Latest Administration, Faculty, & Staff News Releases


SWOSU Receives $30,000 OCAST Grant for Student Internships

12.11.2015 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University's Dr. Andrea Holgado, Dr. Sophia Lee and Brad Bryant recently received a $30,000 grant from the Oklahoma Center for Advancement of Science and Technology (OCAST) Student Intern Partnerships program.

Pray Honored for 17 Years of Service to Agape Health Clinic

11.13.2015 - Dr. Steve Pray, professor in the SWOSU College of Pharmacy, was recently honored for his 17 years of service as a pharmacist with the Agape Health Clinic in Weatherford.

Dr. David Ralph Named Interim Dean of SWOSU College of Pharmacy

11.10.2015 - Dr. David A. Ralph will assume the Interim Dean position for the College of Pharmacy at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford on January 1, 2016.

SWOSU Hosting RUSO Regents on Friday

11.05.2015 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University is the site of the November meeting of the Regional University System of Oklahoma regents that will be held Friday, November 6, on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU President to be Inducted into Western Oklahoma Hall of Fame

10.22.2015 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University President Randy Beutler is one of four individuals who will be inducted into the Western Oklahoma Hall of Fame during a November 10 banquet in Elk City.

SWOSU Faculty Join Governor at STEM Event

10.22.2015 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University Professors Dr. Brian Campbell and Dr. David Esjornson recently represented the Oklahoma Summer Science and Mathematics Academies at the Governor’s 3rd annual Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Summit in Oklahoma City.

SWOSU Conducts Title IX Campaign

10.13.2015 - “SWOSU Know Your IXs” was the focus of a recent campaign on the Southwestern Oklahoma State University campuses in Weatherford and Sayre.

SWOSU-Sayre Offering Classes at Great Plains Regional Medical Center in Elk City

10.02.2015 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University-Sayre is teaming up with Great Plains Regional Medical Center to offer college classes in Elk City.

Dr. Dennis Thompson Resigns as Dean of the SWOSU College of Pharmacy

09.24.2015 - Dr. Dennis F. Thompson, who has served as Dean of the College of Pharmacy (COP) at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford since January 2012, has resigned as Dean effective at the end of the 2015 fall semester.

SWOSU Museum Celebrates Opening

09.22.2015 - SWOSU President Randy Beutler, flanked by former SWOSU Presidents John Hays and Joe Anna Hibler, cut the ribbon to celebrate the opening of the SWOSU Museum in Towne Centre of Weatherford.

Cothran and Holgado Represent SWOSU at GCSI

09.18.2015 - Dr. Andrea Holgado and Dr. Rickey Cothran of the SWOSU Department of Biological Sciences attended the National Academy’s Gulf Coast Summer Institute (GCSI) in Louisiana.

SWOSU's Dr. Brian Campbell to Receive Award from Alma Mater

09.11.2015 - While Southwestern Oklahoma State University will be celebrating Homecoming on October 10 in Weatherford, SWOSU Professor Dr. Brian Campbell will be several states away being honored by his alma mater, the University of Wisconsin-Platteville.

Bulldog Bazaar Joins List of Parent's Day Activities at SWOSU

09.08.2015 - A new event—Bulldog Bazaar—is part of Saturday’s Parent’s Day activities at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

AAUW Branch Plans Kickoff Meeting on September 8

09.01.2015 - The Weatherford branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) will have its first meeting of the 2015-16 year on Tuesday, September 8, from 3-5 p.m. in the SWOSU Technology Stone Building, Room 103.

Hix Honored by St. Anthony Hospital

07.29.2015 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University College of Pharmacy Associate Professor Dr. Meri Hix was recently awarded the St. Anthony Hospital Medical Residents’ Award of Appreciation.

SWOSU Employee Co-Winner of Leadership Weatherford Award

06.23.2015 - Wes Warren, who is administrator of the Cedar Canyon Adventure Program at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford, was recently co-winner of the John Hays LeaderServant Award presented by the Leadership Weatherford program.

Patsy Parker Named Associate Dean of SWOSU's Everett Dobson School of Business & Technology

06.11.2015 - Dr. Patsy Parker has been appointed associate dean of the Everett Dobson School of Business and Technology at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

Jason Johnson Namd Chair of SWOSU Department of Chemistry and Physics

06.11.2015 - Dr. Jason L Johnson has been named chair of the Department of Chemistry and Physics at Southwestern Oklahoma State University effective Fall 2015.

SWOSU Faculty Win Best Paper Award at ABR

05.26.2015 - A quartet of faculty members at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford recently won the best paper award in the strategy/health care competition at the Academy of Business Research 2015 International Conference in New Orleans.

SWOSU's Tim Hubin Honored with Medal for Excellence in Teaching

05.18.2015 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University Professor Dr. Tim Hubin of Weatherford was honored with a prestigious award at the Oklahoma Foundation for Excellence 29th Academic Awards Banquet held May 16 at the Renaissance Tulsa Convention Center.