senior common room


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senior common room

n
(Education) (in British universities, colleges, etc) a common room for the use of academic staff. Compare junior common room
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Her lively account of the ways in which the pantry, cellar, president's lodgings, hall and senior common room each accumulated, used, lost and recycled their plate should become a model for future exhibition publications.
After the dining hall, high table moved to the senior common room upstairs.
Joined by his 30-year-old son Sepehr, who is doing a phD at Durham University whose Grey College is hosting the exhibition, he will be giving his free talk in the senior common room tomorrow night.
I have been involved with the university for some 30 years as a senior common room member of Hat-field College and it gives me great pleasure in the anticipation of a continued participation in the cultural life of the university.
In our design for the senior common room at St John's College, Oxford, we had a very strong, confident relationship of mutual exchange with the college fellows.
They both go to the university upon which they visit the senior common room.
Mike is a college tutor and they are both active members of the senior common room at the college.
As a member of the Lowell House Senior Common Room, Lewis has the opportunity to eat and talk - activities that she considers of the utmost importance - with undergraduates and members of the university community.
I went to look at the newspaper at lunchtime in the senior common room.
I have been involved with the University for some thirty years as a Senior Common Room Member of Hatfield College and it gives me great pleasure in the anticipation of a continued participation in the cultural life of the University.

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