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SWOSU Computer Science Student Selected for Honors

12.06.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University computer science student Oluwaseyi (Seyi) Oluwabamise has enjoyed some impressive accomplishments.

135 SWOSU Students Named to Who's Who

12.05.2016 - One hundred thirty-five Southwestern Oklahoma State University students on the Weatherford campus have been named to the 2017 edition of Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges.

$100 Winner at SWOSU

12.01.2016 - SWOSU student Joseph Levin of Newkirk won $100 from SWOSU in the Weatherford Area Chamber of Commerce "Snow Me The Money" holiday promotion.

Almotairi Named November Dawg of the Month at SWOSU

11.28.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s November “Dawg of the Month” is Abdulaziz Almotairi, a senior from Saudi Arabia.

Chemical Dependency Seminar Hosted by SWOSU's PLS

11.22.2016 - The 3rd annual Chemical Dependency Seminar was recently hosted by the Southwestern Oklahoma State University College of Pharmacy’s Phi Lambda Sigma Pharmacy Leadership Society on the Weatherford campus.

Two SWOSU Students Accepted for Early Admission to Vet School

11.10.2016 - Two Southwestern Oklahoma State University students majoring in biology have been selected for early admission to the Oklahoma State University Doctor in Veterinary Medicine Program.

Thrash and Logan Win Kinesiology Scholarships at SWOSU

11.08.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University students Bailey Thrash of Elk City and Josh Logan of Yukon are winners of $410 College of Professional and Graduate Studies Dean’s scholarships in the Department of Kinesiology on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Duo Wins Second at SWACJ

11.08.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University students and faculty recently participated in the Southwestern Association of Criminal Justice (SWACJ) annual meeting held in Oklahoma City, and two students won second place at the Criminal Justice Quiz Bowl part of the meeting.

SWOSU Students Shine at National Literary Conference

11.08.2016 - Two Southwestern Oklahoma State University English majors received awards for their research papers at the biennial conference of the William Gilmore Simms Society held recently at Clayton State University in suburban Atlanta (GA).

Barr Named October Dawg of the Month at SWOSU

10.31.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University is recognizing a student as “Dawg of the Month” and the October winner is William Barr of Elk City.

AASA Hosting Boba Tea Sales at SWOSU

10.19.2016 - The Asian American Student Association (AASA) is having its first food event of the year—Boba Tea Sales.

Twelve Angry Jurors Cast & Crew Ready for Saturday

10.12.2016 - Cast and crew members of Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s production of Twelve Angry Jurors are ready for performances October 15-18 on the Weatherford campus.


10.10.2016 - There has been a death in the Southwestern Oklahoma State University campus family as a 100-year-old “Union Elm” tree was laid to rest in September, and two SWOSU students are helping alums and students with retaining some of the memories of the popular tree.

Three SWOSU Students Win $1,000 Parent’s Day Scholarships

10.06.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University students Tatum Gilbreath of Fletcher, Megan Moonen of Claremore and Grace Pence of Hydro each won $1,000 scholarships during recent Parent’s Day activities held on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Foundation “Launches” New Physics Scholarship Campaign

09.28.2016 - SWOSU physics is “go for LAUNCH!”

FAFSA Changes to Impact SWOSU Students and Others

09.28.2016 - Significant changes were announced in 2015 and go into effect October 1 for the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) process that will impact students of Southwestern Oklahoma State University and millions of other students nationwide.

Wollmann Wins September Dawg Award

09.27.2016 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University is recognizing a student as “Dawg of the Month” and the September winner is Samuel Wollmann of Weatherford.

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.