Latest Community & Outreach News Releases


Weatherford AAUW to Host Oklahoma Women's Coalition Executive Director

12.21.2015 - Danielle Ezell, executive director of the Oklahoma Women’s Coalition, will be speaking in Weatherford on Friday, January 22, and her talk is open to the public.

SWOSU Students Deliver 662 Pounds of Food from Drive

12.18.2015 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University Department of Education students and the Weatherford Middle School Builder’s Club gathered 662 pounds of food during a holiday food drive that will support the WMS food pantry.

General Stafford Awarded Honorary Doctorate from SWOSU

12.17.2015 - General Thomas P. Stafford has been awarded an Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters from Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

SWOSU Ranked #3 in Oklahoma for Blood Drive Donors

11.23.2015 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University was recently honored by the Oklahoma Blood Institute for its efforts with blood drives held in western Oklahoma with SWOSU ranked as the state’s #3 top overall group for blood donors during the 2014 year.

Community Art Exhibition Planned December 3-17 at SWOSU

11.20.2015 - The SWOSU Visiting Artist Program will host an exhibition of artworks from area residents during the holiday season on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Foundation Participating in #GivingTuesday

11.20.2015 - The Southwestern Oklahoma State University Foundation, Inc., will participate for the first time in the worldwide movement #GivingTuesday, which will be held this year on December 1.

Weatherford Churches Plan Thanksgiving Meal for SWOSU International Students

11.16.2015 - Several Weatherford churches are jointly sponsoring an early Thanksgiving dinner for international students at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

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.

SWOSU to Host Texas High School Football Playoff Game

11.10.2015 - For the second year in a row, Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford will be the site of a football playoff game featuring high school teams from Texas.

SWOSU Hosting Veteran's Day Celebration on November 14

11.02.2015 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University is hosting a Veteran’s Day celebration on Saturday, November 14, at the Pioneer Cellular Event Center in Weatherford. The event is sponsored by the SWOSU Collegiate Activities Board (CAB).

SWOSU-Sayre Hosting OBI Blood Drive on October 12

10.01.2015 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University-Sayre and the Oklahoma Blood Institute (OBI) encourage all healthy Sayre-area residents who are at least 16 years old to donate blood on Monday, October 12, at the Baptist Collegiate Ministries building next to the SWOSU-Sayre campus.

Saturday Art Returning this Fall to SWOSU

09.29.2015 - The SWOSU Visiting Artist Program will host a series of teaching programs, Saturday Art, for the fourth straight semester on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Homecoming Parade Entries Due Monday

09.28.2015 - Deadline for entries in the Southwestern Oklahoma State University Homecoming parade is this Monday, October 5.

Counselors Win Scholarships for Students at SWOSU Event

09.25.2015 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University recently hosted a high school counselor program and luncheon in the Pioneer Cellular Event Center on the Weatherford campus.

International Multi-Media Exhibition Taking Place at SWOSU

09.23.2015 - "Cultural Marriage Series 3: Everyone Wears Thick Black Glasses," is an exhibition and series of workshops given by international multi-media artist and graphic designer Jiwon Kim that will be coming October 7-November 7 to Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

SWOSU Scholarship Giveaway Planned for Friday’s Clinton & Weatherford Rivalry Game

09.23.2015 - One of Oklahoma’s storied high school football rivalry games will be played this Friday night when Weatherford and Clinton face each other on ASAP Energy Field at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

Free Conference Planned in Western Oklahoma for Families with Special Needs Children

09.22.2015 - An opportunity for families with special needs children to get help and for teachers to have free resources will be held this Tuesday, September 29, at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

Blood Drive Planned September 21-22 at SWOSU

09.15.2015 - The Oklahoma Blood Institute will host a blood drive this Monday and Tuesday, September 21-22, on the Weatherford campus.

Area Businesses Make Possible SWOSU Parent's Day Scholarships for $2,400

09.08.2015 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University students have a chance to win one of three $800 scholarships that will be given away at Parent's Day activities this Saturday, September 12, in Weatherford.

Over 200 Current High School Students Enroll at SWOSU

08.24.2015 - Over 200 high school juniors and seniors are enrolled this fall at Southwestern Oklahoma State University locations in Weatherford and Sayre.