Malala Yousafzai rose to attention after the then 15-year-old blogger was shot by the Taliban for going to school and encouraging girls’ education in her native Pakistan. She was the youngest person to receive the Nobel Peace Prize in 2014. She’s since become a symbol for for human rights and education.
In April, Yousafzai was the youngest person to be named a U.N. Messenger of Peace. According to People, in March, Oxford extended a conditional offer to Yousafzai to read Philosophy, Politics and Economics at Oxford’s Lady Margaret Hall if she achieved three A grades.
She made it!