Santa Fe Community College and Literacy Volunteers of Santa Fe will cohost a United States Citizenship & Immigration Services (USCIS) Naturalization Ceremony

This event has been canceled due to coronavirus. Learn more.

10 a.m. March 25 in the Jemez Rooms on campus, 6401 Richards Ave.
SFCC President Becky Rowley, Ph.D., to keynote

What:   Santa Fe Community College and Literacy Volunteers of Santa Fe will cohost U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Naturalization Ceremony                             

Who:     40 applicants including two Literacy Volunteers’ students                           

When:  10 a.m. Wed. March 25, 2020                     

Where: Jemez Rooms on Campus, 6401 Richards Ave.                   

Cost:  Free and open to the community                 

Of Note: This is always a well-attended ceremony with great opportunities for interviews and photographs.

Agenda: 9 a.m. – Check in of applicants
10 a.m. – Pre-ceremony announcements takes 5 minutes or less
National Anthem

Opening remarks from Santa Fe Mayor Alan Webber – 5 minutes
Introduction of USCIS director –They speak for a 5 – 10 minutes
Administer Oath of Allegiance
Pledge of Allegiance

Guest speaker SFCC President Becky Rowley, Ph.D. 10 – 15 minutes
Special Message from the President of the United States- Audio Visual
Special Music by Lee Greenwood-Audio Visual
Handing out Naturalization Certificates                               

For more information contact: Amanda Rivera de Garcia, SFCC ESL (English as a Second Language) Coordinator, Literacy Volunteers of Santa Fe, 505-428-1167,

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