Taylor Swift receives honorary doctorate degree in Fine Arts from New York University

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We have some good news for all the Taylor Swift fans. The Love Story singer has recently added another feather to her cap, and we are sure you all be proud of her as everyone is right now! It is because she has been conferred with an honorary doctorate degree from the New York University on Wednesday morning and the singer herself is elated about the same. According to Page Six, Taylor Swift is still at her humorous best as she tries to include a whole lot of puns and comedy in her graduating address.


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About Taylor Swift’s degree

Taylor Swift has recently received an honorary doctorate of Fine Arts because of being an influencing advocate for the rights of artists and one of the most prolific and popular musicians of all time. Talking about the degree, the Bad Blood singer had a notion as to why she was asked to join the celebration. She humorously shared about having thought that the reason she was there was that she had a song called 22.  Swift is said to have joked to start things off while stating later that she was talking about the class of 2022.

Fan reactions

Even before the beginning of the ceremony at New York University, fans began trending combinations of Doctor Taylor Swift on Twitter for obvious reasons. Apart from that, most of them were using the hashtag #22GraduatesVersion. Well, the singer has also made sure to capitalize on the fact that she is technically a doctor now! According to Page Six, Taylor Swift hilariously said that she thanks the university for technically making her a doctor at least on paper.

Taylor Swift’s latest video

The singer also shared a video of herself on Instagram while getting ready for the event before entering the stage to receive her honor. She captioned the post this way, “Wearing a cap and gown for the very first time – see you soon NYU.”

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About her boyfriend

Recently, the American singer and songwriter has extended her support to her boyfriend and actor Joe Alwyn for his debut TV series titled Conversation with Friends. For the unversed, the TV series dropped on BBC Three and Hulu on the night of May 15, 2022. The Bad Blood singer recently shared a review by Time Magazine on her new series Conversation with Friends and stated that she confirms the series is phenomenal. Swift shared the same on one of her Instagram stories recently. For the unversed, she has been dating Joe Alwyn since 2016. However, the couple has kept their relationship largely out of the spotlight since the beginning. However, Taylor Swift keeps on showing online support for her boyfriend from time to time.

The couple’s relationship

Once, Joe Alwyn opened up about his relationship in a panel for Conversation with Friends that was held in February 2022. He stated that he was happy in a monogamous relationship. Talking about Taylor Swift, she also opened up about her relationship in a conversation with Elle, “It’s not really [because I] want to be guarded and private, it’s more a response to something else.” She added, “We live in a culture that is so increasingly intrusive. The more you give and frankly, even if you don’t give it, something will be taken.”