SWOSU Hosting Oklahoma Research Day on Friday

SWOSU Hosting Oklahoma Research Day on Friday

Nearly 1,000 students and faculty from Oklahoma universities and colleges will be coming to Southwestern Oklahoma State University this Friday, March 8, as part of the 20th annual Oklahoma Research Day.

Oklahoma’s premier undergraduate research fair will take place in the Pioneer Cellular Event Center and Wellness Center on the Weatherford campus.

Dr. Lori Gwyn, director of the SWOSU Office of Sponsored Programs, said the event allows students an opportunity to present original research and scholarly works to their peers and community. All possible academic disciplines and programs are represented at this fair including Business Administration, Education and Professional Studies, Fine Arts and Design, Liberal Arts, and Math and Sciences. 

The public is invited to attend poster sessions in the SWOSU Wellness Center from 10-11:30 a.m. and 1-2 p.m. Admission to the poster sessions is free.  

This event is sponsored by SWOSU, NWOSU, NSU, ECU, SE, UCO, Langston University, OK EPSCoR, OK INBRE, and the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education.

This is the first time that SWOSU has hosted Oklahoma Research Day. The university will also host the 2020 event.

Additional information about the research day is available at OklahomaResearchDay.com.  The event can also be followed on Facebook at Oklahoma Research Day and Twitter (#ORD2019, #EXPLOREORD).