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Commending Donald K. Rose upon the occasion of his retirement

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION commending Donald K. Rose upon the occasion of
his retirement as Chairman of the Board of Trustees of St. Lawrence
University

WHEREAS, This Legislative Body seeks to acknowledge those individuals
whose professional lives serve to enhance the stature of the State of
New York; and
WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body to recognize that
the quality and character of life in the communities across New York
State are reflective of the concerned and dedicated efforts of those
individuals who are devoted to the welfare of the community and its
citizenry; and
WHEREAS, Attendant to such concern, and in full accord with its long-
standing traditions, this Legislative Body is justly proud to commend
Donald K. Rose upon the occasion of his retirement as Chairman of the
Board of Trustees of St. Lawrence University; and
WHEREAS, Donald K. Rose, a native of Pitcairn, New York, began his
tenure at St. Lawrence University as a student, after graduating from
Harrisville Central School; and
WHEREAS, Mr. Rose was a physics major while at St. Lawrence Universi-
ty, and earned his doctorate from Stanford University in 1971; and
WHEREAS, While St. Lawrence University Board of Trustees Chairman,
Donald Rose oversaw the construction of a new student center, a science
center, and the commencement of the construction of a large campus
dormitory project; and
WHEREAS, Mr. Rose's background as manager of factory construction,
procurement and installation of automation systems for Intel, the
world's largest computer chip developer and manufacturer, served him
well during the construction of large campus projects; and
WHEREAS, Mr. Rose was honored by St. Lawrence University with an alum-
ni citation in 2004; and
WHEREAS, Upon his retirement, Donald Rose leaves a thriving universi-
ty, filled with excitement and vibrancy, thanks in large part to his
stewardship as Board of Trustees Chairman; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
commend Donald K. Rose upon the occasion of his retirement as Chairman
of the Board of Trustees of St. Lawrence University; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Donald K. Rose.

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  • 04 / Jun / 2013
    • REFERRED TO FINANCE
  • 11 / Jun / 2013
    • REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • 11 / Jun / 2013
    • ADOPTED

Resolution Details

Law Section:
Resolutions, Legislative

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