Latest Alumni & Foundation News Releases


Wright Family Scholarship Fund Established at SWOSU

12.18.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University (SWOSU) with locations in Weatherford and Sayre has announced the creation of the Wright Family Scholarship Fund.

SWOSU Foundation Honors Harvey Minton

12.14.2018 - SWOSU Foundation, Inc., Board of Trustees honored Trustee Harvey Minton of Weatherford with the Presidential Order of Merit for 14 years of service on the board.

SWOSU Foundation Names Boyd and Keehn to Board of Trustees

12.12.2018 - Lori Baker Boyd of Yukon and James Keehn of Edmond have been named to the Board of Trustees of the Southwestern Oklahoma State University (SWOSU) Foundation, Inc., in Weatherford.

SWOSU Honors College of Pharmacy 1968 Graduates

12.11.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s College of Pharmacy recently honored its 50-year pharmacy graduates at a Pharmacy Alumni Recognition Ceremony held on the Weatherford campus.

John Lassiter Family Honored by SWOSU College of Pharmacy

11.28.2018 - Members of the John Lassiter family of Del City were recently honored with the College of Pharmacy Heritage Award at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

Reimers Makes Major Gift to SWOSU

11.20.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University (SWOSU) with locations in Weatherford and Sayre has received two generous investments from Dr. Valerie Reimers that will benefit the SWOSU Writing Center and the SWOSU Department of Language & Literature.

Nelson Sims Presented SWOSU College of Pharmacy Award

11.20.2018 - Nelson Sims of Key Largo (FL) was recently presented the 2018 Southwestern Oklahoma State University College of Pharmacy Outstanding Pharmacy Alumnus Award on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Near You Event Takes Place in Dallas/Fort Worth Area

11.15.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University (SWOSU) alumni and friends in the Dallas/Fort Worth (TX) area met recently to reconnect, fellowship and visit with SWOSU President Dr. Randy L. Beutler.

Nominations Being Accepted for SWOSU Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame

10.15.2018 - Nominations to the prestigious Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame at Southwestern Oklahoma State University (SWOSU) in Weatherford and Sayre are now being accepted with a deadline of December 1.

SWOSU Near You Event Takes Place in OKC

10.15.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University alumni and friends in the Oklahoma City area met recently to reconnect, fellowship and to visit with SWOSU President Dr. Randy L. Beutler.

SWOSU Pharmacy Foundation Elects and Honors Board Members

10.01.2018 - The Southwestern Oklahoma State University Pharmacy Alumni Foundation in Weatherford has elected Colby Brewster of Elk City and Richard Covington of Chandler to serve as members of the Board of Directors, and a long-time board member—Bryan Potter of Elk City—was honored for 43 years of service.

Marquis Family Supports SWOSU Pharmacy Students with Major Gift

09.17.2018 - The family of the late Dr. Sara Nell (Bergstrom) Marquis has made significant investments in students studying pharmacy at Southwestern Oklahoma State University (SWOSU) with locations in Weatherford and Sayre.

SWOSU Reach Higher Grad Reaches Out to Regents

09.10.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University Reach Higher Program graduate Belinda Graham of Willow spoke about the positive impact of SWOSU and Reach Higher in her life and career at the September meeting of the Oklahoma State Regents of Higher Education.

SWOSU Near You Gathering Held In Midland

09.06.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University alumni and friends in the Midland (TX) area met recently to reconnect, fellowship and to visit with SWOSU President Dr. Randy L. Beutler. The gathering was part of the SWOSU Alumni Association’s “SWOSU Near You!” series of events held throughout Oklahoma, Texas and neighboring states.

Oliver Named Bill & Elois Muncy Scholar at SWOSU

09.06.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University (SWOSU) student Jennifer Oliver of Watonga has been named the 2018-2019 Bill & Elois Muncy Scholar by the SWOSU Foundation, Inc., in Weatherford.

SWOSU 2018 Homecoming Theme is “The Main Event!”

08.24.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford will celebrate its 2018 Homecoming on Saturday, November 10, with a wide variety of festivities planned that day as well as several days in advance.

Bud & Wanda Smalley Scholar Named at SWOSU

08.22.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University (SWOSU) student Cassandra Purintun of Hinton has been named the 2018-2019 Bud & Wanda Smalley Scholar at SWOSU with locations in Weatherford and Sayre.

SWOSU Partners with Timothy T. Day Foundation to Enhance Business Enterprise Center

08.20.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University (SWOSU) with campuses in Weatherford and Sayre is delighted to announce an exciting new collaboration with the Timothy T. Day Foundation, a non-profit organization based in Phoenix (AZ), dedicated to improving facilities and programs at educational institutions that strengthen free enterprise and economic development.

SWOSU Near You Gathering Held in Denver

08.08.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University alumni and friends in the Denver (CO) area met recently to reconnect, fellowship and to visit with SWOSU President Dr. Randy L. Beutler.

SWOSU Music Students to Benefit from Joyce Teghtmeyer Scholarship Fund

07.24.2018 - Students studying in the Department of Music at Southwestern Oklahoma State University (SWOSU) are the beneficiaries of a new scholarship fund established by Weatherford resident, musician and recent SWOSU retiree Joyce Teghtmeyer.