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Commending Dr. Cliff L. Wood upon the occasion of his retirement after 13 years of distinguished service to Rockland Community College

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION commending Dr. Cliff L. Wood upon the occasion of
his retirement after 13 years of distinguished service to Rockland
Community College

WHEREAS, New York State's commitment to education is unparalleled; its
history and stature are secured by the superlative caliber of its educa-
tional professionals and the students they inspire; and
WHEREAS, It is the custom of this Legislative Body to acknowledge the
significant milestones in the distinguished careers of those outstanding
educational leaders, whose dedication and achievements have been instru-
mental in developing character and academic excellence in the young
people of New York State; and
WHEREAS, Attendant to such concern, and in full accord with its long-
standing traditions, this Legislative Body is justly proud to commend
Dr. Cliff L. Wood upon the occasion of his retirement after 13 years of
distinguished service to Rockland Community College, to be celebrated
with a Reception held in his honor on Thursday, May 4, 2017, in The
Cultural Arts Center at the College in Suffern, New York; and
WHEREAS, Educators like Dr. Cliff L. Wood have provided a tremendous
service to the future of our State and Nation, inspiring generations of
young people in their educational journeys and ensuring their success in
their future years; and
WHEREAS, Dr. Cliff L. Wood's dedication to his students, faculty and
staff at Rockland Community College has been his hallmark for more than
a decade; under his luminous leadership, the college has increased
programs and services, significantly expanding access to higher educa-
tion opportunities for Rockland County residents; and
WHEREAS, Dr. Cliff L. Wood's quest for excellence is well-known; he
attributes much of his success to the dedicated ethical team of educa-
tors and wonderful, enthusiastic students; and
WHEREAS, Dr. Cliff L. Wood has clearly had an enduring impact on the
students of Rockland Community College, as well as on the community-at-
large, and accordingly merits recognition and applause for his impres-
sive dedication to others; and
WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body to commend the
efforts of those individuals who work to support our proud tradition of
institutions of higher education by providing their skills and talents
to our colleges; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
commend Dr. Cliff L. Wood upon the occasion of his retirement after 13
years of distinguished service to Rockland Community College; and be it
further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Dr. Cliff L. Wood.

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  • 16 / Jun / 2017
    • REFERRED TO FINANCE
  • 20 / Jun / 2017
    • REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • 20 / Jun / 2017
    • ADOPTED

Resolution Details

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Resolutions, Legislative

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