McALLEN - Memorial High School student, Greta Cortez is a junior in McAllen ISD currently holding the title as a national semifinalist for a full scholarship by the U.S. Department of State through the National Security Language Initiative for Youth (NSLI-Y). 

NSLI-Y is a prestigious overseas language and cultural program where Cortez has applied to travel to South Korea to study Korean during the summer of 2020. 

She is fully bilingual in English and Spanish and has been studying French at her high school, serving as the Secretary of the French Honor Society. 

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