She was one of the 6 conferred with the degree at the ceremony, as they were all described as people who have changed the world in extensive ways.
The other 5 honoured with the degree are:
Tthe CEO of General Motors, Mary Barra;
Former Durham, Mayor William Bell;
Phil Freelon, lead architect for the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture;
Dr William Kaelin, professor of medicine at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard Medical School; and Attorney Russell M. Robinson II.
Check out what she wore for the occasion below;
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