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Liberation Fest

Event Type
Liberation Fest
wifi event
May 7, 2021   6:00 - 9:00 pm  
Originating Calendar
Campus Humanities Calendar

Liberation Fest is a two-day virtual event that aims to create a space for emerging Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC) youth ages 11–19 to celebrate community strength, resistance, creativity, and joy.


Liberation Fest will include celebrations of music, art, dance and food, complete with door prizes and Liberation Fest 'Swag Bags' for all participants including T-shirts, $30 Grub Hub cards, books, art supplies and other prizes! Register to participate.


Cosponsors include: DREAAM House, GEO Solidarity Committee, Humanities Research Institute, Department of Psychology (UIUC), Department of Educational Psychology (UIUC), Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Innovation (UIUC), Department of Kinesiology and Community Health (UIUC), Department of African American Studies (UIUC), Department of Asian American Studies (UIUC), College of Applied and Fine Arts (UIUC), UIUC Counseling Center, and Elevate & Fly Designs.

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