SWOSU Memorial Student Center Event This Friday


Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Memorial Student Center was built in 1956 and this Friday, December 1, there will be a celebration of the 50th anniversary of the building on the Weatherford campus.

The center recently underwent a $4.5 million renovation. The gala event to celebrate the project is planned at 7 p.m. Tickets are $50 each with all net proceeds going to the SWOSU General Scholarship Fund.

Brandi Gateley, assistant director for alumni and development, said the black tie optional affair will feature dinner and dancing with music provided by the SWOSU Faculty Jazz Combo. A reception will be held at 6:30 p.m. followed by the dinner and dancing at 7 p.m.

Tickets are on sale at the SWOSU Foundation Office, located in Room 201 of the Administration Building.  Tickets are $50 each or $500 for a reserved table of eight. For addition information, call 580.774.3267 or email Gateley at brandi.gateley@swosu.edu.