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Latest Miscellaneous News Releases


Send Off Event Planned June 1 for Miss SWOSU Representatives

05.23.2016 - A sendoff celebration will be held on Wednesday, June 1, for 2016 Miss SWOSU Maybree Rittenhouse of Lawton and Miss SWOSU’s Outstanding Teen Natalie Yadon of Woodward before they head to the Miss Oklahoma Pageant in Tulsa.

Summer Community Chorus Planned at SWOSU

05.23.2016 - Area residents who like to sing are invited to participate in a community chorus being sponsored this summer by Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

SWOSU Offering 28 Summer Youth Camps

05.12.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University has 28 public youth camps taking place this summer on the Weatherford campus.

Take Back Day for Prescription Drugs Planned Thursday on SWOSU Campus

05.02.2016 - The Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics will host a Prescription Drug Take Back Day this Thursday, May 5, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the Southwestern Oklahoma State University campus in Weatherford.

SWOSU Awarded Grant for Single Moms' Network

04.28.2016 - The Women’s Foundation of Oklahoma, in their effort to create economic self-sufficiency for Oklahoma women and girls, has awarded a $3,500 grant to Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford to establish a SWOSU Single Moms’ Network.

SWOSU Biology Honors Majors at Banquet

04.28.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Department of Biological Sciences recently held its annual end-of-year banquet on the Weatherford campus.

Hays Wins T-Shirts Quilt

04.22.2016 - Rita Hays won this quilt that was comprised of shirts from various Southwestern Oklahoma State University clubs and organizations.

SWOSU Students Attend Oklahoma Promise Day

04.20.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University students Cameron and Clinton Horn of Carnegie (sister/brother)with State Senator Mike Schulz at 2016 Oklahoma Promise Day activities held April 19 at the State Capitol in Oklahoma City.

5K Run Planned to Support Pregnancy Care Center

04.18.2016 - In an effort to support the First Choice Pregnancy Center in Weatherford, there will be a 5K Fun Run this Saturday, April 23.

SWOSUPalooza Concert Featuring Whiskey Myers is Tuesday

04.15.2016 - Get ready to dance the night away as Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Student Government Association presents the 2016 SWOSUPalooza this Tuesday, April 19, in the Pioneer Cellular Event Center on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Biology Club Staging Plant Sale on Thursday

04.15.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University's Biology Club will host its always-popular plant sale this Thursday, April 21, from 8 a.m. to approximately 4 p.m. in the Memorial Student Center lobby on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU's Research and Scholarly Activity Fair is Tuesday

04.14.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s 23rd annual Research and Scholarly Activity Fair will be held this Tuesday, April 19, on the Weatherford campus, and the public is invited to attend the event featuring over 235 students and faculty.

Clinton Veteran's Center to be Site for Saturday's Miss America Serves Day

04.13.2016 - The Veteran’s Center in western Oklahoma, located in Clinton, will be one of three sites in Oklahoma this Saturday, April 16, that will have Miss Oklahoma and Miss Oklahoma’s Teen candidates participating in Miss America Serves Day.

Unique SWOSU Quilt to Benefit American Cancer Society

03.31.2016 - Feeling lucky and want to win a quilt made from shirts of various Southwestern Oklahoma State University clubs and organizations?

AASA's All-You-Can-Eat Spring Roll Night is Tuesday

03.31.2016 - The traditional Vietnamese Spring Roll recipe is a fresh and healthy recipe, full of veggies, lean meat and shrimp wrapped in soft rice paper.

Blood Drive Planned Monday and Tuesday at SWOSU

03.30.2016 - Area residents and students are encouraged to support the Oklahoma Blood Institute as Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Collegiate Activities Board (CAB) hosts a blood drive this Monday and Tuesday, April 4-5, on the Weatherford campus.

Preston Barber Speaking at SWOSU Physics Banquet

03.29.2016 - The Southwestern Oklahoma State University Division of Physics will host its annual Physics Spring Alumni Banquet this Saturday, April 2, at 7 p.m. at the Stafford Air and Space Museum in Weatherford.

Bar-S Foods and SWOSU Presented Partnership Excellence Award

03.29.2016 - Twenty-eight business and higher education partnerships throughout the state were recently recognized for innovative collaborations that further the education of Oklahoma’s workforce, and among the partnerships recognized at the reception in Edmond were Southwestern Oklahoma State University and Bar-S Foods.

Glowing for a Cure Run & Walk Set Thursday at SWOSU

03.28.2016 - Race day for the Glowing for a Cure 5K&1 Mile Run/Walk at Southwestern Oklahoma State University is rapidly approaching, and a large crowd of participants is expected for the Thursday, March 31, evening event on the Weatherford campus.

Yukon, Weatherford and Drummond Win Sweepstakes at SWOSU Interscholastic Meet (SWIM)

03.25.2016 - Yukon, Weatherford and Drummond high schools won sweepstakes titles at the 103rd annual Southwestern Oklahoma State University Interscholastic Meet held March 24 on the Weatherford campus.