Thursday, 27 March 2014 00:00
Mineola High School freshman Awdifa Abdin was recently honored by the Alliance for Young Artists and Writers. In a national contest with more than 250,000 submissions, she was recognized with a Regional Award in the Scholastic Art and Writing Awards of 2014.
Abdin received the Silver Key award in the category of flash fiction for her work titled Melodic Medicine, which is about a girl who helps her sister with cancer by playing music. She received a pin and certificate.
— From Mineola High School