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Activist Malala Yousafzai Accepted to Oxford University!

Activist Malala Yousafzai Accepted to Oxford University!

Malala Yousafzai, education activist and the youngest ever Nobel laureate, has gained admission to Oxford University!

The 20-year-old inspiration was targeted by the Taliban back in 2012 and severely wounded by a gunshot when returning home on her school bus in Pakistan’s Swat Valley. Malala had been writing about life under Taliban rule in blogs for the BBC when she was shot.

Malala was treated for her injury in England and finished up her schooling in Birmingham, England. She has continued advocating for female education over the years, and won the Nobel Prize in 2014.

She announced her exciting news on Twitter! Congratulations!!

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  • lost_girl

    Congrats to this BRAVE BEAUTIFUL GIRL

  • Anna

    I’m so happy to hear this news. I wish all the best to Malala, who’s a true inspiration and an amazing feminist.

  • Dee

    SHES 20??!?! time flies… good luck there girly

  • persononhere

    she didn’t get accepted b/c she’s smart