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This Week in the Hustle (6/5)


Amira Smith was a guest on Good Day Philadelphia’s morning show segment, where she spoke with news anchor Lauren Johnson about the importance of diversity in film. Amira is the Director of Marketing & Multicultural Affairs at the Greater Philadelphia Film Office, where they held a rally for the Philly Film Industry to support more film […]

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This Week in the Hustle (5/4)


Tony Chennault’s web series Old Head started its second season premiere April 29th. The series gives an authentic depiction of inner-city lifestyles, narrowly focusing on some of the socio-economic issues that inner-city youth deal with, such as drugs, violence and lack of resources. Chantelle Bateman is looking for a woman of color developer! She writes in this […]

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Student Web Series “Oldhead” To Start Second Season


Coming off of the success of Oldhead’s first season, Tony Chennault, IHHE class of 2017, is set to start off the second season with an event-filled weekend. The web series Oldhead display the authenticity of the urban cultures throughout the Philadelphia communities. An Oldhead is an authoritative figure in the Philadelphia community who passes down wisdom to […]

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‘Be a heat-seeking missile’


Sometimes the world works in mysterious ways. It throws us curveballs, setbacks and even unexpected tragedies. How we respond to those challenges is one of the best predictors of success, says Mike Maher, Philadelphia entrepreneur and founder of Benjamin’s Desk co-working space in Center City. The 34-year-old CEO and professional risk-taker took time out of his […]

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