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SWOSU Plans Homecoming Activities on October 15-16


Southwestern Oklahoma State University will celebrate homecoming activities on Friday and Saturday, October 15-16, in Weatherford.

Everyone is invited to participate in all homecoming activities. Additional information is available by calling the SWOSU Alumni Association office at (580) 774-3267. Information is also available on the SWOSU website at

Theme for this year's Homecoming celebration centers on the SWOSU's mascot, the bulldog, and is "A SWOSU Tribute to Duke." A special celebration taking place this year is the 100th birthday of the oldest building on campus-the Old Science Building. Special events are planned both Friday and Saturday on the SWOSU campus.

SWOSU homecoming activities include:

Friday, October 15, 2010

2-4 pm-Old Science Building 100th Birthday Open House & Tours

3 pm-Old Science Building 100th Birthday Ceremony

Saturday, October 16, 2010

9 am-Runnin' with the Big Dawgs 5K (USATF Sanctioned and Certified)-Centennial Clock Tower Plaza

9 am-SWOSU Baseball Alumni & Friends Golf Tourney-Prairie West Golf Course

10 am-Sigma Sigma Chi Brunch-Memorial Student Center Ballroom

10 am to 1 pm-College of Pharmacy Open House

11 am-50 Year Pharmacy Graduate Recognition Ceremony-CPP 3rd Floor

11:30 am-Pharmacy Alumni Lunch-CPP 3rd Floor

12 pm to 2 pm-Old Science Building 100th Birthday Open House & Tours

2 pm-SWOSU Volleyball Game vs. Texas A&M Commerce-Rankin Williams Fieldhouse

2-4 pm.-Music Department Reception-Milam Stadium

3 pm-Parade-downtown Weatherford

4 pm-50 Year Reunion and Alumni Awards reception & Watch Party-Wellness Center

4:15 pm-SWOSU Band/ Alumni/High School Massed Band Rehearsal & Hot Dogs-Fast Lane Field at Milam Stadium

5:30 pm-Pre-Game Activities featuring the Massed Band Performance-Fast Lane Field at Milam Stadium

6:00 pm-Homecoming Football Game-SWOSU vs. Northeastern State University-Fast Lane Field at Milam Stadium 

Fireworks Display after the Football Game-Fast Lane Field at Milam Stadium