Latest Community & Outreach News Releases


SWOSU Kinesiology Students Assist with Thanksgiving Dinner

11.19.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University students majoring in kinesiology recently served as helpers at the Corn Heritage Village Thanksgiving dinner held in Weatherford.

Voter Equality Day Celebrated in Weatherford

11.14.2018 - Voter Equality Day was recently celebrated in early November in the city of Weatherford.

Giving Tree Planned on the SWOSU Campus

11.14.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University Orientation Leaders are hosting a “Giving Tree” this holiday season on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Hosting Oklahoma Jazz Educators Fall Workshop and Concert

11.06.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Music Department is hosting the Oklahoma Jazz Educators Fall Workshop on November 12-13, and a Monday evening free concert will be held at 7 p.m. in the Fine Arts Center on the Weatherford campus.

Washita Symposium Planned November 17 at SWOSU

11.06.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University is hosting a Washita Symposium on Saturday, November 17, on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Homecoming Celebration Planned Early November

10.25.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University will celebrate homecoming activities on November 7-10 in Weatherford.

SWOSU and PC West Orchestras to Perform Halloween Pops Concert on October 23

10.16.2018 - The SWOSU Symphony Orchestra will have a side-by-side concert with the Oklahoma City Putnam City West High School Orchestra on Tuesday, October 23, at 6 p.m. on the Weatherford campus.

OKC Area High School Counselors Win $1,000 Scholarships for Students

10.09.2018 - Two high school counselors each won a $1,000 scholarship for a high school senior who chooses to attend Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford at a recent SWOSU counselor program held in Oklahoma City.

Hispanic Heritage Month Features Lunch and Learn at SWOSU

10.09.2018 - A “Lunch and Learn” activity as part of the Hispanic Heritage Month at Southwestern Oklahoma State University recently featured Cecilia Hernandez-Cromwell, news director and anchor at Telemundo Oklahoma, a media/news outlet of Tyler Media.

Nearly 300 College Freshmen Helping with SWOSU Serves

10.03.2018 - Nearly 300 freshmen at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford have early and helpful plans for Saturday, October 13.

Bank of Western Oklahoma Completes SWOSU Sponsorship

10.02.2018 - The Bank of Western Oklahoma completed its five-year, $60,000 sponsorship of the state-of-the-art scoreboard in the Pioneer Cellular Events Center on the Southwestern Oklahoma State University campus in Weatherford.

WHS and CHS Each Presented SWOSU Scholarship

10.02.2018 - Weatherford High School and Clinton High School recently played its annual Custer County Conflict football game on the Southwestern Oklahoma State University campus in Weatherford.

SWOSU Chamber Music Concert Planned October 11 at WHS PAC

09.27.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Music Department is bringing a concert to the Weatherford High School Performing Arts Center.

Working-Class Comic Book Heroes to be Focus of Thursday Talk

09.25.2018 - The Weatherford Library will host a book discussion by Dr. Marc DiPaolo, assistant professor in the SWOSU Department of Language & Literature, this Thursday, September 27, at 7 p.m. at the library, 219 E. Franklin.

SWOSU and Marching Band Represented at the Oklahoma State Fair

09.12.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University has a new booth location at this year’s Oklahoma State Fair that runs September 13-23 at the State Fairgrounds in Oklahoma City, and SWOSU will once again be very involved in Band Day activities at the fair on September 17.

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.

Local Motorists Urged to be Cautious through SWOSU Campus

09.05.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University fall semester classes and activities are underway on the Weatherford campus, and Public Safety Director Kendra Brown advises area residents to use caution while driving through the campus area.

AAUW Hosting Meet and Greet

08.30.2018 - The American Association of University Women—Weatherford branch will have a meet and greet event on Thursday, September 6, on the Southwestern Oklahoma State University campus.

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.

Seven Continuing Education Activities Planned at SWOSU

08.13.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University is offering seven Continuing Education activities during the 2018 fall semester on the Weatherford campus.