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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.

Chad Kinder Named Dean of the SWOSU College of Professional and Graduate Studies

12.02.2016 - Dr. Chad Kinder is the new Dean of the College of Professional and Graduate Studies at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

Ronald Koehn Named SWOSU Academic Bridge Program Director

10.17.2016 - Dr. Ronald Koehn has been named director of the Southwestern Oklahoma State University Academic Bridge Program on the Weatherford campus.

David Misak Named Assistant Vice President at SWOSU

10.05.2016 - David Misak has been named assistant vice president of human resources at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

SWOSU Foundation “Launches” New Physics Scholarship Campaign

09.28.2016 - SWOSU physics is “go for LAUNCH!”

FAFSA Changes to Impact SWOSU Students and Others

09.28.2016 - Significant changes were announced in 2015 and go into effect October 1 for the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) process that will impact students of Southwestern Oklahoma State University and millions of other students nationwide.

Faculty & Student Art Exhibit Planned Sept. 21-Oct. 5 at SWOSU

09.16.2016 - A faculty and student art exhibition will be held at Southwestern Oklahoma State University beginning September 21 and ending October 5 on the Weatherford campus.

Dash to the Dawg Planned September 7 at SWOSU

08.30.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Health and Wellness Committee plans to host its first back to school fun run on Wednesday, September 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.

Amanda Evert Named Everett Dobson Endowed Chair of Marketing at SWOSU

08.17.2016 - Dr. Amanda Evert has been named Everett Dobson Endowed Chair of Marketing at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

SWOSU Plans "Come Unity" Dawg Days to Welcome Students

08.16.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University fall semester classes start August 22, and the university has planned “Come Unity Dawg Days” activities to welcome back students.

Dr. Les Ramos Named Associate Dean of SWOSU College of Pharmacy

08.10.2016 - Dr. Les Ramos has been named Associate Dean of the Southwestern Oklahoma State University College of Pharmacy in Weatherford.

SWOSU Physics Program Seeking Help with Pratt Project

07.20.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s physics program is seeking information about graduates—with either a major or minor in physics—from the years 1956-1964 who went to work in the space program and contributed to NASA’s Lunar Program.

Trisha Wald Named Chair of SWOSU Department of Business and Computer Science

07.07.2016 - Dr. Trisha Wald has been named chair of the Department of Business and Computer Science in the Everett Dobson School of Business and Technology at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

Brenda Burgess Named Vice President of Administration and Finance at SWOSU

07.06.2016 - Brenda Burgess has been selected as vice president of administration and finance at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford and Sayre.

Distance Learning Opportunities Continue to Expand at SWOSU

06.20.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University distance learning continues to expand with new programs that will assist students in becoming more active in online courses.

Bessinger Named Chair of SWOSU Music Department

06.13.2016 - Dr. David Bessinger has been named chair of the Southwestern Oklahoma State University Music Department in Weatherford effective July 1.

Ramos, Kessler and Brooks Named Pharmacy Faculty of the Year

05.12.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University College of Pharmacy faculty Dr. Carrol (Les) Ramos and Dr. Tiffany Kessler and Dr. Krista Brooks were named Teachers of the Year for 2015-16 by the senior pharmacy students.