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The Student News Site of Southwestern Oklahoma State University

The Southwestern

Relay for Life returning to Custer-Beckham Counties

Relay for Life returning to Custer-Beckham Counties

Makylah Hunt, Reporter April 18, 2022

SWOSU will be hosting the annual Relay for Life to raise money for cancer research and enjoy the company of others who have been affected by cancer. The event begins in the SWOSU Wellness Center at...

SWOSU music department faculty set to perform recital

SWOSU music department faculty set to perform recital

Claudia Perez, Reporter April 18, 2022

A SWOSU faculty recital will take place on at noon April 23 in the Berrong Music featuring four SWOSU Music Department professors. Dr. Philip Martinson, a trombone instructor, is in charge of the recital,...

Blood donor 1: It’s a relaxed atmosphere as donors participate in the Oklahoma Blood Drive held on campus April 4-5.

Feel Good, Give Blood

Makylah Hunt April 12, 2022

The Oklahoma Blood Institute visited SWOSU encouraging students to give blood to meet the state supply demand as well as raise funds for Ukraine.   OBI visits SWOSU about every 56 days and...

Mobile Mammograms on Weatherford Campus

Mobile Mammograms on Weatherford Campus

Rodney Pryor, General Assignment Reporter April 11, 2022

On Tuesday, April 12, 2022, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. the University of Oklahoma Breast Health Network is having mobile mammograms at the SWOSU Weatherford campus. The screenings will be held in the...

Student body elects new SGA president, vice president, and treasurer

Student body elects new SGA president, vice president, and treasurer

Penelope Lackey, News Reporter April 11, 2022

Anyone who has been on campus this past week could not have missed the Student Government Association election. If you did, the newly elected President of SWOSU Student Government Association is Franky...

Picture caption: Back row (left to right): Gayeong Choi, Lauren Bullard, Lauren Price, McKenlie Schwartz, and Rachel Masson. Front row (left to right): Camelia Cowan, Josh Jennings, Sadie Klopfenstein, and Autumn Rodriguez.

SWOSU students participate in Oklahoma Research Day

Rachel Masson, Online Editor April 3, 2022

Earlier this semester, Dr. Amanda Evert, a Dobson School of Business and Technology professor, had her Promotional Strategies class create research posters and participate in the 2022 Oklahoma Research...

World Languages Week Activities Planned First Week of April at SWOSU

World Languages Week Activities Planned First Week of April at SWOSU

SWOSU PR April 3, 2022

The fifth annual World Languages Week will be celebrated at Southwestern Oklahoma State University April 4-7 on the Weatherford campus. The event will be held virtually through ZOOM; everyone interested...

SWOSU Collegiate Farm Bureau Members Attend Ag Day at the Capitol

SWOSU Collegiate Farm Bureau Members Attend Ag Day at the Capitol

SWOSU PR April 3, 2022

More than 30 Collegiate Farm Bureau members from across the state joined in the recent Ag Day at the Capitol. The students had the opportunity to hear from Lt. Governor Matt Pinnell and various other legislators...

SWOSU FCA

SWOSU FCA

Makylah Hunt  March 30, 2022

The Fellowship of Christian Athletes has made its return to campus after being put on hold due to COVID.    FCA has now been meeting since the Fall 2021 semester. The organization is open not just...

Caption: SWOSU librarian Frederic Murray stands next to the webpage for his podcast,“BookGrowl.”

BookGrowl Podcast

Claudia Perez March 30, 2022

SWOSU librarian Frederic Murray and other library staff have a podcast called BookGrowl where SWOSU authors, faculty and administration can discuss and share books that are important to them and their...

Explore “Return to College” Events Planned at SWOSU

Explore “Return to College” Events Planned at SWOSU

SWOSU PR March 27, 2022

Southwestern Oklahoma State University will help Oklahomans who have successfully completed some college coursework, but have not yet finished a college degree, with a unique opportunity to submit college...

RUSO Universities Announce Scholarship for Ukrainian Students

RUSO Universities Announce Scholarship for Ukrainian Students

SWOSU PR March 27, 2022

The Regional University System of Oklahoma’s six university presidents have announced a scholarship program for Ukrainians who have been severely impacted or displaced by the Russian invasion of Ukraine. Presidents...

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