Freedom Day. Jubilee Day. Liberation Day. Emancipation Day.
No matter what you call it, Juneteenth is the oldest nationally-celebrated commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States, recognizing African American freedom and emphasizing education and achievement!
During this panel discussion with the Presidents of all seven City Colleges of Chicago, learn more about Juneteenth from each President’s point of view. The discussion will be emceed by leaders in student government.
- President Janine E. Janosky, Ph.D., Daley College
- President Daniel Lopez, Ph.D., Harold Washington College
- President Gregory Thomas, Ph.D., Kennedy-King College
- President David A. Sanders, M.S.Ed., Malcolm X College
- President Kimberly Hollingsworth, Olive Harvey College
- President Shawn L. Jackson, Ph.D., Truman College
- President David Potash, Ph.D., Wright College
Join us for this Juneteenth celebration!