nontraditional


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nontraditional

(ˌnɒntrəˈdɪʃənəl)
adj
not traditional; unconventional: nontraditional lifestyles.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.nontraditional - not conforming to or in accord with tradition; "nontraditional designs"; "nontraditional practices"
traditional - consisting of or derived from tradition; "traditional history"; "traditional morality"
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The relationship between domain-specific nonintellective variables and academic achievement among nontraditional students was explored to address uninvestigated factors and clarify distinctions between nontraditional and traditional student achievement.
How have you succeeded in making those courses appeal to those nontraditional students?
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From graffiti and urinal advertisements to quick-response bar codes and location-based marketing using GPS technology, Blakeman (University of Tennessee-Knoxville) offers a review and step-by-step instructions for taking advantage of nontraditional media in this resource for marketing and advertising professionals and students.
Do honors programs have a social, moral, or economic incentive or responsibility to accommodate nontraditional students?
Complementing those reports, this effort focuses on students referred to in the past as the nontraditional population, the largest subset of students in the nation.
This examination built upon the previous research by exploring time management characteristics, the origins of stress in traditional and nontraditional students, and the coping strategies employed.
Men are choosing to enter nontraditional careers with greater frequency.