Oprah Winfrey in tears as she receives Harvard doctorate degree

One of the most influential women in the world, Oprah Winfrey, was in tears, today as she received a honorary doctorate degree from Harvard University during the university’s 362nd commencement.

The ceremony brought tears of joy to the 59- year-old media titan as she received her honorary doctorate degree.

Oprah has her own television network — OWN — and has an estimated net worth of $2.7 billion.