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Legislation #: 090339 Introduction Date: 4/23/2009
Type: Special Action Effective Date: 5/4/2009
Sponsor: COUNCILMEMBER SHARP AND COUNCILMEMBER JOLLY
Title: Congratulating Donathan and Jonathan Morgan on being named Gates Millennium Scholars.

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4/23/2009 Filed by the Clerk's office
4/23/2009 Adopted

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RESOLUTION NO. 090339

 

Congratulating Donathan and Jonathan Morgan on being named Gates Millennium Scholars.

 

WHEREAS, identical twins, Donathan and Jonathan Morgan, seniors at Ruskin High School, have been named Gates Millennium Scholars; and

 

WHEREAS, only 1,000 students nationwide received the highly competitive national scholarships out of more than 20,000 applicants; and

 

WHEREAS, both Donathan and Jonathan will receive full ride scholarships for not only undergraduate studies, but post-graduate and doctorate work as well; and

 

WHEREAS, Donathan and Jonathan both plan to attend Iowa State University with Donathan studying electrical engineering and Jonathan studying mechanical engineering; and

 

WHEREAS, the Gates Millennium scholarship program is funded by a grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and was established in 1999 to promote academic excellence and to provide an opportunity for outstanding minority students with significant financial need to reach their highest potential; NOW, THEREFORE,

 

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:

 

That the Mayor and Council hereby congratulate Donathan and Jonathan Morgan on being named Gates Millennium Scholars; and

 

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that this Resolution be spread upon the Minutes of the Council in testimony thereof and that a copy hereof be presented to Donathan and Jonathan Morgan with the best wishes of the Mayor and Council for their continued success in furthering their education and in all of their many endeavors to come.

 

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