Tag : quiz

Girls Have More Fun: a Pizza, Quiz and Goodie Night with Her Campus Leeds

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A franchise of the American model, Her Campus magazine is the Cosmo of University life. The “Collegiette’s Guide to Life” features articles on everything from fashion to food, events to entertainment, and boys to business. It talks about current affairs, offers internships and even includes blogs written by other girls … Read More

Preview | Lethal Quizzle in Too Pool for School

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The Leeds Student editorial team are bringing an extravaganza of pool and quiz-related delights to the Hyde Park Pub this Thursday May 1. For a nominal fee, you can flex your knowledge of the periodic table and obscure Disney characters, as well as show off your trick shots on the … Read More

News | No Yolk battling the Eggheads

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A team of seven students performed eggcellently during filming for an episode of the BBC’s quiz show Eggheads last week. The ‘Haute Quizine’ team facing the brain scrambling eggsperience consisted of Max Bruges, Nick Gandy, Matt Fisher, Tom Goldie and Christian Mannsaker, with Jennie Pritchard as the reserve. The “general … Read More

News | HIGH FUNCTIONING SOCIOPATHS in iQuiz final

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A team of four students representing Leeds University have come ninth in the finals of The iQuiz, a national student quiz run by the i Paper. The ‘High Functioning Sociopaths’ team consisted of Emily Channon, Nick Gandy, Matthew Fisher and Tom Goldie. The quiz was described as a competition of … Read More

News | Union selects University Challenge team

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The Union has announced the brain boxes that will represent Leeds in the next series of University Challenge. Frank Jackman, Sam Arfield, Ben Maybee and Caroline Avery beat off competition from nearly 100 other students who took part in trials earlier this month. The team was revealed following a final … Read More

News | Students compete in University Challenge trials

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Nearly one hundred students tried to prove their intelligence this week in an attempt to make the University Challenge team. Students reported queuing outside the Old Bar for upwards of an hour and a half for the opportunity to face surly quiz master Jeremy Paxman. Students were grilled at three stations … Read More

News | Student wins Pointless Jackpot

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A third year music student from the University of Leeds won £9,500 on TV quiz programme ‘Pointless’ last Thursday. In a successful final, Bex Ellis, 21 , and her team mate Greg managed to score below five on all three questions, which were based on the Grand National category. Their … Read More

Students give lecturers the Third Degree

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Three Leeds students went head to head against their lecturers on a Radio 4 quiz show this week. ‘The 3rd Degree’, hosted by comedian Steve Punt, saw three students studying Civil Engineering, Popular Music and Psychology take on a team of lecturers from the students’ faculties. Students Ralph Burton, Harry … Read More

LS taking care of quizness

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Leeds Student’s quiz team are to face their toughest challenge ever this week, as they head to Birmingham for the national finals of the i Paper’s iQuiz competition. At the regional stage – held last term in Old Bar – the team scored a record 39 points, higher than any … Read More