Emancipated & successful (former Alabama foster child)
""After a rough adjustment period and unsuccessful placements, he was put in the foster home he considers 'home.' "My foster mother- a single parent who had three other foster children I call my 'brothers'-and I are very close," Hudson says""
"Hudson also has a passion for learning; he was both an Emerging Scholar and McNair Scholar in college. The Emerging Scholars program creates research partnerships between students and UA faculty. The McNair program is a U.S. Department of Education initiative that helps students prepare to be competitive for and successful in doctoral study."
The full story: http://www.socialworker.com/digitalmag/winter2013.pdf
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