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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When he was in law school he served as editor of the Oklahoma Law Review and as president of the Phi Delta Phi scholastic honorary society.
The Association of Churchill Fellows is an honorary society of more than 300 men and women dedicated to the development of America's National Churchill Museum, which commemorates the life of former British Prime Minister Winston S.
Littleton, an Emmy Award recipient, has had a successful career in film editing and was elected as a member of the American Cinema Editors -- an honorary society of film editors who are selected based on the quality of their film editing, their education, and their dedication to film editing.
The young couple soon moved to Austin, where she worked as a legal secretary and office assistant, first for the Texas Attorney General's office and then for the Treasurer of the International Honorary Society for Women Educators.
The following students were inducted into the Whitman School of Management Chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma, the National Scholastics Honorary Society for students of business and management: CPT John M.
Denver, CO, July 27, 2018 --(PR.com)-- Woods & Aitken LLP is proud to announce that Kory George has been selected as a Fellow of the Construction Lawyers Society of America (CLSA), an exclusive construction law honorary society. George, a partner in the firm's Construction Law Practice Group, practices out of the firm's Colorado office.
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." Prince Faisal highlighted the importance of the organization's achievements throughout its 13-year history, saying that "more than 192,000 families received services from the organization in total involving providing care, reform and advice." He added that the organization's impact can be seen in different areas around the Kingdom, including the Makkah region, and not just in Jeddah.
2pm: | Honorary Society Awards will be presented in the Council Area.
During the event, four students were inducted in the Delta Omega Honorary Society in Public Health.