Counselors Coming to SWOSU on Friday


Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Admissions & Recruitment office will host its annual Counselor’s Day this Friday, September 20, in the Memorial Student Center Ballroom on the Weatherford campus.

Around 50 area counselors are expected to attend the Counselor’s Day, which includes a workshop, lunch and tour of the Pioneer Cellular Event Center being built on the SWOSU campus.

The day will consist of three panels of speakers, and featured topics will be Admissions/Student Services, SWOSU Programs and Financial Aid. Guest speakers from SWOSU include Melanie Fast, Shamus Moore, Sharon Jenkins, Laura Hawkins, Marci Grant, Laura Smith, Dr. Andrea Holgado, Cindy Dougherty, Dr. Henrietta Mann, Lyanna Shultz, Dr. Lori Gwyn, Ron Kistler, Sgt. Brian Becker, Sgt. Nic Coleman, Jerome Wichert and Kim Cook.

Each school in attendance will be eligible to enter a drawing for four $500 scholarships that counselors can award to a deserving, graduating senior at their schools. For more information, contact the SWOSU Admissions & Recruitment office at 580.774.3782.