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One More Enrollment Session Remains for High School Graduates

07.19.2017 - A total of 930 high school seniors have enrolled for the 2017 fall semester at Southwestern Oklahoma State University as part of the first five sessions of the New Student Orientation Program on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Students Win 1st Place at Oklahoma High Performance Computing Contest

07.19.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University students won first place in a recent statewide High Performance Computing (HPC) competition hosted by the University of Tulsa.

SWOSU Biology Students Participate in Experiential Learning through Summer Research

07.10.2017 - Eight students from the Department of Biological Sciences at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford are engaged in making key discoveries through research this summer.

$25,000 Gift Offered to SWOSU in Honor of Dr. Bob Chambers

07.10.2017 - The Southwestern Oklahoma State University Foundation, Inc. in Weatherford has announced an anonymous pledge of $25,000 in honor of the late Dr. Robert Lee Chambers.

SWOSU Reach Higher Student Shares Story with State Regents

07.06.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University student Belinda Graham, a Willow resident and graduate of Sayre High School, recently shared the positive impact higher education has made on her life during a recent meeting of the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education.

SWOSU Summer Enrollment Up 5.1%

06.27.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s enrollment number is up 5.1% in 2017 compared to enrollment during the 2016 summer semester.

SWOSU Student Kylee Cahoy Named Outstanding Student by American Medical Technologists

06.22.2017 - For the second year in a row, a Southwestern Oklahoma State University-Sayre Medical Laboratory Technician student has won a national award.

Thomas McNamara Named Chair of the SWOSU Mathematics Department

06.22.2017 - Dr. Thomas McNamara has been named chair of the Mathematics Department at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

High School Graduates Enroll at SWOSU

06.21.2017 - A total of 811 high school seniors have enrolled for the 2017 fall semester at Southwestern Oklahoma State University as part of the first four sessions of the New Student Orientation Program on the Weatherford campus.

SCUBA Divers visit Belize

06.20.2017 - Eleven Southwestern Oklahoma State University students and two faculty/staff were part of a study abroad SCUBA program for 10 days in Belize.

SWOSU Students Attend Microbe 2017

06.13.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University biology students Sara Hutchinson of Oklahoma City (Moore), Sarah Gore of Cordell and Jay Garber of Manhattan (KS) and their research mentor—Dr. Regina McGrane, assistant professor in the SWOSU Department of Biological Sciences—recently attended Microbe 2017 in New Orleans.

SWOSU Summer Classes Start June 5

05.23.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University summer semester classes in Weatherford and Sayre begin on Monday, June 5.

SWOSU Students Participate in Transitions Course Field Trip

05.19.2017 - Eighteen students in the special education programs at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford recently participated in a “transitions” course field trip to various sites in Oklahoma City.

SWOSU Offering Non-Traditional Route to Special Education Teacher Certification

05.19.2017 - The Southwestern Oklahoma State University Department of Education in Weatherford has been designated as a “Special Education Boot Camp Provider” by the State Department of Education. SWOSU offers the 10-hour boot camp courses online every summer.

SWOSU Parks and Recreation Management Students Serving Summer Internships

05.16.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University parks and recreation management students in Weatherford are serving internships this summer at different locations.

SWOSU Students Named to Honor Rolls for 2017 Spring Semester

05.12.2017 - A total of 1,410 students have been named to honor rolls at Southwestern Oklahoma State University for academic work during the 2017 spring semester on the Weatherford and Sayre campuses.

SWOSU College of Pharmacy Seniors Honored in Weatherford

05.08.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University College of Pharmacy seniors were recently honored at commencement and graduate recognition ceremony held on the Weatherford campus. All seniors were awarded their Doctor of Pharmacy hoods.

SWOSU Students Win L.J. Van Horn Scholarships

05.05.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University students Taylor Canida (left) of Ada and Kendi Spradlin of Cordell have won $530 L.J. Van Horn Scholarships from the Department of Kinesiology on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Business Students Win Awards at State Competition

05.03.2017 - Students from Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Everett Dobson School of Business and Technology in Weatherford won 11 first-place awards at the recent Phi Beta Lambda state competition held in Tulsa.

SWOSU PLC Students Tour Altus/Lugert District

05.03.2017 - Members of the President’s Leadership Classes X and XI at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford recently toured the Altus/Lugert Irrigation District as guests of Senator Mike Schulz and Farm Bureau President Tom Buchanan.