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Tech Trek Continues Through July 22 at SWOSU

07.19.2017 - The 2017 Tech Trek at SWOSU Committee is busy hosting girls entering the 8th grade at the annual Tech Trek camp powered by the American Association of University Women.

SWOSU Receives $17,158 Grant from FEMA

06.27.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford has received a $17,158 grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency, a division of the U. S. Department of Homeland Security.

Medieval Arts Fighter Practice Planned Monday at SWOSU

05.18.2017 - A fighter practice with members of the Society of Creative Anachronism (SCA) will be held this Monday, May 22, at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

SWOSU Offering 27 Summer Youth Camps

05.08.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University has 27 public youth camps taking place this summer on the Weatherford campus.

Community Development Assignment Offers SWOSU Students Real-World Business Experience

04.19.2017 - Sixty-five Southwestern Oklahoma State University Intro to Business students had the opportunity this spring semester to write and present community development proposals to Weatherford Mayor Mike Brown and Weatherford Economic Development Director Chuck Dougherty as part of a collaborative class assignment designed to empower student learning through hands-on experiences.

SWOSU Summer Science and Mathematics Academy Accepting Applications

03.30.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University will host its Summer Science and Mathematics Academy (SSMA) June 11-23 on the Weatherford campus, and applications are now being accepted.

Chicago Professor to Speak at SWOSU’s Maness Seminar Series

03.27.2017 - Dr. Mark Mandel of the Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University in Chicago will be guest speaker this week on the Southwestern Oklahoma State University campus in Weatherford as part of the Department of Biological Sciences’ Joseph D. Maness Seminar Series.

SWOSU Hosting Regional Speech Tournament

03.23.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University is hosting the Class 3A/4A Southwest Regional Tournament this Friday and Saturday, March 24-25, on the Weatherford campus.

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.

SWOSU Hosting Class 4A Area Basketball Tourney

02.27.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University will host a Class 4A boys and girls area basketball tournament this Thursday through Saturday (March 2-4) on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Hosting Class B Basketball Tourney this Weekend

02.22.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University will host a Class B boys and girls area basketball tournament this Thursday through Saturday (Feb. 23-25) 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.

SWOSU Students Help Disaster Relief Efforts in Northwest Oklahoma

02.09.2017 - Members of the Baptist Collegiate Ministry at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford recently assisted in disaster relief efforts in northwest Oklahoma.

Valentine's Instagram Scavenger Hunt Planned at SWOSU

02.08.2017 - A Valentine’s Instagram Scavenger Hunt to benefit the First Choice Pregnancy Center is planned this Monday, February 13, by the Nurses Christian Fellowship Organization of Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

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.