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Introduced by: Lehe


        A RESOLUTION honoring Shloka Ranjan Kini.

    Whereas, Shloka Ranjan Kini has been named one of the Indianapolis Star's 2009 Academic All-Stars;

    Whereas, The participants in the Indianapolis Star's Academic All-Stars are chosen by nominations from each Indiana high school;

    Whereas, 90 students are recognized as regional winners by a selection committee, and 40 of those students are chosen as Indiana Academic All-Stars;

    Whereas, The winners are judged on grade point average, SAT or ACT scores, achievements, course load, academic

extracurricular activities, and other activities, community service, and leadership;

    Whereas, Shloka Ranjan Kini is a senior at Lake Central High School in Schererville and the daughter of Ranjan and Nivedita Kini;

    Whereas, Shloka has achieved great success, received numerous awards, and participated in many academic competitions, including an Academic Letter, Academic Super Bowl (social studies, English, fine arts captain), AP Scholar with Honor, Academic Decathlon (Honors Division), high honor roll, honors diploma, Hoosier Girls State (Governor), JETS, National Honor Society, National Merit Semifinalist, Science Olympiad, Lugar Symposium for Tomorrow's Leaders, Hugh O'Brien Youth Leadership, and Rotary Youth Leadership Award;

    Whereas, Shloka is a member of the debate team, Chess Club, Spanish Club, Spell Bowl, and Business Professionals of America. She also participates in the high school talent show, jazz band, and student government (class cabinet);

    Whereas, Active in her community, Shloka is involved with the Rajpal Nursing Home, St. John Chamber/Rotary, and the Legacy Foundation Youth Philanthropy Council; and

    Whereas, Outstanding accomplishments deserve special recognition: Therefore,

Be it resolved by the House of Representatives of the

General Assembly of the State of Indiana:

    SECTION 1. That the Indiana House of Representatives congratulates Shloka Ranjan Kini on her selection as an Indianapolis Star 2009 Academic All-Star.
    SECTION 2. That the Principal Clerk of the House of Representatives transmit a copy of this resolution to Shloka Ranjan Kini and her family.


HR 1587/DI 84



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