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Black History Month: Videos

Rasmussen University supports the celebration of Black History Month each February.

Juneteenth

The holiday of Juneteenth is also called Emancipation Day or Freedom Day. It is held each June 19 in celebration of the announcement of the end of slavery in Texas in 1865. Almost all of the fifty states recognizes it as a state holiday. This video was created by Diane Walker and William Porras of Pasadena (California) Public Library's La Pintoresca Branch. Usage granted by permission of Diane Walker.

My Library

A picture paints a thousand words in this story by Diane Walker, manager of Pasadena (California) Public Library's La Pintoresca Branch. Usage granted by permission of Diane Walker.