QUEEN LATIFAH RECEIVES HONORARY DEGREE FROM RUTGERS UNIVERSITY

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Queen Latifah was presented with an honorary doctorate from Rutgers University yesterday. 

She tweeted the announcement with the following:

 

 

 

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  “It’s lessons here at home that made me who I am,” Latifah said during her speech: “You may not realize it today, but you will over time that the love you find in family in every size, shape and makeup is a powerful teacher.” In addition, she Latifah announced that she is slated to perform at the New Orleans Essence Festival for the first time this year.