halls of ivy

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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.
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.
Henderson thinks that the vast majority of hate-crimes on college campuses go unreported and that there is simply no way to track all of the incidents because of well-oiled public relations offices that continue the myth that the halls of ivy are immune from racist acts.
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.
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.
Campuses were caught off guard by the increase in the number of hate-crimes taking place in the halls of ivy.