McAllen’s Fossum Middle School had 13 students receive awards for their entries to Nuevas Voces: The Journal of Young Adult Literary Arts which is published in conjunction with the Festival of International Books & Arts (FESTIBA) at the University of Texas-Pan American. Pictured from left to right are Glenn Astom, Kassandra Pena, Aurora Gonzalez, Joshua Perez, Crista Morua, Reyes Guerra, Isela Lopez, Gina Ramon, Michelle Rueda, Karina Maldonado, Sarah Kowalski and Gabby Stanley. Not pictured is Roland J. Garza.