Posts Tagged ‘Lena Kageyama Omari’

At Long Last: Japanese American WWII-era OSU Students Receive Honorary Degrees

Monday, June 16th, 2008

Former Oregon State University students were recipients of Honorary Degrees for the university’s 139th commencement ceremony. So a little history here: after Japan bombed Pearl Harbor in December 1941, the United States Executive Order 9066 in was signed in the spring of 1942 and over 120,000 ethnic Japanese people were uprooted and were held in […]

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