2021 WSU Juneteenth Opening Celebration

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Date: June 13, 2021
Time: 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Location: Virtual event
Category: Community

Join us for the Juneteenth Opening Celebration as we kick off Wayne State University's first annual Juneteenth celebration.

The schedule of events for the opening celebration are as followed:

  • Juneteenth Flag Installation
  • Performance from the Freedom Players
  • Drumming performance

Wayne State University celebrates the hallmark of Black freedom through the holiday of Juneteenth. In accordance with the University's recognition of Juneteenth, there will be a host of virtual events and activities, as well as some hosted by partner organizations within the city of Detroit, starting with this opening celebration.

To view more Juneteenth Celebration events happening throughout the week visit: https://getinvolved.wayne.edu/organization/juneteenth

We invite you to engage in your own personal learning of the continued struggle and plight of Black communities within Detroit and across the United States. Juneteenth is a unifying holiday; it forces us to take an honest look at where we are as a nation and what we can do to progress forward. 

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