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COVID-19 Update: The EMCC campus will be open for classes, appointments, and walk-in services beginning June 7, 2021. All student support services are still available online. Students are encouraged to contact their instructors for additional information.

Juneteenth Freedom Day



" accordance with a proclamation from the executive of the United States, all slaves are free..."  

- Major General Gordon Granger, June 19, 1865


Estrella Mountain Community College invites students, staff, faculty, and the community to join us in virtually celebrating June 19, 1865 -- "Juneteenth" -- when the last slaves in the United States were liberated in the state of Texas.

June 16 - 1pm-3pm:  "What is Juneteenth?"
City of Avondale Proclamation, Reading of the Emancipation Proclamation, Keynote:  Dr. Matthew Whitaker

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June 17 -1pm-3pm:  "The Importance of Juneteenth in 2021"
Performance - Candice Chavez,  Keynote: Dr. Matthew Whitaker    

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All events are free and open to the public!

For more information please contact Linda Cutright:  623-935-8827 or 623-936-1992,