College Knowledge Bowl 2014

State of Dartmouth College
New Hampshire
College of Hillary Clinton
Wellesley
College major in the study of hair design
cosmetology
Well-known Pennsylvania Catholic University, begins with “V”
Villinova
University where Martin Luther King earned his doctorate degree
Boston
The state where you would find Purdue
Indiana
College major combining biology and cemistry
Biochemistry
College of John Meyer
Berklee
College where Gov. LePage earned his bachelor’s degree
Husson
Popu;ar Norton, MA college
Wheaton
College major in the study of plants
Botany
Home state of Penn State University
Pennsylvania
Waterville college with a strong business program, begins with “T”
Thomas
City of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
College teacher, begins with “P”
Professor
UNE location
Biddeford
Most famous University of North Carolina basketball player
Michael Jordan
Small Clinton, NY college with strong liberal arts and writing programs
Hamilton
First Maine college in the alphabet
Bates
Home state of Sierra Nevada College
Nevada
A major in the study of diseases
epidemiology
Federal lower-income loans for college
Perkins
College major to study the past, begins with “H”
History
Hometown of the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill
Home state of Gettysburg College
Pennsylvania
Top NYC school for music, dance and drama
Julliard
Home state of Rice University
Texas
College major to study snakes
Herpetology
University of Wes Welker
Texas Tech
University Thomas Jefferson founded
Virginia
Maine college that begins with “B”
Bates (or Bowdoin)
Small popular RI college with a Latin name meaning “Hail to the Queen”
Salveregina
Popular, small New Brunswick university, Mt. _____________
Allison
Country of the University of British Columbia
Canada
Northern Ohio college with a strong music program, begins with “O”
Oberlin
The one state with no University of the State
New Jersey
Home state of UNH
New Hampshire
Home state of the University of Hartford
Connecticut
Well known Massachusetts business college, begins with “Bab…”
Babson
Home state of RISD
Rhode Island
Focus of MMI, part of UTI
Motorcycles
Primary major at Carnegie Mellon University
Engineering
College of Miles Davis
Julliard
Army Academy in New York
West Point
University of ______________ Sound, WA
Puget
Mascot of the University of Oregon
Ducks
Area of academic focus in college
Major
Home state of the University of San Francisco
California
Homestate of Earlham College
Indiana
Boston music college (Begins with “B”)
Berklee
Home state of the University of the Pacific
California
University of Chef Emeril
JWU (Johnson and Wales University)
College major in the study of sound
Acoustics
Ohio State University mascot
Buckeyes
College Batman attended, in Washington State
University of Puget Sound
College Duck Dynasty Phil attended
Mississippi Tech
Home state of the College of the Atlantic
Maine
Country of the University of New Brunswick
Canada
Degree beyond a Master’s
Doctorate
Ivy League university in NYC
Columbia
Primary major at Cosmotech
cosmetology
Home state of Husson University
Maine
Home state of UCLA
California
Popuar, liberal, small northern Ohio liberal arts college with a strong music program
Oberlin
Florida college that begins with “F”
Flagler
College major in the study of language
Linguistics
Small liberal arts college near U Mass Amherst where you design your own major
Hampshire
College with strong meteorology program in Vermont
Lyndon State
Home state of Providence College
Rhode Island
College major in the study of rocks
geology
South Bend, Indiana university with a long football tradition
Notre Dame
Vet school closest to Maine
Tufts
Small COA-like college in Arizona town with same name, strong outdoor education and environmental science
Prescott
Country of the University of San Diego
California
Country of the University of Copenhagen
Denmark
Popular NC college with Quaker foundation, begins with a “G”
Guilford
College major about cultivating marine animals and plants in the ocean
Aquaculture
Home state of Washington University in St Louis
Missouri
State to find SMU
Texas
State of SMU
Texas
Town where you would find UMPI
Presque Isle
Popular technical institute to study automotive and construction trades, based in Wyoming
Wyotech
Primary ajor at COA
Human Ecology
College major to study insects
entomology
Small, liberal arts, Wisconsin college that begins with “B”
Beloit
City of the University of Utah
Salt Lake
Home state of the University of Scranton
Pennsylvania
MIT is best known for this major
Engineering
Home state of Green Mountain College
Vermont
Good major to keep track of a company’s income and expenses
Accounting
City where Reed College is located
Portland
Small college in St. Augustine, Florida with good business and art programs, begins with “F”
Flagler
Massachusetts Eagles
Boston College
UMF mascot
Beavers
Ohio liberal arts college that begins with a “W”
Wooster
Home state of the University of Richmond
Virginia
Thomas College mascot
Terriers
France-based culinary institute with a campus in Boston, and a good meal
Le Cordon Bleu
City where you would find UNLV
Las Vegas
Home state of Tufts University
Massachusetts
More westernly Maine community college
York
College of John Cena
Springfield
College major in the study of dinosaurs
Paleontolgy
Least you may pay for college
Zero
Colorado college of Seth Wescott
Western State
Federal college loan for students
Stafford
U Mass campus with strong music engineering program
Lowell
Smart major for a Rite Aid worker
Pharmacy
Undergraduate university of Bill Clinton
Georgetown
Town where you would find Maine Maritime Academy
Castine
Halifax University
Dalhousie
Colorado college that offers one course at a time
Colorado College
Louisiana university, begins with “T”
Tulane
Mascot of the University of Delaware
Blue Hens
College of the Atlantic mascot
Black Flies
Where Barack Obama began college
Occidental
Top culinary arts college in Rhode Island, Johnson and _________
Wales
College major in the study of chickens
Poultry Science
Half a school year
Semester
Hometown of the College of the Atlantic
Bar Harbor
Northernmost ME Community College
NMCC
Maine’s 529 college savings plan
NEXTGEN
University of Vince Wilfork
Miami
Webb Institute is best known for this type of architecture
Naval
Mascot of Bowdoin College
Polar Bears
College of George Washington
William and Mary
Home state of UNLV
Nevada
College major to study the ocean
Oceanograpy
Focus of study to earn a MSW degree
Social Work
Town where you would find UMA
Augusta
College administrator
Dean
University of Denzel Washington
Fordham
Massachusetts Christian college, begins with “G”
Gordan
Home state of Thomas College
Maine
University Bill Gates attended
Harvard
School grade average, 0 – 4
Grade point average
Country of the University of Tokyo
Japan
Small northern New York engineering university, begins with “C”
Clarkson
State of the Sooners
Oklahoma
Bill for food for college
Board
________________ & Marshall College, PA
Franklin
Pennsylvania liberal arts college that begins with H
Haverford
Focus of study in college
Major
Product of a naval architecture major
Boat
Home state of Kalamazoo College
Michigan
University of Texas mascot
Longhorns
First year male college student
Freshman
Good major to communicate in Paris
French
Hometown of the United States Coast Guard
New London
Town where you will find Washington County Community College
Calais
Good major to communicate in Tokyo
Japanese
College residential house
dorm
Town where you would find KVCC
Fairfield
Second year college student
Sophomore
Country of the University of Oslo
Norway
University where Barack Obama completed his undergraduate degree
Columbia
Home state of the University of Denver
Colorado
Country of the University of Glasgow
Scotland
College of US Senator and Former Governor Angus King
Dartmouth
Popular Schenectady, NY liberal arts college with strong engineering program
Union
Goal of a petroleum engineering major
Oil
Town where you would find UMF
Farmington
Ivy League university in Philadelphia
U Penn
Paul Pierce University
Kansas
Popular Antigonish, New Brunswick university
St Francis Xavier
Small, quiet, popular Gambier, Ohio college with strong writing program
Kenyon
Maine Maritime Academy mascot
Mariners
Ivy League university and a dull color
Brown
College major to study the stars
Astronomy
Mascot of Notre Dame
Fighting Irish
University of Senator Susan Collins
St Lawrence
Top New York college to study fashion
FIT
City where you would find UCSF
San Francisco
College scholarship contributor for Maine newborns
Alfond
UMPI county
Aroostook
College bill
Tuition
College yard
Campus
Country of Beijing University of Technology
China
Top North Carolina basketball university
Duke
Small Maine college with strong forestry and environmental science
Unity
Home state of the University of Miami
Florida
NY university for whiter teeth
Colgate
New name for Andover College
Kaplan
Federal college loan for parents
PLUS
Hometown of UMM
Machias
University of Tiger Woods
Stanford
Pilot Academy in CO
USAFA (U S Air Force Academy)
Hometown of USM, begins with “G”
Gorham
Home state of Duke University
North Carolina
Husson University mascot
Eagles
Mile High University
Denver
University of David Letterman
Ball State
What audiology majors help with
hearing
Home state of the University of Tampa
Florida
Home state of the University of Dayton
Ohio
Country of Calcutta University
India
City where you would find UCSD
San Diego
Third year college student
Junior
College major to learn to help people recover from an injury
Physical Therapy
A good major to earn to write for magazines
Journalism
Home state of the US Coast Guard Academy
Connecticut
Home state of the University of Puget Sound
Washington
Strong psychology and geography programs at this Worcester, MA university
Clark
Good college major to communicate in Berlin
German
University of Rajon Rondo
Kentucky
Westernmost community college in the United States
Kauai
South Portland Community College
SMCC
Home state of Boston University
Massachusetts
Hometown of UMFK
Fort Kent
RISD focus
Art
University in Boston best known for its co-op program
Northeastern
Smart college major for loggers
Forestry
College major to study ancient ruins and artifacts
Archeology
Ithica, NY university
Cornell
College major to study ancient language of Rome
Latin
One of the five Claremont Colleges, begins with “P”
Pomona
Fourth year college student
Senior
Popular Walla Walla, WA college, begins with “W”
Whitman
Home state of the US Naval Academy
Maryland
Illinois and Massachusetts colleges that begin with “W”
Wheaton
University of Gloria Estefan
Miami
University Hulk Hogan graduated from (abbr)
USF (Univ of Southern Florida)
ME art college
Maine College of Art
Colby College mascot
Mules
CSI major
Forensic Chemistry
Home state of URI
Rhode Island
Black Bears home town
Orono
Home state of Tulane University
Louisiana
College major to study structures sized between 1 and 100 nanometers
nanotechnology
Popular university in Oregon capital
Williamette
Smart major for someone working in Augusta or Washington, D.C., begins with “G”
Government
US-Santa Cruz mascot
Banana Slugs
Florida mascot
Gators
College major to study the movement of the body
Kinesiology
First graduate degree, often at grade 18
Masters
Two year Vermont college for environmental science, begins with “S”
Sterling
Hometown of Tom Brady’s university
Ann Arbor
Small Vermont university where many prepare for a career in the military
Norwich
College of Ronald Reagan
Eureka
Home state of Miami University of Ohio
Ohio
Unity College mascot
Rams
Subject of equestrian studies major
horses
College Chellie Pingree graduated from (abbr)
COA
Challenging high school test and courses often worth college credit
AP
NH Ivy League college
Dartmouth
College entrance exam
SAT
Money awarded for college
Scholarship
Eastman School of _________________
Music
College of _______________ & Mary, Virginia
William
Small Claremont, California, math, science, and engineering college with a dirty name
Harvey Mudd
College major in the study of Latin and ancient Greek
Classics
Product of a culinary arts major
food
A major in the study of ground water
Hydrology
Small, New Orleans university with strong music program
Loyola
Federal form to complete if you want financial aid
FAFSA
Stephen King university
UMO
St Joseph’s College lake
Sebago
Video game design college in WA
Digipen
College home
dorm
Popular Fredericksburg, VA university named after George Washington’s mother
Mary Washington
Popular Saratoga Springs college with a strong art and business program, not to do in winter driving
Skidmore
Country of the University of Toronto
Canada
Princeton, Yale, Dartmouth, Columbia, Brown. Cornell, UPenn and Harvard’s League
Ivy
University in Maine’s capital
UMA
College major to learn to design gardens, yards, etc.
Landscape Architecture
Virginia university with strong equestrian studies program, begins with “A”
Averett
UMFK mascot
Bengals
Country of the Polytechnical University of Madrid
Spain
Bates College mascot
Bobcats
College major to study the weather
meterology
Oregon college that begins with “R”
Reed
University of Lady Gaga
NYU
Common major to become an RN
Nursing
River by Boston University
Charles
Military program for college students
ROTC
Home State of Dartmouth College
New Hampshire
Small NY college with strong ceramics program, begins with “A”
Alfred
Home state of the University of Chicago
Illinois
College where Gov. LePage earned his Master’s degree
UMO
Federal lower-income grants for college
PELL
City of Worcester Polytechnical Institute
Worcester
Two year college degree
Associates
College admissions conversation
Interview
All women’s college next to Amherst, begins with “S”
Smith
The Landing School produces these
Boats
Country of Moscow University
Russia
Smart major to work at Sugarloaf
Ski Resort Management
Common test required for college admission
SAT
Williams College mascot
EPHS
Large Bouder, CO university well known for its environmental science and technology programs
Colorado
A college major to design buildings
Architecture
University of former Senator Olympia Snowe (abbr)
UMO
Advanced business degree
MBA
Home state of Carleton College
Minnesota
State of Emory University
Georgia
Bangor college with strong auto tech program
EMCC
Gronk U
Arizona
UMPI mascot
Owls
Last Maine college in the alphabet
YCCC (York County Community College)
Michigan college with a strong study abroad program, begins with “K”
Kalamazoo
University of Adam Sandler
NYU
Scholarship based on talent
Merit
Victoria, BC university
UVIC
Home state of the University of Dallas
Texas
Popular university to become a pilot in Florida and Brunswick, ME
Embry Riddle
Home state of the University of the South
Tennessee
Liberal arts Iowa college, begins with “G”
Grinnell
Four year college degree, often in Grade 16
Bachelor’s
Best known major at UMF
Education
University with strong marine science in Newfoundland
Memorial
Test to substitute for a high school diploma
GED
Beal College hometown
Bangor
What forensics majors solve
Crimes
University of Shaquille O’Neal
LSU
The state where you would find BYU
Utah
Federal form to complete if you want financial aid
FAFSA
First Maine college in the alphabet
Bates
Town where you will find Washington County Community College
Calais
Final test of the year
Exam
Where Barack Obama went to law school
Harvard
Colby College mascot
Mules
Video game design college in WA
Digipen
College Chellie Pingree graduated from
COA
Money awarded for college
Scholarship
College of Peter Frewen, Dastardly Dick owner
Pomona
Advanced business degree
MBA
A major in the study of diseases
Epidemiology
Common major to become a RN
Nursing
Best known major at UMF
Education
College major in the study of dinosaurs
Paleontology
Product of a culinary arts major
Food
Name the Ivy League Colleges
Brown, Columbia, Cornell, Dartmouth, Harvard, Princeton, UPenn and Yale
Maine colleges above the 45th parallel
NMCC, UMFK, UMPI, UMM, WCCC
4 college degrees
Associates, Bachelors, Masters and Doctorate
Standardized tests you might list on a college application
SAT, ACT, TOEFL, AP
Colleges where you are within a 3 hour drive of the ocean and could get a BS or MS in forestry
Unity College, UMFK, UMPI, UMO, U of New Brunswick, Penn State, Clemson and U of Washington
Cosmetology schools in Maine
Empire, Mr. Bernard’s School of Hair Fashion, Capilo, Cosmotech and Head Hunter Spa Tech Institute
University of Maine campus locations
Orono, Fort Kent, Presque Isle, Machias, Farmington, Augusta and USM (Southern Maine)
Colleges beginning with B
Bates, Bowdoin, Beal, Boston College, Boston University, Baylor, Babson, Brigham Young, etc
College majors beginning with E
Entomology. Epidemiology, Electrical Engineering, Engineering, Early Child Development, Economics, Education, Ecology, etc

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