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Academy

An institution of academics; College, Royal College.
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Project administrators noticed significant differences between the Afternoon and Saturday Academies regarding student behavior.
Petersburg Academies and its curriculum served as the model.
Because the academies are what sociologists call "total institutions" (like prisons and monasteries) that are virtually sealed off from the rest of us, they tend to produce officers who are isolated and even alienated from the values and ideas of the general society they are sworn to defend.
The academies are by no means the only science and technology organizations seeking to influence Bush.
The findings suggested that, while sponsoring a CPA may prove useful for improving police-community relations and increasing partnerships, agencies can take additional steps to increase the impact of citizen academies.
The evening is geared toward potential applicants to military academies for the 2006-07 academic year.
In addition to the Spring Fling events, La Petite Academies hold similar Fall Festival events in October that benefit the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
service academies are Sean Abling (Lancaster High School), U.
Victor Ugaz were invited attendees at the National Academies Keck Futures Conference in November 2005, which brought together more than 100 of the nation's best and brightest researchers from academic, industrial, and government laboratories to ask questions about and to discover interdisciplinary connections between important areas of cutting-edge research.
LANCASTER - Nearly 900 eighth-graders heard about career academies and occupational programs offered at Antelope Valley Union High School District campuses, thanks to four Palmdale High School seniors.
The GSS Academy, which began last year with 60 sophomores, is one of three academies at Banning High School that are part of the International Trade Education Program (ITEP).
I think it is very important to recruit the cream of the crop for appointments to our military service academies, and this year we've really succeeded.

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