Example sentences for: academia

How can you use “academia” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Like academia, industry needs scientifically literate personnel; unlike academia, industry wants employees with business savvy as well.

  • In accomplishing these efforts, FedCIRC draws on expertise from the Department of Defense, the intelligence community, academia, and federal civilian agencies.

  • In his book, Jacoby deplores what he characterizes as a sort of fall, from the Edenic condition of what he calls "classical American intellectuals" born at the turn of the century--Lewis Mumford, Dwight Macdonald, and, inevitably, Edmund Wilson--to the generation born after World War II, whose intellectuals, he claims, have all retreated into academia, where they have lost themselves in a thicket of specialized professional jargon.

  • encourages development of quality security products and services through collaborative relationships with federal agencies, academia, and private industry;

  • Furthermore, "standardization" is not some will-o'-the-wisp notion whose stock rises and falls upon weekly pronouncements from what Duffy/Cary call "the hushed groves of academia."

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