Announcement of Lehigh University Juneteenth Celebration

Wed, 06/16/2021 - 12:00pm

You are invited to a multi-session virtual program on Wednesday June 16, 2021 to celebrate Juneteenth in the Lehigh Valley. This event is presented by The Community Conversations About Race (CCAR) team, the MLK Celebration Committee, the Office of Multicultural Affairs, and The Faculty and Staff of Color Network in partnership with Juneteenth Lehigh Valley and is open to all members of the Greater Lehigh Valley community. Zoellner Arts Center's Executive Director, Mark Fitzgerald Wilson, will moderate the 6pm discussion with Eddie Glaude, Jr. 

The schedule is as follows. Please use the links below to register for the sessions you’d like to attend.

Artist Panel Discussion: Art as Emancipation: Art, Social Justice, and Juneteenth
moderated by Devyn Briggs from Northampton Community College

Philadelphia Poet Laureate Trapeta Mayson

Eddie Glaude, Jr.: The History & Importance of Juneteenth

Visit to learn more about the Juneteenth Lehigh Valley Celebration that will take place at SteelStacks in Bethlehem, PA on June 19, 2021.