Tracee Ellis Ross To Receive Honorary Degree From Spelman

The actress will be awarded an honorary Doctor of Fine Arts degree on Sunday, May 21, 2023.

Award-winning actress Tracee Ellis Ross is set to be honored in a star-studded affair at Spelman College next month. The prestigious Atlanta HBCU will roll out the red carpet as they bestow upon her an honorary doctorate, recognizing her outstanding contributions to the world of entertainment.

But that's not all! This ceremony is going to be a double dose of brilliance, as Pulitzer Prize holder, Nikole Hannah-Jones, the mastermind behind "The 1619 Project," will take the stage as the commencement speaker. Talk about a power-packed event!

 From her iconic role as Dr. Rainbow Johnson on the hit series black-ish to her unforgettable performances in critically acclaimed films, her talent knows no bounds. She has dazzled audiences with her impeccable comedic timing, captivating charisma, and undeniable charm.

And let's not forget the impressive array of awards that have graced her trophy shelf. With a Golden Globe under her belt and several nominations for Emmy Awards, Ross continues to set the bar high in the entertainment industry. Her exceptional talent and unwavering dedication have rightfully earned her a place among the industry's finest.

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