Nord earns honor roll recognition

ST. GEORGE, Utah — Samantha Nord of Middletown, California, has been named to the Dixie State University honor roll.

In a display of academic achievement, 21% of Dixie State University students earned President's and Dean's List recognition for the Fall 2021 semester.

Nord was among 2,627 students who were included on the university's honor rolls, with 1,212 students on the President's List and 1,415 on the Dean's List.

Inclusion indicates students' strong commitment to their academic pursuits, as they must achieve a semester GPA of 3.9 or higher to be included on the President's List and a GPA of 3.5 to 3.89 for the Dean's List. Both lists require students to complete a minimum of 15 credits.

"Congratulations to our amazing DSU students who worked diligently this past fall to achieve the highest levels of learning and classroom performance," Dr. Michael Lacourse, vice president of academic affairs, said. "We are proud of their accomplishment and recognition as members of the Fall 2021 honor roll."

With more than 200 academic programs, 29 of which were added over the last year alone, Dixie State provides a comprehensive education in a variety of fields to prepare students for rewarding careers and enriched lives.

Outside of the classroom, students have the opportunity to enjoy the unparalleled opportunities for an active life that accompany DSU's location in beautiful Southern Utah.