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My first three months as an Alumni

So its been three months since I graduated from The University of Sheffield and it still feels so surreal. I’ve experienced some of best moments so far in life while being an undergraduate and I miss every second of it! 346 more words

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As of this moment, I am a Parktown Girls alumnus.

It all seems very fancy and strange, and while I thought I’d be an emotional wreck, I’m not doing much but revelling in the fact that I received flowers, and the fact that it’s over. 75 more words

A Surfer without Waves; Longing for the Aussie Shore

Australian born St. Mary’s alumnus Brandon Perez remains in San Antonio waiting to start medical school. Missing home, Perez practices his Australian culture as motivation to stay on track and return home when he is done with school.

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Living in a college town and teaching at another local university, I hear this one a lot.

The common mistake is saying something like, “I am or she is an alumni of such-and-such college.” That’s impossible. 113 more words

JA Alumnus is "Always Happy to Give Back"

This post originally appeared on Junior Achievement of Kentuckiana’s website and was written by Chad Queen with the American Red Cross.

“I’d taken several JA classes throughout my teen years, and I truly believe that without my Junior Achievement experiences, I wouldn’t have had half of the successes that I’ve enjoyed during my career. 57 more words

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It's not the plural

Does the writer for Yahoo! Style think that alumnus is the plural of alumnu, or is she just grammatically challenged?

Alumnus refers to one male graduate, although some writers use it to refer to a graduate regardless of gender. 44 more words