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Juneteenth Celebration

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  • Event Location Stamp Student Union, Benjamin Banneker Room - or via live stream

Please join the School of Public Policy, and the broader University of Maryland community, to honor and celebrate with spoken word, African drumming and dancing, and an overview of the history of this day. Let's celebrate this day of freedom by honoring the past while paving the way for the future. Participants will include:

  • Christopher Bonner, Associate Professor, ARHU
  • Toni Eleva-Gidado, Policy Student
  • Nina Harris, Associate Dean, SPP
  • Darryll Pines, President, University of Maryland (via video)
  • Saba Tshibaka, UMD Alumna, Co-founder of Black Terps Matter
  • Patrick Wojahn, Mayor, City of College Park
  • Ronald Zeigler, Director, Nyumburu Cultural Center
  • Malcolm X Drummers and Dancers

Click to watch via livestream.