2024 Juneteenth at Tufts: A Day of Remembrance and Reflection

Location: Breed Memorial Hall, 51 Winthrop St, Medford, MA 02155

Date: June 20, 2024

Time: 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm

Sponsor: Office of the Vice Provost for Institutional Inclusive Excellence (IIE)

Dr. Christina Greer



With Dr. Christina Greer, J00

Thursday, June 20 | 1-2:30 p.m. ET

In-person and Livestreamed




A Day of Remembrance and Reflection

The Office of the Vice Provost for Institutional Inclusive Excellence (IIE), in partnership with the Tufts Juneteenth Planning Committee, invites you to this special event commemorating the spirit and meaning of Juneteenth.


Event Program

  • Lunch 🧺 catered by local Black-owned business Rhythm and Wraps, Darryl's Corner Bar & Kitchen, and Fresh Food Generation.
  • Musical performance 🎵 of "Lift Every Voice and Sing" with audience participation.
  • Conversation 🎤 with Dr. Christina Greer, J00, a distinguished scholar, activist, and Tufts alumna, moderated by Taina McField, Jonathan M. Tisch College of Civic Life associate dean for strategy.
  • Community discussion 💬 for those attending in person.



 Breed Memorial Hall

51 Winthrop Street

Medford, MA 02155



Reserve your seat to receive a link prior to the event.


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Guest Speaker

Dr. Christina Greer, J00, is Associate Professor of Political Science at Fordham University. Her scholarship and teaching focus on American politics, Black ethnic politics, urban politics, quantitative methods, campaigns, elections, and public opinion.



Taina McField



Taina McField is Associate Dean for Strategy at Tufts University's Tisch College. She is an educator with extensive experience in program development and operations, cultivating and supporting social justice organizations, and working with universities and other large institutions.




Dietary Needs and Accessibility Accommodations

Register by June 14 to request any accommodations you require for in-person attendance. If you have questions, please email the Office of the Vice Provost for Institutional Inclusive Excellence.