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Mavericks Finish 1st and 2nd in UTEP's Skov Essay Competition

Congratulations to TMECHS freshmen Sophia Nava and Alycia Nixon who each placed in the Skov Essay Competition, presented by the UTEP College of Business Administraion! Under the guidance of their teacher, Mrs. Porter, the students wrote essays addressing the topic: “Discuss one of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals formulated by the United Nations. Why is this goal important to you?”

Sophia chose Peace, Justice and Strong Institution and Alycia wrote about Quality Education and Its Importance.

1st Place ($500): Sophia Nava

2nd Place ($250): Alycia Nixon