Joseph McCarty, 30, is just days away from completing his Masters degree in English from California State University, Stanislaus.He began his undergrad studies during his 8 years incarcerated for a manslaughter conviction from a 2001 case. He plans to begin working on his doctorate in education in the fall, with hopes of some day returning to prison -- this time as an instructor helping other inmates earn college degrees that will enhance their opportunities once back into the civilian population.
Joseph McCarty, 30, is just days away from completing his Masters degree in English from California State University, Stanislaus.He began his undergrad studies during his 8 years incarcerated for a manslaughter conviction from a 2001 case. He plans to begin working on his doctorate in education in the fall, with hopes of some day returning to prison -- this time as an instructor helping other inmates earn college degrees that will enhance their opportunities once back into the civilian population. jjardine@modbee.com
Joseph McCarty, 30, is just days away from completing his Masters degree in English from California State University, Stanislaus.He began his undergrad studies during his 8 years incarcerated for a manslaughter conviction from a 2001 case. He plans to begin working on his doctorate in education in the fall, with hopes of some day returning to prison -- this time as an instructor helping other inmates earn college degrees that will enhance their opportunities once back into the civilian population. jjardine@modbee.com

Jeff Jardine: Turlock man goes from manslaughter to master’s

May 17, 2014 06:08 PM

UPDATED May 17, 2014 09:50 PM

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