The exceptional class of 2018Listen 48:55
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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