Diddy Delivers Commencement Speech Howard University Graduation

Despite some protest from some students both past and present, Sean “Diddy” Combs delivered a well received commencement speech at yesterday’s Howard University graduation.

Diddy, who is a former alumni of Howard University, receives a honorary degree in humanities.

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During his speech Diddy says it feels good to return home to Howard.

“Ain’t no homecoming like a Howard homecoming,” Diddy said. “And it feels so good to be home.”

The hip-hop mogul received a standing ovation from the graduating class of 2014 from Howard University.

“Don’t be afraid to close your eyes and dream, but then open your eyes and see,” Combs told the graduation class of 2014 at Howard University.

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