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Welcome to Inside OU, a resource for OU students, staff, and faculty to stay connected with what is happening at the university.

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OU to Recognize Free Speech Week Oct. 18-22


The third week of October marks Free Speech Week, a national non-partisan celebration of First Amendment freedoms. Learn more about the events being hosted at OU and how you can participate.

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OU Welcomes Back Annual Homecoming Festivities


Next week marks the return of a time-honored tradition at the University of Oklahoma: Homecoming.

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OU to Recognize Pattye Moore at Ring Ceremony


OU will honor its senior class and Pattye Moore, an OU alumna who has led a successful career as a senior corporate executive, during its Fall 2021 Ring Ceremony.

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OU Receives Nearly $5 Million to Support Defense Research


OU has received nearly $5 million from the Oklahoma City Air Logistics Complex and the Air Force Research Laboratory to fund research that addresses sustainment and modernization needs for the Air Force.

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Vaccines Can’t End Pandemics Alone: OU Professor’s Analysis of Past Pandemics Featured in TIME Magazine


What can the eradication of smallpox teach us about controlling future pandemics? OU Professor of Classics and Letters Kyle Harper explores this question in a piece he penned for TIME magazine.

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OU Community Steps Up to Help Afghan Refugees


Over the last several weeks, OU community members have been actively preparing to welcome approximately 1,800 Afghan refugees to Oklahoma.

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OU Law Students Offer Help with Protective Order Filing Process


Law student volunteers spend several hours a week at the Cleveland County Courthouse helping survivors of domestic violence file protective orders.

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OU-Tulsa Students Address Health Needs in Oklahoma Through Schweitzer Fellowship


Six OU-Tulsa students are addressing the health needs of underserved and underrepresented populations in Oklahoma through the Tulsa Schweitzer Fellowship.

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OU Partners with United Way to Make a Difference Across the State


OU faculty, staff and students are making a difference in communities across Oklahoma by donating to United Way.