Origin of college
Examples from the Web for college
Contemporary Examples of college
This is the Mexico that U.S. college students would be wise to steer clear of on spring break.Why Mexicans Are Enraged by Obama’s Big Tuesday Meeting
Ruben Navarrette Jr.
January 6, 2015
Under the current president and his predecessor, Jett notes, the ambassadorship of Belize has gone to college roommates.U.S. Embassies Have Always Been for Sale
January 2, 2015
In my four years of college, I know exactly one woman who has asked a man out on a date.Random Hook-Ups or Dry Spells: Why Millennials Flunk College Dating
January 1, 2015
He had studied accounting in college, but he had become a cop for the same reason as Ramos.In The Shadow of Murdered Cops
December 26, 2014
The congressman traces his belief in Santa Claus back 40 years, when he was a student going to college “on the GI Bill.”Kerry Bentivolio: The Congressman Who Believes in Santa Claus
December 24, 2014
Historical Examples of college
I just came because I heard about Harlowe House and wanted to go to college.
Now I shall be expelled from college and it is all your fault.
This gentleman is bran new from college, and will be more than a match for you.The Imaginary Invalid
And, the day after his arrival from college, there came a mighty snow-storm.The Paradise of Children
For this reason the century will ask its men to take a college education.The Call of the Twentieth Century
David Starr Jordan
Word Origin for college
"body of scholars and students within a university," late 14c., from Old French college "collegiate body" (14c.), from Latin collegium "community, society, guild," literally "association of collegae" (see colleague). At first meaning any corporate group, the sense of "academic institution" attested from 1560s became the principal sense in 19c. via use at Oxford and Cambridge.