Monday, February 10

SU Ag Center and Division of Ag to hold Annual Black History Quiz Bowl

This Honors College team took 1st place in 2013
Baton Rouge, LA – The SU Ag Center and the Division of Agricultural, Family and Consumer Sciences will host the 20th Annual Black History Quiz Bowl on Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 3:00 p.m. in the SU Ag Center Auditorium.  Previous Black History Quiz Bowls were quite successful, and were enjoyable and exciting educational events that really stimulated our students.  Once again, we are encouraging all divisions, clubs and other organizations and individual students within the college to form student teams.  Although we strongly encourage students from our college to participate, teams can include members from other colleges. Faculty encouragement of students has always been a very crucial part of getting enough teams registered for this event. Your cooperation and encouragement are very critical this time around. 
Each team will consist of four players, one of whom should serve as captain.  Divisions and organizations can form more than one team if they so choose, and are encouraged to do so. 

Teams must sign the roster in the Dean's complex by Wednesday, February19, 2014 in order to participate.  A variety of topics will be covered, including current events, politics, history, sports and entertainment. Study guide and rules are attached.  Study guide and students registration are also available via email at obandele@cox.netRegistration forms are also available in the Division of Agriculture, Family and Consumer Science Office in Fisher Hall, Rm 102. 
We will also need volunteers to serve as judges, time keepers, and official scorers.  Volunteers who can assist in this year's Black History Quiz Bowl should contact Dr. Owusu Bandele at 225-284-0063 or

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