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Latest Miscellaneous News Releases


SWOSU Freshmen Gather for Class Picture

08.21.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s 2017 freshman class gathered August 19 for mass orientation and took time for a class photo on the Weatherford campus.

Info Meeting Planned September 5 for Miss SWOSU Pageant

08.16.2017 - An informational meeting for the Miss SWOSU Scholarship Pageant is planned Tuesday, September 5, on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU’s Tau Kappa Epsilon and Member Win Impressive Awards

08.16.2017 - The Southwestern Oklahoma State University social fraternity Tau Kappa Epsilon (TKE) in Weatherford and one of its members recently received several outstanding national awards at the 59th Biennial Conclave of TKE held in New Orleans.

Ten Continuing Education Activities Planned at SWOSU

08.15.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University is offering 10 Continuing Education activities during the upcoming 2017 fall semester on the Weatherford and Sayre campuses.

Blood Drive Planned August 21 at SWOSU

08.14.2017 - The Oklahoma Blood Institute will conduct a blood drive at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford on Monday, August 21, from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m.

Seven SWOSU Students Receive NASA STEM Awards

08.08.2017 - Seven Southwestern Oklahoma State University students in Weatherford recently received a NASA STEM Award to mentor eighth grade girls at the recent Tech Trek camp held on the SWOSU campus in Weatherford.

SWOSU Students Complete Degrees after Summer Semester

07.28.2017 - A total of 195 students at Southwestern Oklahoma State University complete requirements for either associate, bachelor’s or master’s degrees this summer on the Weatherford and Sayre campus locations.

OKC Thunder Exec to Speak August 1 at SWOSU

07.24.2017 - Christine Berney, vice president of community relations with the OKC Thunder, will be speaker at a “Lunch and Learn” event on Tuesday, August 1, at Southwestern Oklahoma State University.

Tech Trek Continues Through July 22 at SWOSU

07.19.2017 - The 2017 Tech Trek at SWOSU Committee is busy hosting girls entering the 8th grade at the annual Tech Trek camp powered by the American Association of University Women.

Comedian Gabriel “Fluffy” Iglesias Coming to SWOSU

07.06.2017 - Comedian Gabriel “Fluffy” Iglesias will perform at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in November, and online ticket sales will begin Friday, July 14, at 10 a.m.

Alexander, Hummel and Davis Named to New Positions at SWOSU

07.06.2017 - Three Southwestern Oklahoma State University employees have new positions on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Summer Enrollment Up 5.1%

06.27.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s enrollment number is up 5.1% in 2017 compared to enrollment during the 2016 summer semester.

SWOSU Receives $17,158 Grant from FEMA

06.27.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford has received a $17,158 grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency, a division of the U. S. Department of Homeland Security.

Joel Kendall Appointed Chair of SWOSU Department of Art, Communication & Theatre

06.22.2017 - Dr. Joel Kendall has been appointed chair of the Department of Art, Communication and Theatre in the College of Arts & Sciences at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

SWOSU Receives $10,000 Grant from National Endowment for the Arts

06.15.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford has received a $10,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Arts to support Touch and See Your Park, a series of events to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Washita River Massacre.

Home & Outdoor Living Expo this Weekend in Weatherford

06.06.2017 - The Pioneer Cellular Event Center on the Southwestern Oklahoma State University campus will be the site for a free home and outdoor expo this Saturday and Sunday, June 10-11, in Weatherford.

SWOSU Ranked in Nation's Top 25 Universities by MSN

06.05.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University with campus locations in Weatherford and Sayre has made a top 25 list for the best universities in the nation.

Bayless and Clay to Represent SWOSU at Miss Oklahoma Pageants

05.30.2017 - Miss SWOSU Elizabeth Bayless of Hennessey and Miss SWOSU’s Outstanding Teen Kaelin Clay of Idabel will represent Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford at the Miss Oklahoma Pageant set for June 3-10 in the Tulsa Mabee Center.

SWOSU Nursing Students Help with Memorial Marathon for 11 Straight Years

05.23.2017 - Sixteen Southwestern Oklahoma State University nursing students from Weatherford recently volunteered their services in the medical tent at the 16th annual Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon.

Medieval Arts Fighter Practice Planned Monday at SWOSU

05.18.2017 - A fighter practice with members of the Society of Creative Anachronism (SCA) will be held this Monday, May 22, at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.