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Latest Miscellaneous News Releases


Boba Tea Sales & Pho Night Planned at SWOSU

10.18.2017 - The Asian American Student Association (AASA) has two upcoming food events—Boba Tea Sales and Pho Night—coming up on the Southwestern Oklahoma State University campus in Weatherford.

Two SWOSU Bass Fishing Team Members Qualify for Nationals

10.18.2017 - SWOSU Tournament Bass Fishing Team members Dalton Warrington of Thomas and Charles Blood of Canton had a recent big weekend (October 14-15) at Ft. Gibson Lake in Waggoner.

Missiles of Oklahoma Seminar Planned October 26 at SWOSU

10.18.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford will host a free “Missiles of Oklahoma” seminar on Thursday, October 26, featuring nationally-known author Michael Dobbs and SWOSU history instructor Landry Brewer.

Juliana Bell Named Chair of SWOSU Department of Nursing

10.17.2017 - Juliana Bell has been appointed chair of the Department of Nursing at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

Surplus Auction Planned November 3 at SWOSU

10.17.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University has scheduled a surplus property auction on Friday, November 3, beginning at 9 a.m. on the Weatherford campus. The public is invited to attend.

Extra Life Lock-In Game Night Planned by SWOSU Computer Club

10.17.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Computer Club will hold its annual Extra Life Lock-In fundraising game night for the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals starting on Friday evening, October 27, and continuing through early Saturday morning.

Summer Camp and Recreation Day Planned Tuesday at SWOSU

10.13.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University will host a Summer Camp and Recreation Day on Tuesday, October 17, for students looking for summer jobs.

SWOSU Org Plans Halloween Bag Fundraiser

10.12.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s LGBTQ+ organization—known as the GSM (Gender and Sexual Minorities) Project—will be selling and delivering Halloween Bags as a fundraiser for the club on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU-Sayre Literary Festival Planned October 25

10.11.2017 - The seventh annual SWOSU-Sayre Fall Literary Festival is Wednesday, October 25.

SWOSU Organization Sponsoring Book Drive

10.09.2017 - The Student Oklahoma Education Association at Southwestern Oklahoma State University is sponsoring a book drive through November 3 on the Weatherford campus.

High School Counselors Win $1,000 SWOSU Scholarships for Seniors

10.09.2017 - Two high school counselors each won a $1,000 scholarship for a high school senior who chooses to attend Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

Sixty-Two SWOSU Student Orgs Receive Allocations

10.06.2017 - Sixty-two student organizations at Southwestern Oklahoma State University received funds totaling $72,800 during recent Student Activities Allocations Committee hearings on the Weatherford campus.

Five to Compete for Miss SWOSU’s Outstanding Teen Title

10.04.2017 - Five teens will compete for the title of Miss SWOSU’s Outstanding Teen at this year's pageant on October 28 at 7 p.m. in the Fine Arts Center on the Weatherford campus.

“Missiles of Oklahoma” Seminars Planned in October at SWOSU

10.02.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University is hosting a free two-night “Missiles of Oklahoma” seminar in October featuring nationally-known author Michael Dobbs and SWOSU history instructor Landry Brewer.

Senator Lankford Talks Healthcare Issues with SWOSU Students

09.28.2017 - United States Senator James Lankford recently spent an hour via the internet from his Washington, D.C. office with Southwestern Oklahoma State University students in the US Healthcare Systems class, taught by Sharon Lawrence, on the Weatherford campus.

Zach Jones is New Chair of SWOSU Biological Sciences Department

09.28.2017 - Dr. Zach Jones is the new chair of the Biological Sciences Department at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

SWOSU Accepting Homecoming Parade Entries

09.27.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University is accepting float entry forms for the 2017 homecoming parade on Saturday, November 4, at 1:30 p.m. in Weatherford’s Towne Centre. The theme for this year is “Once a Bulldog, Always a Bulldog!”

SWOSU Holds Campus Safety Awareness Month

09.26.2017 - For the third year in a row, Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford is observing Campus Safety Month during the month of September.

Student Orgs Seeking Funds Have October 2 Deadline

09.22.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University student organizations seeking funds from student activity fees have a deadline of October 2 for applications.

High School Counselors Win $1,000 Scholarships for Seniors

09.21.2017 - Two high school counselors each won a $1,000 scholarship for a high school senior who chooses to attend Southwestern Oklahoma State University.