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Local SWOSU Students Begin Practice Teaching Assignments

02.10.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Department of Education in Weatherford has sent 46 teacher candidates to work with approximately 60 cooperating teachers from 46 different schools in Oklahoma and Texas during the 2016 spring semester.

Social Spiders are Focus of Wednesday Talk at SWOSU

02.01.2016 - A program about matricide, inbreeding and thievery in social spiders is the focus of the SWOSU Department of Biology seminar series this Wednesday, February 3, on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Enrollment Starts Again February 15

01.27.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University just completed enrollment for the 2016 spring semester, enjoying a 5% increase in the number of students, and the process will now focus on the upcoming summer and fall semesters.

Auditions Set for Pecos Bill Production at SWOSU

01.21.2016 - Auditions for Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s theatrical production of Pecos Bill and Slue-Foot Sue Meet the Dirty Dan Gang are planned January 25-26 on the Weatherford campus.

Trio of SWOSU Students Awarded AAUW Scholarships

01.12.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University students Morgan Bressman of Lawton, Yesenia Hernandez of Clinton and Catherine Schubert of Weatherford were recently awarded scholarships from the American Association of University Women branch in Weatherford.

Nearly 1,300 Named to SWOSU Honor Rolls

12.22.2015 - Honor rolls at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford and Sayre have been announced for the 2015 fall semester.

SWOSU Receives $30,000 OCAST Grant for Student Internships

12.11.2015 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University's Dr. Andrea Holgado, Dr. Sophia Lee and Brad Bryant recently received a $30,000 grant from the Oklahoma Center for Advancement of Science and Technology (OCAST) Student Intern Partnerships program.

133 SWOSU Students Named to Who's Who

12.10.2015 - One hundred thirty-three Southwestern Oklahoma State University students on the Weatherford campus have been named to the 2016 edition of Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges.

SWOSU-Sayre Adds Night Class in Elk City

12.08.2015 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University-Sayre recently added First Aid/CPR to its lineup of classes offered during the upcoming Spring 2016 semester at Great Plains Regional Medical Center in Elk City.

SWOSU Students Scheduled to Complete Degrees This Fall

12.08.2015 - A total of 328 students at Southwestern Oklahoma State University complete requirements for either associate, bachelor’s or master’s degrees this fall on the Weatherford campus.

These Shining Lives Runs Through Saturday

11.19.2015 - The women of the Radium Dial Company enjoy a day at the beach in this scene from These Shining Lives that is being performed this weekend (Nov. 19-21) at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford. Performances are at 7:30 p.m. each evening in the SWOSU Hilltop Theatre.

These Shining Lives at SWOSU

11.10.2015 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Department of Art, Communication and Theatre has opened the box office for the department’s next theatrical production, These Shining Lives.

Opera Performances Planned November 21-22 at SWOSU

11.09.2015 - Two performances of opera are planned by the Southwestern Oklahoma State University Department of Music.

SWOSU Biology Students Present at Neuroscience International Meeting

11.05.2015 - Four Southwestern Oklahoma State University biology students and mentor Dr. Andrea Holgado recently presented at the 45th annual International Neuroscience meeting in Chicago.

SWOSU Jazz Ensemble 'A' and 'B' Performing Fall Concert this Sunday

11.04.2015 - The Southwestern Oklahoma State University Music Department will showcase its jazz ensembles this Sunday, November 8, at 3 p.m. in the Fine Arts Center on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Pharmacy Residency Programs Gain Accreditation

11.04.2015 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s College of Pharmacy in Weatherford recently received news that both its affiliated residency programs in Oklahoma City were granted accreditation by the American Society of Health-Systems Pharmacists.

SWOSU Health & PE Majors Attend State Convention

11.03.2015 - Health & physical education majors at Southwestern Oklahoma State University recently attended the Oklahoma Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation & Dance Convention in Edmond.

Book Fair to Benefit Area Children Taking Place at SWOSU

11.03.2015 - Kappa Delta Pi and Student Council for Exceptional Children are sponsoring a book fair through Friday on the Southwestern Oklahoma State University campus in Weatherford.

SWOSU Jazz Ensemble to Perform Friday at Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame in Tulsa

11.02.2015 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Jazz Ensemble 'A' has an Oklahoma tour planned this week with a finale concert planned Friday evening at the Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame in Tulsa.

SWOSU Biology Group Helps with Inventory at BioBlitz

11.02.2015 - The Southwestern Oklahoma State University Department of Biology recently participated in the 14th annual Oklahoma BioBlitz at Osage Hills State Park near Pawhuska.