Academy, the

Academy, the

Plato’s school in Athens. [Gk. Hist.: Benét, 5]
References in periodicals archive ?
Applicants require a nomination to attend the Military Academy at West Point, the Naval Academy, the Air Force Academy or the Merchant Marine Academy, usually coming from a congressman.
The Franklin Templeton Academy, the first program of its kind to be offered globally by an investment management company, offers a comprehensive curriculum designed to help financial advisors develop and enhance financial planning and business development skills and ultimately provide superior service to their clients.
Looking down the road, Zabel would like to mend fences with that other academy, the New York-based National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, which hosts the Daytime Emmys and hands out the news awards.
While the National Academy and new agents training have always been the two largest programs hosted by the Academy, the full range of training is much broader.
A sister organization to the Academy, the American Academy of Dermatology Association is the resource for government affairs, health policy and practice information for dermatologists, and plays a major role in formulating socioeconomic policies that can enhance the quality of dermatologic care.
According to officials and those involved with the academy, the program not only introduces teens to the basics of a law enforcement career but also increases self-confidence and leadership skills.
Today, the 190 acre campus located on Florida's West Coast features the NBTA, The David Leadbetter Golf Academy, the IMG Soccer Academy, the Baseball Academy, the Basketball Academy and the International Performance Institute.
As the non-profit educational wing of the Television Academy, the Academy Foundation also is responsible for supporting such programs and services as student awards, internships and faculty seminars and such other annual fund-raising special events as "Celebrity Golf Tournament at the Riviera Country Club" (set this year for April 8) and "Television Night at the Hollywood Bowl.
5 million to San Pasqual Academy, the nation's first residential education campus for foster teens.
The San Diego Soccer Development Corporation (SDSDC), (OTCBB:SDSD) dba The San Diego FLASH, announced today the summer schedule of its popular Soccer Academy, the Official Camp of the San Diego FLASH.
The Mexico-USA Cross-Border Health Insurance Initiative is a joint effort of the Academy, the California HealthCare Foundation and Mexican Health Foundation (FunSalud).

Encyclopedia browser ?
Full browser ?