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SWOSU Engineering Technology Department Receives New Equipment from Berrong Gift

12.14.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Department of Engineering Technology in Weatherford recently purchased new lab equipment with funds from a generous gift from the late Senator Ed and Winnie Ola Berrong.

SWOSU Honors College of Pharmacy Class of 1967

12.12.2017 - The Southwestern Oklahoma State University College of Pharmacy recently honored its 50-year pharmacy graduates at the Pharmacy Alumni Recognition Ceremony held on the Weatherford campus.

#GivingTuesday Competition Raises over $196,000 for Student Scholarships at SWOSU and Northwestern

12.07.2017 - The Southwestern Oklahoma State University Foundation in Weatherford and Northwestern Foundation & Alumni Association joined forces in a “#GivingTuesday Scholarship Showdown” challenge to raise funds for each university’s student scholarships. The challenge resulted in more than $196,000.

SWOSU Pharmacy Alumni Association Honors Six Alumni

12.04.2017 - Six Southwestern Oklahoma State University College of Pharmacy alumni were recently honored on the Weatherford campus with awards from the SWOSU Pharmacy Alumni Association.

SWOSU Foundation Names New Officers, Recognizes Service of Jim Mogg

11.28.2017 - The Southwestern Oklahoma State University Foundation Board of Trustees in Weatherford has new officers and committee chairs.

Weatherford Mayor Proclaims November 28 as SWOSU #GivingTuesday

11.27.2017 - Weatherford Mayor Mike Brown (SWOSU Class of 1978) has proclaimed November 28, 2017 as SWOSU #GivingTuesday.

Don Dowling Family Honored by SWOSU College of Pharmacy

11.21.2017 - Members of the Don Dowling family were recently honored with the College of Pharmacy Heritage Award at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

SWOSU Foundation, Inc. Celebrates 40th Anniversary

11.20.2017 - In 1977, five Southwestern Oklahoma State University supporters each wrote a $100 check to establish the SWOSU Foundation, Incorporated, a non-profit organization with a mission to raise, steward, and disburse private funds that would help the university achieve levels of excellence beyond what is possible with only state funding.

Flex-Chem Makes Giving Tuesday Gift To SWOSU

11.16.2017 - Flex-Chem Corporation is generously providing a $10,000 matching donation to Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford as part of the university’s 2017 Giving Tuesday Scholarships Fundraising Competition.

SWOSU Accepting Nominations for Distinguished Alumni

11.13.2017 - Nominations for the prestigious Distinguished Alumni Award at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford are being accepted with a deadline of December 1.

Authentic Journalism Scholarship Established at SWOSU

11.07.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford has announced the establishment of The Jack B. Shelton & Walter Crouch Memorial Scholarship for the Pursuit of Authentic Journalism.

Birdsong Named 2017 Outstanding Pharmacy Alumnus at SWOSU

11.07.2017 - Carl Birdsong of Amarillo (TX) has been named the 2017 Outstanding Pharmacy Alumnus of the Southwestern Oklahoma State University College of Pharmacy.

SWOSU Facing Northwestern in #GivingTuesday Challenge

10.24.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford is once again participating in the international social media day of charity, #GivingTuesday.

SWOSU Plans “Once a Bulldog, Always a Bulldog” Homecoming

10.24.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University will celebrate homecoming activities on November 1-4 in Weatherford.

Bhatta and Schmidt Named Madge Lenz Jordan Scholars at SWOSU

10.05.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University students Sushant Bhatta of Nepal and Kyra Schmidt of Weatherford have been named the 2017-2018 Madge Lenz Jordan Scholars by the SWOSU Foundation, Inc., in Weatherford.

SWOSU’s 1977 National Runner-up Football Team Planning 40-Year Reunion

09.28.2017 - The 1977 Southwestern Oklahoma State University football team that played in the NAIA Division I national championship title game will hold a 40-year reunion on Friday and Saturday, October 13-14, on the Weatherford campus.

Heard Family Makes Gift to SWOSU Bulldog Angels Fund

08.03.2017 - The Corky and Missy Heard family of Clinton has made a generous contribution to the Southwestern Oklahoma State University Bulldog Angels Fund in Weatherford.

Dennis Green & Mundy Berrong Green Make Gift to SWOSU Bulldog Angels Fund

06.09.2017 - Dennis Green and Mundy Berrong Green have made a generous contribution to the Southwestern Oklahoma State University Bulldog Angels Fund 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.

Magills Make Gift to SWOSU Bulldog Angels Fund

05.15.2017 - Bruce and Terry Magill of Weatherford have made a generous contribution to the Southwestern Oklahoma State University Bulldog Angels Fund in Weatherford.