Meet the Class of 2015
Hillary MoffettTulsa, Oklahoma
1. Where did you grow up?
2. Where did you attend undergrad?
Washington University in St. Louis
3. What degree(s) have you earned?
I earned a Bachelors of Arts in International Area Studies.
4. Why did you choose to attend OU Law?
I always knew I wanted to return to Oklahoma. I've lived in Washington, D.C., for three years and am looking forward to being back in the place where I love the people and the pace of life.
5. What is your favorite thing about OU?
I don't know yet! But, so far, everyone with whom I've spoken has been wonderful.
6. What (or who) inspired you to pursue a legal education?
I had considered a law degree for quite some time, but my experiences in Washington, D.C., solidified that I wanted to return home and pursue this degree. For the past three years, I have worked in Congress for Representative Boren. Knowing the intricacies of how and where laws are made, I discovered my desire to know more on what happens to those laws. How enforceable are they? Do they lead to a more just society? I started looking into those questions, and it naturally led me here.
7. What is an interesting fact about you?
I have run seven marathons and am training for the Ironman Triathlon this November.