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Sentences with the noun Alma mater

17 examples:

The Ivy League university is the singer's alma mater.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

It is an honor and privilege to participate in and contribute to my alma mater.
(Forbes - Education, )

His alma mater is still undefeated following another splendid defensive effort.
(Fox News - Sports, )

Will and Kate end their whirlwind visit to NY at glittery Met gala for their alma mater.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

It appears Jim Harbaugh is ready to return to the college ranks, this time at his alma mater.
(UPI - Sports News, )

The 36-year veteran of the cable sports net has been named the athletic director of his alma mater.
(The Hollywood Reporter - TV, )

Mike Mussina has gone from starting for the New York Yankees to coaching basketball at his alma mater.
(UPI - Sports News, )

The cruelty of the Final Four is that nothing is left to the losers—like Wisconsin, the author's alma mater.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

The British insurance mogul bought the property from Columbia University, after the broadcast billionaire left it to his alma mater.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

Barbara Walters is giving a trove of tapes, papers and photos from her five decades in journalism to Sarah Lawrence College, her alma mater.
(Fox News - Entertainment, )

The journalist, who retired from daily television earlier this month, is donating tapes, papers and photos from her five-decade career to her alma mater.
(The Hollywood Reporter - TV, )

To the strains of Bon Jovi, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie this morning announced his run for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination at his alma mater.
(Forbes - Education, )

A New York man who drowned during lifeguard tryouts in a Cape Cod lake was a collegiate swimmer who planned to become an assistant swim coach at his alma mater.
(Fox News - U.S., )

The former executive editor, who was fired from the newspaper last month, has found her next gig: teaching undergraduate courses on narrative nonfiction at her alma mater.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Business, )

He had completed his student teaching and had been offered a job teaching social studies and coaching the junior varsity girls softball team at Carson High, his alma mater.
(Jeff Gottlieb in Los Angeles Times - National News, )

The Figaro Solo Race has been the breeding ground for most of the French greats and the alma mater of many Vendée Globe round the world race winners and it keeps attracting back its graduates.
(The Independent - Sailing, )

Actress and Kentucky Wildcats super fan Ashley Judd wrote an essay firing back at those who posted nasty comments and threats online after she tweeted that she thought Arkansas was playing dirty in its game against her alma mater.
(Fox News - Entertainment, )

Other sentences

60 examples:

He was 86. Lloyd’s alma mater, West Virginia State, confirmed the death.
(The Vancouver Sun - Sports, )

Westbrook returned to his alma mater and watched UCLA upset No. 6 Arizona.
(USA Today - NBA, )

Donald Trump is getting an earful from some members of his alma mater, NBC reports.
(CNBC, )

The Patriots QB will return to his alma mater for the Sept. 17 game against Colorado.
(USA Today - Sports, )

Japan's most famous novelists is set to return to his alma mater --100 years after his death.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Most college-basketball fans have two favorite teams: their alma mater and whoever is playing Duke.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

There’s more to giving than writing a check to your alma mater (although they’ll happily take it).
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

Craig Robinson ('The Office') plays a musician who goes back to teach at his alma mater in this middling NBC sitcom.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Reviews, )

I had the honor of being this year’s commencement speaker at Ransom Everglades High School, my alma mater in Miami.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Former 49er Coach Jim Harbaugh appears to be headed to his alma mater, Michigan, to assume the position of Head Coach.
(Forbes - Business, )

Judge Merrick B. Garland speaks at the commencement ceremony for his high school alma mater in Skokie, Ill., on Sunday.
(The New York Times - U.S. News, )

"Grey's Anatomy" and "Scandal" creator Shonda Rhimes gives the commencement speech at her alma mater, Dartmouth College.
(CNN - Entertainment, )

Jim Harbaugh elected to return to the University of Michigan (his alma mater) rather than further his NFL coaching career.
(Forbes - Business, )

Charlie Day, of "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia," gave this year's commencement speech for his alma mater, Merrimack College.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

Golden State forward Draymond Green is sharing some of his wealth with his alma mater after winning an NBA championship in June.
(UPI - News, )

Former San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh is expected to return to Michigan, his alma mater, as the Wolverines’ next coach.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

Chris Mullin, an all-American at St. John’s 30 years ago, returned to his alma mater and had a difficult first season as coach.
(The New York Times - Sports, )

At his alma mater, Ball State, Mr. Letterman talked with Spike Jonze and Bennett Miller about women in Hollywood and making movies.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

The New England Patriots quarterback will return to his alma mater to be Michigan's honorary captain Sept. 17 when it hosts Colorado.
(The Denver Post - Sports, )

Thirty-six years after he graduated from Syracuse University, John Wildhack has returned to his alma mater as its new athletic director.
(Fox News - Sports, )

You can look up your current college, your alma mater, or your hopeful undergraduate college on these rankings to see how they stand up.
(Forbes - Education, )

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones sent love to his alma mater in the form of a $10.65 million check to the University of Arkansas Razorbacks.
(UPI - Sports News, )

More than two dozen of the largest U.S. companies have CEOs and CFOs who hail from the same alma mater, according to a Wall Street Journal review.
(The Wall Street Journal - U.S. Business, )

Offensive coordinator Joe Rudolph directed Pittsburgh (-7), which had head coach Paul Chryst depart for the same position at alma mater Wisconsin.
(Fox News - Sports, )

He recently partnered with his alma mater, the University of Georgia, to start a certificate program designed to help educate small business people.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

One of the best Nittany Lions ever is roaring to defend his defamed coach and alma mater, Penn State University, in the aftermath of Jerry Sandusky.
(UPI - Sports News, )

Billionaire Sam Zell has pledged $60 million to his alma mater, the University of Michigan, to support the school's student entrepreneurship institute.
(Forbes - Education, )

This past weekend I went back to my alma mater to attend the annual Harvard China Forum, where a handful of the organizers are my personal acquaintances.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Former Brigham Young quarterback Ty Detmer was hired Thursday as offensive coordinator at his alma mater without any previous college coaching experience.
(UPI - Sports News, )

Amid the wave of sexual assault allegations against Bill Cosby, the comedian resigned Monday from the board of trustees of his alma mater, Temple University.
(Lauren Raab in Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

The University of Texas has sued actor Ryan O'Neal over an Andy Warhol portrait of Farrah Fawcett, who bequeathed her artwork to her alma mater, lawyers said.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

CiTR’s bigger, brighter new home is in the AMS Student Nest, the $107 million alma mater society building for students which officially opens later this summer.
(The Vancouver Sun - Entertainment/Arts, )

Hedge-fund manager Kenneth Griffin, a 1989 graduate of Harvard University, gave his alma mater $150 million on Wednesday, the largest gift in the school's history.
(The Wall Street Journal - Markets News, )

It might be time to reconsider that license plate frame boasting your allegiance to your favorite team or alma mater, especially if you’re driving in The Hawkeye State.
(Fox News - Politics, )

Bill Cosby has resigned from the board of trustees of Temple University, his alma mater said in a statement that comes as the entertainer faces accusations of sexual assault.
(The Associated Press in CBC News - World, )

Dressed up as Jim Harbaugh, Jason Gay goes to Ann Arbor to discuss The Important Sports Question of the Moment: why Harbaugh should flee the NFL and coach his alma mater Michigan.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

As the president hosts a White House youth summit, a new poll from his alma mater shows a majority of young people aren't interested in signing up for his signature health care plan.
(Fox News - Politics, )

An album of evocative photographs showing Rickman's starting steps in the dramatic world has come to light after it was released by his alma mater, Latymer Upper School in West London.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Despite frequent talk of an Oxbridge mafia, it turns out that the University of Leeds, alma mater of the Daily Mail editor-in-chief Paul Dacre, is the best academic path to a media career.
(The Independent - Education, )

In his forthcoming book, John U. Bacon provides an inside look at how Michigan landed Jim Harbaugh as its coach—and how devoted the former Wolverine quarterback was to his alma mater all along.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

Steph Curry and the Golden State Warriors may have lost the NBA title this year, but his alma mater, Davidson College, wins the spot as the No. 1 in the South on the Forbes 2016 Top Colleges rankings.
(Forbes - Education, )

This time, the Denver Broncos star quarterback was in the news for conducting the Colorado Symphony Orchestra on Tuesday night in a rendition of "Rocky Top," a song his alma mater, the University of...
(Los Angeles Times - Motor Racing, )

Ohio Governor John Kasich became the 16th—and perhaps last—Republican to join the field for the 2016 presidential nomination with his announcement today in Columbus at his alma mater, Ohio State University.
(Forbes - Education, )

Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green can now add philanthropist to his growing list of titles, as the 2015 NBA champion has made a $3.1 million dollar donation to his Alma mater Michigan State University.
(Forbes - Education, )

By passing on his parents' alma mater (Florida State) and John Calipari's star factory (Kentucky) in favour of Kansas, prized Canadian basketball recruit Andrew Wiggins proved to be his own man, writes John Chick.
(CBC Sports, )

Mourners will gather at Sandra Bland's alma mater Sunday evening to celebrate "the life and legacy" of a woman who regularly spoke out on racism and police brutality before her death in a Texas jail cell last week.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

Jim Brewer is nearing the end of his battle with pancreatic cancer, but one of his concerns was he wouldn’t live long enough to see his 23-year-old daughter Jenny graduate from his alma mater, Texas A&M University, in May.
(Fox News - Health, )

A passing comment by Columbia University’s president touched off a flurry of expectations that President Obama would affiliate with his alma mater after he leaves office, but the White House said no decisions had been made.
(The New York Times - U.S. News, )

A former University of California, Los Angeles, graduate student shot dead a woman at her home in Minnesota before he drove almost 3,200 km to his alma mater, killed a professor and took his own life, police said on Thursday.
(The Associated Press in CBC News - World, )

Consider for a moment the cost of a four-year degree at a private university is over $45,000. My alma mater, the University of Connecticut, where I worked to put myself through college, is now priced over $26,000 for tuition and fees.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

I was on the phone with a friend in his junior year at my alma mater, UNC Chapel Hill, discussing his campus work and future goals, when his roommates relayed the news and he stopped, suddenly, and said: "Mariem, Deah and his wife were shot.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

The sexual assault allegations that resurfaced against Bill Cosby first became public in 2005 after a former employee of his alma mater, Temple University, claimed he had drugged and abused her a year earlier at his suburban Philadelphia home.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

The sexual assault allegations that recently resurfaced against Bill Cosby first became public in 2005 when a former employee of his alma mater, Temple University, claimed he had drugged and abused her a year earlier at his suburban Philadelphia home.
(Fox News - Entertainment, )

When businessman Graham Tuckwell and his wife Louise decided they wanted to donate $50 million to his alma mater, Australian National University, he was so uncertain how to go about it that he found himself googling the phrase "philanthropy and Australia".
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Carly Fiorina’s tweet rooting for the University of Iowa in the Rose Bowl over alma mater Stanford University resulted in a flurry of online backlash about the GOP presidential candidate appearing to pander to voters in the first-in-nation balloting state.
(Fox News - Politics, )

It isn't easy to catch an All-Pro cornerback flat-footed, but that's what happened to Seattle's Richard Sherman on Wednesday when he stopped by a pre-calculus class at Compton Dominguez High, his alma mater, and was asked to solve a problem on the chalkboard.
(Sam Farmer in Los Angeles Times - Boxing, )

Former NFL star Aaron Hernandez, who has traded the gridiron for the courtroom as he faces charges of murdering three men, is featured as the July image in a calendar approved by his alma mater, the University of Florida, before he was charged, a university spokesman said on Tuesday.
(The New York Times - Pro-Football, )

Sabre Corp. CEO Tom Klein announced two moves on Monday: He is stepping down as head of the travel-tech company at the end of the year and he's making a $250,000 contribution to help save his alma mater, Queen of Peace High School, a New Jersey Catholic school that has been targeted for closing by the Newark Archdiocese this month.
(Forbes - Education, )

Rickie Fowler still insists on spending the final day of any major tournament dressed in the luminous orange of an Easyjet cabin assistant, in honour of his beloved alma mater, Oklahoma State University, so no one has been overly shocked that he is set to walk the greens and fairways of Gleneagles with the most frat-boyish haircut in all of Ryder Cup history.
(The Independent - Sport, )

Here, in this last installment, Artie lets his hair down (so to speak) and we discuss fun stuff like what’s the best hat for a man (hint: it’s not a beret), where’s the best pizza in New York (hint: near his college alma mater) and who is the best singer he's harmonized with (four good contenders are James Taylor, Phil and Don Everly and, of course, Paul Simon).
(Forbes - Business, )

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