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Cook-off Contests Planned for SWOSU Home Football Games

08.25.2016 - Football season is fast approaching with Southwestern Oklahoma State University kicking off its season on Thursday, September 1, and once again a fun time of tailgating, cook-off contests and fun are planned on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Holding Tryouts for Pom Squad and Mascot

08.19.2016 - The Southwestern Oklahoma State University spirit squads will have tryouts on Monday, August 29, on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU PLC Students Stock Shelves at New Food Center

08.19.2016 - Several students in the President’s Leadership Class at Southwestern Oklahoma State University recently volunteered to stock shelves at the new Weatherford Food & Resource Center that is now open.

SWOSU Student Wins Best Poster at Summer Research Symposium

08.05.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University honors program and biology student Ashley Powers-Watson of Loco recently won the best poster presentation at the Oklahoma IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence (OK-INBRE) summer research symposium held at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center in Oklahoma City.

Ninety Incoming Freshmen Enjoying Camp Duke

07.20.2016 - Ninety incoming freshmen are on the Southwestern Oklahoma State University campus in Weatherford from July 19-22, attending Camp Duke.

SWOSU Flute Choir Plans Preview Concert on July 16

07.06.2016 - A fundraising concert to benefit an upcoming trip for the Southwestern Oklahoma State University Flute Choir is planned Saturday, July 16, on the Weatherford campus.

Former Teacher and Current SWOSU Student Named Outstanding Student by AMT

06.30.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University-Sayre student Rachel Randall of Hollis was recently named the winner of the Outstanding Student Award in the Medical Laboratory Technologist category from the American Medical Technologists.

National Guard Leadership Program Coming Back to SWOSU

06.03.2016 - An Oklahoma Army National Guard leadership program is coming back to the campus of Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

Masonic Lodge Donates to SWOSU Computer Club Tourney

05.23.2016 - The Masonic Lodge of Weatherford recently made a donation to the Southwestern Oklahoma State University Computer Club to help with upcoming charitable events.

Town of Corn and SWOSU Collaborate on Project

05.12.2016 - A Southwestern Oklahoma State University student in Weatherford is working with the small community of Corn to help promote Corn Patch, a project to draw interest in building a walking trail and community park.

SWOSU Disc Dawgs Finish in Top 10 at Nationals

05.03.2016 - The SWOSU Disc Dawgs finished in 8th place at the recent National Collegiate Disc Golf Championship held in North Augusta, S.C.

SWOSU Students Place at Oklahoma's First High Performance Computing Contest

04.27.2016 - Fourteen Southwestern Oklahoma State University students in Weatherford recently competed in Oklahoma’s first High Performance Computing (HPC) competition in Tulsa, and SWOSU teams finished in the top three of competitions.

Free Late-Night Breakfast Planned Sunday for SWOSU Students

04.26.2016 - Semester finals start this Monday, May 2, at Southwestern Oklahoma State University, and a traditional President’s Late-Night Pancake Breakfast is scheduled for this Sunday night, May 1, 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.

Four SWOSU Vocal Students Make Finals in Competition

04.21.2016 - Four Southwestern Oklahoma State University vocal students in Weatherford were finalists at the recent Oklahoma district of the National Association of the Teachers of Singers (NATS) competition.

Senior Art Students Plan Spectrum Exhibition

04.15.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University students Audrey Little of Jay, Naveenah Kumar of Weatherford and Jacki House of Canton are having their senior art exhibitions April 19 through May 7 on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Biology Club Staging Plant Sale on Thursday

04.15.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University's Biology Club will host its always-popular plant sale this Thursday, April 21, from 8 a.m. to approximately 4 p.m. in the Memorial Student Center lobby on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Biology Students and Tri Beta Chapter Earn Awards

04.15.2016 - Five Southwestern Oklahoma State University biology students in Weatherford recently won regional honors at the 2016 Beta Beta Beta (National Biological Honor Society) South Central Regional Convention held at Mt. Lebanon, Cedar Hills (TX).

Volleyball, Crawfish and Shrimp Planned by SWOSU Team

04.14.2016 - Volleyball, crawfish and shrimp boil make for a fun time, and that is what the Southwestern Oklahoma State University volleyball team is planning Saturday, April 23, in Weatherford.

Composer John Mackey to Perform with SWOSU Music Ensembles

04.14.2016 - Composer John Mackey will join the Southwestern Oklahoma State University Wind Symphony and Symphony Band in concert on Sunday, April 24, on the Weatherford campus.