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Tasha Reign Bangs Through UCLA; Earns Gender Studies Degree

Adult film actress Tasha Reign is graduating from UCLA with a degree in Gender Studies. Go Bruins!

Adult film actress Tasha Reign is graduating from UCLA with a degree in Gender Studies. Go Bruins!

Tasha Reign banged her way though UCLA performing as a porn actress apparently without raising an eyebrow, unlike colleague Belle Knox. She caused an uproar when she was outed at Duke University.

But Reign will receive her degree on Saturday (June 14), indistinguishable from the rest of the co-eds.

Except, that is, for her surgically enhanced breasts and platinum blonde hair. Or like we said, indistinguishable from the rest of the co-eds.

California college kids clearly don’t have the same hangups as those high-minded Duke Blue Devils.

Knox, real name Miriam Weeks, was outed by a classmate in March touching off an outpouring of boorish, immature and misogynistic behavior by the school’s supposedly elite student body.

In fact, Tasha, a Penthouse magazine Pet, reached out to Knox during the height of her controversy with an open letter. It was published on the Huffington Post.

Her “Secret Life as a UCLA Student” was also profiled in The LAWeekly in 2012 and caused ‘nary a ripple of dissent on campus.

Although Tasha did raise a few eyebrows when a photo of her with former President Bill Clinton went viral at around the same time.

She was at an event in Monaco with Marc Bell, CEO of the company that owns Penthouse when Bill showed up and, of course, glad-handed everyone in the room.

Tasha sees a direct tie-in with her degree and her work in the porn industry. She’s been outspoken about sexual empowerment and feminism in a variety of media outlets, notably the Huffington Post and Al Jazeera America.

The UCLA gender studies department is 100 percent behind her. Jen Moorman, a Ph.D. Lecturer in Gender Studies and Cinema and Media Studies, said Tasha brought a “unique perspective to the classroom.”

No doubt about that.

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