Teryn Pierce: Black Lady Celebrates as She Becomes 1st Female in Her Family to Earn Master's Degree

Teryn Pierce: Black Lady Celebrates as She Becomes 1st Female in Her Family to Earn Master's Degree

  • A young Black lady has celebrated becoming the first female in her family to achieve a master's degree
  • In a Twitter post, Teryn Pierce noted that she graduated from the University of Houston in the United States of America
  • She delivered stunning photos from her graduation day to celebrate the impressive achievement in style

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Hard work pays even if it takes a while, and a young Black lady, Teryn Pierce, is living proof that remaining committed and dedicated to a goal will yield a positive result.

In a Twitter post, she has celebrated becoming a first-generation master's graduate in her family as she earned her postgraduate degree in Higher Education.

Announcing the much-deserved honour on social media, Teryn Pierce disclosed that she graduated from the University of Houston in the United States of America.

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Black lady is the first female in her family to earn a master's degree
Teryn Pierce: Black Lady Celebrates as She Becomes 1st Female in Her Family to Earn Master's Degree Photo credit: Teryn Pierce
Source: Twitter

Celebrating the achievement

''You may know me as Teryn Pierce, but they know me as Teryn Pierce, M.Ed. Black Female First Gen Masters Graduate. Masters in Higher Education.

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''Lady of AKA. VP of HESA. 2 Graduate Assistantships,'' she said.

Teryn Pierce released stunning photos posing in different outfits on her graduation day, inspiring several followers who have reacted to her post.

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Not long ago, YEN.com.gh previously reported that, Ray Curtis Petty Jr, ESQ is the definition of a fighter who has overcome cycles of obstacles life threw at him to achieve his goal as a legal brain, becoming the first lawyer in his family.

Undaunted by the mountain of difficulties and childhood inadequacies, he triumphed and made history as his family's first-generation attorney.

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Recounting his story on his Instagram account, he recalls being told by his teachers that he should be in special education classes. His coaches also doubted his ability to remember a playbook as a child, he said.

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Also, Briya Brown has become a first-generation attorney in her family after passing the bar, and she achieved this through hard work.

As a Black woman and the first person in her family to attain this feat, Brown said she achieved it with ''no guidance or handouts''.

Recounting her success story, she said: ''I passed the Bar exam. God said it, I believed it and declared it, and it is done!

''It was quite a challenge to work, study, and take this rigorous exam virtually during a global pandemic, and my computer crashed twice! I passed the Bar exam yall! And on the first attempt! He is a mighty God,'' she said.

Source: YEN.com.gh

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