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higher learning

n.
Education or academic accomplishment at the college or university level.
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He was a college man, in dress and carriage as like as a pea to the type that of late years is being so generously turned out of our institutions of higher learning.
SHAWNEE The Institutional Actions Council of the Higher Learning Commission has reaffirmed Oklahoma Baptist University's status as an accredited institution of higher learning.
It states that 'Federation of All Pakistan Universities Academic Staff Association and Academic Staff Associations of individual universities are striving hard to match with the challenges faced by the institutions of higher learning in the country.
Summary: Hyderabad [Telangana] [India], Feb 15 (ANI): Jamia Nizamia, one of the oldest Islamic seminaries of higher learning for Muslims belonging to Sunnis in India, on Thursday issued a fatwa against Malayalam movie Oru Adaar love song 'Manikya Malaraye Poove'.
Asim Hussain as Chairman Higher Education Commission Sindh demanded the banning re-posting of retired teachers on key posts as well as autonomy of higher learning institutions of the province.
In ancient times, we had renowned seats of higher learning Nalanda, Takshashila, Vikramashila, Valabhi, Somapura and Odantapuri that dominated the world higher education system for eighteen hundred years beginning sixth century BC.
The book closes with a look at the future of MOOCs and higher learning.
It offers a chapter by chapter discussion of higher learning in a Muslim context, taking examples mainly from Pakistani universities but also from other educational settings.
East-West's commitments to small class sizes and individual attention have helped the University build a reputation as an outstanding institution of higher learning.
NNA - The Lebanese American University (LAU) alumni Dubai's annual celebration 2014 had been held in honour of Higher Learning and Education Minister Elias Bou Sb.
The new program was announced soon after NAU learned that it had been accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, a regional accreditation agency that oversees degree-granting programs in Midwestern and South-Central states.
As my father impressed the importance of learning how to think upon me, Richard Keeling and Richard Hersh impress the importance of higher learning upon the readers of their book We're Losing Our Minds: Rethinking American Higher Education.

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