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SWOSU Alumni Association Bestows Emeriti and Service Awards

02.02.2016 - Three former Southwestern Oklahoma State University faculty were honored recently by the SWOSU Alumni Association during a reception held in the Skyview Suite of the Pioneer Cellular Events Center on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Pharmacy Alumni Association Accepting Award Nominations

02.01.2016 - The Southwestern Oklahoma State University Pharmacy Alumni Association in Weatherford is accepting nominations by March 10 for various awards.

SWOSU Foundation Launches SHINE Scholarship Fund

01.22.2016 - Amidst a tightening state budget and difficult economic circumstances, alumni and friends of Southwestern Oklahoma State University now have an immediate opportunity to help SWOSU students continue investing in their education.

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.

Irby Family Honored by SWOSU College of Pharmacy

11.10.2015 - Members of the Lowell M. Irby family were recently honored with the College of Pharmacy Heritage Award at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

Trio to be Honored by SWOSU at Homecoming

10.05.2015 - Three individuals with long ties to Southwestern Oklahoma State University will be honored with the prestigious Presidential Award of Merit at Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Homecoming activities planned this Saturday, October 10, in Weatherford.

SWOSU College of Pharmacy Plans Big October 10 Homecoming Celebration

10.02.2015 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University College of Pharmacy alumni and friends are invited to celebrate SWOSU’s Homecoming on Saturday, October 10, in Weatherford.

Gilbert Carman Honored with SWOSU President's Award of Merit

08.24.2015 - Gilbert Carman, a Hydro native and 1967 graduate of Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford, was recently honored by the university with the President’s Award of Merit for his role in the history of human space flight.

Hix Honored by St. Anthony Hospital

07.29.2015 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University College of Pharmacy Associate Professor Dr. Meri Hix was recently awarded the St. Anthony Hospital Medical Residents’ Award of Appreciation.

Paul Moore Honored by SWOSU College of Pharmacy

07.20.2015 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University graduate Paul Moore of Rockville (MD) was recently honored by the SWOSU College of Pharmacy in Weatherford.

SWOSU Alumni Association Plans "Car Show" Picnic on June 19

06.11.2015 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Alumni Association will host its annual alumni and friends picnic on Friday, June 19, as part of the 25th annual Heartland Car Cruise being held in Weatherford.

Charles & Mary Abercrombie Endow $440,000 in New Scholarships at SWOSU

05.18.2015 - Charles and Mary Abercrombie of Amarillo (TX) have given a $440,000 gift to the Southwestern Oklahoma State University Foundation in Weatherford.