Latest Alumni & Foundation News Releases


Bates & Martinez Named Bill & Elois Muncy Scholars at SWOSU

08.14.2019 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University students Jaycie Bates and Julissa Martinez, both of Geary, have been named the 2019-2020 Bill & Elois Muncy Scholars by the SWOSU Foundation, Inc., in Weatherford.

SWOSU Awards 2019-20 Authentic Journalism Scholarship to Lexi Clark

08.06.2019 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University (SWOSU) student Lexi Clark of Amorita has been named SWOSU’s 2019-20 academic year Jack B. Shelton & Walter Crouch Scholar.

2019 SWOSU Athletic Auction & Benefit Dinner Raises Over $150,000

08.05.2019 - The SWOSU Athletic Association is pleased to announce that the 13th annual SWOSU Athletic Auction & Benefit Dinner held August 3 in the Pioneer Cellular Event Center raised over $150,000 in support of the university’s student-athletes and athletic programs.

SWOSU Football Alumni & Friends Host Tournament

07.31.2019 - Alumni, emeriti and friends of Southwestern Oklahoma State University (SWOSU) with locations in Weatherford and Sayre recently hosted the 2019 SWOSU Football Legacy Fund Golf Tournament.

SWOSU Receives 2019 Davis-McElmurry Distribution of Funds

07.25.2019 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University (SWOSU) with locations in Weatherford and Sayre has received its annual distribution from the Davis-McElmurry Testamentary Trust. The trust provides much-needed resources each year to the university for scholarships.

SWOSU Alumni, Emeriti and Friends Gather in Dallas/Fort Worth Area

07.19.2019 - Alumni, emeriti and friends of Southwestern Oklahoma State University (SWOSU) with locations in Weatherford and Sayre gathered recently in the Dallas/Fort Worth (TX) area at a reception hosted by the SWOSU 1901 Society.

SWOSU Hosts Summer Picnic & Activities for Alumni and Friends

07.11.2019 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University recently hosted its annual summer picnic on the lawn of the historic Burton House on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Alumni, Emeriti and Friends Gather in Oklahoma City

07.10.2019 - Alumni, emeriti and friends of Southwestern Oklahoma State University (SWOSU) with locations in Weatherford and Sayre gathered recently in Oklahoma City at a reception hosted by the SWOSU 1901 Society.

Darell and Debbie Shepherd Make Gift to SWOSU Bulldog Angels Fund

07.10.2019 - Darell and Debbie Shepherd of Weatherford have made a generous contribution to the Southwestern Oklahoma State University (SWOSU) Bulldog Angels Fund.

SWOSU Hosts 2019 Alumni & Friends Golf Tournament in Weatherford

07.08.2019 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University (SWOSU) with locations in Weatherford and Sayre recently hosted a golf tournament for alumni, emeriti and friends of the institution.

SWOSU Dedicates Timothy T. Day Business Enterprise Center

07.08.2019 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University (SWOSU) with locations in Weatherford and Sayre recently dedicated the Timothy T. Day Business Enterprise Center (Day BEC) with a celebration and ceremony.

SWOSU Celebrates Fifth Anniversary of Bulldog Angels Fund

07.02.2019 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University (SWOSU) with locations in Weatherford and Sayre recently celebrated the fifth anniversary of the SWOSU Bulldog Angels Fund.

SWOSU Welcomes Bob Mills Back to the Hilltop

06.06.2019 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University (SWOSU) with locations in Weatherford and Sayre recently welcomed back 1969 graduate and 2001 Distinguished Alumnus Robert “Bob” Mills of Oklahoma City as a guest lecturer.

Jim and Freda Mogg Make Gift to SWOSU Bulldog Angels Fund

06.05.2019 - Jim and Freda Mogg of Hydro have made a generous contribution to the Southwestern Oklahoma State University (SWOSU) Bulldog Angels Fund in Weatherford.

Fun Filled Alumni and Friends Day Planned June 14 at SWOSU

06.03.2019 - A fun-filled alumni and friends day is planned Friday, June 14, at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

SWOSU Foundation, Inc. Names David Ferrell to Board of Trustees

05.22.2019 - David Ferrell of Amber has been named to the Board of Trustees of the Southwestern Oklahoma State University (SWOSU) Foundation, Inc.

Boyer Family Named to SWOSU Planned Giving Society

05.20.2019 - Dr. Lyndon D. Boyer and his wife, Jerri Fancher Boyer (Summer Class of 1947) of Ponca City have been named to the SWOSU Tomorrows planned giving society, according to Southwestern Oklahoma State University President Randy L. Beutler.

Wilburn Family Named to SWOSU Planned Giving Society

05.10.2019 - Dr. Randy L. Beutler, president of Southwestern Oklahoma State University (SWOSU) with locations in Weatherford and Sayre, is pleased to announce that Gary and Linda Wilburn (SWOSU Class of 1997) of Weatherford have been named to the SWOSU Tomorrows planned giving society.

SWOSU Welcomes Rick Shelby Back to Hilltop

05.02.2019 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University (SWOSU) with locations in Weatherford and Sayre recently welcomed back 1970 graduate and 1980 Distinguished Alumnus Richard “Rick” Shelby of McLean (VA) as a guest lecturer.

Six Being Inducted into SWOSU Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame

04.11.2019 - Six individuals are being inducted into Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame during 2019 Convocation ceremonies on the Weatherford campus.