University of Alabama - Tuscaloosa
By2 weeks ago
Last Friday, April 26, Her Campus Alabama was thrilled to host a screening of the 10x10 documentary, "Girl Rising," at the Green Bar downtown. This phenomenal documentary tells the story of 9 girls, from 9 countries, all who have fought for, or are currently fighting for, their education.
It raises awareness about the injustices and hindrances girls around the world face when they try to recieve an education. For example, school is not free in over 50 countries. The stories touched on many other concerning issues though, such as child marriage, sexual abuse and even being...