The Buchtelite

Women’s history trivia show

Students participate in trivia game show in honor of Women's History Month.

By Eric Trimble, Writer

March 9, 2016

Who was the first female Speaker of the United States House of Representatives? The first woman elected to congress? Or the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic? These are just some of questions asked during the “Reality Check Game Show, Women’s History Edition.” The trivia show entertained...

Game show puts UA students’ knowledge to the test

Students participate in the interactive game in the Student Union.

By Zach Bush, Writer

November 23, 2015

Around 35 University of Akron students filled the seats of the Student Union theater on Nov. 20 in hopes of revealing their inner genius while experiencing two hours of pure fun and entertainment. ThinkFast Interactive, a traveling game show that visits high schools, colleges, businesses, and even U.S. ...

Attacked by cash

Students played game similar to 'Deal or No Deal' in attempts to win gift cards.

By Israa Eddeb, Online Editor

September 14, 2015

A handful of lucky students left the Student Union theatre a little bit richer last Friday, Sept. 11 during the Zips Programming Network’s Cash Attack event. Cash Attack is similar to the game show Deal or No Deal—it includes a set of numbered boxes that the contestants pick, trying to find the ...