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Personal Financial Management Course Being Offered in October at SWOSU

09.20.2016 - A personal financial management course is being offered in October by the Southwestern Oklahoma State University Continuing Education Department in collaboration with the Everett Dobson School of Technology and Business.

SWOSU Begins Fully Online Master’s Program in Nursing

09.09.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford now offers a fully online Master of Science in Nursing (M.S.N.) program designed for those who already hold a Bachelor's degree in nursing from Accreditation Commission for Education & Nursing (ACEN) accredited nursing programs or those enrolled in their last semester of a Bachelor's degree in nursing program.

SWOSU Teacher Candidates Begin Practice Teaching Assignments

09.07.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Department of Education in Weatherford is sending out 42 teacher candidates to work with approximately 51 cooperating teachers from 43 different schools in Oklahoma, Texas and Alaska.

Seventeen Freshmen Selected for SWOSU Honors Program

09.02.2016 - Seventeen freshmen have been selected to be in Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s honors program.

Dave Burgess’ Teach Like a Pirate Presentation Coming to SWOSU

09.01.2016 - New York Times best-selling author Dave Burgess will present a free workshop for teachers, administrators and the general public at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford on Saturday, September 17, in the Pioneer Cellular Event Center.

Auditions Planned for SWOSU’s Twelve Angry Jurors

08.30.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Department of Art, Communication and Theatre will hold auditions for the theatrical production of Twelve Angry Jurors on Tuesday and Wednesday, September 6-7, on the Weatherford campus.

Evolution and Its 21st Century Impact is Focus of Wednesday Talk at SWOSU

08.29.2016 - “The Evolution of Evolution and its 21st Century Impact” is the focus for the kickoff seminar of the 2016-17 Southwestern Oklahoma State University Department of Biological Sciences Maness Seminar Series in Weatherford.

First-Ever Kenny Chervenka Memorial Scholarship Awarded at SWOSU

08.23.2016 - Hayley Dixon of Elk City is the recipient of the first-ever Kenny Chervenka Memorial Scholarship at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

SWOSU Recognized with Top Honors at PBL National Conference

08.22.2016 - Five Southwestern Oklahoma State University students in Weatherford recently finished high in a national competition at the Future Business Leaders of America-Phi Beta Lambda national leadership conference held in Atlanta (GA).

955 Freshmen Attend SWOSU New Student Orientation Programs in 2016

08.19.2016 - A total of 955 incoming freshmen (an increase of 3.5% from 2015) attended one of the New Student Orientation programs in preparation for the 2016 fall semester at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

SWOSU Students Participate in New Sales Shadow Program

08.18.2016 - During the 2016 summer session, 32 graduate and undergraduate students had the opportunity to gain hands-on, real-world experience in their Sales Skills and Management course at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

SWOSU Student Wins Best Poster at Summer Research Symposium

08.05.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University honors program and biology student Ashley Powers-Watson of Loco recently won the best poster presentation at the Oklahoma IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence (OK-INBRE) summer research symposium held at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center in Oklahoma City.

SWOSU Students Named to Honor Rolls

08.03.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University at Weatherford has announced both the President’s and Dean’s Honor Rolls for the 2016 summer semester.

SWOSU Students Complete Degrees Following Summer Semester

08.02.2016 - A total of 199 students at Southwestern Oklahoma State University complete requirements for either associate, bachelor’s or master’s degrees this summer on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Fall Semester Classes Start August 22

07.28.2016 - Fall semester classes begin August 22 at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford and Sayre, and enrollment continues for students who want to begin or continue their educational endeavors at SWOSU.

Five SWOSU Students Highlighted in OCAST-SWOSU Intern Program

07.22.2016 - A group of Southwestern Oklahoma State University students in Weatherford are working this summer as interns with three Oklahoma industry and private sector partners with the Oklahoma Center for the Advancement of Science and Technology (OCAST).

Nearly 900 Freshmen Enrolled with One NSO Session Remaining

07.18.2016 - A total of 896 high school seniors have enrolled for the 2016 fall semester at Southwestern Oklahoma State University as part of the New Student Orientation Program on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Biology Students Participate in Experiential Learning through Summer Research

07.06.2016 - Fifteen students from the Department of Biological Sciences at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford are engaged in making key discoveries through research this summer.

SWOSU Flute Choir Plans Preview Concert on July 16

07.06.2016 - A fundraising concert to benefit an upcoming trip for the Southwestern Oklahoma State University Flute Choir is planned Saturday, July 16, on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Student Group Receives National Recognition

06.17.2016 - The Fellowship of Christian Pharmacists (FCP), a student organization at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford, recently received the National Chapter of the Year Award at the Christian Pharmacists Fellowship International (CPFI) annual meeting held in Myrtle Beach (SC).