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  College - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Examples are St John's College at the University of Sydney and Trinity College at the University of Melbourne.
It is also used by tertiary institutions as either part of their names, such as Shue Yan College; to refer to a constituent part of the university, such as the colleges in the collegiate Chinese University of Hong Kong; or to a residence hall of a university, such as St.
The term "college" in Singapore is generally only used for pre-university educational institutions called "Junior Colleges", which provide the final two years of secondary education (equivalent to sixth form in English terms or grades 11-12 in the American system).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/College   (4439 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: College
The colleges are distinct corporations, which manage their own property and elect their own officers; the university has no legal power over the colleges, although it has jurisdiction over the individual members of the colleges, because they are members also of the university.
It is true, at a much later date, the university was sacrificed to the colleges, and the colleges themselves became inactive; contrary to the intention of the founders, who had established them for the maintenance of the poor, they were occupied by the wealthy, especially after the paying boarders, "commoners", or "pensioners", became numerous.
In the provision for the Senior Scholars, in the fellowships of the medieval colleges, and in the practice of endowing professorships with prebends, there was an early systematic attempt at solving the question of professors salaries.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/04107b.htm   (4788 words)

  
 Peking union medical college encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
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peking-union-medical-college-encyclopedia.tu.wielun.pl   (232 words)

  
 Welcome to Connecticut College!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The College honored 170 students for excellence in everything from botany to dance Wednesday night during a festive ceremony in the College Center at Crozier-Williams.
The college has signed a $4 million contract with Konover Construction Co. of Farmington, Conn., for the first phase of a major renovation of Hamilton and Marshall residence halls.
It´s the time of year when acceptance letters arrive and high school seniors ponder which college to attend.
www.conncoll.edu   (128 words)

  
 College Discussion
Colleges that "meet 100% of need" almost always include loans in their package - should loans be considered financial aid?
For a few weeks in April, the ordinary dynamics of college admissions are stood on their head...
If there is an April theme on CC, it is the realization on the part of many that their dream school is unaffordable, despite the fact that colleges seem to send out the message that if you meet their standards you'll be able to afford them...
talk.collegeconfidential.com   (373 words)

  
 Kalamazoo College
Together in a fellowship in learning, the members of the Kalamazoo College community are developing a model of an educated citizen that combines scholarship, civic engagement, and intensive International and intercultural educational experiences.
The Kalamazoo College Festival Playhouse continues this weekend with three student-directed one-act plays: Keep Tightly Closed in a Cool Dry Place, Mud and The Medea Project.
Visit this space on the our website dedicated to those alumni most affected by Hurricane Katrina (and to their friends and classmates) for the purpose of posting and receiving messages.
www.kzoo.edu   (173 words)

  
 Amazon.com: ESPN College Football Encyclopedia : The Complete History of the Game: Books: Michael MacCambridge   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
There are also essays on the state of the game, coaches, recruiting, integration, college football at the movies, the polls and computer rankings, the eternal playoff debate, and more.
And since this publication is meant to be a complete and authoritative source for college football, those mistakes detract from its overall value.
In other words, this book allows the discerning college football historian to wash past the myths and get to the facts, which is what it is meant to do.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/1401337031?v=glance   (1893 words)

  
 Carleton College: Private Liberal Arts College
Carleton College has announced that Scott Bierman will continue as Dean of the College.
Founded in 1866, Carleton College is an independent and highly selective liberal arts college with a diverse and exceptionally able student body, a talented faculty whose first priority is teaching, and a continued commitment to the liberal arts.
Carleton is a national college enrolling approximately 1,900 students drawn from all 50 states and 27 different countries.
www.carleton.edu   (175 words)

  
 Technorati Tag: college
Find the Right College or University Find the Right School is a comprehensive resource for finding degree programs from accredited online schools.
My first year of college is almost officially done.
College Education for Adults University of Phoenix offers college courses for working adults in fields including business, technology, education and health care.
www.technorati.com /tag/college   (562 words)

  
 CollegeSource Online : The World's College Catalog Resource
COLLEGES AND STUDENTS AFFECTED BY Victims of Hurricane Katrina are attempting to recover from the massive storm.
In response to requests for college information, we at CollegeSource have established this link offering free access to the catalogs of the affected institutions.
Our goal is to assist in the placement and transfer of these students to other academic institutions by making the college catalogs easily available.
www.collegesource.org   (299 words)

  
 College sports -- College Football -- NCAA Basketball - Boston.com
Cox, a senior midfielder on the University of Maryland women's lacrosse team, is one of 21 finalists for the award, which will be handed out on June 1.
So it was only fitting that he was about to take a nap when he got the news that he'd become the first player in the history of the Division 3 school to be selected in the Major League Baseball Draft.
Ashley Todd of Weymouth earned second-team all-conference honors for her performance on the Stonehill College tennis team, despite its loss against Bryant University in the Northeast 10 Conference championships on Sunday.
www.boston.com /sports/colleges   (749 words)

  
 Mississippi College (MC) - Clinton, MS 39058
The Mississippi College Department of Music is proud to present an Opera Gala on Saturday, April 29, 2006 at 7:30 p.m.
CLINTON, MS — Mississippi College President Lee G. Royce has announced that current MC athletic director Mike Jones will return to his former role as the men’s basketball head coach, a position he held for 14 years from 1988- (more...
The Mississippi College Department of Music announces auditions for the MC Singers.
www.mc.edu   (105 words)

  
 Boston College Home Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Forum participants are Michael Buckley, S.J., University Professor of Theology, Boston College; M. Cathleen Kaveny, the John P. Murphy Foundation Professor of Law, Notre Dame Law School; and Eugene McCarraher, Assistant Professor of Humanities and Augustinian Traditions, Villanova University.
Writers Among Us: Boston College Readings presents an evening with author David Shrayer-Petrov and Maxim D. Shrayer, professor of Russian and English and codirector of the Jewish Studies Program, as they discuss Autumn in Yalta: A Novel and Three Stories, on Tuesday, May 2, at 7:30 p.m., in Devlin 101.
The lecture is the first Clough Colloquium and marks the inauguration of the Winston Center for Leadership and Ethics at Boston College.
www.bc.edu /#   (1402 words)

  
 USCHO.com :: U.S. College Hockey Online :: A Decade of Excellence
He also examines recent coaching changes, while asking if pro jobs are in the cards for college bench bosses.
Meanwhile, trouble is brewing for College Hockey America, which finds itself with just five members and perilously close to the brink after seven seasons.
A New World OrderSeven seasons after its formation, the lights are dimming for College Hockey America.
www.uscho.com   (659 words)

  
 BostonHerald.com - College Sports
Local college players hoping to become pro football’s version of the next “American Idol” will be anxiously waiting by the telephone during this...
Boston College may set a new standard in the Tom O’Brien era this weekend, as five Eagles...
Boston College coach Peter Hughes had a simple game plan to beat...
sports.bostonherald.com /college   (261 words)

  
 Gordon College - One of the Best Christian Colleges in America and New England
Gordon College, in Wenham, Massachusetts, is among the top Christian colleges in the nation and the only nondenominational Christian College in New England.
Live the Christian college experience by attending classes, talking with professors and athletic coaches, attending a chapel service, even staying overnight in a residence hall.
Gordon College announces the appointment of Westmont president Stan D. Gaede, Ph.D., as newly created scholar in residence and advisor to the president.
www.gordon.edu   (528 words)

  
 ACE | College Is Possible
The American Council on Education, the major coordinating body for all the nation's higher education institutions, seeks to provide leadership and a unifying voice on key higher education issues and to influence public policy through advocacy, research, and program initiatives.
College Is Possible (CIP) is the American Council on Education's K–16 youth development program that motivates middle and high school students from underserved communities to seek a college education.
As the umbrella organization for higher education and a presidential association, the American Council on Education (ACE) is uniquely positioned to build a bridge between colleges and universities and their local K-12 community with commitment at the executive level.
www.collegeispossible.org   (158 words)

  
 Messiah College
At Messiah College our mission is to educate men and women toward maturity of intellect, character and Christian faith in preparation for lives of service, leadership and reconciliation in church and society.
Messiah College’s visual arts department will present the last of three exhibits featuring the best work of its senior art students.
April concerts at Messiah College showcase orchestra, opera and vocal, handbell and jazz ensembles
www.messiah.edu   (186 words)

  
 Welcome to Ursuline College
The Ursuline College School of Graduate Studies and the Alumnae Association celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Educational Administration program on Wed., May 3 from 5:30-9:30 p.m.
Ursuline College’s School of Graduate Studies has added Historic Preservation to its line up of Master of Arts programs and will be accepting students for fall of 2006.
The Plain Dealer featured an in-depth story on the life and legacy of Ursuline Sister Dorothy Kazel in conjunction with the upcoming Mass in her memory on Friday December 2 at 7 p.m.
www.ursuline.edu   (487 words)

  
 Westwood College
Westwood College offers over 18 Associate and Bachelor Degree programs in business, criminal justice, gaming, fashion, computers and information technology, and design as well as degree, diploma, and certificate programs in health care, industrial services, and aviation maintenance.
To learn more about the countless benefits of a Westwood education, our campus locations, programs and financial aid options, click here to e-mail us or call 800.281.2978 (toll-free) to speak with an admissions representative immediately.
Westwood College of Aviation Technology changes name to Redstone College, Westwood Aviation Institute becomes Redstone Institute...
www.westwood.edu   (121 words)

  
 Swarthmore College :: Home
With a little help from the Wayback Machine, Eric Behrens '92 traces the College website's evolution and offers a glimpse into the thinking behind the new version.
The first thing you should know about reading in college is that it bears little or no resemblance to the sort of reading you do for pleasure, or for your own edification.
The dean of the College is retiring after 15 years of distinguished service.
www.swarthmore.edu   (343 words)

  
 Louisiana College: A Private, Christian, Liberal Arts College in the Gulf South
LC Plans Spring Commencement Ceremony: Louisiana College’s annual Commencement ceremony is scheduled for May 13 on the Louisiana College campus, according to Dr. Joe Aguillard, president.
Louisiana College Begins Selling Tickets to Presidential Luncheon: President George H.W. Bush is scheduled to speak at Louisiana College as part of the school’s Centennial Celebration on October 26.
President Bush will be speaking at an on-campus brunch that morning for invited donors and then again at a closed chapel service for the campus community.
www.lacollege.edu   (195 words)

  
 Goucher College Education Without Boundaries
In the event of a campus emergency, please call the Office of Public Safety at 410.337.6112 (24 hrs).
Copyright © 1999-2006 Goucher College All material herein cannot be used unless expressed permission granted by Goucher College.
Website produced by the Goucher College Office of Communications in collaboration with G2G and the Ingeniux Content Management System.
www.goucher.edu   (132 words)

  
 Welcome to Allegheny College
Allegheny is a unique place where students embrace the College's total educational experience.
Its officers come and go, its faculty changes, its programs and buildings are replaced, but its alumni maintain a lifelong relationship with the university." - Henry T. Herald, then president of the Ford Foundation, 1960.
I know of no other college that has the combination of academic challenge, caring support, and opportunity for participation that Allegheny has.
www.allegheny.edu   (176 words)

  
 Encyclopedia opens window on Appalachia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The book, which is being published by The Center for Appalachian Studies and Services at East Tennessee State University and the University of Tennessee Pressk, drew funding from many sources, including the National Endowment for the Humanities.
The project's vast cast of more than 1,500 includes editorial board members and section editors from Juniata College, the University of Pittsburgh at Titusville, West Virginia University and Youngstown State University.
The book is to debut officially on Friday at the Appalachian Studies Association conference "Both Ends of the Road: Making the Appalachian Connection," at Sinclair Community College in Dayton, Ohio.
www.post-gazette.com /pg/06073/669920.stm   (780 words)

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