Yesterday, actress Cicely Tyson recently spoke at Howard University’s graduation alongside President Barack Obama, where she recived another honorary doctrine degree. Howard University is home to fellow actresses Phylicia Rashad, Debbie Allen, Taraji P. Henson, and many others.
This is not the first time that the NY native received honorary degrees, in 2009 & 2014, she received two from the all male prestigious historically black college Morehouse College and Columbia University.
Currently, she has been keeping busy with her acting career as she appears on the Netflix show, House Of Cards.
Congratulations to this talented actress!