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Pioneer Cellular and SWOSU Presented Partnership Excellence Award

03.15.2018 - Twenty-seven 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 a reception in Edmond were Southwestern Oklahoma State University and Pioneer Cellular.

Harold Jackson Family Supports Public School Teachers with Major Gift to SWOSU Foundation

03.15.2018 - Former Regional University System of Oklahoma (RUSO) Regent and Southwestern Oklahoma State University (SWOSU) emeritus faculty and staff member Harold W. Jackson (SWOSU Class of 1966) has made monumental investments in students studying to become public school teachers.

SWOSU Student One of 12 Nationwide Selected to Present NASA Research

03.13.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University student Tommy Crews of El Reno was one of 12 students from across the nation that was selected to present NASA-sponsored research at the recent National Council of Space Grant Directors meeting in Washington, D.C.

Hennessey Senior Wins Digital Graphic Art Contest at SWOSU

03.13.2018 - Hennessey High School student Mirian Ortega recently won a digital graphic art contest for high school seniors at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

Literacy Event for Elementary Children and Families Planned April 5 at SWOSU

03.13.2018 - Elementary-aged children and their families are invited to a fun “Literacy Across the Curriculum” event planned Thursday, April 5, at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

Crowder Lake Park Plans Opening Day

03.13.2018 - Crowder Lake Park (CLP), located seven miles south of Weatherford and operated by Southwestern Oklahoma State University, will have opening day activities on Saturday, April 7.

SWOSU Clarifies Policy Regarding Use of Campus Facilities as Public Storm Shelters

03.08.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University reminds Weatherford residents to plan to seek shelter at home or in a personal shelter when tornadic conditions exist.

Zeta Phi Selling Donuts to Benefit Relay for Life

03.07.2018 - Zeta Phi will sell Hurts Donuts on Wednesday, March 14, from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. in the Memorial Student Center on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Senior Salute Rescheduled for April 3-4

03.06.2018 - Due to an ice storm cancelling the original Senior Salute for SWOSU graduating seniors, a new date for Senior Salute has been set for April 3-4.

Star Wars Movie and Costume Contest Planned Monday at SWOSU

03.06.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Residence Life Department continues their movie series with Star Wars the Last Jedi this Monday, March 12, on the Weatherford campus.

Holi Festival of Colours Planned Friday at SWOSU

03.05.2018 - The SWOSU International Student Association (SISA) will host a Holi Festival this Friday, March 9, at 3 p.m. on the Weatherford campus.

Intertribal Powwow Planned Saturday on SWOSU Campus

03.05.2018 - An intertribal powwow will be held this Saturday evening, March 10, at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

First Ever Parks and Rec Career Fair Planned March 7 at SWOSU

03.02.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Career Services will host its first-ever Parks and Recreation Career and Resource Fair this Wednesday, March 7, on the Weatherford campus.

Oklahoma Oil & Gas, Mineral and Land Conference Planned March 16 at SWOSU

02.28.2018 - A free conference on Oklahoma Oil & Gas, Mineral and Land is planned March 16 at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

Cancer Researcher to Speak at SWOSU Maness Seminar Series on March 7

02.27.2018 - Dr. Gary Gorbsky, program chair of the Cell Cycle and Cancer Biology Research Program at the Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation, will be guest speaker at the Southwestern Oklahoma State University Department of Biological Sciences J.D. Maness Seminar Series on Wednesday, March 7.

National Foreign Language Week Planned for First Time at SWOSU

02.26.2018 - National Foreign Language Week will be held for the first time at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

SWOSU-Sayre Plans Timed WARP

02.26.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University at Sayre will host the 19th annual Timed W.A.R.P. (Writing and Research Project) on Thursday, March 15.

Class A Area Basketball Tourney is Feb. 23-24 and 26 at SWOSU

02.23.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University will host a Class A boys and girls area basketball tournament on Friday, Saturday and Monday (Feb. 23-24 and 26) on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Hosting Class A Area Basketball Tourney this Weekend

02.20.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University will host a Class A boys and girls area basketball tournament this Thursday through Saturday (Feb. 22-24) on the Weatherford campus.

“Dreamer” is Focus of AAUW Spring Luncheon

02.20.2018 - “Dreamer” will be the focus of the American Association of University Women annual spring luncheon to be held Thursday, March 15, on the campus of Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.