Angelina Jolie Praised for Sending Zahara to a Historically Black College
Angelina Jolie posted a rare candid photo of daughter Zahara as she celebrated her leaving for college in Georgia.Footage of Jolie celebrating at a Spelhouse event is circulating online as she's pulled in to join in with the "Electric Slide" dance. The actress also posted her congratulations to her daughter and her new classmates on social media.
© Frazer Harrison - Getty Images The proud mom said she was "holding it together" ahead of her daughter beginning her first year of college.
Zahara Jolie-Pitt has arrived at Spelman College.
Mom Angelina Jolie dropped off the teen for her first year of undergrad. In pictures shared by Darryl Holloman, vice president for student affairs at Spelman, the Eternals star and the 17-year-old meet with the administrator and school president Dr. Helene Gayle on the school's Atlanta campus.
In the pics, the mother of six wears a loose black top and matching pants and sandals, posing with her daughter and the administrators outdoors and in what looks like a dorm room.
Angelina Jolie Proud proud: her daughter Zahara enters the University
The American actress Angelina Jolie is a proud mother. On her Instagram account, she paid tribute to her eldest daughter, Zahara, who joined a prestigious university to follow her higher education. © Abaca American actress Angelina Jolie is a proud mother. On her Instagram account, she paid tribute to her eldest daughter, Zahara, who joined a prestigious university to follow her higher education. After Maddox and Pax, it's Zahara's turn to enter the university.
The post also includes a video, during which the Maleficent star chats with Gayle on campus and says she's "so excited" for Zahara. When asked how she feels about being a Spelman mom, the star says, "I 'm gonna start crying! I have not started crying yet."
The school president adds that there will be "plenty of time to cry" at the school's upcoming ceremony, which she says is "purposely to induce [tears]—bring it all out."
"I heard tomorrow night's the big night," Jolie replies. "I 'm holding it together."
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The actress and philanthropist shared the news that Zahara would be attending Spelman earlier this month, posting a pic of the teen posing among a cohort of fellow Spelman students.
"Zahara with her Spelman sisters! Congratulations to all new students starting this year. A very special place and an honor to have a family member as a new Spelman girl. #spelman #spelmancollege #spelmansisters #HBCU,"she captioned the post.
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