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30 Local People to be Naturalized At Alaska Public Lands Information Center

USCIS to welcome new citizens during Constitution Day and Citizenship Day celebration

 

ANCHORAGE, Alaska – US. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Anchorage, Acting Field Office Director, Terry Charbonneau will administer the Oath of Allegiance to America’s newest citizens during a special naturalization ceremony at Alaska Public Lands Information Center on Sept. 16. This event is part of USCIS’s annual celebration of Constitution Day and Citizenship Day. More than 25,000 people will become citizens at 269 special ceremonies held across the country and around the world from Sept. 15-23.

The 30 people who will become citizens originate from the following countries: the Philippines, Mexico, American Samoa, Ukraine, Romania and China.

Constitution Day is celebrated on Sept. 17 in remembrance of the signing of the Constitution in 1787. Since 1952, Citizenship Day has been celebrated in conjunction with Constitution Day, although Congress first underscored the significance of United States citizenship in 1940, when Congress designated the third Sunday in May as “I Am an American Day.”

 

 

WHO:

30 new U.S. citizens

USCIS Anchorage Field Office Director Bernadette Nocerino-Doody

WHEN:

 

Friday, Sept. 16, 10:30 a.m.

WHERE:

Alaska Public Lands Information Center

605 West 4th Avenue

Anchorage, AK 99501

 

CONTACT:

Sharon Rummery, (415) 987-0191

 

30 Local People to be Naturalized

At Alaska Public Lands Information Center

USCIS to welcome new citizens during Constitution Day and Citizenship Day celebration

 

ANCHORAGE, Alaska – US. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Anchorage, Acting Field Office Director, Terry Charbonneau will administer the Oath of Allegiance to America’s newest citizens during a special naturalization ceremony at Alaska Public Lands Information Center on Sept. 16. This event is part of USCIS’s annual celebration of Constitution Day and Citizenship Day. More than 25,000 people will become citizens at 269 special ceremonies held across the country and around the world from Sept. 15-23.

 

The 30 people who will become citizens originate from the following countries: the Philippines, Mexico, American Samoa, Ukraine, Romania and China.

 

Constitution Day is celebrated on Sept. 17 in remembrance of the signing of the Constitution in 1787. Since 1952, Citizenship Day has been celebrated in conjunction with Constitution Day, although Congress first underscored the significance of United States citizenship in 1940, when Congress designated the third Sunday in May as “I Am an American Day.”

 

 

WHO:

30 new U.S. citizens

USCIS Anchorage Field Office Director Bernadette Nocerino-Doody

WHEN:

 

Friday, Sept. 16, 10:30 a.m.

WHERE:

Alaska Public Lands Information Center

605 West 4th Avenue

Anchorage, AK 99501

 

CONTACT:

Sharon Rummery, (415) 987-0191

 

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