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September 13, 2014

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Trivia Leaderboard (top ten plus ties):
66  Peter Fasullo, Mike Ross
65  Ann Bixby
63  Betty Bixby, Bev Schorre, Bryant Wilkinson, John Wolda
61  Bob Reinhold
59  Rod Boane
58  Guy Rollins

 

September 12, 2014

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Paul Tobolowsky ’69 is the former Rice cheerleader whose brother Stephen is a well-known character actor in Hollywood with appearances in over 100 movies and TV shows including Groundhog Day, Memento, The Grifters, Justified and Glee.

Rice Athletics and the “R” Association invite you to an event for Rice Cheerleading next Friday, September 19 between 6 – 9 pm in the Hudspeth Auditorium at the Anderson-Clarke Center.  The one and the same Paul Tobolowsky will talk about his new book Stardust Dancing (A Seeker’s Guide to the Miraculous).  The event will be catered by former Rice baseball player Frankie Mandola ’69.  Read more and/or register here. 

Way to go, John Wolda, Joe Welsh, Peter Fasullo, Sallie Schwall, Ann Bixby, Guy Rollins, Rick Sheridan, Kirwin Drouet, Bev Schorre, Bryant Wilkinson, Rod Boane, Mike Ross, Bob Reinhold, Ted Richard and Betty Bixby! 

Trivia Leaderboard tomorrow and next trivia question next Tuesday!

September 11, 2014

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Trivia Question:
Name the former Rice cheerleader whose brother is a well-known character actor in Hollywood with appearances in over 100 movies and TV shows including Groundhog Day, Memento, The Grifters, Justified and Glee.  Email your answer here.

September 10, 2014

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R Bowen Loftin, who earned a masters (’73) and a PhD (’75) in physics from Rice, served as president of Texas A&M from February 2010 to January 2014.  On Saturday night, Rice Football plays at A&M. 

Way to go, John Wolda, Donald Bowers, Ann Bixby, Kathleen Boyd, John Montana, Joe Welsh, Guy Jackson, Lynda Crist, Peter Fasullo, Rick Sheridan, Guy Rollins, Bev Schorre, Sallie Schwall, Kirwin Drouet, Bob Reinhold, Rod Boane, Larry Nettles, Pat Martin, Gus Schill, Bryant Wilkinson, Betty Bixby, Mike Ross, Melinda Clark, Ted Richard and Rilda Whitmire!

Next trivia question tomorrow!

September 9, 2014

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Trivia Question:
Name a Rice alumnus who served as president of Texas A&M.  Email your answer here. 

September 6, 2014

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Trivia Leaderboard (top ten plus ties):
64  Peter Fasullo, Mike Ross
63  Ann Bixby
61  Betty Bixby, Bev Schorre, Bryant Wilkinson, John Wolda
59  Bob Reinhold
57  Rod Boane
56  Guy Rollins

September 5, 2014

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Click here for a list of the current Rice Board of Trustees, Trustee Emeriti and Trustee Advisors.  On the list are three individuals who were cheerleaders as Rice students.  They are Judy Ley Allen (class of 1961), Albert Kidd (‘64/’65) and Charles Szalkowski ‘70/’71.  Read more about Albert Kidd here (Thanks, Melissa Kean!) 

Rice Athletics and the “R” Association invite you to save the date for an event on campus for Rice Cheerleading on Friday, September 19.  Former Rice cheerleader Paul Tobolowsky ’69 will talk about his new book Stardust Dancing (A Seeker’s Guide to the Miraculous).  The event will be catered by former Rice baseball player Frankie Mandola ’69.  Stay tuned for more details! 

Way to go, Jimmy Disch (1), Nancy Burch (1), Mike Ross (3), Betty Bixby (3), Peter Fasullo (3), Bev Schorre (2), Rod Boane (1), Guy Rollins (1), John Wolda (3), Ann Bixby (3), Sallie Schwall (2), Bob Reinhold (2) and Bryant Wilkinson (2)!  

Trivia Leaderboard tomorrow and next trivia question next Tuesday!

 

September 4, 2014

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Trivia Question:
Click here for a list of the current Rice Board of Trustees, Trustee Emeriti and Trustee Advisors.  On the list are at least three individuals who were cheerleaders as Rice students.  One point for each individual named.  Email your answer here.

September 3, 2014

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Rice senior soccer player Gabriela Iribarne co-chairs a charity with her older sister Nicollete called Futbol 4 Dreams which is dedicated to sending personalized and hand decorated soccer balls and sports material to children worldwide.  Read more.

Way to go, John Wolda, Joe Welsh, Ann Bixby, Rod Boane, John Montana, Bev Schorre, Sallie Schwall, Bryant Wilkinson, Guy Rollins, Melinda Clark, Peter Fasullo, Bob Reinhold, Rick Sheridan, Betty Bixby, Ted Richard, Larry Nettles, Rilda Whitmire, Mike Ross and Kirwin Drouet

Next trivia question tomorrow!

September 2, 2014

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Trivia Question:
Name the current Rice student-athlete who co-chairs a charity called Futbol 4 Dreams.  Email your answer here.
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