June 19 is a national day to commemorate the emancipation of enslaved
African Americans. Gannon will host events on the Erie and Ruskin campuses to
honor Juneteenth. Because this date falls on a Sunday, we will observe on
Monday, June 20.
Gannon welcomes alumnus and OpenedEyes founder Brandon Wiley '10 '13M to
speak and engage in historical education, cultural significance, and
fellowship. Students, faculty and staff are invited to take a break in their
workday to share in the discussion and enjoy a light lunch in Waldron 219 in
Erie, and in RN 142 - Distance Learning Lab in Ruskin, beginning at noon on
Please save the date to observe Juneteenth with the Gannon community.