Girl Rising Film Screening and Discussion

Watch a free screening of Girl Rising, a documentary film about the strength of human spirit and the power of education to change the world.

There will be a brief reception at 5:30 p.m., followed by the film at 6 p.m. and then following the film there will be a discussion about girls’ education in both international local contexts.

The discussion will be moderated by Professor Nancy Kendall of UW-Madison Department of Educational Policy Studies.

Panelists include:

  • Hilary Shager, Assoicate Director for La Follette School of Public Affairs
  • Kathryn Moeller, Assistant Professor, Education Policy Studies
  • Lori DiPrete Brown, Executive Director, Women’s Well-being in Wisconsin and the World Initiative and Associate Director for the Global Health Institute
  • Dora Zuniga, Former Executive Director of Big Brother Big Sister and Centro Hispano
  • Selah Agaba, Doctoral Student, Anthropology & Educational Policy Studies