Video: Geoffrey Canada ’74 Honored by BET

Geoffrey Canada ’74 was among those honored Sunday night in Los Angeles at the Black Entertainment Television Awards ceremony. Canada, who was recognized as a “Local Hero” for his pioneering work as president and CEO of the Harlem Children’s Zone, is a key figure in Director Davis Guggenheim’s (“An Inconvenient Truth”) new film about education in America titled “Waiting for Superman,” which opens nationwide in September.