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All campus events (including Division of Extension sponsored events outside of Dane County) are canceled through June 30, with limited exceptions to be granted by deans or vice chancellors. Even if an event is not yet labeled as canceled, it's likely to be canceled, postponed or modified to online only, from now through June 30. Please check with organizers before attending.

Girl Rising (2013)

Event Details

Tuesday, February 28, 2017
7 p.m.
The Marquee Cinema, Union South
USA | 103 min | PG-13 | DVD | Dir. Richard Robbins
This film follows 9 girls from Haiti, Nepal, Ethiopia, India, Egypt, Peru, Cambodia, Sierra Leone, and Afghanistan on their journey to education.
"Illuminating and ultimately hopeful, despite the horrible circumstances depicted, "Girl Rising" stands as a testament to the power of information." - Glenn Whipp (Lost Angeles Times)
*This screening is presented in collaboration with the UW Peace Corps. Ambassadors.

This event is intended for UW-Madison students, faculty, staff and Union members and guests.