Liberal, KS

Now: 61 °

Currently: Clouds

Hi: 68 ° | Lo: 57 °

USCIS to Welcome 148 New US Citizens at Wichita State University

Joe Denoyer - February 18, 2020 4:15 pm

WICHITA, Kan. – U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services will welcome 148 new U.S. citizens Friday at Wichita State University. U.S. District Court Judge J. Thomas Marten

will preside, and a clerk of the court will administer the Oath of Allegiance.

The citizenship candidates originate from 45 countries: Bangladesh, Brazil, Cambodia, Canada, China, Colombia, Congo (Kinshasa), Costa Rica, Cuba, Denmark, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Eritrea, France, The Gambia, Ghana, Haiti, Honduras, Hong Kong, India, Iraq, Japan, Jordan, Kenya, Laos, Mexico, Morocco, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Norway, Pakistan, Peru, Philippines, Rwanda, Somalia, South Korea, Sudan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Venezuela and Vietnam.

The citizenship candidates live in Andover, Arkansas City, Augusta, Chanute, Cimarron, Copeland, Derby, Deerfield, Dodge City, El Dorado, Eureka, Garden City, Great Bend, Hutchinson, Liberal, Lyons, McPherson, Newton, Park City, Salina, and Wichita.

During fiscal year 2019, 834,000 people were naturalized at ceremonies throughout the country and around the world, an 11-year high.

 

Latest Stories

Injury Accident Occurs Saturday Evening in Seward County

An injury accident occurred Saturday evening at approximately 8:41pm on US Highway 83 at Jewell Street....

Broadcast Square audio archives June 20 to 24, 2022

You can listen to archived Broadcast Square audio from the week of June 20 to 24,...

Ulysses KS Student Who Graduated from High School and Harvard at the Same Time Passed the Bar Exam

KAKE News A young man from Ulysses Kansas who earned an undergraduate degree from Harvard the same...

 
KSCB Radio News