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Latest Miscellaneous News Releases


SWOSU Commencement Ceremonies to be Livestreamed

04.27.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University will hold commencement activities May 4-6 on the Weatherford and Sayre campuses, and all four ceremonies will be livestreamed.

Free Late Night Pancake Breakfast Planned Sunday for SWOSU Students

04.27.2017 - All Southwestern Oklahoma State University students are invited to a late-night "President's Pancake Breakfast" this Sunday, April 30, on the Weatherford campus.

U.S. Education Department Relaxes Financial Aid Process for SWOSU Students

04.26.2017 - The U.S. Education Department recently gave Southwestern Oklahoma State University and other universities flexibility in verifying applications for scholarships, grants and loans while an online tool used to apply for federal student aid is out of commission.

Thunder Youth Basketball Camp Planned at SWOSU

04.11.2017 - The Oklahoma City Thunder will hold a youth basketball summer camp at the Pioneer Cellular Event Center, located on the Southwestern Oklahoma State University campus in Weatherford.

Hang Out in the SWOSU Hammock Lounge

04.11.2017 - SWOSU’s Student Government Association (SGA) has recently opened a new attraction on the Weatherford campus—the SWOSU Hammock Lounge.

SWOSU TKE’s SIT-A-THON to Benefit Children's Hospital

04.11.2017 - Through Thursday (April 13) at 2 p.m., members of Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Tau Kappa Epsilon (TKE) social fraternity are having a SIT-A-THON to raise money and awareness for St. Jude Children’s Hospital.

Wildlife Conservation Director to Speak Wednesday at SWOSU

04.10.2017 - J.D. Strong, Weatherford native and director of the Oklahoma Division of Wildlife Conservation, will be featured at the Southwestern Oklahoma State University Department of Biological Sciences Joseph D. Maness Seminar Series on Wednesday, April 12.

SWOSU Research & Scholarly Activity Fair is April 13

04.06.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s 24th annual Research and Scholarly Activity Fair involving 200 students and faculty will be held Thursday, April 13, from 12 noon until 3 p.m. in the Pioneer Cellular Event Center in Weatherford.

SWOSU Students Seeking to Lead the SGA

04.05.2017 - The SWOSU Student Government Association (SGA) in Weatherford will hold elections for the positions of student body president, vice president and treasurer this Tuesday, April 11.

Dress for Success Event Planned Saturday

04.04.2017 - The Society of Women Engineers collegiate chapter at SWOSU is hosting a “Dress for Success” program this Saturday, April 8, at 11 a.m. at the Stafford Air & Space Museum in Weatherford. Admission is free and everyone is invited.

SWOSU Student Wins Grand Prize at Oklahoma Research Day

04.03.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University student Madison Duckwall of Newcastle recently won the overall grand prize for her synthetic biology research at Oklahoma’s Research Day held recently at the State Capitol in Oklahoma City.

SWOSU Blood Drive on April 10-11

04.03.2017 - The SWOSU Collegiate Activities Board (CAB) is sponsoring a blood drive on the Weatherford campus on Monday and Tuesday, April 10-11, from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. in the Wellness Center.

Black Kettle Bust Unveiled at SWOSU

03.31.2017 - Black Kettle Hall at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford will have a new addition soon.

Candace Anthony is March Dawg of the Month

03.30.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s March “Dawg of the Month” is Candace Anthony of Binger.

Taj Express: The Bollywood Musical Revue is this Wednesday at SWOSU

03.30.2017 - Taj Express: The Bollywood Musical Revue will be staged this Wednesday, April 5, at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford as part of the university’s Panorama series.

SWOSUPalooza is Thursday

03.28.2017 - The 2017 SWOSUPalooza is set for this Thursday, March 30, in the Pioneer Cellular Event Center on the Weatherford campus and the annual music event is open to the public.

Hazardous Materials Manager to Speak Thursday at SWOSU

03.27.2017 - Lisa Schatzman Rygiel, a certified safety professional and hazardous materials manager, will be guest speaker at the AAUW Spring Luncheon this Thursday, March 30, on the campus of Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

Southmoore, Weatherford and Drummond Win Sweepstakes Titles at SWIM

03.24.2017 - Southmoore, Weatherford and Drummond high schools won sweepstakes titles at the 104th annual Southwestern Oklahoma State University Interscholastic Meet held March 23 on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU International Student Organizations Plan Tasty Events

03.23.2017 - Area residents have the opportunity to experience cuisine from around the world at three upcoming events/meals at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

SWOSU Hosting Regional Speech Tournament

03.23.2017 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University is hosting the Class 3A/4A Southwest Regional Tournament this Friday and Saturday, March 24-25, on the Weatherford campus.