Latest Miscellaneous News Releases


Students from Clinton and Hammon Win Timed WARP at SWOSU

03.14.2019 - Students from Clinton High School and Hammon High School were the top three finishers at Southwestern Oklahoma State University-Sayre’s annual writing competition called Timed WARP (Writing and Research Program), which was held recently on the Sayre campus.

Novelist C.H. Armstrong to Read at SWOSU

03.14.2019 - The Westview Writers Series at Southwestern Oklahoma State University is sponsoring a reading by novelist C.H. Armstrong on Monday, March 25, on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSUpalooza Activities Planned April 5-6

03.12.2019 - Parker McCollum and the Read Southall Band are the featured artists at this year's SWOSUpalooza coming up Friday, April 5, in the Pioneer Cellular Event Center on the Weatherford campus, and a full day of activities are planned on Saturday, April 6, as part of SWOSUpalooza and Crowder Lake University Park Opening Day.

Send-Off Reception Planned Wednesday for Basketball Team

03.11.2019 - A send-off reception for the SWOSU women’s basketball team is planned this Wednesday, March 13, at 4:45 p.m. in the west lobby of the Pioneer Cellular Event Center on the Weatherford campus.

Study of the Diversity of Life Talk Set Wednesday at SWOSU

03.11.2019 - Dr. Cameron Siler, assistant curator of herpetology at the Sam Noble Museum of Natural History in Norman, will present a seminar titled “Integrative Approaches to the Study of the Diversity of Life” this Wednesday, March 13, on the Southwestern Oklahoma State University campus in Weatherford.

CEO of National Education of Young Children Group Coming to SWOSU

03.07.2019 - A reception honoring the chief executive officer of the National Association for the Education of Young Children is planned Tuesday, March 12, on the campus of Southwestern Oklahoma State University.

SWOSU’s Administrative Issues Journal Revamps Board

03.07.2019 - Dr. Todd Wiggen, assistant professor in the Everett Dobson School of Business & Technology at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford, recently assumed the role of editor-in-chief of the Administrative Issues Journal (AIJ).

All Blues Concert Planned Tuesday at SWOSU

03.07.2019 - An all blues concert is planned this Tuesday, March 12, on the Southwestern Oklahoma State University campus in Weatherford.

Intertribal Powwow Planned Saturday on SWOSU Campus

03.05.2019 - An intertribal powwow will be held this Saturday, March 9, at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

SWOSU Pharmacy Groups Planning Vaccine Awareness Days

02.28.2019 - Human Papillomavirus is a virus that can affect both males and females, and two Southwestern Oklahoma State University pharmacy organizations are planning upcoming vaccine awareness days.

Bingo Night Benefitting Children’s Hospital Planned Friday Night

02.28.2019 - Bingo Night is being held Friday, March 1, by Phi Delta Chi pharmacy professional fraternity with proceeds being donated to St. Jude Children’s Hospital.

Weather Related Closing

02.27.2019 - Update: SWOSU at Weatherford and Sayre will open at 11 am on Thursday because of icy weather conditions.

SWOSU Staging The Crucible on March 7-10

02.21.2019 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Department of Art, Communication and Theatre will present The Crucible on March 7-10 on the Weatherford campus.

Career Fair for Parks & Rec Planned February 28 at SWOSU

02.21.2019 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Career Services will host the 2nd annual Parks and Recreation Career and Resource Fair on Thursday, February 28, on the Weatherford campus.

Weather Related Closings

02.19.2019 - SWOSU campuses at Weatherford and Sayre are closing today (Tuesday) at 1 p.m. and will reopen on Wednesday at 10 a.m. because of weather conditions.

5th Anniversary Reception Planned Thursday for Pioneer Cellular Event Center

02.18.2019 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University, Weatherford and western Oklahoma will celebrate the 5th anniversary of the Pioneer Cellular Event Center with a public reception this Thursday, February 21, on the Weatherford campus.

Garrett King Named Trustee of America’s Public Television Stations

02.18.2019 - Garrett T. King, assistant to the president and director of institutional advancement at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford, has been elected to the Board of Directors of America's Public Television Stations (APTS).

SWOSU Hosting Robotics State Championship on February 23

02.14.2019 - Over 400 students from 40 Oklahoma schools will participate in the 10th annual First Tech Challenge Robotics statewide championship on Saturday, February 23, at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

Watchable Wildlife & Bat Conservation Talk is Wednesday at SWOSU

02.07.2019 - Watchable wildlife and bat conservation is the focus of a J.D. Maness Biology Seminar Series planned Wednesday, February 13, at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

Sean Jones to Headline SWOSU Jazz Festival on Thursday & Friday

02.04.2019 - Trumpeter Sean Jones is the headliner at the 49th annual SWOSU Jazz Festival this Thursday and Friday, February 7-8, in Weatherford.