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academy

uh ka duh mee

  • n  a secondary school (usually private)
  • n  an institution for the advancement of art or science or literature
  • n  a school for special training
  • n  a learned establishment for the advancement of knowledge

  • Thanks to sponsors like Delta, the academy is able to send its 120 students who range from fifth to eighth grade and attend largely on scholarship on trips to six countries.
  • The academy is being watched closely in education circles.
  • Armed gunmen attacked a police academy early Monday in Lahore, killing 13 and taking dozens of police hostage in another brazen example of militant violence in Pakistan.
News & Articles

  • Dance Academy USA Announces They Will Host Flow 40 Dance Workshops
    Dance Academy USA will be hosting the Flow 40 Dance workshop the weekend of July 20th-21st. These workshops are offered to students of all ages and skill levels and is an opportunity to learn from professionals while expanding their dance education. (PRWeb June 15, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10837011.htm
    June 15, 2013 - PRWeb
  • Shawnee Academy to be auctioned
    The former Shawnee Academy residential and day school campus property will be sold by lender-owned auction at 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 10, on the school campus at 114 Academy Drive in Shawnee-on-Delaware.
    June 15, 2013 - Pocono Record
  • DEXTER: Michigan Academy of Dance and Music to perform Spring Concert June 15
    DEXTER — Students of the Michigan Academy of Dance and Music in Dexter will perform their Spring Concert at the Skyline High School Auditorium in Ann Arbor June 15.
    June 15, 2013 - The Dexter Leader
Quotes

  • Katherine Heigl in FOXNews
    I did not feel that I was given the material this season to warrant an Emmy nomination and in an effort to maintain the integrity of the academy organizationdecided against competing, Heigl said in a written statement provided by her...
  • Herbie Hancock in BBC News
    I'd like to thank the academy for courageously breaking the mould this time,Hancock said.
  • James Madison in FOXBusiness
    The final outcome, of course, will be the same -- one best picture winner -- but the race to the finish line will feature 10, not just five, great movies from 2009. Having 10 best picture nominees is going to allow academy voters to recognize and... Sid Ganis http://www.google.com/url?q=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sid_Ganis&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNGhF1rHC8ApaYhr0GFsF6n8Cgon0w Los Angeles Times http://www.google.com/url?q=http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/entertainmentnewsbuzz/2009/06/the-academy-awards-just-grew-twice-as-crowded-at-the-top-for-the-first-time-since-1943-10-movies----instead-of-the-current.html&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNFl40-CdVj Jun 24, 2009 561 900 acadia We had a good fourth quarter and year. The Acadia partnership transactions positively increased our 2007 earnings; however, we had strong earnings without the Acadia-related income," Cleco President and CEO Michael Madison said. "In 2008,...

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