The exceptional class of 2018

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Class of 2018 high school graduates Tamir Harper, Anthony Rivera, and Shania Bennett (left to right).

Class of 2018 high school graduates Tamir Harper, Anthony Rivera, and Shania Bennett (left to right).

Guests: Tamir Harper, Shania Bennett, Anthony Rivera 

TAMIR HARPER is the co-founder of the student advocacy nonprofit UrbEd. SHANIA BENNETT is a committee member representing the 48th Ward, 12th Division. ANTHONY RIVERA is a filmmaker and poet whose documentary “I Am Philly” was showcased at the BlackStar Film Festival. All are just 18 years old — exceptional high school graduates in Philadelphia engaged in bettering their communities. They join us for a conversation about their accomplishments, their high school experiences, and their plans for the future.

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