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Samuel Deutsch, a junior majoring in political economy, has become the first Trojan to win the Jeopardy! College Championship since the tournament began in 1988. Deutsch competed against Sarah Dubnik and Niki Peters, students at the University of Pittsburgh and UC Berkeley respectively, in the final round Friday. “I felt like a deer in the headlights, to be honest. The lights were bright,” Deutsch said. “I felt lucky to be even on the show and didn’t think about whether I could win.” Read more: http://ow.ly/Yhl86 Link
“We have had students in their 70’s and 80’s graduate,” said Maria Henke, associate dean of the Davis School of Gerontology. “Some of them have done it online with their masters degrees, but he’s by far the oldest undergraduate we’ve ever had.” Click below to read more about Alfonso Gonzales, who will become the oldest graduate in USC history in May when he graduates with a bachelor's degree in zoology: http://ow.ly/10leyo Link