lecture hall

noun

: a room specially designed for lectures : auditorium
We all took our seats in the lecture hall.

Examples of lecture hall in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web In attendance were doctors, practitioners and clinicians who all sat in a packed lecture hall all day to learn the latest, from the greatest in the industry. Sonia Singh, Rolling Stone, 16 July 2024 At the five-hour gathering Sunday, the performing arts center felt at times like a church and at times like a lecture hall, featuring a lineup of singers, dancers, preachers, and scholars who discussed the history of white Christian nationalism. Rory Linnane, Journal Sentinel, 14 July 2024 Those include workshops, labs, a lecture hall and study areas, plus a career services center with advisors and interview prep. Cayla Bamberger, New York Daily News, 21 Mar. 2024 There was the clash at a lecture hall when dozens of pro-Palestinian activists broke windows and beat on doors while protesting a speech by a former member of the Israeli Defense Forces, forcing attendees to evacuate with police protection. Kurt Streeter, New York Times, 6 June 2024 The campus announced in a social media post that a group of protesters had entered a lecture hall, with the building takeover broadcast over Instagram. Nathan Solis, Los Angeles Times, 16 May 2024 Tensions at the University of California, Irvine campus escalated Wednesday as a group of several hundred pro-Palestinian protesters entered a lecture hall and surrounded the building, according to school officials. Leah Sarnoff, ABC News, 15 May 2024 The old council chamber, built in the shape of a blast furnace, was now a lecture hall. Sam Knight, The New Yorker, 25 Mar. 2024 On the first day of the fall 2009 semester, dozens of University of Virginia students trickled into a lecture hall for a Calculus III course, dividing their focus between partial derivatives and multiple integrals. Byjasmine Li, Fortune, 10 Feb. 2024

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“Lecture hall.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lecture%20hall. Accessed 22 Jul. 2024.

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