Congratulating Evangeline Canfield upon the occasion of receiving the Chancellor's Award for Student Excellence

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION congratulating Evangeline Canfield upon the occa-
sion of receiving the Chancellor's Award for Student Excellence

WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body to act, in accord with
its long-standing traditions, honoring the youth of today, and leaders
of tomorrow, whose character and achievements best exemplify the ideals
and values cherished by this great State and Nation; and
WHEREAS, Attendant to such concern, and in full accord with its long-
standing traditions, this Legislative Body is justly proud to congratu-
late Evangeline Canfield upon the occasion of receiving the Chancellor's
Award for Student Excellence; and
WHEREAS, The Chancellor's Award for Student Excellence is the highest
student recognition in the State University of New York system; and
WHEREAS, Evangeline Canfield, a music major at SUNY Oswego, received
her award in a ceremony at the Empire State Plaza Convention Center in
Albany, on April 4, 2013; and
WHEREAS, A resident of Fulton, New York, Evangeline Canfield is a
pianist, who co-founded with her twin sister, Elizabeth, the Rubenstein
Society for piano enthusiasts at SUNY Oswego; and
WHEREAS, Evangeline Canfield has volunteered extensively around the
region as a piano instructor, accompanist and performer for budding
young pianists, as well as at the Oswego Public Library; she has also
performed at the opening of the LaVeck Concert Series and for the City
of Fulton's annual tree lighting ceremony; and
WHEREAS, Evangeline Canfield was selected to perform at the SUNY-wide
University Faculty Senate Plenary Showcase; and
WHEREAS, Among her honors, Evangeline Canfield received the 2012
Maurice O. Boyd Scholarship as the SUNY Oswego music department's most
outstanding upperclassman, and has attended the University of
Cincinnati's summer conservatory program; and
WHEREAS, Evangeline Canfield exemplifies the best potential which is
inherent in our most precious resource, our youth; she has brought
enduring honor to her family and her community through her many achieve-
ments; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
congratulate Evangeline Canfield upon the occasion of receiving the
Chancellor's Award for Student Excellence; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Evangeline Canfield.


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