UAA Juneteenth 2020 Celebration

by UAA Student Life and Leadership  |   

UAA will honor the celebration of Juneteeth with virtual trivia and a watch party of Just Mercy followed by a panel discussion examining the film’s themes on Friday, June 19, at 6 p.m. Juneteenth is the celebration of the full enforcement of the Emancipation Proclamation.

  • Join us for Virtual Juneteenth Trivia from 6–6:30 p.m. for a chance to win free prizes.
  • Our celebration continues from 6:30–9 p.m. with our Twitter Just Mercy watch party. (Warner Bros. is streaming Just Mercy free for the month of June; visit for a list of streaming locations.) Join our Twitter Watch Party at #UAAJuneteenth and #JustMercyWatchParty starting at 6:30 p.m.
  • Stay for our paneled Zoom discussion about the film and Juneteenth from 9–9:30 p.m. We are excited to have our paneled guests: Judge Pamela Washington, Judge Larry Card, Jervette Ward, Ph.D., and Ed Wesley, and moderated by Stephanie White Thorn.

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While you're celebrating the festivities at UAA, make sure to check out what the larger Juneteenth Anchorage events are this week.

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UAA presents 2020 Juneteenth on Friday, June 19, 6–9:30 p.m.
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