New Holocaust education director returns to Oklahoma
January 21, 2018
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — The new director of Holocaust education for the Jewish Federation of Tulsa feels like he is back at home after spending many years on the East Coast.
Jesse Ulrich, 36, was born and raised in the Tulsa area.
In early grade school, he was one of three white students at Burroughs Elementary School in north Tulsa.
He graduated in 2000 from Broken Arrow High School, where he was one of two Jews out of some 2,000 students.
Those were important experiences for him, he told the Tulsa World .
"I think it helped train me for the fact that for the rest of my school time after tha...