NEW YORK (CBS) — Grammy winner and Berks County native Taylor Swift can add “doctor” to the front of her name. Swift received an honorary doctorate of fine arts degree from New York University.
Earlier this year, the singer was the subject of a half-semester course at NYU in the Clive Davis Institute of Recording Arts.READ MORE: Philadelphia Police Searching For Suspect Accused Of Fatally Shooting 77-Year-Old Man In Juniata
During her commencement speech, Swift urged students to embrace life’s embarrassments and said getting into scrapes was just a “fact of life.”READ MORE: Montgomery County Officer Grazed By Bullet During Philly’s 4th Of July Fireworks Feels ‘Lucky’ To Walk Away From Incident
NYU honored the classes of 2020, 2021 and 2022 since graduates of previous years had their commencement ceremonies canceled due to the pandemic.MORE NEWS: PHL Airport Receiving $24 Million In Federal Funding For Terminal Improvements