“I had my cello, I had my suitcase, and I literally had $20,” Tomasz Zieba said. “That’s all I had.”
Essence of a Man runs through April 30.
Freedmen were slaves of Native Americans, and their tribal citizenship and benefits were revoked in 1979.
“I knew I could attend a university and be successful,” Rubio said. “The possibility is out there.”
Immigrants trying to become U.S. citizens face unknown hurdles that take years and thousands of dollars to cross.
Those two findings were part of the 2012 Oklahoma Civic Health Index, which was developed by a team of faculty and student researchers at the University of Central Oklahoma in partnership with the National Conference on Citizenship. The research team presented its report Dec. 4 to Oklahoma Secretary of State Glenn Coffee. According to the…