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Mike Willis: Articles, In Their Shoes, My Story

Discovery by Dawud Farqui

Coming out of Child’s Middle School, going to South Philly High, I was looking forward to the all new opportunities I would have. As a freshman I wanted to play a sport that all of my friends could do together. We all decided on wrestling. Preseason was a challenge for my friends. They all quit, […]

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Mike Willis: Articles, In Their Shoes, My Story

Progression by Ousmane Diarra

Progression the fundamental need of all humans. Even from the beginning of time all we ever wanted to do was get better. From technological developments in our everyday lives to the creation of new vaccines, we s humans only want to improve. The desire for improvement also extends to the ameliorating personal skills. With the […]

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Mike Willis: In Their Shoes, My Story

Opportunity by Eric Appenzeller

Seizing Opportunity Beat the Streets Philadelphia has given me opportunities to achieve on the mat, in the classroom, and in the work environment. I feel more confident about my future due to taking advantage of these opportunities. I learned many skills from my internship with Beat the Streets last summer, such as how to organize […]


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