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2011-01-20 17:14:00

Kick-Off Gala Highlights Scholarship, Achievement WASHINGTON, Jan. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The University of the District of Columbia announces the beginning of a year-long series of events to commemorate 160 years of public higher education in the nation's capital. The gala, to be held at the Mellon Auditorium on January 29th, begins what will be a year of celebration for the District's only public university and an opportunity for the community to engage the institution...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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