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Black History Month: Anne-Marie Imafidon

Anne Marie Imafidon. She is looking to the viewer, smiling with her mouth open, with her hands on her hips. She is wearing a long-sleeved top with holes at the shoulders, and a necklace with mulitiple strands of beads. The text included in the image is included in the body of the post.

Anne-Marie Imafidon was a computing, maths and language child prodigy. By the time she was 10, she spoke six languages. She was the youngest ever girl to pass A-Level Computing, aged 11, and at 20 she had completed multiple degrees from prestigious universities, including a Masters from Oxford.

Imafidon is the co-founder of the Stemettes, inspiring women and girls into Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths.