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Powwow Planned Saturday on SWOSU Campus

03.20.2017 - A powwow will be held this Saturday evening, March 25, at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

“We Wear Purple” Campaign Underway to Help Relay for Life

03.09.2017 - “We Wear Purple” is a campaign that a promotional strategies class at Southwestern Oklahoma State University is doing to raise awareness for the upcoming American Cancer Society Relay for Life event on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Group Helping with Collection of Items for Fire Victims

03.09.2017 - Area residents are collecting items for the Woodward area fire victims, and the Southwestern Oklahoma State University chapter of Gamma Epsilon Alpha Delta is helping with the efforts.

Entry Deadline is March 24 for Visual Arts Juried Exhibition at SWOSU

03.09.2017 - The SWOSU Visiting Artist Program is hosting a Visual Arts Juried Exhibition in mid-April/early May, and digital entries are being accepted through March 24.

Bollywood Musical Revue Coming to SWOSU

03.08.2017 - Taj Express: The Bollywood Musical Revue will be staged Wednesday, April 5, at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford as part of the university’s Panorama series.

Tau Kappa Epsilon Fraternity Receives National Recognition

02.28.2017 - The Southwestern Oklahoma State University men of Tau Kappa Epsilon (TKE) have been recognized as one of the top TKE chapters in the nation.

Delaware Resources Group Promotes SWOSU & Global Oklahoma

02.27.2017 - Oklahoma City-based Delaware Resources Group (DRG) recently paid tribute to Southwestern Oklahoma State University with campuses in Weatherford and Sayre as part of DRG’s “Global Oklahoma” promotional effort.

Area Residents Enjoy SWOSU Medieval Arts & Crafts Fair

02.24.2017 - Area residents recently enjoyed the 2nd annual SWOSU Medieval Arts & Crafts Fair on the campus of Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

Grazing Lands Pollinator Ecologist to Speak Wednesday at SWOSU

02.24.2017 - Ray Moranz, grazing lands pollinator ecologist with the Xerces Society, will be the featured speaker at this Wednesday’s (March 1) Southwestern Oklahoma State University Department of Biological Sciences Joseph D. Maness Seminar Series on the Weatherford campus.

Nicole Laitran is February Honoree at SWOSU

02.22.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s February “Dawg of the Month” is Nicole Laitran of Portland (OR).

SWOSU Hosting Class 3A & 4A Speech Tournament

02.20.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University will once again be home to its annual speech tournament scheduled for this Friday and Saturday, February 24-25, on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Students Win Prizes by Completing Title IX Training

02.16.2017 - Three Southwestern Oklahoma State University students recently won prizes for completing Title IX online training on the Weatherford campus.

Sexual Assault Awareness Class Planned February 20 in Weatherford

02.14.2017 - A sexual assault awareness class is being held Monday, February 20, at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

Valentine’s Dinner on Tuesday, Feb. 14

02.13.2017 - SWOSU will host a Valentine’s Dinner on Tuesday, February 14, from 4:30-6:30 p.m. The meal will be served at Duke’s Diner in the Memorial Student Center. All meal plans are accepted. For others not having a meal plan, cost is $10 for adults and $5.95 for children under five.

Medieval Arts & Crafts Show Planned February 18 at SWOSU

02.09.2017 - A medieval arts and crafts show will be held Saturday, February 18, on the campus of Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown Coming to SWOSU

02.08.2017 - You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown is coming to Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

Bud and Wanda Smalley Memorial Scholarship Established at SWOSU

02.07.2017 - It is scholarship season at the Southwestern Oklahoma State University Foundation in Weatherford, and among the newest scholarship funds established is the Bud & Wanda Smalley Memorial Scholarship Fund, which will benefit SWOSU students studying business at the junior and senior levels.

SWOSU Librarian One of Eight Selected to Write for ALA Blog

02.07.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University librarian Frederic Murray is one of eight librarians selected to write for the Office for Intellectual Freedom (OIF) of the American Library Association (ALA).

Enrollment Has Increased Six Consecutive Fall & Spring Semesters at SWOSU

02.06.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University with campuses in Weatherford and Sayre has enjoyed enrollment increases for the past six consecutive fall and spring semesters—something not common at colleges and universities in Oklahoma.

High School and College Jazz Bands Participating at SWOSU Festival

02.02.2017 - Sixteen high school and college jazz bands will participate in the Southwestern Oklahoma State University Jazz Band Contest on Friday, February 10, as part of the SWOSU Jazz Festival activities on the Weatherford campus.