Young father poses with son as he receives his engineering degree

Young father poses with son as he receives his engineering degree

- A young man has posed alongside his toddler son after he bagged a degree in engineering

- The young man graduated from Tennessee State University in the United States

- He has been celebrated on social media as an example of black brilliance

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A young man has been celebrated after he graduated with a degree in engineering from Tennessee State University in the United States of America.

Social media is buzzing with commentary highlighting the young man's achievement. Some are touting his milestone as an example of black brilliance amid the current state of the world.

Briefly.co.za saw that in some photos that have been splashed on social media, the young man is seen in his dashing graduation regalia and cap.

PHOTOS: Young Black man poses with son as he graduates with degree in Engineering

Photo credit: Because of Them We Can by Eunique Jones/Facebook.com
Source: UGC

He was pictured as he proudly posed alongside his toddler son in the inspirational photos. He noted that he has passed his knowledge to his son so that he ''can know right from wrong''.

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He wrote:

"Pass my knowledge to my son so he can know right from wrong. That’s all that really matters to me. Can’t wait till you grow up and look back on moments like this. #likefatherlikeson"

The young man’s account, which was recently shared on social media, has garnered powerful reactions about black excellence.

It was recently reported that there’s no greater force that can stop a man determined to succeed and Harold Franklin, an indigene of Talladega in Alabama in the United States, just affirmed this narrative as he earned his master’s degree.

Harold Franklin, who is 86 years old, finally received his master’s degree from Auburn University after years of hard work.

In another story, Ghanaian entrepreneur and creative genius, Hannah Akomeah, is a senior high school graduate who transforms used car tyres into furniture. The hard-working young lady turns tyres into beautiful home furniture such as tables and round sofas that are very comfortable.

Furniture making has been a male-dominated field for a long time but Hannah is one of many young women shaping and changing the narrative.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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