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  • DSU School of Humanities to Host Honors Lecture October 23
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    Published - 10/17/13 - 10:10 AM | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend | print
    Dr. Gregory Prince. Photo courtesy of DSU PR
    Dr. Gregory Prince. Photo courtesy of DSU PR
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    (ST. GEORGE, Utah) - Dixie State University’s School of Humanities will host its second Honors Lecture series of the 2013-14 academic year on Wednesday, October 23, with a presentation entitled “Why Science Matters for Non-Scientists,” by DSU alumnus and Hall of Famer Dr. Gregory Prince. The lecture will begin at 12 noon, in the Zion Room (fifth floor) of the DSU Holland Centennial Commons. Admission is free for all community members, DSU students, and faculty and staff. Light refreshments will be served following the lecture.

    Dr. Prince is a distinguished pathologist and researcher whose work has been critical in the prevention of the respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) among high-risk infants. He is also a businessman, author and historian. Prince currently serves as chair of DSU’s National Advisory Council and was awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Humanities by his alma mater in 2012. A 1967 valedictorian graduate of then-Dixie College, he attended the UCLA School of Dentistry from 1969-73, where he earned his DDS degree and graduated as class valedictorian. He then completed his Ph.D. in Pathology at UCLA in 1975.

    For further information on the Honors Lecture series, please contact coordinator DSU Associate Professor Dr. Melanie Hinton at 435-879-4351 or at melanie.hinton@dixie.edu.
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