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St. Cloud State University History Quiz #8

1. In which year was Homecoming first held at St. Cloud State?

a. 1896
b. 1925
c. 1945

2. The Beaver Islands, which sit in the Mississippi River just south of campus, were purchased by St. Cloud State in:

a. 1875
b. 1936
c. 1972

3. The number of faculty reached over 100 in what year?

a. 1935
b. 1950
c. 1964

4. When was St. Cloud State established?

a. 1975
b. 1921
c. 1869

5. For whom is Headley Hall named for?

a. John Headley
b. Tom Headley
c. Keith Headley

6. Brendan McDonald resigned in 1992, after serving 10 years as St. Cloud State's president. An interim president was named - who was it?

a. Barb Grachek
b. Suzanne Williams
c. Robert Bess

7. This person left St. Cloud State in 1991 to become president of York College in Queens, NY. Who am I?

a. Josephine Davis
b. Stephen Weber
c. Don Sikkink

8. St. Cloud State's student-run radio station, KVSC, began broadcasting in what year?

a. 1982
b. 1977
c. 1967

9. The university's first formal presidential inauguration ceremony was held in 1966. What St. Cloud State president was inaugurated?

a. Bruce Grube
b. Charles Graham
c. Robert Wick

10. Built in 1962, Hill Hall was named for?

a. Hank Hill
b. Faith Hill
c. Helen Hill

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

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