SWOSU Hosting RUSO Regents November 3-4


Southwestern Oklahoma State University will host the November meeting of the Regional University System of Oklahoma regents this Thursday and Friday, November 3-4, on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU President Randy Beutler said the regents will hold their open meeting on Friday morning at 9 a.m. in the East Ballroom of the Memorial Student Center. The public is invited to the meeting.

A retreat for regents and presidents only will be held on Thursday starting at 9 a.m. The regents will conduct committee meetings during the afternoon, which are open to the public. A private dinner is planned Thursday evening.  

Members of the board are: Janet Barresi, Oklahoma City; Jan Gordon, Broken Arrow; Dr. Joe Anna Hibler, Weatherford; Belva Howard, Tulsa; Terry Matlock, Garvin, vice chair; Michael Mitchel, Woodward, chair; Richard Ogden, Oklahoma City, secretary; and Connie Reilly, Okemah.  Sheridan McCaffree serves as executive director.

The Regional University System of Oklahoma governs six regional universities including SWOSU, East Central University, Northeastern State University, Northwestern Oklahoma State University, Southeastern Oklahoma State University and the University of Central Oklahoma.