UT Tyler Honors Program
Global Quiz Night 2014
Global Quiz Night is a campuswide event in which teams of students compete again one another in a trivia bowl. Teams compete for over a $1,000 worth of prizes and the glory of being crowned Global Quiz Night Grand Champion.
The third annual Global Quiz Night will take place on Oct. 30 in the UC Ballroom. The event starts at 6 p.m.
Students can register for Global Quiz Night as a team or as an individual. Teams that register will need to designate one individual as the team captain. The team captain will receive all official e-mails relating to Global Quiz Night and be responsible for forwarding emails to their teammates. All announcements will also be posted on the Global Quiz Night Facebook page.
If you would like to participate in Global Quiz Night and do not have a team, you can register as an individual. Prior to the start of the event, we will place you on a team.
Walk-ins on the evening of the event are also welcome to participate.
There is no registration cost to participate in the event.
You can download a copy of the rules for the event here. All teams will be provided with two copies of the rules at the night of the event.
Team Costume Contest
For the first time we will have a team costume contest at Global Quiz Night. In order to qualify for the contest, a team must have at least five members in costume. Teams will be evaluated collectively as opposed to individually. Costumes will evaluated in the following categories: originality, quality, creativity, and cohesiveness. The winners will receive special prize baskets at the conclusion of the event.
Tiebreaker Questions (in partnership with the University Archives)
If you really want to get an edge on the competition this year, you can do research on the tiebreak questions. The University Archives is furnishing the tiebreak questions for this year and has material available for students who want to study up in the event that they land in the tiebreaker round. You can find out more about the University Archives and Special Collections here or visit them in Library 107.
2013 Global Quiz Night Grand Champions
In order from left to right: Zachary McKinley, Renee Erlandson, Matheus Schneider do Canto, Brian Western, Laura Lee Hoyt—Team Captain, Grant Wagliardo, Abby Wyatt, Rebekah Scott.
2012 Global Quiz Night Champions
Addison Gribbin—Team Captain, Kaitlyn Bull, Dallas Flick, Carver Hodgkiss, Alex Warren, Aerial Wesberry