ST. GEORGE, Utah – Dixie State College of Utah will host its third President’s Colleagues of DSC meeting of the 2010-11 academic year this Monday, December 6, featuring a presentation by St. George Postmaster Vito Gasparro.
The meeting will begin at noon, in Room 156 of the DSC Russell C. Taylor Health Science Center, located on the Dixie Regional Medical Center’s River Road campus at 1526 Medical Center Drive. The meeting is free and open to the public.
Gasparro will discuss the challenges that are facing the United States Postal Service, including new media, high technology, financing, etc. Prior to his arrival to St. George, Gasparro previously served in USPS capacities in the Salt Lake Valley and in Cedar City.
The President’s Colleagues of Dixie State College, founded 18 years ago by former DSC President Dr. Douglas Alder, is a group of retired professors and other professionals who live mostly in the St. George and Washington County area. Dr. Alder, who also started an Honors Program at DSC, organized the Colleagues as a way to increase academic activities on campus.
The Colleagues meet together once a month during the academic year to hear presentations from each other and/or invited guests.