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May 19, 2017

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First, thanks to Bob Reinhold for the guest trivia question!

OJ Brigance is the only football player to win a CFL and NFL championship in the same city (Baltimore).  Tomorrow, Rice Athletics hosts a day honoring OJ.  Read more. 

Among those attending will be former Owl and 14-year NFL veteran Larry Izzo. Interestingly, OJ (St Louis) and Larry (New England) faced off against each other in Super Bowl XXXVI on February 3, 2002.

Way to go, John Wolda, Richard Avant, Ted Richard, Steve Gilliland, Bob Toone, Bev Schorre, Rick Sheridan, Peter Fasullo, Jimmy Disch, Jim Woodruff, Martha Proctor Gano, Clarke Anderson, Robert Taylor, Kirkwood Johnston, Kyle Frazier, Rod Boane, Harvin Moore, Art Gottschalk, John Montana, Mike Ross, Betty Bixby, Sallie Schwall, David Ownby, Vicki Bretthauer, Kyle Wendel, Bryant Wilkinson, Nancy Burch and Joan Krajca-Radcliffe!  

May 18, 2017

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Name the only football player to win a CFL and NFL championship in the same city.  Email your answer here.

May 17, 2017

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Rice volleyball player Leah Mikesky is a new member of Phi Beta Kappa.  Also on the list are tennis player Katherine Ip and distance runner Abby Elizabeth Halm.  The complete list of new Rice Phi Beta Kappa members is here.

Way to go, Ted Richard, Bev Schorre, Jeff Ross, Bob Toone, John Wolda, Clarke Anderson, Steve Gilliland, Jimmy Disch, Joe Welsh, Peter Fasullo, Richard Avant, Rod Boane, Bob Reinhold, Betty Bixby, Mike Ross, Gary Wendel, Sallie Schwall, Bob Reinhold, George Wagner, Kirwin Drouet and Bryant Wilkinson!

Next trivia question tomorrow!

May 16, 2017

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Name the Rice volleyball player who is a new member of Phi Beta Kappa.  Email your answer here.

May 12, 2017

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James Whitehurst ’89 is the 2017 Laureates Award male honoree with a Harvard MBA.  Click here to read more and/or to register for the Laureates Awards Dinner on May 13.

Way to go, John Wolda, Bryant Wilkinson, Bev Schorre, Ted Richard, Clarke Anderson, Rick Sheridan, Betty Bixby, Richard Avant, Art Gottschalk, Rod Boane, Joe Welsh, Peter Fasullo, Sallie Schwall, Bob Reinhold and Mike Ross!

Next trivia question next Tuesday!

May 11, 2017

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Name the 2017 Laureates Award male honoree with a Harvard MBA.  Email your answer here.

May 10, 2017

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Mary Lou Sauer Henry
’60/’61, a 2017 Laureates Award honoree, began her career in the City of Houston Planning and Development Department.  As a freshman at Rice, she was intramurals badminton singles champion (Feb 8, 1957, Thresher, p 15).  Click here to read more and/or to register for the Laureates Awards Dinner on May 13.  (Thanks, Mike Ross!)

Way to go, Bob Toone, Bev Schorre, Bryant Wilkinson, Jeff Ross, Peter Fasullo, Ted Richard, Rick Sheridan, John Wolda, Clarke Anderson, Richard Avant, Rod Boane, Sallie Schwall, Gloria Tarpley, Betty Bixby, Russell Henderson, Bob Reinhold and Mike Ross! 

Next trivia question tomorrow!

May 9, 2017

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Name the 2017 Laureates Award honoree who once worked for the City of Houston.  Email your answer here

May 5, 2017

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Gary Stern
, a 2017 Laureates Award honoree, earned a master’s (’70) and a PhD (’72) in Economics at Rice.  Click here to read more and/or to register for the Laureates Awards Dinner on May 13. 

Way to go, Bob Toone, Ted Richard, Bev Schorre, Bryant Wilkinson, Peter Fasullo, Sallie Schwall, Betty Bixby, Rod Boane, Russell Henderson, Bob Reinhold, Richard Avant, Larry Nettles and Mike Ross!  

Next trivia question next Tuesday!

May 4, 2017

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Of the 2017 Laureates Award honorees with Rice degrees, name the one with only Rice graduate degrees.  Email your answer here.
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