Resolution J401-2013

Congratulating Jacob Gary Wax, of Harborfields High School, on being named a Semifinalist in the 2013 Intel Science Talent Search

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  • Feb 5, 2013: ADOPTED
  • Feb 5, 2013: REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • Feb 1, 2013: REFERRED TO FINANCE

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LEGISLATIVE  RESOLUTION  congratulating  Jacob Gary Wax, of Harborfields
High School, upon the occasion of being named a Semifinalist in the 2013
Intel Science Talent Search

WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body to honor the youth  of
today,  and  leaders of tomorrow, whose character and achievements exem-
plify 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  Jacob  Gary Wax upon the occasion of being named a Semifinalist in
the 2013 Intel Science Talent Search, a program of Society for Science &
the Public, an organization dedicated to public engagement in scientific
research and education; and
  WHEREAS, Jacob Gary Wax's noteworthy project is entitled  "Investigat-
ing  the  Sensitivity  and  Specificity  of the Potentiometric Biosensor
Mechanism through Bacteria and Bacterial Spore Cross Testing"; and
  WHEREAS, As the  nation's  oldest  and  most  prestigious  pre-college
science competition, the Intel Science Talent Search brings together the
best  and  brightest  young  scientific  minds  in  the United States to
compete for $1.25 million in awards; and
  WHEREAS, In achieving this high academic honor,  Jacob  Gary  Wax  may
take  just  pride  in  the inspiration and contribution to the spirit of
excellence brought to Greenlawn, New York's  Harborfields  High  School;
and
  WHEREAS,  Jacob Gary Wax stands poised on the threshold of a broad and
challenging world, a testament to the love and nurturing  care  of  this
outstanding  student's  family, teachers and friends; now, therefore, be
it
  RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause  in  its  deliberations  to
congratulate  Jacob  Gary Wax upon the occasion of being named a Semifi-
nalist in the 2013  Intel  Science  Talent  Search,  and  to  wish  this
outstanding student continued success in all future endeavors; and be it
further
  RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Jacob Gary Wax.

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