You are invited to a screening of the film “Girl Rising” sponsored by W.I.S.E. (Women Involved in Student Empowerment)
“Girl Rising” journeys around the globe to witness the strength of the human spirit and the power of education to change the world. Viewers get to know nine unforgettable girls living in the developing world: ordinary girls who confront tremendous challenges and overcome nearly impossible odds to pursue their dreams. View the trailer for the film here: http://girlrising.com/see-the-film/index.html#us-theatrical-screenings
The film will be shown at 6 p.m., Wednesday, March 11 in Berkeley City College’s Auditorium, 2050 Center St., Berkeley. The film is free, open to the public, and is sponsored by the BCC student group W.I.S.E (Women Involved in Student Empowerment)
W.I.S.E is an organization that creates a network of women who empower each other and all students at Berkeley City College. Our mission is to provide support and volunteer opportunities in three specialized areas; STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics), the Arts, and Academic Preparation. Through peer support, outreach and development we will enrich students lives towards academic success.