Supermodel Naomi Campbell sheds a tear as she receives honorary doctorate for contribution to fashion

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Naomi Campbell receives honorary doctorate for her work in fashion.
Naomi Campbell receives honorary doctorate for her work in fashion.
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After decades of walking the runway, she finally graced the stage to obtain her honorary doctorate for her contribution to the fashion industry.

Supermodel Naomi Campbell received her honorary doctorate at London’s Royal Festival Hall, alongside hundreds of fashion, graphics and creative business students, and gave a rousing speech.

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The supermodel shares a series of pictures from her graduation and gave a special thanks to her daughter.

“Graduation  Day, I’m beyond words of gratitude and emotion to receive such an honor from @unicreativearts . Thank you for the warm embrace class of 20 , 21, 22 .. You are our future creatives and cannot wait to see your contribution to the world."

"Thank you President and Vice-Chancellor Bashir Makhoul.. Thank you to my mother @valeriemorriscampbell &my family for standing by side. and my chosen family. And thank you to my higher power GOD Almighty for guiding me each day. And my biggest blessing my daughter. #UCAGraduation #UCAGraduation2022."

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