noun, plural a·lum·nae [uh-luhm-nee]. /əˈlʌm ni/.
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Laura Ball is a journalist-in-residence at the Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics, a Thiel Fellow, and an alumna of the Math Prize for Girls program.Why Mathematicians Should Stop Naming Things After Each Other - Issue 89: The Dark Side|Laura Ball|September 2, 2020|Nautilus
The ‘SNL’ alumna is back with her first film since ‘Bridesmaids.’Kristen Wiig on ‘Girl Most Likely’ and Why She Nixed ‘Bridesmaids 2’|Marlow Stern|July 18, 2013|DAILY BEAST
A WASP-y Smith alumna named Piper Chapman (Taylor Schilling) has a lesbian affair after college.You’ve Gotta Binge on the New Netflix Series ‘Orange Is the New Black’|Andrew Romano|July 11, 2013|DAILY BEAST
"Women are expected to do everything, do it well, and look hot while doing it," one alumna told the commission.
“You are buying into that network,” says one recent Harvard alumna.
“They claim me as an alumna, though I did not alum,” she said.
It was founded by an alumna for marked proficiency in English with general excellency in other lines.Daddy Long-Legs|Jean Webster
To the alumna and the student, the picture called up by those words is sufficiently definite and demands no amplification.Teddy: Her Book|Anna Chapin Ray
A young alumna of the preceding class had welcomed the proud graduates.Highacres|Jane Abbott
A debate was sometimes introduced, a Shakespeare reading, or an address by an alumna student.Earliest Years at Vassar|Frances A. Wood