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finishing school

a private school for girls that prepares them for society by teaching social graces and accomplishments
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Globsyn Finishing School provided training to the engineering graduates, who were convocated at this ceremony, in tech-domains like AI, machine learning, big data, android, data science, JEE, PHP, .NET, java, oracle and others.
Earlier, Director Finishing School Zeba Shaukat presented a report highlighting main aspects of the training, which are aimed at transforming young girls into useful members of society.
Established in July 1996, PAF Finishing School is the first of its kind in Asia, offering various courses in communication skills, languages, management, art of self presentation, domestic science, general culture, cuisine, protocol, art, child care, introduction to psychology and spiritual enrichment.
While addressing the students, the VC said that the foremost goal of the course contents offered by Finishing School was to cultivate confidence in an Individual and to provide them public speaking training for the developments of professional skills.
Lovelyn's bike journey took her beyond her small farming town, and closer to her dream of finishing school.
Miller, headmistress at the Finishing School for Modern Women, has a different idea in mind for better preparing women of all ages for the hustle and bustle of modern-day living.
Instead, she finds herself sent to finishing school to learn how to become a young lady.
ISLAMABAD -- Graduation Ceremony of the 38th batch of students of PAF Finishing School, Islamabad was held at the Officers' Mess, Air Headquarters Islamabad.
Paula Ansley, who runs Paula Rosa Photography, 'Boudoir femme' with Paula Rosa Boudoir and a property photography business, is using the skills she honed at finishing school in London to teach a new generation how good deportment and posture can make you look fabulous in photographs every time.
I DESPAIRED at reading Dave Yewlett's letter ("Brand should go to finishing school", Feedback, December 13).
The Finishing School series, by Gail Carriger Join Sophronia, 14, at an unusual finishing school and dirigible for young ladies ...
Curtsies & Conspiracies: Finishing School. Little, Brown, 2014.