Growing up, Dustin Saied was the third generation to work in his family business, Saied Music. These days, he is found not among instruments, but among patrons at PRHYME Downtown Steakhouse, where he is general manager. He also is surrounded by his paintings, several of which hang in the din…
Fifty years old this year, but with themes as relevant as yesterday’s headlines, "The Outsiders" has long been hailed as a Tulsa treasure. The book, written by Tulsan S.E. Hinton, deals with timeless themes such as economic divides, coming of age, gang violence and the search for belonging.
They say eyes are the window to the soul, but to artist Amy Whitaker, the face tells a person’s story. That story is precisely what she wanted to share by sketching portraits of all 81 students in her daughter’s Holland Hall graduating class and donating the artwork to their families.
From playing five sports to creating nonprofits to representing the U.S. while meeting Chinese politicians, these 10 Tulsa-area high school graduates do it all. Regardless of their next steps, their extraordinary high school careers will propel them to soar in the real world.