18
July
2016
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09:02 PM
America/Chicago

Winners Announced in Week One Trivia Contest

University of Houston-Downtown (UHD) announces the winners of the July 15, Staff Appreciation Day with the Houston Astros Trivia Contest. There were a total of 77 winners:

  • Cora Battle
  • Vanessa Rojas
  • Charlie Finch
  • Maegen Lane
  • Eric Zett
  • Marvelia Rocha
  • Wajid Iqbal
  • Tanu Uppal
  • William Robinson
  • Marta Alvarenga
  • Julissa Disla
  • Louis Evans
  • Chloe Tran
  • Adriana Gonzalez
  • Alejandro Macias Romo
  • Bethany Herman
  • Brandon Glover
  • Vivian Smith
  • Isabel Pallares
  • April Frank
  • Corey Austin
  • Trevor Jones
  • Danielle Scott
  • Albert Holden
  • Brittany Atwood
  • Krystal LeBlanc
  • Stephen Shannon
  • Cynthia Hartman
  • Denise Bland
  • Wesley Wells
  • Ronieshea Miller
  • Jose Gracia
  • Gabriela Martinez
  • Elvira Rodriquez
  • Maria Perez
  • Edgar Mendez
  • Nichele Smith
  • Gerrelyn Davidson
  • LaTasha Goudeau
  • Paula Jannett
  • Alfredo Barrera
  • Jimbo Herrera
  • David Nguyen
  • Olga Sanchez
  • Juan Ibarra
  • Bryan Nguyen
  • Laura Cornejo
  • Phequita Lastrape
  • Melissa Torres
  • Ralph Estrada
  • Liza Alonzo
  • Maria Chicas
  • Lou Ann Naut
  • Tasha Jones
  • Keyana Moseley
  • Belinda Hernandez
  • Lourdes Ledesma
  • Zarita Barton
  • Claire Winder
  • Laura Waits
  • Jordan Green
  • Teresa Sterling
  • Jemma Sylvester-Caesar
  • Pat Ensor
  • Roshanna Mitchell
  • Kenberlee Lawson
  • Andrea Sears
  • Debra Shouldice
  • Ashlee Mansaw
  • Frederick Varela
  • Tracy Vennus
  • John Williams
  • Jean Claude Kalonji
  • Carol Boethel
  • Reynol Mata
  • Lila Murray

Answers to trivia questions.

Which METRORail line stops at the front of the One Main Building?

  • Green (1)
  • Red (2)
  • Blue (3)
  • Purple (4)

What year did the Texas Legislature establish UHD as a stand-alone university in the University of Houston System?

  • 1967 (1)
  • 1981 (2)
  • 1977 (3)
  • 1979 (4)

The oldest graduate at UHD's 60th Commencement Ceremony on May 15, 2016 was?

  • 78 (1)
  • 63 (2)
  • 52 (3)
  • 91 (4)

How many different countries did UHD graduates represent during the 60th Commencement Ceremony on May 15, 2016?

  • 24 (1)
  • 40 (2)
  • 16 (3)
  • 22 (4)

UHD has five degree-granting colleges.

  • True (1)
  • False (2)

Which of the following is NOT a UHD off-campus location?

  • CyFair (1)
  • Clear Lake (2)
  • Kingwood (3)
  • Northwest Campus (University Park) (4)

UHD once had student dorms.

  • True (1)
  • False (2)

UHD purchased and renovated one of Houston's oldest buildings, the Willow Street Pump Station, in what year?(This question was removed from the trivia contest due to conflicting information available online. Answers to this question were not considered in assessing winners.)

  • 1986 (1)
  • 2006 (2)
  • 1997 (3)
  • 2007 (4)

What new UHD building was approved by the Texas Legislature in 2015?

  • Arts & Humanities (1)
  • Athletics (2)
  • Science & Technology (3)
  • Criminal Justice (4)

UHD was named as having one of the most affordable undergraduate communications degrees.

  • True (1)
  • False (2)