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Latest Miscellaneous News Releases


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.

New SWOSU STEAM Camp Accepting Nominations for Seventh Grade Girls

01.08.2018 - Girls from across Oklahoma will have the opportunity to experience a new camp featuring STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts and Mathematics) at Southwestern Oklahoma State University (SWOSU) in Weatherford.

Harlem Globetrotters Bringing 2018 Tour to SWOSU

12.19.2017 - After 91 years of thrilling and exciting crowds of basketball fans all over the world, the Harlem Globetrotters will bring their 2018 “Amazing Feats of Basketball World Tour” to the Pioneer Cellular Event Center on the campus of Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford on Sunday, February 4, at 1 p.m.

SWOSU Students Win Prizes by Completing Title IX Training

12.14.2017 - Three Southwestern Oklahoma State University students recently won prizes for completing Title IX online training on the Weatherford campus.

216 Donors Participate in SWOSU’s December Blood Drive

12.14.2017 - Oklahoma Blood Institute officials were pleased with the results from the Southwestern Oklahoma State University blood drive held December 4-5 in Weatherford.

SWOSU Wins in Voter Registration Contest

12.11.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University was recently recognized by the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education for its civic engagement work in a voter registration drive through the OK Campus Compact.

SWOSU Students to Enjoy Late-Night Breakfast on Sunday

12.06.2017 - All SWOSU students are invited to the annual late-night "President's Pancake Breakfast" on Sunday, December 10, on the Weatherford campus.

Donors to Receive Long-Sleeved Shirt at December 4-5 Blood Drive

11.28.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University will sponsor a blood drive on Monday and Tuesday, December 4-5, on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Foundation Names New Officers, Recognizes Service of Jim Mogg

11.28.2017 - The Southwestern Oklahoma State University Foundation Board of Trustees in Weatherford has new officers and committee chairs.

Upcoming Date Reminders for SWOSU Students

11.27.2017 - With the end of semester approaching quickly at Southwestern Oklahoma State University, there are some important dates for students to remember:

Giving Tree for Locals Being Sponsored by SWOSU Offices

11.27.2017 - SWOSU’s Career Services and New Student Orientation is hosting a “Giving Tree” this holiday season and is seeking people who would like to sponsor a person.

Don Dowling Family Honored by SWOSU College of Pharmacy

11.21.2017 - Members of the Don Dowling family were recently honored with the College of Pharmacy Heritage Award at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

Interactive Exhibit at Washita Battlefield Site Wins National Award

11.20.2017 - An interactive exhibit—Touch and See Your Park— at the Washita Battlefield National Historic Site (WBNHS) that was created by Southwestern Oklahoma State University faculty and staff in Weatherford has won the 2017 National Park Service (NPS) Interpretive Design Project Achievement Accessibility Award.

SWOSU Staff Employees Honored at Reception

11.20.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University staff employees were honored for their years of service at a recent reception held on the Weatherford campus.

Take an Underwater Picture with Santa at SWOSU

11.16.2017 - Ever wanted an underwater picture with Santa Claus? Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Scuba Club in Weatherford is going to make it happen.

Flex-Chem Makes Giving Tuesday Gift To SWOSU

11.16.2017 - Flex-Chem Corporation is generously providing a $10,000 matching donation to Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford as part of the university’s 2017 Giving Tuesday Scholarships Fundraising Competition.

Noble Research Institute Professor to Speak Wednesday at SWOSU

11.06.2017 - Dr. Carolyn Young, associate professor of molecular mycology in the Forage Improvements Division at the Samuel Roberts Noble Research Institute, will be guest speaker at the Southwestern Oklahoma State University Department of Biological Sciences J.D. Maness Seminar Series this Wednesday, November 8.

Winners Announced for SWOSU Homecoming Activities

11.06.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford celebrated Homecoming on November 4, and winners of the various competitions have been announced.

Willow Missile-Site Historic Marker Ceremony Planned Friday

11.06.2017 - An example of Southwest Oklahoma’s historical importance is on display in Greer County, and the public is invited to see it this Friday, November 10, at 2 p.m.

Health Careers Day Planned November 17 at SWOSU

11.03.2017 - Health Careers Day will be held at Southwestern Oklahoma State University on Friday, November 17.