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Education News Archive - December 20, 2005

By Tim Elfrink With his closely cropped hair and sharply pressed ceremonial uniform hung with a red-white-and-blue medal, Brent Kraay looks the part of a decorated Army officer. He's only 17. But the senior JROTC student at North High hopes that one day he won't just resemble a soldier.

Word of the Day
ultimo
  • In the month which preceded the present; in the last month, as distinguished from the current or present month and all others.
  • In the month which preceded the present; in the last month, as distinguished from the current or present month and all others.
The word 'ultimo' comes from the Latin phrase 'ultimo mense', 'in the last month'.
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