@ OU Law Newsletter

Announcements for the OU Law community.

September 24-October 3, 2018
Announcements

General:

  • Apply to takeover OU Law’s Instagram
    • The OU Law communications team has a unique opportunity for student groups who want to share their perspective of the OU Law experience. 
      • Your group can now apply to take part in an OU Law Instagram takeover.
      • If chosen, one representative from your group will have the opportunity to takeover OU Law’s Instagram for the day and create relevant and compelling stories. 
    • Please select a representative from your group to fill out the application form, and if you have any questions please email Rachel Egli or Melissa Caperton.

Academics: 

  • Academic and study support
    • Need help with study support, time management strategies, beginning your outline, flashcards, etc.? 
    • Visit Sunny Rowland, director of academic and bar support, in Room 2067 - outside the west library entrance.
  • Access your free PowerNotes subscription 
    • OU Law students have free, premium access to PowerNotes, a helpful research and study tool, through the law library’s subscription.
      • This program automatically saves citations once text is highlighted, organizes your research into a structured outline and is compatible with Westlaw, Lexis and many other websites and PDFs. 
      • Create an account on the PowerNotes website with your law school email address to access the program, and visit the PowerNotes blog for detailed instructions on how to install the extension, video tutorials and additional support.
    • External scholarship opportunities
      • In addition to internal scholarships, OU Law provides information regarding external scholarships and awards.
        • Current opportunities are listed here and are updated throughout the year.
        • Please review each scholarship for specific application requirements and processes.

    Digital Initiative:

    • Legal Technology office hours in the Digital Initiative Lab 
      • Need tech help or have questions about the use of technology in law school or in law practice? Visit the Digital Initiative Lab during Legal Technology office hours.

        • From 1 to 4 p.m. each day – when there is not another event scheduled – someone will be on hand to assist or discuss topics ranging from the use of Microsoft Word to how Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain could reshape legal practice. 

        • The Digital Initiative Lab is located on the east side of the library on the 2nd floor.

    Legal Clinic:

    • LLI exam
      • The next LLI exam will be administered in the Law Center at 6 p.m. on November 8. 

        • Any student interested in taking the exam or wanting more information should contact Ruth Walker by email, calling (405) 325-3433 or visiting the Legal Clinic, room 2020, during business hours.

    Thank you for your interest in applying to OU Law

    Please select your program of interest to learn more about the application process.

    J.D. ProgramM.L.S. ProgramLL.M. ProgramLegal Assistant Education Not sure? Learn more about admissions at OU Law