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Clinton Student at SWOSU Presents at Two National Conferences

11.28.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University biology major Jesse Velasco of Clinton recently presented results from his summer research internship at two national conferences held in California and Florida.

Chemical Dependency Seminar Hosted by SWOSU's PLS

11.22.2016 - The 3rd annual Chemical Dependency Seminar was recently hosted by the Southwestern Oklahoma State University College of Pharmacy’s Phi Lambda Sigma Pharmacy Leadership Society on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Students to Attend Prestigious Summer Program with Grammy Award Winners

11.21.2016 - The “Mighty Tau Phi Singers,” comprised of 20 members of Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia in Weatherford have been selected to attend the inaugural U.S. King’s Singers Summer School on June 13-19, 2017, at DePauw University in Greencastle (IN).

Rick Wormeli Presenting Free Workshop at SWOSU for Teachers & Others Interested in Education

11.18.2016 - Rick Wormeli—an internationally known speaker on middle-level education, innovation and teacher professionalism—will present a free workshop at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford on Saturday, December 3, from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. in the Pioneer Cellular Event Center.

Twelve Angry Pigs is Friday & Saturday

11.17.2016 - Twelve Angry Pigs by Wade Bradford is being staged Friday and Saturday, November 18-19, at Southwestern Oklahoma State University. Director Steve Strickler said the play is geared more toward children but it is a fun escape for adults too.

SWOSU Sets Opera Workshop Production of Die Fledermaus

11.15.2016 - The Community Chorus, under the direction of Dr. Daniel Farris, joins a cast of Southwestern Oklahoma State University students, directed by Drs. Kristin and Robin Griffeath, to present a comic operetta—Die Fledermaus—this Wednesday through Friday, November 16-18, on the Weatherford campus.

Health Careers Day is Friday at SWOSU

11.14.2016 - Health Careers Day will be held at Southwestern Oklahoma State University this Friday, November 18.

Twelve Angry Pigs Coming to SWOSU on November 18-19

11.11.2016 - Guilty or not guilty? A spoof on Twelve Angry Jurors that was recently staged at Southwestern Oklahoma State University, Twelve Angry Pigs by Wade Bradford examines the case against the Big Bad Wolf and the Three Little Pigs.

Two SWOSU Students Accepted for Early Admission to Vet School

11.10.2016 - Two Southwestern Oklahoma State University students majoring in biology have been selected for early admission to the Oklahoma State University Doctor in Veterinary Medicine Program.

Thrash and Logan Win Kinesiology Scholarships at SWOSU

11.08.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University students Bailey Thrash of Elk City and Josh Logan of Yukon are winners of $410 College of Professional and Graduate Studies Dean’s scholarships in the Department of Kinesiology on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Duo Wins Second at SWACJ

11.08.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University students and faculty recently participated in the Southwestern Association of Criminal Justice (SWACJ) annual meeting held in Oklahoma City, and two students won second place at the Criminal Justice Quiz Bowl part of the meeting.

SWOSU Students Shine at National Literary Conference

11.08.2016 - Two Southwestern Oklahoma State University English majors received awards for their research papers at the biennial conference of the William Gilmore Simms Society held recently at Clayton State University in suburban Atlanta (GA).

Teacher Candidate Professional Development Day Planned November 2 at SWOSU

10.27.2016 - SWOSU’s Department of Education will host a Teacher Candidate Professional Development Day this Wednesday, November 2, from 7:30 a.m. until 2:50 p.m. on the Weatherford campus.

Joyce Adams Curtis Concerto & Aria Competition Set for November 9

10.27.2016 - The 4th annual Joyce Adams Curtis Concerto and Aria Finals Competition will be held on Wednesday, November 9, at 4 p.m. in Room 106 of the Berrong Music Hall on the Southwestern Oklahoma State University campus in Weatherford.

SWOSU to Host Fall Education Career & Resource Fair on Wednesday

10.27.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Career Services Department will host its semi-annual Education Career & Resource Fair on Wednesday, November 2, on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Study Abroad Program Plans Spain Trip

10.10.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Spanish program is offering a study abroad program in May of 2017.

Hill Wins Scholarship for Erick H.S. Senior

10.06.2016 - Counselor Shannon Hill of Erick High School was one of two $1,000 scholarship winners at a recent Southwestern Oklahoma State University high school counselor program and luncheon on the Weatherford campus.

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.