Resolution J5643-2013

Congratulating Anthony Stewart upon the occasion of receiving the distinguished rank of Eagle Scout, the most prestigious of Scouting honors

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  • Jun 10, 2014: ADOPTED
  • Jun 10, 2014: REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • Jun 4, 2014: REFERRED TO FINANCE

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LEGISLATIVE  RESOLUTION congratulating Anthony Stewart upon the occasion
of receiving the distinguished rank of Eagle Scout, the most prestigious
of Scouting honors

WHEREAS, Anthony Stewart, through his diligence  and  rigorous  efforts,
has  achieved Scouting's highest and most prestigious rank, Eagle Scout;
an Eagle Court of Honor ceremony will be held to  celebrate  his  latest
accomplishments and achievements; and
  WHEREAS,  Anthony  Stewart, son of Judy and Mike Stewart, was a member
of the Boy Scouts of America; during  his  Scouting  career,  he  demon-
strated  leadership as a patrol leader and senior patrol leader, and was
always willing to help the younger scouts; and
  WHEREAS, Currently, Anthony Stewart is attending  Clarkson  University
in  Potsdam,  New York, studying Electrical Engineering; he is excelling
academically, being named to the principals scholars list  first  semes-
ter, and the Dean's list second semester; and
  WHEREAS,  America  has  achieved her greatest heights of glory through
the dedication, determination and tireless efforts  of  the  outstanding
citizens of this Nation; and
  WHEREAS,  It  is only with the continued diligence and devotion of our
youth, tomorrow's leaders, that America will maintain her glory; and
  WHEREAS, The Boy Scouts of America and its members  are  dedicated  to
the development of character and leadership in the youth of this Nation;
and
  WHEREAS,  The highest achievement of leadership in Scouting, earned by
only five percent of all Boy Scouts, is the distinguished rank of  Eagle
Scout; and
  WHEREAS,  This outstanding young man has been involved in Scouting for
many years, has lived up to Scouting's ideals and has  attained  all  of
the  necessary achievements, including completion of a community service
project, which was successfully planned, developed and executed; and
  WHEREAS, For his project, Anthony Stewart was involved in the revital-
ization of Hagaman Park; he orchestrated  and  planned  his  project  to
oversee  his  scout  troop build and install a new bench, and two picnic
tables at the park, as  well  as  repainted  the  playground  equipment,
including the monkey bars, swing set, and the play turtle; and
  WHEREAS, Anthony Stewart's perseverance in rising through the ranks to
Eagle  Scout  is  a strong indication of his ability to master difficult
tasks; his accomplishment will enable him to emerge as a  leader,  fully
equipped to meet the challenges of today's complex society; and
  WHEREAS,  This  new Eagle Scout is a credit to his family, his school,
his community, his State and his Nation, and no doubt his future will be
filled with accomplishments of equal importance; now, therefore, be it
  RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in  its  deliberations,  in
recognition  of  the  significance  of  this meritorious achievement, to
congratulate and honor Anthony Stewart on achieving the  rank  of  Eagle
Scout; and be it further
  RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Anthony Stewart.

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