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$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.

Alexander, Hummel and Davis Named to New Positions at SWOSU

07.06.2017 - Three Southwestern Oklahoma State University employees have new positions on the Weatherford campus.

Joel Kendall Appointed Chair of SWOSU Department of Art, Communication & Theatre

06.22.2017 - Dr. Joel Kendall has been appointed chair of the Department of Art, Communication and Theatre in the College of Arts & Sciences at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

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.

SWOSU-Sayre Instructor Raising Money for Willow Missile Site Historical Marker

06.15.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University-Sayre History Instructor Landry Brewer wants the public to know that the little town of Willow in Greer County was integral to national security during the Cold War.

Haggard Serving as Chair of Parks & Recreation Management Department at SWOSU

06.15.2017 - Ryan Haggard is the new chair of the Parks and Recreation Management Department at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

Roger Bromert Memorial Fund Established at SWOSU Foundation

06.08.2017 - In early 2010 Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford bade a sad “farewell” to one of its faculty.

Interactive Exhibit at Washita Battlefield Site Nominated for Awards

05.08.2017 - An interactive exhibit at the Washita Battlefield National Historic Site (WBNHS) that was created by Southwestern Oklahoma State University faculty and staff in Weatherford was nominated this spring for two National Park Service Awards.

SWOSU faculty Granted Promotions and Tenure

04.27.2017 - Nine Southwestern Oklahoma State University faculty members have been awarded promotions, and eight faculty members have received tenure effective with the 2017 fall semester.

SWOSU Jazz Concert this Sunday will Honor Long-Time Professor

04.19.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University jazz ensembles will wrap up their concert season with a ‘Salute to the Trombone!’ this Sunday, April 23, on the Weatherford campus.

Evert, Kinder & Alexander Chosen for SWOSU Brandy Awards

04.14.2017 - Dr. Jeremy Evert, Dr. Chad Kinder and Taler Alexander are the winners of the Southwestern Oklahoma State University Brandy Awards for 2017.

Therapeutic Medical Physicist to Speak at SWOSU Physics Banquet

03.28.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Division of Physics will host its annual Physics Spring Alumni Banquet on Saturday, April 8, at 7 p.m. at the Stafford Air and Space Museum in Weatherford.

Dr. Trisha Wald Wins Bernhardt Award at SWOSU

03.10.2017 - Dr. Trisha Wald, chair of the Department of Business and Computer Science in the Everett Dobson School of Business and Technology, is the winner of the Bernhardt Academic Excellence Award for 2017 at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

Randy Barnett Named Associate Dean of SWOSU School of Behavioral Sciences & Education

02.14.2017 - Dr. Randy Barnett is the new Associate Dean of the School of Behavioral Sciences and Education at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

SWOSU Librarian One of Eight Selected to Write for ALA Blog

02.07.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University librarian Frederic Murray is one of eight librarians selected to write for the Office for Intellectual Freedom (OIF) of the American Library Association (ALA).

Stockton Named Chair of Pharmaceutical Sciences at SWOSU

01.24.2017 - Shelly J. Stockton has been named Chair of the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences in the SWOSU College of Pharmacy in Weatherford.