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Cody Bell Named Treasurer of SWOSU Alumni Association

06.28.2016 - The Southwestern Oklahoma State University Alumni Association, Inc. has a new treasurer: Fairview native Cody L. Bell of Weatherford and a SWOSU 2003 graduate.

SWOSU Alumni Association Names New Directors

06.22.2016 - Six graduates of Southwestern Oklahoma State University have been named to the Board of Directors of the SWOSU Alumni Association, Inc., headquartered in Weatherford.

SWOSU Allied Health Sciences Plans "Heart for the Hilltop" Campaign

06.16.2016 - The Southwestern Oklahoma State University School of Allied Health Sciences and the SWOSU Foundation, Inc. have announced a new campaign, “Heart for the Hilltop.”

SWOSU Alumni & Friends Magazine Relaunched

06.08.2016 - The Southwestern Oklahoma State University Foundation, Inc. and the SWOSU Alumni Association, Inc. have relaunched Echoes From the Hill, a magazine of SWOSU’s friends, supporters, alumni and emeriti.

Leck and Schmidt Inducted into SWOSU Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame

05.09.2016 - Thomas J. Leck of Hockessin, Delaware, and Terri Schmidt of Washington, D.C., were inducted into Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame during graduation activities held May 7 on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Foundation Awards Grants

05.04.2016 - The Southwestern Oklahoma State University Foundation, Inc., in Weatherford has announced its 2016 grant awards.

Madge Lenz Jordan Scholarship Fund Established at SWOSU

04.15.2016 - A new scholarship fund has been established with the Southwestern Oklahoma State University Foundation, Inc., that will benefit SWOSU students studying in the Departments of Education, Biological Sciences, Chemistry and Physics, and Social Sciences.

SWOSU Sponsoring Design Contest for 2016 Homecoming Logo

04.01.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s 2016 Homecoming is set for November 12, and the theme for this year’s festivities will be “Return of the Champions.”

Leck and Schmidt to be Inducted into SWOSU Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame

04.01.2016 - Thomas J. Leck of Hockessin (DE) and Terri Schmidt of Washington, D.C., are being inducted into Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame during 2016 graduation ceremonies on the Weatherford campus.

Gerald D. Daugherty Memorial Scholarship Established at SWOSU Foundation

03.18.2016 - It is scholarship season at the Southwestern Oklahoma State University Foundation in Weatherford and among the newest scholarships established is the Gerald D. Daugherty Memorial Scholarship Fund, which will benefit SWOSU students who graduated from Watonga Public Schools.

SWOSU Foundation & SWOSU Alumni Association Launch New Website

02.24.2016 - The SWOSU Foundation, Inc. and SWOSU Alumni Association, Inc. have worked together on an exciting new initiative: www.StandingFirmly.com, an online home for the two auxiliary organizations that work in support of Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford and Sayre.

Kim and Cris Brickey Pharmacy Scholarship Fund Set at SWOSU

12.21.2015 - A new scholarship fund has been established with the Southwestern Oklahoma State University Pharmacy Foundation on the Weatherford campus.

General Stafford Awarded Honorary Doctorate from SWOSU

12.17.2015 - General Thomas P. Stafford has been awarded an Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters from Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

SWOSU Honors College of Pharmacy 50-Year Graduates

12.14.2015 - The Southwestern Oklahoma State University College of Pharmacy recently honored 50-year pharmacy graduates at the Pharmacy Alumni Recognition Ceremony held on the Weatherford campus.

Two SWOSU Foundations Seeking Donations to Assist Students

12.11.2015 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford gladly will accept end-of-year donations from individuals and businesses in an effort to assist SWOSU students on both the Weatherford and Sayre campuses.

SWOSU Foundation Names New Officers

12.01.2015 - The Southwestern Oklahoma State University Foundation Board of Trustees in Weatherford has new officers and committee chairs.

John Foust Honored by SWOSU College of Pharmacy

11.23.2015 - Dr. John Foust of Wyandotte was recently presented the 2015 Southwestern Oklahoma State University College of Pharmacy Outstanding Pharmacy Alumnus Award.

SWOSU Foundation Participating in #GivingTuesday

11.20.2015 - The Southwestern Oklahoma State University Foundation, Inc., will participate for the first time in the worldwide movement #GivingTuesday, which will be held this year on December 1.

Males and Muncy Named SWOSU Foundation Trustees

11.17.2015 - Two Southwestern Oklahoma State University alumni have been named to the SWOSU Foundation, Inc., Board of Trustees in Weatherford.

Two SWOSU Foundation Trustees Honored for 25 Years of Service

11.11.2015 - The Board of Trustees of the Southwestern Oklahoma State University Foundation met recently on the Weatherford campus, and two of the trustees—Dr. William G. Bernhardt of Midwest City and Everett Dobson of Oklahoma City—were honored for serving 25 years on the board.