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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.

SWOSU Supporters Give to Students in Crisis

05.11.2017 - Alumni, emeriti and friends of Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford gathered recently in Oklahoma City to donate private resources in support of the Bulldog Angels Fund, a lifeline established at SWOSU in 2014 to provide emergency financial assistance to students facing times of crisis and hardship.

Five Inducted into SWOSU Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame

05.08.2017 - Five Inducted into Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame during graduation activities held May 6 on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Alumni Directory Being Updated

05.02.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University has partnered with Publishing Concepts, Inc. (PCI) to produce an updated alumni directory. Over the next few months, PCI will contact SWOSU alumni via mail, phone and e-mail to request that they update contact information.

Great Plains Bank Makes Gift to SWOSU Bulldog Angels Fund

04.24.2017 - Great Plains Bank has made a generous contribution to the Southwestern Oklahoma State University Bulldog Angels Fund in Weatherford.

Five Being Inducted into SWOSU Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame

04.20.2017 - Five individuals are being inducted into Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame during 2017 graduation ceremonies on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Alumni and Friends Invited to Voice Opinions

04.14.2017 - Alumni, current students, emeriti, current/former employees and friends of Southwestern Oklahoma State University are being invited to participate in a new survey sponsored by the SWOSU Foundation, Inc.

SWOSU Receives Davis-McElmurry Distribution of Funds

04.06.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford has received its annual distribution from the Davis-McElmurry Testamentary Trust. The trust provides much-needed resources each year to the university for scholarships.

John A. Foust Memorial Scholarship Established with SWOSU College of Pharmacy

03.27.2017 - The John A. Foust Memorial Scholarship has been established with the Southwestern Oklahoma State University Pharmacy Alumni Foundation in Weatherford to provide an annual $1,000 scholarship to a deserving SWOSU College of Pharmacy student.

Five New Scholarships Established with SWOSU College of Pharmacy

03.03.2017 - Several new pharmacy scholarships will be awarded to Southwestern Oklahoma State University students in 2017 because of generous gifts made by SWOSU alumni and friends.

Women’s History Month Fundraiser in OKC to Benefit SWOSU’s Tech Trek

03.02.2017 - Alumnae of Alpha Gamma Delta and Gamma Phi Beta are co-hosting a novel, growing fundraising event for National Women's History Month at the Samis Education Center, Children’s Hospital, on Thursday, March 9, at 6:30 p.m.

Delaware Resources Group Promotes SWOSU & Global Oklahoma

02.27.2017 - Oklahoma City-based Delaware Resources Group (DRG) recently paid tribute to Southwestern Oklahoma State University with campuses in Weatherford and Sayre as part of DRG’s “Global Oklahoma” promotional effort.

SWOSU Announces 2017 Distinguished Alumni

02.20.2017 - Five individuals are being inducted into Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame during 2017 graduation ceremonies on the Weatherford campus.

Minton Family Makes Gift to SWOSU Bulldog Angels Fund

02.16.2017 - Harvey and Jean Minton have made a generous contribution to the Southwestern Oklahoma State University Bulldog Angels Fund in Weatherford.

Bud and Wanda Smalley Memorial Scholarship Established at SWOSU

02.07.2017 - It is scholarship season at the Southwestern Oklahoma State University Foundation in Weatherford, and among the newest scholarship funds established is the Bud & Wanda Smalley Memorial Scholarship Fund, which will benefit SWOSU students studying business at the junior and senior levels.

Okie Express Auto Wash Makes Gift to SWOSU Bulldog Angels Fund

01.24.2017 - Okie Express Auto Wash has made a generous contribution to the Southwestern Oklahoma State University Bulldog Angels Fund in Weatherford.

SWOSU Bestows Annual Emeriti Honors

01.04.2017 - Four 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.