student union

noun

Definition of student union

: a building on a college campus that is devoted to student activities and that usually contains lounges, auditoriums, offices, and game rooms

Examples of student union in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Ko Jimmy, a student union leader, emerged as a key political organizer and helped anti-regime activists build a network that lasted for years. Brian Murphy, Washington Post, 26 July 2022 Ko Jimmy, a student union leader, emerged as a key political organizer and helped anti-regime activists build a network that lasted for years. Brian Murphy, BostonGlobe.com, 26 July 2022 The next town hall is set for 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Northern Kentucky University’s student union ballroom in Highland Heights, a statement from the Justice & Public Safety Cabinet said. From Usa Today Network And Wire Reports, USA TODAY, 14 July 2022 The Madison police padlocked the student union door on opening night. Michael Phillips, chicagotribune.com, 7 Jan. 2022 The university’s Nigerian student union had made a video appeal for all African students to be safely evacuated, which students from Angola to Zambia were disseminating among friends, family, and consular officers. Monica Mark, The Christian Science Monitor, 4 Mar. 2022 The Pine Bluff college had sought approval of a $33 million lease purchase agreement involving construction of up to 316 beds of student housing as well as an approximately 30,000-square-foot student union building. Jaime Adame, Arkansas Online, 30 Apr. 2022 In 2009, Boric was elected president of the student union at the law school. Jon Lee Anderson, The New Yorker, 6 June 2022 The ninth annual North County Economic Summit will be held May 11 at the Cal State University San Marcos student union ballroom. Laura Groch, San Diego Union-Tribune, 10 Apr. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of student union

1892, in the meaning defined above

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13 Aug 2022

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“Student union.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/student%20union. Accessed 15 Aug. 2022.

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