Technical College is one of eight regional colleges that comprise the Utah System of Technical Colleges. Dixie Tech is the premier college for skill and competency based training in Washington County, offering both Certificate Programs as well as short term, industry specific […]

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INTERNSHIPS

What it is DSU’s internship program offers students hands-on learning in a professional environment that is directly related to their degree. Employers have an opportunity to connect with motivated students, and it is well documented that companies around the world often recruit from their pool of talented interns. Visit our internship page to learn why […]

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DIXIE PREP

What We Do Dixie PREP Dixie PREP provides three summers of rigorous academic instruction, educational hands-on projects, challenging homework assignments, and daily career awareness for 7th, 8th, and 9th grade students who have an interest and aptitude in Science, Technology, Engineering, and/or Mathematics fields. Dixie PREP strives to provide opportunities for underrepresented and first generation […]

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CHEMISTRY / GEOLOGY

What We Do Dates: June 12th – June 15th, 2018 P.O.P. Rocks is a hands-on, interactive camp designed to get college-bound high school students in the lab and in the field to explore the physical and organic properties of the rocks and water in our beautiful local environment. In the field, students will explore local […]

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SOUTHERN UTAH CODE CAMP

What We Do Code Camp is a programming, design and entrepreneurship contest all rolled up into a ridiculously compressed 24-hour event each November. It’s crazy fun! Teams ranging in size from one to four participants compete against other teams to build the best web or mobile app. Website: southernutahcodecamp.com/

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CONCURRENT ENROLLMENT

What it is This program is a great opportunity for a high school student to earn college/university credits which will also fill high school requirements for graduation. For example, if a students takes ENGL 1010 through Concurrent Enrollment, it will also meet the student’s Senior English requirement. It is a state funded program which funds […]

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ACE ACADEMY

What We Do A STEM Magnet Program for Gifted and Talented Students sponsored by the Washington County School District, Dixie State University and SUCCESS Academy. The mission of the Academy for Computers and Engineering is to engage students in Early College project-based learning opportunities in computer science and engineering. Students will work toward Bachelor’s degrees […]

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SUCCESS ACADEMY

What We Do SUCCESS ACADEMY: The mission of SUCCESS Academy, an Early College High School, is to empower, encourage, and engage ALL students in the pursuit of Academic Excellence and Citizenship. Early college high schools are designed to provide a rigorous academic setting that allows students to earn their Associate’s degrees at the same time […]

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