Onondaga Community College helped welcome home 49 new American citizens during a naturalization ceremony in Storer Auditorium. Acting Supreme Court Judge Michael Hanuszczak presided over the ceremony.
OCC Music Professor Dr. David Rudari sang the National Anthem and God Bless America. United States Congressman John Katko (R-NY-24) held a drawing for a United States flag which had flown over the Capitol building. The flag was won by new American citizen Diana Carolina Quinones Novoa.