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St. Cloud State University History Quiz #5

1. Which St. Cloud State baseball player was a member of a World Series winning team?

a. Jim Eisenreich
b. Sam Johnson
c. Dana Kiecker

2. The Old Model School, built just south of the present day Stewart Hall, opened its doors in 1906 as St. Cloud State's laboratory school. When Riverview opened in 1913 as the university's laboratory school, what was the Old Model School's function?

a. Student union
b. Library
c. Residence hall

3. Which musical act DID NOT perform at St. Cloud State in 1970?

a. John Denver
b. Chicago
c. Elton John

4. Male and female students began living together in St. Cloud State residence halls in what year?

a. 1964
b. 1979
c. 1990

5. What student tradition ran from 1952 to 1977?

a. Homecoming bonfires
b. Freshmen students wearing beanies
c. Swimming across the Mississippi River in the spring

6. Lenox College, a college in Iowa affiliated with the Presbyterian Church, was led from 1859 to 1863 and 1864 to 1866 by which future St. Cloud State president?

a. Ira Moore
b. Jerome Allen
c. Joseph Carhart

7. The J. C. Brown Science and Mathematics Building, opened in 1958, is named after which person?

a. John Brown
b. James Brown
c. Joseph Brown

8. Varsity basketball began play at St. Cloud State in what year?

a. 1889
b. 1901
c. 1934

9. I arrived at St. Cloud State in 2000 as its new president. Who am I?

a. Earl Potter
b. George Kleeberger
c. Roy Saigo

10. Which campus building ceased to be a residence hall in 1969?

a. Shoemaker Hall
b. Benton Hall
c. Lawrence Hall

Questions written by Tom Steman, University Archivist.
All information and images taken from St. Cloud State University Archives.

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