The Gavel

MLK Day of Service & Local Events

January 16th, 2015 by

Martin Luther King Day is a federal holiday held on the third Monday of January. It celebrates the life and achievements of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., an influential American civil rights leader. He is most well known for his … Read more

Moving on Up to Midtown

December 11th, 2014 by


Next week, the Oklahoma City University School of Law will move into its new Midtown building at 800 N. Harvey. The Harvey building was originally Oklahoma High School, the first high school in the territory of Oklahoma, built in 1910. … Read more

Adventures of a Traveling Law Librarian: Chicago!

December 2nd, 2014 by

I recently had the pleasure of spending part of the Thanksgiving break in the Windy City.  Denielle Chaney, Oklahoma City University School of Law Class of 2010, was there with her husband to celebrate their anniversary.  We got together for … Read more

Wacky Halloween Laws

October 28th, 2014 by

October 31st, typically associated with trick-or-treating, candy and costumes, is not considered fun for all in different locations across the United States. What may be a fun tradition for many has resulted in some abnormal laws. Take a … Read more

US Supreme Court Declines to Hear Same-Sex Marriage Cases

October 13th, 2014 by

On Monday, October 6, 2014, the United States Supreme Court declined to decide whether states have the right to ban gay marriage. The court rejected appeals that prohibited gay marriage, without comment, leaving intact the lower-court rulings striking down these … Read more

Law Library Study Rooms are Available!

October 8th, 2014 by

Library study

Need  a little more private space to study solo or with classmates? The law library has ten study rooms available for students to take advantage of for group or individual study.

Rooms 169 and 170 are located in 1 South … Read more