In commemoration of the 70th anniversary of Ada Lois Sipuel Fisher’s admission to the OU College of Law, the college and the university’s main campus devoted the week of Sept. 23 to Fisher and other civil rights leaders, with acknowledgment of the ongoing pursuit of equality.
Dr. Karen Korematsu, daughter of Fred Korematsu and renowned civil rights activist, joined with the OU Law community Monday, Oct. 7 for a screening of the award-winning documentary "And Then They Came for Us," which details the extreme racial injustice and human rights abuses committed by the United States in incarcerating over 110,000 Japanese Americans during World War II.
October 9, 2019
Gehrig Thurston, Department of Communications and Events
Monika Ehrman, Associate Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Oil & Gas, Natural Resources, and Energy Center, is an active scholar at OU Law. Professor Ehrman recently answered a few questions about scholarship in her area.
This summer, four of us (Mackenzie Coplen, Julie Hunter, Brandi Keesee, and Jessica Ladd) had the amazing opportunity of interning for the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland. We are all 3Ls at the...
September 11, 2017
Mackenzie Coplen, Julie Hunter, Brandi Keesee, and Jessica Ladd, 3Ls
As the first law school in the nation to launch a digital initiative, OU Law is pioneering the future of legal education. Now, the novelty and success of the college’s Digital Initiative is turning heads throughout the profession.
When I told my friends, family members, and fellow classmates that I planned to spend the summer after my 1L year in Tijuana, Mexico, I was met with incredulity, wonder, and disbelief. However, as a person who has always been passionate about human rights and social justice, I knew Mexico was where I wanted to be.
I had the incredible opportunity to spend the summer in Washington, D.C., clerking in the Office of the Legal Adviser, Office of International Claims and Investment Disputes at the U.S. Department of...