Posthumous Degree to be Awarded to Trayvon Martin


Trayvon Martin will get a college degree thanks to Florida Memorial University.

The school will award a posthumous bachelor’s degree in aeronautical science.

Martin was killed five years ago by George Zimmerman. He was only 17 at the time.

Martin’s parents will accept the degree on his behalf at the school’s commencement on May 13th.

Martin’s mother is an alumnus of the school, a historically black university in Miami Gardens, Florida.

Trayvon Martin had wanted to become a pilot.

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