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Making Headlines For More Than 160 Years

Date of Publication: 
02/06/2014

Cheer on your UDC Honda Campus All-Star Challenge Team

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LOS ANGELES, CA, Feb. 6, 2014 ‐‐ While America's athletes are going for the gold in Sochi, our Univ.‐District of Columbia students are competing on Saturday, February 15, 2014 in trials for the "Olympics of the mind," Honda Campus All‐Star Challenge.
Honda Campus All‐Star Challenge is a knowledge game of quick recall for America's Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs). Now in its 25th year, more than $7 million dollars in grants have been awarded by Honda to participating HBCUs and nearly 100,000 students in 22 states have participated.

Students Andreas Levar Smith, Robin Gilbrecht, Nequil Taborn, Maria Helena Thompson and their coach Dr. Willie Faye Garrett, Assoc. Professor of Communications are representing us at the National Qualifying Tournament at Morgan State Univ. in Baltimore, MD.

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