Mother and Son Receive Their PhD’s on The Same Day

By Wazobia Staff Never let it be said that perseverance and hard work does not pay off. Against all odds this mother and son power house overcame multiple obstacles and today they can say that they are PhD holders, on the same day. Vickie McBride found out that she was pregnant with Maurice at the tender age of 13. She received the ridicule that is all too common when a young girl gets pregnant at her age, but didn’t let that stop her from pursuing her education. “As a teenager I continued my education. That was never an option,” explained … Continue reading Mother and Son Receive Their PhD’s on The Same Day