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Global Quiz Night

Global Quiz Night is a campus-wide event in which teams of students compete against one another in a trivia bowl. Teams compete for over a $2,000 worth of prizes and the glory of being crowned Global Quiz Night Grand Champion.

The 7th annual Global Quiz Night will occur on October 25, 2018 in the Ornelas Activity Center.

Join us for one of the biggest student nights on campus and compete for ultimate glory on Thursday, October 25.  Hosted by Honors and co-sponsored by the University Archives, this is an event you will not want to miss!

The event begins at 6:00pm in the OAC.  Please plan to arrive no later than 5:50pm to get checked in and seated.  Students will find plenty of pizza, candy, and popcorn at the event. 

The event consists of two halves, with a 10 minute intermission between. Each half has three rounds.

            First Half                                                                    Second Half

            Round 1: Sports                                                          Round 4: Engineering & Technology

            Round 2: History                                                         Round 5: Arts & Literature

            Round 3: Math & Science                                           Round 6: Popular Culture       

Teams are comprised of 5-8 current UT Tyler students. Participants must be currently enrolled UT Tyler students (can be undergraduate or graduate students).  

Teams must register here before October 18th, 2018

 *There will be a mandatory team captain's meeting on Monday, October 21st in UC 3114.

 

Individual students are also welcome to attend the event, and must also register by October 18th. 

Individuals register here

 

Costume Contest

Students are also highly encouraged to participate in the team costume contest.  If your team would like to participate in the costume contest, we ask the team to arrive at 5:30pm to get your picture taken.  This picture will then be used in the voting contest during intermission.

 Please direct any questions or concerns to Katie Stone at honors@uttyler.edu.  We cannot wait to see you there!

Past Champions:

2017 Grand Champions: Alex Craig - team captain, Maria Alejandra Rivero, Daniela Pereira, Paula Achang, and John Randall Sadler

2016 Grand Champions: Caleb Nehls - team captain, Reid Robins, Erica Larsen, Dylan Crowder, and Stephen Holland.

2015 Grand Champions: Benjamin Arce - team captain, Erika Anderson, Maria Arce, Renee Erlandson, Nevid Harji, Alberto Munoz, Katrina Tilaon and Lisa Turner.

2014 Grand Champions: Kate Kindig, Erika Anderson, Ben Arce, Brandon Tucker, Sam Davis, Grace Young, Cayla Ward and Katrina Tilaon.

2013 Grand Champions: Zachary McKinley, Matheus Schneider do Canto, Brian Western, Laura Lee Hoyt - team captain, Grant Wagliardo, Abby Wyatt and Rebekah Scott.

2012 Grand Champions: Addison Gribbin - team captain, Kaitlyn Bull, Dallas Flick, Carver Hodgkiss, Alex Warren and Aerial Wesberry.

 

 

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