29
July
2016
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10:42 PM
America/Chicago

Week Three Trivia Contest Winners Announced

University of Houston-Downtown (UHD) announces the 77 winners of the July 29, Staff Appreciation Day with the Houston Astros Trivia Contest. The winner of this week's parking spot is Eddie Garza.

  • Alicia Clark
  • Aubrey Russell
  • Sherry Ellis
  • DoVeanna Fulton
  • Sam Lai
  • Erick Hipolito
  • Sydnecia Zenon
  • Carol Tucker
  • Quentin Pace
  • Chandra Slaughter
  • Jackie Batiste
  • Percy Jackson
  • Steve Hall Jr.
  • Eddie Garza
  • Sharona Castello
  • Kai-Cheng Chen
  • Tracy Simms
  • Elaine Pearson
  • Richard Estrada
  • Bobbi Shaw
  • Aarreon Smith
  • Olga Gomez
  • Griselda Olveda
  • Nicaulys Disla
  • David Bradley
  • Natasha Nowlin
  • Kim Tran
  • Juan Carlos Novo
  • Meghan Sellers
  • Jennifer Huenemeier
  • Preston Heng
  • Christopher Bell
  • Fernando Maldonado
  • Wendy Wilson
  • Stephanie Allen
  • Irma Placencia
  • Antonio Islas
  • Robert Alonzo
  • Michael Tilley
  • Wence Trevino
  • Cuong Nguyen
  • Sam Bible
  • Joe Barajas
  • Lorena Sanchez
  • Frances Le Grand
  • Thomas McBride
  • Jose A. Rocha
  • Justin Sarabia
  • Samuel Weehunt
  • Linda Espino
  • Michele Pineda
  • Shyra McMurray
  • Spencer Lightsy
  • Ruby LaCour
  • Adrian Bermudez
  • Janet Ibarra
  • Karlyli Juarez
  • Lan Vo
  • Roxanne Hernandez
  • Gabriela Kardoud
  • Kerry Madole
  • Kimberly Constantine
  • Naomi Gonzales
  • Megan Hopwood
  • Valentin Gonzalez
  • Cesar Mogollon
  • Savannah Fields
  • Beverly Moses
  • Jason Gregory
  • LaShonda White
  • Amanda Garza
  • Alex Hernandez
  • Alice Estrada
  • Dewana Ferguson
  • Stephen Kidd
  • Vanessa Turner
  • Gwendolyn Carter

Answers to Week Three trivia questions.

1. What was the first bachelor's degree offered at UHD?
a. B.S. in Business
b. B.S. in Criminal Justice
c. B.A. in English
d. B.S. in Social Work

2. Which person is NOT a former UHD President?
a. Alexander F. Schilt
b. Max Castillo
c. T. Chaney Anderson
d. J. Don Boney

3. In what year did UHD's name change from University of Houston Downtown College to University of Houston-Downtown?
a. 1974
b. 1990
c. 1983
d. 1982

4. UHD is the _________ largest university in the Houston area.
a. Third
b. Fourth
c. Second
d. Fifth

5. What was the tuition cost per credit hour to attend UHD in 1979?
a. $19
b. $81
c. $7
d. $4

6. New admissions standards went into effect at UHD in 2013.
a. True
b. False

7. In what year did the cost of tuition increase to $12 per credit hour?
a. 1978
b. 1984
c. 1985
d. 1981

8. How many master's degrees does UHD offer?
a. 8
b. 4
c. 16
d. 12

9. In November 2007, the Shea Street Building opened as the new home for UHD's College of Business.
a. True
b. False

10. In 2002, UHD became the first university to hold commencement ceremonies in Minute Maid Park.
a. True
b. False