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SWOSU Tech Trek Accepting Nominations for Math and Science Camp for Girls

01.17.2017 - Rising eighth grade girls from Oklahoma will have the opportunity this summer to experience a Tech Trek STEM camp at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

Glow Prom Planned at SWOSU for Special Olympics Students

01.12.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Student Council for Exceptional Children and Kappa Delta Pi are inviting students who qualify for Special Olympics to the 2017 Glow Prom, which is March 7 on the Southwestern Oklahoma State University campus in Weatherford.

SWOSU Offering Six Continuing Education Activities in Spring Semester

12.06.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University is offering six Continuing Education activities during the upcoming 2017 spring semester on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Single Parent's Network Hosting Elevate Through Education in Elk City

12.01.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University and the SWOSU Single Parent’s Network (SPN) is hosting an “Elevate Through Education” night for single residents in the Elk City area.

Keith Dodson Family Honored by SWOSU College of Pharmacy

11.30.2016 - Members of the Keith Dodson family were recently honored with the College of Pharmacy Heritage Award at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

Community Holiday Art Exhibition Planned at SWOSU

11.22.2016 - The SWOSU Visiting Artist Program will host a Community Holiday Art Exhibition on December 1-14 on the Weatherford campus.

SWIFT Awarded $1.25 Million to Help Rural Communities

11.14.2016 - Southwest Intermediary Finance Team, Inc. (SWIFT) has been awarded funds from two United States Department of Agriculture loan programs, totaling $1.25 million.

Health Careers Day is Friday at SWOSU

11.14.2016 - Health Careers Day will be held at Southwestern Oklahoma State University this Friday, November 18.

Weatherford Merchants to Celebrate SWOSU Homecoming

11.04.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford will host its 2016 Homecoming on November 10-12 with a wide variety of festivities.

SWOSU Sets Surplus Property Auction for October 28

10.13.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University has scheduled a surplus property auction on Friday, October 28, beginning at 9 a.m. on the Weatherford campus. The public is invited to attend.

Personal Financial Management Course Being Offered in October at SWOSU

09.20.2016 - A personal financial management course is being offered in October by the Southwestern Oklahoma State University Continuing Education Department in collaboration with the Everett Dobson School of Technology and Business.

Congress to Campus Events Planned September 29 at SWOSU

09.16.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University students and western Oklahoma residents are reminded to register for a private reception for former Congressmen Glenn English and Mickey Edwards during a “Congress to Campus” event being held Thursday, September 29, on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU PLC Students Stock Shelves at New Food Center

08.19.2016 - Several students in the President’s Leadership Class at Southwestern Oklahoma State University recently volunteered to stock shelves at the new Weatherford Food & Resource Center that is now open.

SWOSU Students Participate in New Sales Shadow Program

08.18.2016 - During the 2016 summer session, 32 graduate and undergraduate students had the opportunity to gain hands-on, real-world experience in their Sales Skills and Management course at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

SWOSU’S Crowder Lake Hosts Trail Life Summer Camp

08.09.2016 - Crowder Lake University Park was the site for the recent week-long Trail Life Troop 384 Summer Camp 2016.

Five Continuing Education Activities Planned at SWOSU this Fall

08.05.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University is offering five Continuing Education activities during the upcoming 2016 fall semester on the Weatherford campus.

Step Out of Your Box and Into a Square this Fall

07.26.2016 - A continuing education activity by the Hi-Stepper Square Dance Club will be offered this fall at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford. The focus will be square dancing.

SWOSU CEBD Continues to Help Businesses and Students

06.15.2016 - The Center for Economic and Business Development at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford continues to focus on increasing the economic vitality of western Oklahoma.

Community Conversation on Domestic Violence Planned June 23 at SWOSU

06.07.2016 - A Community Conversation on Domestic Violence will be held at Southwestern Oklahoma State University on Thursday, June 23. The program is spearheaded by the Oklahoma Commission on the Status of Women and is being sponsored by the American Association of University Women chapter in Weatherford.

SWOSU Student Body Named Volunteer of the Year

06.03.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s student body was recently named “Volunteer of the Year” at Weatherford’s Burcham Elementary School.