UT Dallas Magazine

Airman Brother Surprises Sister at Graduation


Chanel Ebanks-Texada embraced her brother, David Texada, an airman first class with the U.S. Air Force, after crossing the stage during commencement in December.

David flew in from Alaska to surprise Chanel when she received a bachelor’s degree in marketing.

“I’m ecstatic about today just because he’s here,” Chanel told a local NBC news team after the ceremony. “It’s wonderful.”