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noun as in institution of higher education


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I read The Autobiography of Malcolm X as told to by Roots author Alex Haley for the first time in college.

Sadly, most of these innovations never took hold in our schools and colleges, and remote learners today are left with edtech that feels like it is still trapped in the 90s.

InsideSherpa, a Y Combinator graduate, hosts virtual work experience programs for college students all around the world.

The best laid plans of colleges and universities are no assurance during a public health crisis.

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Still, Mulligan’s analysis considered Sanders’s proposals for universal health care, “free public college, free child care … a full transformation of the energy sector” and more.

This is the Mexico that U.S. college students would be wise to steer clear of on spring break.

Under the current president and his predecessor, Jett notes, the ambassadorship of Belize has gone to college roommates.

If the oft-talked-about college “hook-up culture” could be embodied by a place, it would be Shooters.

In my four years of college, I know exactly one woman who has asked a man out on a date.

This was also the year Duke University student Belle Knox put college girls on the map.

He was converted and baptized, and was the first Hebrew instructor at Harvard college.

They are very urgent questions; our sons and daughters will have to begin to deal with them from the moment they leave college.

But you will find most colleges and most college societies bar religious instruction and discussion.

In practice we find a good deal of technical study comes into the college stage.

In Scotland and America that is distinguished and thought of clearly as the college stage.

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On this page you'll find 22 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to college, such as: association, institute, lyceum, organization, seminary, and university.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.