J1992

Commending Mawia Elawad of the School of Arts High School in Rochester, New York, upon the occasion of her outstanding scholarship a...

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  • 20 / May / 2013
    • REFERRED TO FINANCE
  • 23 / May / 2013
    • REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • 23 / May / 2013
    • ADOPTED

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J1992


LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION commending Mawia Elawad of the School of Arts
High School in Rochester, New York, upon the occasion of her outstanding
scholarship and pursuit of higher education

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 ideals and
values cherished by this great State and Nation; and
WHEREAS, It is also the custom of this Legislative Body to commend and
pay tribute to those people who, by achieving outstanding success in
their educational endeavors have inspired and brought pride to our
majestic Empire State; and
WHEREAS, Mawia Elawad will graduate from the School of Arts High
School in Rochester, New York, in June of 2013, and will be attending
Alfred University in the fall; and
WHEREAS, An international student from Sudan, Mawia Elawad is a recip-
ient of an acceptance to an excellent institution of higher learning;
she will be the first person in her family to attend college; and
WHEREAS, Mawia Elawad has so eminently displayed ability, talent and
maturity so rarely attained in youthful years; and
WHEREAS, This occasion presents a unique opportunity for this Legisla-
tive Body to commend Mawia Elawad upon the occasion of her outstanding
scholarship and pursuit of higher education; and
WHEREAS, Recognizing the value of her learning experience, as well as
the fruits of her dedicated labor, Mawia Elawad now stands with poise
and purpose to face the challenges of an exciting and meaningful new
experience in higher education; and
WHEREAS, It is appropriate to celebrate the individual accomplishments
of remarkable students in this great Empire State; and
WHEREAS, This Legislative Body is justly proud to recognize and
applaud Mawia Elawad on her noteworthy educational endeavors; now,
therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
commend Mawia Elawad of the School of Arts High School in Rochester, New
York, upon the occasion of her outstanding scholarship and pursuit of
higher education; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Mawia Elawad.

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