first-year


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Adj.1.first-year - used of a person in the first year of an experience (especially in United States high school or college); "a freshman senator"; "freshman year in high school or college"
U.S.A., United States, United States of America, US, USA, America, the States, U.S. - North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean; achieved independence in 1776
first - preceding all others in time or space or degree; "the first house on the right"; "the first day of spring"; "his first political race"; "her first baby"; "the first time"; "the first meetings of the new party"; "the first phase of his training"
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Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- US President Donald Trump's first-year average job approval rating was at least 10 percentage points lower than that of any of his predecessors, according to Gallup.
-- President Donald Trump's job approval rating averaged 38.4% during his first year in office -- slightly more than 10 percentage points lower than any other elected president's first-year average.
Academic librarians describe exercises by which librarians can teach and assess information literacy skills among first-year college students and help them become familiar with the library.
Amybeth Maurer, director of first-year programs and student life at Elgin Community College in Illinois, is one of 10 recipients of an award from the National Resource Center for The First-Year Experience and Students in Transition.
This is a one-year only member benefit for first-year physicians that are LAMMICO insureds and who become an LSMS member.
As of the end of September, Cathay was still ahead of Fubon by less than NT$25 billion (US$811.68 million) in cumulative first-year insurance premium revenues.
The third in a series of rules passed by Major League Baseball's owners in an attempt to save themselves from paying large bonuses to amateur prospects, the First-Year Player Draft was in place from 1959 to 1964.
We find that the first-year teachers who are less effective in improving student math scores have higher attrition rates than do more effective teachers.
Administrators at Putnam County Elementary School in Eatonton, Ga., are an ambitious group, and they don't want any first-year teachers to fail.
"Nevertheless, our members, who are working with the IRS to make process improvements for next year, also hope that some first-year transition rules remain in place.
A five-campus longitudinal study of 1,432 first-year respondents found a positive correlation of students' "hardiness" with persistence to their expected '02 graduation, four years later.
Achieving academic effectiveness in more efficient ways is a matter of major concern at New York's Pace University, which led to the introduction of a tuition guarantee that locks in first-year rates over the course of five years.