Oklahoma: Magazine of the Oklahoma Heritage Association - August 2013

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OHA'S Story Through Its People

ABOVE: Sr. Veronica Higgins, left, provided the invocation for the Oklahoma Hall of Fame Reunion Luncheon; Melissa Griffith performed “The National Anthem” and led the crowd in “Oklahoma!”; and Alex Cameron served as master of ceremonies. BELOW: Katie Hanebaum, Nura Khanfar, Invisible Eve author and photographer Yousef Khanfar, and Shannon Lee at the exhibit’s opening.

ABOVE: Through an invitation from Chief Judge Vicki Miles-LaGrange, members of the 2013-2014 Teen Board attended a Naturalization Ceremony on July 26. RIGHT: Attending the opening reception for

Invisible Eve were Justin Jones, from the Department of Corrections, and Senator Connie Johnson.

ABOVE: Lou Kerr congratulates Yousef Khanfar on the Invisible Eve project during the opening reception at the Gaylord-Pickens Museum on May 30. ABOVE: Millicent Newton-Embry, Sheila Devereux, author and photographer Yousef Khanfar, and Shola Shopeyin celebrate the opening of Khanfar’s exhibit Invisible Eve.

ABOVE: Chief Judge Vicki MilesLaGrange and Wanda Pratt at the Invisible Eve opening at the Gaylord-Pickens Museum.

Left to right, Nura Khanfar, Frey Radfar, Deemah Ramadan, Tawfik Ramadan, Suha Ramadan, Yousef Khanfar, Wanda Pratt, Siham Ramadan, Salam Ramadan, and Gennady Slobodov celebrate the successful opening of Invisible Eve.