News Release: Events, Student Life

May 14,  2009

Emory Grad on "Jeopardy!" May 15

Eric Betts,  a creative writing and journalism major who graduated with high honors May 11, has made it to the final round of "Jeopardy’s" annual College Championship. The new Emory University alum is one of 12 college students from around the country who have competed in the quiz-bowl style tournament, which ends May 15. Betts will be on tonight, Friday, May 15. Jeopardy! airs in Atlanta at 7:30 p.m. on WATL Channel 36.

Betts can’t discuss how he did on the show, but he does share details of what it was like to be on set. Watch this  video for behind-the-scenes information.

View the "Jeopardy!" College Championship web site.


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