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OU College of Law to Honor Devon Energy Co-Founder with Prestigious Kuntz Award

The University of Oklahoma College of Law will honor Larry Nichols, co-founder and chairman emeritus of Devon Energy Corporation, with the Eugene Kuntz Award at the annual Eugene Kuntz Conference on Natural Resources Law and Policy Nov. 4. The award recognizes Nichols’ many contributions to the energy industry and to oil and gas law in particular.

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More Than 550 OU Law Alumni Named to 2016 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Lists

The University of Oklahoma College of Law had a total of 552 alumni named to the 2016 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists.

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OU College of Law Dedicates Inasmuch Foundation Collaborative Learning Center

On Sept. 26, the University of Oklahoma College of Law hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony dedicating the new Inasmuch Foundation Collaborative Learning Center, housed in the school’s law library. The cutting-edge space is named in recognition of Inasmuch Foundation’s generous $1.5 million gift to create the center.

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OU Law Announces New Energy Law Professor

The University of Oklahoma College of Law is pleased to announce the hire of Kristen van de Biezenbos as associate professor of law. She assumes teaching responsibilities in the college’s strategic areas of energy and oil and gas law this fall.

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Three OU Law Graduates Selected as First Gallogly Public Interest Fellows

The University of Oklahoma College of Law is pleased to announce the selection of three of its 2016 graduates to the inaugural class of the Gallogly Family Foundation Public Interest Fellowship Program. Students Ge’Andra Johnson, Corie O’Rourke and Mary Beth Williams are the first to receive the fellowship. The Program supports recent graduates of a select number of leading law schools across the country. In its first year, the Gallogly Family Foundation selected the OU College of Law to serve as the pilot school for the Foundation’s fellowships.

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