halls of ivy

halls′ of i′vy


n.
an institution of higher learning; university or college.
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Curiosity leads her crashing through a series of adventures at the Halls of Ivy, a school where students learn to master their magical blood and the power of Croswald's mysterious gems.
In a race against time that stretches from the hills of Hollywood to the halls of Ivy League academia, the tension mounts, and the battle becomes ever more personal when the agent's romantic interest becomes the target.
Deviance and crime in colleges and universities; what goes on in the halls of ivy.
His career as an ivy league student opened his eyes to the entrenchment of pro-Israeli academic figures in academia and even to the inordinate presence of Israeli generals in some distinguished halls of ivy such as Harvard's Center for Middle Eastern Studies.
While not the traditional bricks and mortar and hallowed halls of ivy, it did offer a total of 33.
Still, for busy professionals keen on adding graduate degrees in business or accounting -- often tickets to promotions and better jobs -- learning via the Web often makes far more sense than interrupting a career to head to the halls of ivy, where costs are often higher.
Another difference is that all of Harvey's administrators told personal stories that revealed their origins or grass roots, whereas only one essay in Coloring the Halls of Ivy took a personal journey approach.
Campuses were caught off guard by the increase in the number of hatecrimes taking place in the halls of ivy.
Now that my membership in the youth culture drifts hazily in dim memory and my own children are sailing more or less smoothly past the age of consent, the halls of ivy are issuing a siren's song I find hard to resist.
Local legend insists that a (friendly) ghost named Harvey--a long-deceased member of the college's historic Class of 1970--still haunts his old halls of ivy.
Note to insurance agents who thought they had left the halls of ivy for good the day they received their sheepskin: Think again.
The halls of ivy are now patrolled, on the one hand, by the guardians of political correctness, and on the other, by semi-literate students who can't read Charles Dickens's long sentences, but who deploy a brilliant array of blackmail tactics to con a grade.