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SWOSU Teacher Candidates Begin Practice Teaching Assignments

09.07.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Department of Education in Weatherford is sending out 42 teacher candidates to work with approximately 51 cooperating teachers from 43 different schools in Oklahoma, Texas and Alaska.

Seventeen Freshmen Selected for SWOSU Honors Program

09.02.2016 - Seventeen freshmen have been selected to be in Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s honors program.

First-Ever Kenny Chervenka Memorial Scholarship Awarded at SWOSU

08.23.2016 - Hayley Dixon of Elk City is the recipient of the first-ever Kenny Chervenka Memorial Scholarship at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

SWOSU Recognized with Top Honors at PBL National Conference

08.22.2016 - Five Southwestern Oklahoma State University students in Weatherford recently finished high in a national competition at the Future Business Leaders of America-Phi Beta Lambda national leadership conference held in Atlanta (GA).

Davis Named Dawg of the Month at SWOSU

08.22.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University is recognizing a student as “Dawg of the Month.”

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.

955 Freshmen Attend SWOSU New Student Orientation Programs in 2016

08.19.2016 - A total of 955 incoming freshmen (an increase of 3.5% from 2015) attended one of the New Student Orientation programs in preparation for the 2016 fall semester at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

Miss SWOSU Info Meeting Planned August 30

08.18.2016 - An informational meeting for the Miss SWOSU Scholarship Pageant is planned Tuesday, August 30, on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Foundation’s John T. Patterson Memorial Scholarship Benefits Students

08.09.2016 - The SWOSU Foundation is fortunate to have many benefactors who over the years have set up various scholarship funds to assist Southwestern Oklahoma State University students on both the Weatherford and Sayre campuses.

SWOSU Students Named to Honor Rolls

08.03.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University at Weatherford has announced both the President’s and Dean’s Honor Rolls for the 2016 summer semester.

SWOSU Students Complete Degrees Following Summer Semester

08.02.2016 - A total of 199 students at Southwestern Oklahoma State University complete requirements for either associate, bachelor’s or master’s degrees this summer on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Fall Semester Classes Start August 22

07.28.2016 - Fall semester classes begin August 22 at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford and Sayre, and enrollment continues for students who want to begin or continue their educational endeavors at SWOSU.

Five SWOSU Students Highlighted in OCAST-SWOSU Intern Program

07.22.2016 - A group of Southwestern Oklahoma State University students in Weatherford are working this summer as interns with three Oklahoma industry and private sector partners with the Oklahoma Center for the Advancement of Science and Technology (OCAST).

Nearly 900 Freshmen Enrolled with One NSO Session Remaining

07.18.2016 - A total of 896 high school seniors have enrolled for the 2016 fall semester at Southwestern Oklahoma State University as part of the New Student Orientation Program on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Biology Students Participate in Experiential Learning through Summer Research

07.06.2016 - Fifteen students from the Department of Biological Sciences at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford are engaged in making key discoveries through research this summer.

SWOSU Awards First Madge Lenz Jordan Scholarship to Garet Crispin

06.30.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University student Garet Glen Crispin of Thomas has been awarded the first-ever Madge Lenz Jordan Scholarship by the SWOSU Foundation, Inc.

SWOSU Student Group Receives National Recognition

06.17.2016 - The Fellowship of Christian Pharmacists (FCP), a student organization at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford, recently received the National Chapter of the Year Award at the Christian Pharmacists Fellowship International (CPFI) annual meeting held in Myrtle Beach (SC).

Nearly 800 Freshmen Enrolled with Two More Sessions Coming

06.14.2016 - A total of 776 high school seniors have enrolled for the 2016 fall semester at Southwestern Oklahoma State University as part of the first four sessions of the New Student Orientation Program on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Student Body Named Volunteer of the Year

06.03.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s student body was recently named “Volunteer of the Year” at Weatherford’s Burcham Elementary School.

Summer Semester Begins June 6 at SWOSU

05.26.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University summer semester classes in Weatherford and Sayre begin on Monday, June 6.