The UCL president and provost, Professor Malcolm Grant is “deeply saddened by these events.”
As Stanford provost, Rice dismissed, on budgetary grounds, a popular Latina administrator.
And then another woman insisted I was the provost of a small university in Southern Florida.
Previously, she was the president of the University of Pennsylvania and provost of Yale University.
"There's no needcessity for me to make a loang speech," said the provost.
The provost marshal could not see what the people wanted of so much provision.
provost was seated, with an open paper; Kingsfrere studying the photograph of Scalchi.
I knew there was a provost Marshal to report to in Baltimore.
The provost is very fat, with a large paunch and gouty legs.
From Mrs. Surratt's house Payne was taken to the provost marshal's office.
Old English profost, reinforced by Old French cognate provost, both from Late Latin propositus (reinforced by Old French cognate provost), from Latin propositus/praepositus "a chief, prefect" (source of Old Provençal probost, Old High German probost, German Propst), literally "placed before, in charge of," from past participle of praeponere "put before" (see preposition). Provost marshal first recorded 1510s.