Christmas, a time for giving - students throw lonely Prof a party

Christmas, a time for giving - students throw lonely Prof a party

A group of college students surprised their professor with unexpected Christmas gifts and footage of the emotional moment went viral.

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Twitter user, @belindaramirez (nina), shared a video showing off her classmates' generosity as they surprised their college professor with some Christmas gifts.

The video included the note: “So we all got together to surprise our professor who usually spends Christmas alone. It really is the little things.”

Nina’s post has already been liked nearly 500 000 times.

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In the video, the professor is clearly overwhelmed and becomes emotional as a result of the thoughtful gesture.

Briefly.co.za gathered that tweeps were so moved by the video that they offered to donate gifts as well.

However, the professor urged the public to donate to the American Cancer Society instead.

Based on the comments that followed, it was clear that the professor wasn’t the only one overcome by emotion.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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