lyceum lyceum

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a school for students intermediate between elementary school and college; usually grades 9 to 12
  2. (n) a public hall for lectures and concerts

Usage(s):

  1. The central schools have auditoriums, community rooms, gymnasiums, athletic fields, libraries, lyceum courses.
  2. With the facile ease of a lyceum lecturer, Evita Pern delved into the ancient authors.

News

  1. Michael Gambon and Peter Egan to Star in Beckett's Eh Joe and First Love at Edinburgh International Festival

    Michael Gambon and Peter Egan will perform Samuel Beckett's Eh Joe and First Love, respectively, at Edinburgh's Royal Lyceum Theatre, running Aug 28-31, as part of this year's Edinburgh International Festival.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Playbill

  2. HHS senior wins Texas Lyceum scholarship

    HUNTSVILLE — One Huntsville is going to college with more peace of mind. Huntsville High School senior Kira Daniel was selected as one of six recipients of the Texas Lyceum Leadership Award, which comes with $2,500 toward the recipient’s college tuition.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: The Huntsville Item

Quotes

  1. Carolynne adds: "It was my nana who got me into panto as a little girl. She used to take me every year." "The show at the Lyceum has been going good, but I've found it a bit emotional to be honest because I haven't done panto since my nana...
    on Dec 31, 2008 By: Carolynne Good Source: ChesterChronicle.co.uk

  2. David says: "The last time I was on stage was 13 years ago, when I did Bedroom Farce at the Edinburgh Lyceum. It is going to be a bit of a culture shock, not least having to turn up for the second night to do it, because usually once I've done it, I...
    on Nov 21, 2007 By: David Neilson Source: Manchester Online

  3. "As a biotechnology company developing new therapeutics, we enjoy the Lyceum community's unique perspectives on how to create value at each stage of the health care system," explained Robert Ward, head of business development for NPS...
    on Feb 4, 2008 By: Robert Ward Source: PR Web (press release)

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