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Today's word: tenure
Definition: A status granted after a trial period to a teacher or professor that gives protection from summary dismissal.
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This week's word in the news: TENURE

DEFINITION:
A status granted after a trial period to a teacher or professor that gives protection from summary dismissal.


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Lupita Montoya, who holds a doctorate from Stanford University, was denied both tenure and a chance to re-review her application after working in the college’s Department of Civil, Environmental and Architectural Engineering since 2010.
The Boulder Daily Camera -- 02/17/2020