What is Dean?

  • (noun): An administrator in charge of a division of a university or college.
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on dean:

Ian Dean
... Ian Dean (born July 3, 1970) is a retired professional wrestler, best known as Doc Dean ...
Dean, Texas - Education
... The City of Dean is served by the Petrolia Independent School District. ...
Dean Edell
... Dean Edell (born 1942) is an American physician and broadcaster who hosted the Dr ... Dean Edell radio program, a syndicated radio talk show which aired live from 1979 until December 10, 2010 ...
Ian Dean - Career
... Dean made his debut at the age of 14 in 1984 for All Star Promotions ... On occasions, Dean would team up with the third member of The Liverpool Lads, Liverpool-born Frankie Sloan ... In 1997, Dean was invited to attend the Super J Tournament in Japan for New Japan Pro Wrestling ...
James Franco - Acting Career - Early Work
... cast as the title role in director Mark Rydell's 2001 TV biographical film James Dean ... To have a greater understanding of Dean, Franco spent hours with two of Dean's associates ... Other research included reading books on Dean and studying his movies ...

More definitions of "Dean":

  • (noun): (Roman Catholic Church) the head of the College of Cardinals.
  • (noun): A man who is the senior member of a group.
    Example: "He is the dean of foreign correspondents"
    Synonyms: doyen
  • (noun): United States film actor whose moody rebellious roles made him a cult figure (1931-1955).
    Synonyms: James Dean, James Byron Dean

Famous quotes containing the word dean:

    President Lowell of Harvard appealed to students ‘to prepare themselves for such services as the Governor may call upon them to render.’ Dean Greenough organized an ‘emergency committee,’ and Coach Fisher was reported by the press as having declared, ‘To hell with football if men are needed.’
    —For the State of Massachusetts, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943)

    If anything characterizes the cultural life of the seventies in America, it is an insistence on preventing failures of communication.
    —Richard Dean Rosen (b. 1949)

    Some people can stay longer in an hour than others can in a week.
    —William Dean Howells (1837–1920)