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  • 1 Degrees of Eastern Orthodox monasticism — Part of a series on Eastern Christianity …

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  • 2 commencement — n. 1. Beginning, outset, opening. 2. Graduation day, day of conferring degrees …

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  • 3 commencement — noun Date: 13th century 1. an act, instance, or time of commencing 2. a. the ceremonies or the day for conferring degrees or diplomas b. the period of activities at this time …

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  • 4 education — /ej oo kay sheuhn/, n. 1. the act or process of imparting or acquiring general knowledge, developing the powers of reasoning and judgment, and generally of preparing oneself or others intellectually for mature life. 2. the act or process of… …

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  • 5 Universities — • The principal Catholic foundations have been treated in special articles; here the general aspects of the subject are presented Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Universities     Universities …

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  • 6 Glasgow —    GLASGOW, a city, the seat of a university, and a sea port, having separate jurisdiction, locally in the Lower ward of the county of Lanark, and situated in longitude 4° 15 51 (W.), and latitude 55° 52 10 (N.), 23 miles (E. by S.) from Greenock …

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  • 7 The English College, in Rome —     The English College, in Rome     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The English College, in Rome     I. FOUNDATION     Some historians (e.g., Dodd, II, 168, following Polydere Vergil, Harpsfield, Spelman, etc.) have traced the origin of the English… …

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  • 8 University of Oxford — Coordinates: 51°45′40″N 1°15′12″W / 51.7611°N 1.2534°W / 51.7611; 1.2534 …

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  • 9 Academic dress — or academical dress is traditional clothing for academic settings, primarily tertiary and sometimes secondary education. It is also known as academicals and, in the United States, as academic regalia. Contemporarily, it is commonly seen only at… …

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  • 10 University of Santo Tomas — Not to be confused with University of St. Thomas. Infobox University name = The Pontifical and Royal University of Santo Tomas The Catholic University of the Philippines latin name = Pontificia et Regalis S. Thomae Aquinatis Universitas Manilana… …

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  • 11 London —     London     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► London     London, the capital of England and chief city of the British Empire, is situated about fifty miles from the mouth of the Thames, Lat. 51°30 , Long. 0°5 . The word London is used in widely… …

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  • 12 Freemasonry — Freemasons redirects here. For other uses, see Freemasons (disambiguation). Masonic redirects here. For the ghost town in California, see Masonic, California. The Masonic Square and Compasses. (Found with or without the letter G) …

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  • 13 McGill University — Motto Grandescunt Aucta Labore (Latin) Motto in English By work, all things increase and grow[1] …

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  • 14 Cope — This article is about religious garments. For other uses, see Cope (disambiguation). Pluviale redirects here. For a period of abundant rainfall, see pluvial. Finely embroidered cope, Saint Bavo Cathedral, Ghent, 15th century. Note the shield… …

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  • 15 Nottingham Trent University — For Trent University in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada, see Trent University. Nottingham Trent University Motto Shaping futures Established 1992[1] University Status 1970 Trent Po …

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  • 16 Srinagarindra — Princess Mother of Thailand Srinagarindra in 1925 with her son Ananda Mahidol later King Rama VIII Spouse HRH Prince Mahidol Adulyadej, the Prince of …

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  • 17 Mexico — • Situated at the extreme point of the North American continent, bounded on the north by the United States, on the east by the Gulf of Mexico, the Caribbean Sea, British Honduras, and Guatemala, and on the south and west by the Pacific Ocean… …

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  • 18 Ceremonial mace — The ceremonial mace is a highly ornamented staff of metal or wood, carried before a sovereign or other high official in civic ceremonies by a mace bearer, intended to represent the official s authority. The mace, as used today, derives from the… …

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  • 19 Spanish-American Universities — • The University of St. Mark s at Lima enjoys the reputation of being the oldest in America; it has the distinction of having first begun its course by royal decree Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Spanish American Universities      …

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  • 20 Michael Parkinson — Sir Michael Parkinson CBE Michael Parkinson Born 28 March 1935 (1935 03 28) (age 76) Cudworth, West Riding of Yorkshire, England …

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