Recognizing and Honoring Juneteenth

On this day in history, June 19, 1865, enslaved African Americans were notified of their freedom by Union troops in Galveston Bay, Texas, two years after the Emancipation Proclamation. As the country celebrates today, we acknowledge and honor our community members who...

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8 Minutes and 46 Seconds

CalArts asks the entire community to observe a moment of silence and reflection—8 min. and 46 seconds, if possible—at 12:45 p.m. Pacific time today, Thursday, June 4, to coincide with Floyd’s memorial service.

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Black Lives Matter

A Message from President Ravi Rajan to CalArts Faculty, Staff, Students, Alumni, Trustees, Trustees Emeriti on Black Lives Matter.


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