honorary society


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Noun1.honorary society - an institution for the advancement of art or science or literaturehonorary society - an institution for the advancement of art or science or literature
institution, establishment - an organization founded and united for a specific purpose
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences - an academy that gives annual awards for achievements in motion picture production and performance
Academy of Television Arts and Sciences - an academy that gives annual awards for outstanding achievements in television
French Academy - an honorary group of French writers and thinkers supported by the French government; "the French Academy sets standards for the use of the French language"
National Academy of Sciences - an honorary American society of scientists created by President Lincoln during the American Civil War
Royal Academy, Royal Academy of Arts - an honorary academy in London (founded in 1768) intended to cultivate painting and sculpture and architecture in Britain
Royal Society, Royal Society of London for Improving Natural Knowledge - an honorary English society (formalized in 1660 and given a royal charter by Charles II in 1662) through which the British government has supported science
academician - someone elected to honorary membership in an academy
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Allegra is a fellow in the Litigation Counsel of America, which is an invitation-only trial lawyer honorary society and represents less than one-half of one percent of American lawyers.
Rubin has been named a Fellow with the Litigation Counsel of America (LCA), a trial lawyer honorary society that represents less than one-half of one percent of American lawyers.
He was inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha medical honorary society with the class of 2015 at The New York University School of Medicine.
Binder of Seder & Chandler LLP has been selected as a Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America, an invitation-only trial lawyer honorary society composed of less than one-half of one percent of North American lawyers.
Prince Faisal bin Muqrin, the honorary president of Al-Mawada, said during a meeting of Al-Mawada's Honorary Society in Jeddah that empowering and educating families about conflict resolution is of strategic value, noting that "the family is the main component through which any society can hope to achieve stability.
During the event, four students were inducted in the Delta Omega Honorary Society in Public Health.
The Visual Effects Society started out with the idea that a full-fledged Hollywood craft needed a guild, a trade association and an honorary society.
While an undergraduate, Reed was president of Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity, president of the interfraternity council, president of Cardinal XX Honorary Society and a member of Blue Key Honor Society.
Peter Norvig, director of research at Google, was recently elected as a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, a prestigious 233-year-old national honorary society of leaders from academia, business, public affairs and the humanities.
He is a Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America, an invitation only honorary society of trial lawyers.
Eisenhuth Award for distinguished service to snowmobiling, presented by the industry's international honorary society, the Iron Dog Brigade.
These walks have been created by Teignmouth resident Pat Wilson, an honorary Society Fellow and former senior lecturer in geography and geology.