the customary annual period of instruction at a college, university, etc., running approximately from September to June.
But a person close to the Obamas says they have also considered allowing them to finish up the academic year in Chicago.
Will the Obama Kids Stay in Chicago with Grandma? Scott Horton November 12, 2008
At the June examination, the end of the academic year, I was called to demonstrate the pulleys.
From Manassas to Appomattox James Longstreet
It is also the name for the annual act, or Encaenia, the ceremonial closing of the academic year at Oxford University.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 7 Various
The past month has been distinguished by the annual commencements of the academic year in most of the colleges of the country.
Harper’s New Monthly Magazine, Volume 1, No. 4, September, 1850 Various
The academic year ran from October to September, and elementary and secondary classes ended at the end of May.
Area Handbook for Romania Eugene K. Keefe, Donald W. Bernier, Lyle E. Brenneman, William Giloane, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
The academic year closes on the last Wednesday but one in June, and consists of three terms.
The American Missionary — Volume 38, No. 06, June, 1884 Various
At Louis-le-Grand there were verses and discourses in Greek at the closing of the academic year.
The Jesuits, 1534-1921 Thomas J. Campbell
. academicals, . Historical Examples But he had now been dismissed from it, not by academical, but by political agencies. The Grand Old Man Richard B. Cook No echo of the German ultimatum to Russia penetrated that academical peace. Notes on Life and Letters Joseph Conrad I have always found myself,’ says Fitzjames, in reference […]
. academicals, . Contemporary Examples Harrovians were also judged to be a bit thick, as the school was not as academically demanding as Eton. Thank God I Was Kicked Out of Eton, Not Harrow Tom Sykes September 5, 2013 Scalia, Thomas, Roberts, and Sotomayor went to highly competitive, academically rigorous Catholic schools. In Defense of […]
. academicals, . plural noun another term for academic dress
a member of an association or institution for the advancement of arts, sciences, or letters. a follower or promoter of the traditional trends in philosophy, art, or literature: Reforms were instituted over the protests of the academicians. Contemporary Examples He needs to display a level of skill that brings him closer to an American sign-painter […]