The Core of the Legal Profession: Convocation Remarks by Dean Harroz

September 7, 2017 | By Melissa Caperton, Director of Communications
OU Law Dean Joseph Harroz Jr. speaks to the 1L class at the Owl Ceremony and Academic Convocation.

When OU Law Dean Joseph Harroz, Jr. spoke at this year’s Owl Ceremony and Academic Convocation – the first formal academic event for first-year law students – he noted that for every generation of Americans, there will be times when constitutionally protected freedoms are challenged and how those who have the opportunity of a legal education are obligated to defend it and ensure a civil society.

Watch Dean Harroz’s remarks here:


The entire Owl Ceremony and Academic Convocation may be viewed here:


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