academic dress

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academic dress

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(Education) formal dress, usually comprising cap, gown, and hood, worn by university staff and students
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He is to wear a sleeved waistcoat, striped trousers, a tunic shirt with wing collar and bands, a QC style gown, a bar wig and an academic hood.
When the modern day sheriff, Councillor Mike Whittall, picked up his Master of Business Administration degree at the University of Warwick, it had to be from a man called Robin in an academic hood.
A spokesman for the university said: "Little did he know he would be awarded the degree by a modern day Robin Hood - well actually Professor Robin Wensley, who was wearing an academic hood, but that's just quibbling.
And that is why their grandchild (sometimes great-grandchild) who is seated somewhere up front, wearing the academic hood and gown, means more than mere words could ever express--starting with the fact that very likely it's the extended family's very first college graduate.
Gone is the black Geneva gown with clerical collar and bands, relieved somewhat by academic hood.
For 25 years, she has custom-sewn academic hoods, and has studied the garment's history.
Photos of commissioners to General Assemblies, college diplomas, academic hoods and more fill various wall spaces.

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