Woman who earned PhD at 23 inspires women to pursue STEM programs

Woman who earned PhD at 23 inspires women to pursue STEM programs

- Dr. Julia Nepper gained admission to college at age 12

- At 14, she received her associate degree and later her bachelor's degree

- Dr. Julia Nepper earned her PhD in Biophysics from the University of Wisconsin

- Currently, she is working to urge other women to pursue programs in STEM programs

At 23, Dr. Julia Nepper became a role model for young women who want to pursue careers in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) after she graduated with a PhD in biophysics from the University of Wisconsin.

Julia Nepper gained admission to study at Cape Fear Community College at age 12 and got her associate degree when she turned 14. And later graduated with a bachelor’s degree from UNCW.

She maintains that most of the people she met while growing up and in the course of her studies could have attained her feat if they also had support.

Despite the hurdles of acquiring tertiary education at a tender age, Juila notes that she did not fault her parents while stating that it was clear that she could have handled it.

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Most of Julia’s life has been spent in college and she hasn’t really experienced the real world.

Currently, Dr. Julia Nepper has been participating in science-athon projects to be a role model of color to those who are interested in STEM careers.

She’s been determined, resilient and ambitious her whole life and indicates that she isn’t about to stop.

Meanwhile, born Nana Yaw Oduro Boateng, Ghanaian comedian famed as Funny Face aka the 'children’s president', has reached out to his followers to establish that God will eventually align their lives to His will and purpose.

Funny Face addressed his followers and extensively Ghanaians via Instagram, stating that ''when the time is right, everything will fall in place…''

The popular Ghanaian comedy actor has never fallen short of expressing great appreciation to people that have positively impacted his life.

Notable among these persons is Togolese footballing professional, Sheyi Emmanuel Adebayor, who Funny Face never ceases to adorn with blissful accolades.

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