|May 2||National Day of Prayer|
|Dec. 26||Kwanzaa (begins)|
|Jan. 1||Kwanzaa (ends)|
These holidays are celebrated widely in the United States with government office closings and sometimes business closings.
|Jan. 21||Martin Luther King, Jr. Day|
|Feb. 18||President's Day|
|May 27||Memorial Day|
|July 4||Independence Day|
|Sept. 2||Labor Day|
|Sept. 11||Patriot Day|
|Nov. 11||Veterans Day|
Polytechneio- Commemoration of the 1973 student demonstrations. Classes do not meet.
Founder's Day- A public holiday marking the birthday of Ghana's first President, Dr. Kwame Nkrumah.
Independence Day- Public holiday celebrating the founding of modern Ghana.