Pilot Program Lets Inmates Earn 2-Year DegreeJuly 14, 2017 |
In 1978 Waymann Washington had two major things going for him: As a young man, he had his whole life in front of him. He’d also been granted a scholarship to go to college and play football. Two months into school, he dropped out.
Right now he’s serving a six-year sentence at the Richland Correctional Institution in Mansfield, Ohio, for drug trafficking.
And at 59, he’s found college again.