5 Women Who Deserve Honorary Degrees


Tanay Hudson | May 20, 2014 - 1:21 pm

Tyra Banks

Tyra Banks

In 1997, she became the first African American ​to cover the Victoria’s Secret catalog. Banks was​ also​ the first African-American woman on the covers of GQ and the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue.​ She broke barriers in the modeling industry ​and also became a successful talk show host, producer, and author.

Photo Credit: Jason LaVeris