SWOSU Plans Homecoming Activities on October 15-16


Southwestern Oklahoma State University will celebrate homecoming activities on Friday and Saturday, October 15-16, in Weatherford.

Everyone is invited to participate in all homecoming activities. Additional information is available by calling the SWOSU Alumni Association office at 580.774.3267. Information is also available on the SWOSU website at www.swosu.edu.

Theme for this year's Homecoming celebration centers on the SWOSU's mascot, the bulldog, and is "A SWOSU Tribute to Duke." A special celebration taking place this year is the 100th birthday of the oldest building on campus-the Old Science Building. Special events are planned both Friday and Saturday on the SWOSU campus.

SWOSU homecoming activities include:

Friday, October 15, 2010

2-4 pm-Old Science Building 100th Birthday Open House & Tours

3 pm-Old Science Building 100th Birthday Ceremony

Saturday, October 16, 2010

9 am-Runnin' with the Big Dawgs 5K (USATF Sanctioned and Certified)-Centennial Clock Tower Plaza

9 am-SWOSU Baseball Alumni & Friends Golf Tourney-Prairie West Golf Course

10 am-Sigma Sigma Chi Brunch-Memorial Student Center Ballroom

10 am to 1 pm-College of Pharmacy Open House

11 am-50 Year Pharmacy Graduate Recognition Ceremony-CPP 3rd Floor

11:30 am-Pharmacy Alumni Lunch-CPP 3rd Floor

12 pm to 2 pm-Old Science Building 100th Birthday Open House & Tours

2 pm-SWOSU Volleyball Game vs. Texas A&M Commerce-Rankin Williams Fieldhouse

2-4 pm.-Music Department Reception-Milam Stadium

3 pm-Parade-downtown Weatherford

4 pm-50 Year Reunion and Alumni Awards reception & Watch Party-Wellness Center

4:15 pm-SWOSU Band/ Alumni/High School Massed Band Rehearsal & Hot Dogs-Fast Lane Field at Milam Stadium

5:30 pm-Pre-Game Activities featuring the Massed Band Performance-Fast Lane Field at Milam Stadium

6:00 pm-Homecoming Football Game-SWOSU vs. Northeastern State University-Fast Lane Field at Milam Stadium 

Fireworks Display after the Football Game-Fast Lane Field at Milam Stadium