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Published: Saturday, May 18, 2019 @ 5:41 AM
By: Bob D'Angelo, Cox Media Group National Content Desk
WALDORF, Md. — Graduation is going to a family affair Saturday at a Maryland University.
Three members of the same family -- a man, his wife and his father -- will graduate from the University of Maryland’s University College, WTTG reported.
New college grads: Mom, dad, and granddad all get bachelor's degrees together https://t.co/2zCUEBYaPn— WUSA9 (@wusa9) May 17, 2019
Earning their diplomas are Shamir Taylor, a retired Army veteran; his wife Nyema Taylor, a breast cancer survivor and mother of two; and Shamir’s father, Raymond Richardson, a retired Army master sergeant.
“It’s been a journey,” Nyema Taylor told WUSA.
Shamir Taylor will be earning a B.S. in business administration. Nyema Taylor is earning a B.A. in graphic communication, while Richardson will received a B.S. in public safety administration, WTTG reported.