Film Screening: Girl Rising (International Education Week)
Author: Education Abroad
Posted: November 8, 2013

In celebration of International Education Week, the Education Abroad Office at Portland State University and CIEE ( is sponsoring a free film screening of Girl Rising.

When: November 13th at 7:00 pm
Where: Fifth Avenue Cinema, 510 SW Hall Street

This event is free and open to the public. Download your Invitation (PDF)!

About Girl Rising
Girl Rising is a groundbreaking feature film that spotlights the stories of nine unforgettable girls born into unforgiving circumstances. The film captures their dreams, their voices and their remarkable lives. It is also a movement dedicated to empowering and achieving educational equity for girls around the world.

Girl Rising was directed by Academy Award­nominee Richard E. Robbins and is narrated by Cate Blanchett, Priyanka Chopra, Selena Gomez, Anne Hathaway, Salma Hayek, Alicia Keys, Chloë Moretz, Liam Neeson, Freida Pinto, Meryl Streep, and Kerry Washington.

To learn more, visit PSU's Education Abroad website at