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The CLSA is an invitation-only international honorary society composed of preeminent lawyers specializing in construction law and related fields.
The Visual Effects Society started out with the idea that a full-fledged Hollywood craft needed a guild, a trade association and an honorary society. The VES would be the honorary society.
While an undergraduate, Reed was president of Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity, president of the interfraternity council, president of Cardinal XX Honorary Society and a member of Blue Key Honor Society.
Peter Norvig, director of research at Google, was recently elected as a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, a prestigious 233-year-old national honorary society of leaders from academia, business, public affairs and the humanities.
He is a Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America, an invitation only honorary society of trial lawyers.
Eisenhuth Award for distinguished service to snowmobiling, presented by the industry's international honorary society, the Iron Dog Brigade.
These walks have been created by Teignmouth resident Pat Wilson, an honorary Society Fellow and former senior lecturer in geography and geology.
Associates were also more likely to hold positions at top-ranked medical schools, to fill leadership roles in the NIH, and to win prestigious awards and honorary society memberships.
In 1863, as the Civil War raged, Congress established the National Academy of Sciences (NAS), an honorary society of scholars that any government department could call upon to "investigate, examine, experiment, and report upon any subject of science or art." In 1916, during another war, the NAS created the National Research Council to draw on the expertise of a wider scientific community.
Christine Barron, cochair of the Child Abuse Pediatrics Program Directors Committee for the Ray Helfer Society, an honorary society of physicians seeking to provide leadership to enhance the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of child abuse and neglect.
The LCA is a trial lawyer honorary society comprised of less than one-half of one percent of lawyers in the United States.
BCFC Golf Society teed off at St Andrews on February 20 and European Tour professional Tom Whitehouse, a Blues fan who has been made an honorary society member, was presented with one of the first memberships.
in History (with a minor in Ancient Greek) from Valparaiso University, where he was a member of Eta Sigma Phi Classics Honorary Society. He graduated from Trinity Lutheran Seminary in Columbus, Ohio, and was ordained in 1987.
The NFLA was an honorary society comprised of individuals who received the Healthy American Fitness Leader award.
The British Academy, an honorary society for scholars in the humanities and social sciences created by Royal Charter in 1902, has undertaken the publication of a series of British Academy Centenary Monographs, some designed "to demonstrate the vitality of British scholarship at the start of a new millennium," others "to consider developments in scholarship in the 20th century" (back flap).