Recent Examples of semester from the Web
That can eventually lead to a student being unable to re-enroll the following semester.
Martin plans to perform her community service back home in San Diego before returning for the fall semester in August, while Maresette will perform her community service in her hometown of Snellville, Ga.
And until recently the University of Pennsylvania had but a half-claim to William Henry Harrison, who studied medicine here for one semester.
In addition, the student-athletes must have successfully completed at least three semesters at their institutions, making true freshmen and first-year transfers ineligible for inclusion.
The fall semester of your senior year is normally the busiest in your high school career.
Iowa State University: Several Naperville residents were named to the spring semester dean's list.
The breakdown of the remaining pool of players competing for 12 roster spots: seven players who have spent at least one semester in college, five who will play in college this season and six high school seniors.
One student was playing softball in South Korea when the semester started and used a robot to attend the first two classes, said John Matt, department chairman.
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SEMESTER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of semester for English Language Learners
: one of two usually 18-week periods that make up an academic year at a school or college
SEMESTER Defined for Kids
Definition of semester for Students
: either of two terms that make up a school year
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