Juneteenth (June 19) marks the day in 1865 when Black people who were enslaved in Texas were declared legally free from bondage. To commemor…

Juneteenth (June 19) marks the day in 1865 when Black people who were enslaved in Texas were declared legally free from bondage. To commemorate the historical events of that day, Cammie Jones, Barnard’s executive director of Community Engagement and Inclusion, shares what the annual celebration means to her: https://barnard.edu/news/native-texan-importance-juneteenth