Simidele Adeagbo, November 17 at Bryn Mawr School

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Simidele Adeagbo is a trailblazing Olympian, passionate advocate and inspirational speaker focused on building a better world through sport. Adeagbo made Olympic history at the 2018 Winter Games, becoming the first Nigerian Winter Olympian and the first African and Black woman to compete in Skeleton at the Olympics. She relentlessly uses her platform to inspire others and empower women and youth. Adeagbo created a signature master class designed to build leadership skills and uplift girls through the power of sport that she’s rolled out in Nigeria, South Africa, Kenya and Morocco in partnership with various organizations. She’s also an ambassador for Malala Fund, and has partnered with the organization to raise funds and spread the message of empowering girls to millions of people. Adeagbo was also selected as a member of the Obama Foundation Leaders inaugural class in recognition of her work driving positive change across Africa.

This event is for the Bryn Mawr School community.

Online orders are now closed. Please call The Ivy at 410-377-2966 to see if we have any copies of Simi Adeagbo’s books on our shelves.

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Sleigh, Sleigh, Sleigh All DaySimidele AdeagboHailed by the New York Times as a role model for Africa and beyond, barrier-breaking … $16.19 16.19