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Angela Bassett Receives Third Degree From Yale University

Angela Bassett just keeps winning. The Oscar-nominated actress received an honorary doctorate degree from her alma mater, Yale University, on Monday (May 21). Bassett is…

More Bad News: Brown University Strips Bill Cosby Of His Honorary Degree

Brown University has stripped Bill Cosby of his honorary degree, becoming the third college to rescind a degree from him in only a week, The Daily News reports. “It has…

Winston-Salem State University Presents Common With Honorary Doctorate Degree

Another fellow Chi-town lyricist just obtained a distinguished honor. Following G.O.O.D. Music cohort Kanye West’s School of the Art Institute of Chicago accolade, Common…

Kanye West To Receive Honorary Doctorate From The School Of The Art Institute Of Chicago

Kanye West has consistently expressed his knack for improving schools, and even designing uniforms for learning facilities. But now, the Windy City native is receiving…