- an examination of ways of finding the most efficient method of doing a job, esp in terms of time and effort
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Examples from the Web for work-study
Through a work-study program with the school, he is a Program Assistant at the UNC-Chapel Hill LGBT Center.Beaten By His Church for Being Gay
December 16, 2014
These students are offered financial-aid packages like the one I had, a combination of loans, grants, and work-study.
At Columbia, I studied the arts and writing and worked a mélange of work-study and summer jobs.