Rihanna Star overwhelmed as Harvard honours her Humanitarian of the Year

In a video posted by The Shade Room, the 'Work' star expressed her excitement in a speech given to attendees.

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Rihanna honoured as Harvard's Humanitarian of the year

(DailyMail)
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Rihanna is Harvard University's humanitarian of the Year.

On Monday, February 28, 2017, the pop star made an appearance at the Ivy League school to accept a plaque given to her by Allen Counter, the director of the Harvard Foundation.

play Rihanna honoured as Harvard's Humanitarian of the year (Daily Mail)

The 29-year-old, who never graduated high school, earned the prestigious award following her various charitable efforts, including her role in creating an oncology centre in Barbados.

 

In a video posted by The Shade Room, the 'Work' star expressed her excitement in a speech given to attendees.

"So I made it to Harvard. Never thought I'd be able to say that in my life. But if feels good." she admitted.

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Rihanna honoured as Harvard's Humanitarian of the year

(DailyMail)

The Grammy-winner, was greeted with a chorus of cheers from the crowd.

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