Senior is a term used in the United States to describe a student in the 4th year of study (generally referring to high school or college/university study).
In the United States, the 12th grade is usually the fourth and final year of a student's high school period and is referred to as senior year. In England and Wales, students in their tenth year and above in Secondary School are seniors; in Scotland, students in their fifth year and above are seniors. In the Canadian province of Ontario, high school students in their third year and above are considered to be seniors.
In the United States, the final year of a student's education towards a bachelor's degree, typically the fourth year, is known as the senior year.
In college athletics, a student in their final year of eligibility is known as a senior.
The term super senior is used in the United States to refer to a fifth-year student who has not completed the graduation requirements by the end of the fourth year, and thus is required to stay an additional year to complete said requirements.
Senior is the fourth studio album by Norwegian electronic music duo Röyksopp, released on 8 September 2010 by Wall of Sound. Consisting of instrumental tracks only, the album is described as more introspective and withdrawn than its predecessor, Junior (2009). The CD's final track "A Long, Long Way" also includes the hidden track "The Final Day", which is available as a separate track on the iTunes Store.
The album debuted at number 33 on the UK Albums Chart with first-week sales of 3,864 copies.Senior spawned two singles: "The Drug" and "Forsaken Cowboy".
Senior is intended to be an introspective, withdrawn, atmospheric counterpart to the "bubbly dance grooves" of Junior (2009), with Röyksopp stating it has a more "autumn mood" to it, in contrast to Junior's "spring feel". In an interview with KCRW's Morning Becomes Eclectic, Svein Berge dubbed Senior "the senile sibling of Junior who lives in the attic". Berge cited "The Alcoholic" as a standout track, explaining that they had "this romantic, nostalgic idea based on this hobo who hitchhikes on trains and travels from place to place".
Saudi Arabia (i/ˌsɔːdiːəˈreɪbiə/, i/ˌsaʊ-/), officially known as the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), is an Arab state in Western Asia constituting the bulk of the Arabian Peninsula. With a land area of approximately 2,150,000km2 (830,000sqmi), Saudi Arabia is geographically the second-largest state in the Arab world after Algeria. Saudi Arabia is bordered by Jordan and Iraq to the north, Kuwait to the northeast, Qatar, Bahrain, and the United Arab Emirates to the east, Oman to the southeast, and Yemen to the south. It is the only nation with both a Red Sea coast and a Persian Gulf coast, and most of its terrain consists of arid inhospitable desert or barren landforms.
The area of modern-day Saudi Arabia formerly consisted of four distinct regions: Hejaz, Najd, and parts of Eastern Arabia (Al-Ahsa) and Southern Arabia ('Asir). The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia was founded in 1932 by Ibn Saud. He united the four regions into a single state through a series of conquests beginning in 1902 with the capture of Riyadh, the ancestral home of his family, the House of Saud. The country has since been an absolute monarchy, effectively a hereditary dictatorship governed along Islamic lines. The ultra-conservative Wahhabism religious movement within Sunni Islam has been called "the predominant feature of Saudi culture", with its global spreading largely financed by the oil and gas trade. Saudi Arabia is sometimes called "the Land of the Two Holy Mosques" in reference to Al-Masjid al-Haram (in Mecca), and Al-Masjid an-Nabawi (in Medina), the two holiest places in Islam. The Kingdom has a total population of 28.7 million, of which 20 million are Saudi nationals and 8 million are foreigners.
Established in 1964, the channel produces programmes focusing on cultural, political, and economic issues aimed at expatriates living in Saudi Arabia. Following its conversion to a 24-hour channel it expanded its broadcasting to Europe and North America in the middle of 2007 and now employs a large network of news correspondents based in the Middle East, the United Kingdom and the United States.
Saudi security forces have reportedly arrested a senior preacher alongside seven other people during a raid on the public figure's house ... PressTV-Activists detail SaudiArabia's arrest of outspoken scholar ....
Saudi Aramco is winning thanks to U.S ... The surge in demand for LPG, used in everything from cooking to heating and petrochemical production, is also having an effect on contract prices that buyers elsewhere in Asia pay for Saudi cargoes, according to FGE...Saudi Aramco and Sabic to build world's largest oil-to-chemicals plant ... “More Saudi cargoes have been going to China after the announcement of tariffs....
“The visit of a seniorSaudi official to Bosnia is a sign that communication between the two countries is constantly growing and improving.” Softic was eager to see economic relations between Bosnia and the Kingdom become as strong as political and humanitarian relations between them ... the Saudi ambassador to Bosnia and Herzegovina ... SaudiArabia Tags....
GAYLORD — Ryan Sanderson was stationed in Hawaii from 2013 until last summer with the Navy when he chose to move his family to Gaylord. Residents saw his rainbow-adorned Hawaiian license plate and questioned the family's choice to say “Aloha” to the tropical state ... A month after moving to Gaylord, the senior chief petty officer and operations specialist left for Bahrain just east of SaudiArabia for his final service before retirement....
The companies will explore potential Chinese investments in downstream projects including an aromatics plant, a mixed feed cracker and a new refinery in the UAE, Adnoc said in a statement on Friday ... The UAE sells approximately 7 per cent of its crude to China, whose biggest suppliers are SaudiArabia, Iran and Iraq. “China’s energy needs are still growing,” WengInn Chin, senior oil market analyst at Facts GlobalEnergy, said ... ....
Iraq has for the first time in many years been able to take over SaudiArabia in exporting crude oil to India – the world’s fastest-growing oil consumer. ... “This is the first time that Iraq has overtaken Saudi Arabia as the largest crude oil supplier to India,” said K Ravichandran, Senior Vice-President at research and rating agency ICRA....