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2008-07-26 03:00:33

By Van Noy, Michelle Jacobs, James; Korey, Suzanne; Bailey, Thomas R; Hughes, Katherine L Postsecondary noncredit education has become increasingly common in recent years and, at many community colleges, noncredit education enrolls more students than do credit programs.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.