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Latest Miscellaneous News Releases


Harlem Globetrotters Present Money Ball to Pioneer Cellular Event Center

07.28.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University and the Pioneer Cellular Event Center have received a Harlem Globetrotter Red, White and Blue “Money Ball” in recognition of the world famous basketball team breaking box office records during the team’s 2016 North American Tour, including a February 2 stop in Weatherford.

Step Out of Your Box and Into a Square this Fall

07.26.2016 - A continuing education activity by the Hi-Stepper Square Dance Club will be offered this fall at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford. The focus will be square dancing.

Arts Academy Coming to SWOSU

07.21.2016 - The Weatherford Arts Council is hosting its 23rd annual Weatherford Arts Academy on July 25-29 at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

Paula Jeanne Horsburgh Memorial Scholarship Awarded at SWOSU

07.19.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University student Alexis Ann Schroeder of Hydro has been named the 2016-2017 Paula Jeanne Horsburgh Memorial Scholar by the SWOSU Foundation, Inc., in Weatherford.

SWOSU Event Seeking Vendors & Entertainers

07.18.2016 - The Southwestern Oklahoma State University Staff Counsel (SSC) is in the planning stages of its 2nd annual SWOSU Bulldog Bazaar (arts and crafts event) planned during Parent’s Day weekend September 24 on the Weatherford campus.

Upward Bound Students Help Clean

07.06.2016 - Upward Bound students from Anadarko, Burns Flat, Carnegie, Clinton and Watonga recently volunteered picking up concrete and rocks from the old Ford Dealership site in Weatherford.

Burrows Wins Leadership Weatherford Award

06.20.2016 - Kyle Burrows was the recent winner of the John Hays LeaderServant Award presented by the Leadership Weatherford program.

SWOSU CEBD Continues to Help Businesses and Students

06.15.2016 - The Center for Economic and Business Development at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford continues to focus on increasing the economic vitality of western Oklahoma.

Filipino Martial Culture Activity Offered this Summer at SWOSU

06.10.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University is offering a Continuing Education activity entitled Filipino Martial Culture this summer on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Alumni & Friends Magazine Relaunched

06.08.2016 - The Southwestern Oklahoma State University Foundation, Inc. and the SWOSU Alumni Association, Inc. have relaunched Echoes From the Hill, a magazine of SWOSU’s friends, supporters, alumni and emeriti.

Six Area Students Heading to Miss Oklahoma Competition

05.31.2016 - Weatherford area students will be represented at the Miss Oklahoma Pageant set for June 4-11 in the Tulsa Mabee Center.

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.