Latest Miscellaneous News Releases


SWOSU Receives Women’s Foundation of Oklahoma Grant to Support Single Parents’ Network

06.22.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University has received a $4,500 grant from the Women’s Foundation of Oklahoma (WFO) to support the Single Parents’ Network on the Weatherford campus.

Fortnite Gamenite Planned Thursday at SWOSU

06.19.2018 - A Fortnite Gamenite is planned Thursday, June 21, at the Pioneer Cellular Event Center on the campus of Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

SWOSU-Sayre 30/50/80 Display is on Weatherford Campus

06.18.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University at Sayre is celebrating three anniversaries this year and a 30/50/80 display is on display through June 22 in the Memorial Student Center lobby on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Students Compete at Miss Oklahoma Pageant

06.12.2018 - Five students/graduates of Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford were among 45 contestants who participated in the Miss Oklahoma Pageant held June 5-9 in Tulsa.

Valencia and Woods Representing SWOSU at Miss Oklahoma Pageants

06.01.2018 - Miss SWOSU Melissa Valencia of Marlow and Miss SWOSU’s Outstanding Teen Katelyn Woods of Lawton (Eisenhower) will represent Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford at the Miss Oklahoma Pageant set for June 5-9 in the RiverSpirit Casino Resort in Tulsa.

SWOSU Alumni Picnic Planned June 15

05.24.2018 - A Southwestern Oklahoma State University alumni picnic is planned Friday, June 15, in conjunction with the 28th annual Heartland Car Cruise in Weatherford.

Dr. Joel Kendall Named Associate Provost at SWOSU

05.24.2018 - Dr. Joel Kendall has been named the associate provost at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

Lori Gwyn Named Director of Sponsored Programs at SWOSU

05.23.2018 - Dr. Lori Gwyn has been named the director of the Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP) at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

Everett Dobson Golf Tournament Raises $40,000 for SWOSU Student-Athletes

05.15.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University (SWOSU) recently hosted its 3rd annual Everett Dobson Golf Tournament at Oak Tree National in Edmond.

SWOSU Foundation Coordinates “Thank-A-Dawg”

05.14.2018 - The Southwestern Oklahoma State University (SWOSU) Foundation, Inc. recently hosted a “Thank-A-Dawg” event on the Weatherford campus.

SWOSU Honors Homer Ryan and Don Weeks

05.14.2018 - The Southwestern Oklahoma State University (SWOSU) Foundation, Inc. Board of Trustees met recently on the Weatherford campus and one of the items on the agenda was to commend Trustees Homer Ryan (SWOSU Class of 1963) of Frederick and Don Weeks (SWOSU Classes of 1978 and 1980) of Palm City (FL) for each completing 25 years of service.

SWOSU Offering 33 Summer Youth Camps

05.07.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University has 33 public youth camps taking place this summer on the Weatherford campus.

122 Pounds of Unused and Expired Drugs Collected at SWOSU Drive

05.04.2018 - The Southwestern Oklahoma State University American Pharmacists Association – Academy of Student Pharmacists (APhA-ASP) chapter recently hosted a Drug Take-Back Day on the SWOSU campus.

17 High School Seniors Named to SWOSU President’s Leadership Class

05.03.2018 - Seventeen high school seniors have been selected to the President’s Leadership Class (PLC) for 2018-19 at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

SWOSU Student Talks about the Impact of Higher Education

05.02.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University student Leslie Alvarado of Hooker recently gave a report on the impact of higher education to her at a recent meeting of the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education.

SWOSU Selects Colleague by Ellucian for New ERP System

05.01.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University has selected Colleague® by Ellucian for its enterprise resource planning (ERP), student information systems (SIS), finance, human resources and talent management solutions.

SWOSU Near You Event Held in Kingfisher

05.01.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University alumni and friends in the Kingfisher area met recently to reconnect, fellowship and to visit with SWOSU President Dr. Randy L. Beutler.

SWOSU Professor with Hearing Disability to be Honored in Nebraska

04.30.2018 - While Southwestern Oklahoma State University will be celebrating graduation activities May 3-5, one of SWOSU’s faculty—Dr. Lisa Boggs—will be honored a few states away in Nebraska.

Incident Command Center Shutting Down at SWOSU

04.27.2018 - The recent Rhea Fire Incident Command Center, which was located at the Pioneer Cellular Event Center on the campus of Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford, fully shut down on April 27.

SWOSU Commencement Ceremonies May 3-5 to be Livestreamed

04.26.2018 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University will hold commencement activities May 3-5 on the Weatherford and Sayre campuses, and all four ceremonies will be livestreamed.