After Online Uproar, Clarification on ‘Fresh’

Ireland“Following online backlash over the change in terms from ‘freshman’ to ‘fresh’, the Vice-Provost, Chris Morash, sent out an email clarifying the usage of the new term as an adjective. Students will not be referred to as junior or senior fresh, but as junior or senior fresh students ‘to ensure grammatical accuracy’, according to Morash …” (more)

[Róisín Power and Eleanor O’Mahony, University Times, 29 November]

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