‘Chewbacca Mom’ Receives this EPIC Gift from Southeastern University

Screen Shot 2016-06-01 at 10.08.00 AMAfter posting one simple video, this ‘Chewbacca Mom’ has received some pretty epic gifts. Check out what Southeastern University just gave her.

A simple cellphone video in the front seat of her car has brought Candace Payne, a.k.a. Chewbacca Mom, unexpected levels of fame and adoration.

Now a Polk County university is giving her family full tuition.

Southeastern University, a private Christian school in Lakeland, announced it’s paying for school for not only her two children but also her husband. The school filmed her reaction in a video of Payne touring the campus.

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“How about I make this the best tour ever?” the school’s Dr. Kent Ingle tells Payne in the video. “Since you’ve been bringing joy and laughter and great inspiration to a lot of people around the world, here at Southeastern we want to do that for you. Our gift to you is to provide you and your family full, tuition-free scholarships.”


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