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Video: Geoffrey Canada ’74 Honored by BET Archives

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.