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SWOSU Hosting Class A Area Basketball Tourney this Weekend

02.20.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University will host a Class A boys and girls area basketball tournament this Thursday through Saturday (Feb. 22-24) on the Weatherford campus.

Glow Prom for Special Olympic Athletes and Supporters Planned at SWOSU

02.15.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Student Council for Exceptional Children and Kappa Delta Pi will host the 2018 Glow Prom on Friday, March 2, from 6-9 p.m. at the Pioneer Cellular Event Center on the SWOSU campus in Weatherford.

Diaper Drive Led by SWOSU Students to Benefit Children’s Center

02.14.2018 - A diaper drive is being conducted during the 2018 spring semester at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

Special Dinner & Jazz Planned for Night of SWOSU Jazz Festival

02.01.2018 - The Weatherford Arts Council is collaborating with the Southwestern Oklahoma State University Music Department to present an evening of delicious food, great music and dancing on Friday, February 9, the night of the SWOSU Jazz Festival.

Western Technology Center and SWOSU Announce MLT and RT Partnership

02.01.2018 - Western Technology Center (WTC) and Southwestern Oklahoma State University (SWOSU) have agreed to a partnership with the current Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) and Radiologic Technology (RT) programs that are currently offered by SWOSU.

Donors to Receive Inspiring T-shirt during February 5-6 Blood Drive at SWOSU

01.30.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University will sponsor a blood drive on Monday and Tuesday, February 5-6, on the Weatherford campus, and because of the recent flu epidemic affecting Oklahoma, giving blood right now is so important, according to Oklahoma Blood Institute officials.

Students Needed for SWOSU Marketing Campaign

01.29.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University students are being sought to help SWOSU with its 2018-19 marketing campaign.

Diabetes Support Group Plans Monthly Meetings in Weatherford

01.26.2018 - A diabetes support group has been formed for residents in western Oklahoma and will meet monthly starting February 16.

SWOSU Sets Health Sciences Careers Fair for January 30

01.18.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s 3rd annual Health Science Careers Fair will be held Tuesday, January 30, in the Memorial Student Center Ballroom on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Community Chorus is Open to Area Residents

01.12.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Community Chorus is active once again this spring and will perform a concert in April and also be featured in the vocal/choral division’s opera production of Giacomo Puccini’s Suor Angelica in March.

Poetry Contest Entries Due January 31

01.09.2018 - A poetry contest with cash prizes is being held by Westview magazine at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

SWOSU Ranked High in U.S. News & World Report Online Program Rankings

01.09.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford is the highest-ranked Oklahoma regional university in the 2018 edition of the Best Online Bachelor’s Programs in the United States, according to U.S. News & World Report.

SWOSU Plans Competitions During MLK Week

01.08.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University students in the Collegiate Activities Board and Student Government Association have organized essay and art competitions as part of the upcoming Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Week on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Student Consultant Projects Lead to Business Innovations in Oklahoma

01.03.2018 - The newly implemented Southwestern Oklahoma State University Student Retail Consultancy program in Weatherford resulted in value-added opportunities for Oklahoma businesses and real-world experiences for students’ resumes.

Chemical Dependency Seminar Planned January 23 at SWOSU

01.02.2018 - A chemical dependency seminar is planned Tuesday, January 23, at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.