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BBC quiz show on campus

Staff, students and members of the public are invited to be part of the audience at a BBC Radio 4 quiz show.

They are encouraged to come and support friends and colleagues as academics go head-to-head with undergraduates in The 3rd Degree show.

The quiz will be recorded in George Square Lecture Theatre on Friday 22 February.

Quiz show details

The show will last approximately one hourAttending the event is free and no booking is required

Friday 22 February 2013, 5.40pm

Friday 22 February 2013, 7.00pm

George Square Lecture Theatre

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Staff vs. students

This fun, knowledge-based quiz show will see a team of three students pitted against their Professors.

Rounds will include specialist and general knowledge questions, quick-fire bell-and-buzzer rounds and a series of "highbrow and lowbrow" questions.

The team of academics taking part has been confirmed as Dr Devon McHugh, of History of Art, Dr Sean Molloy, a lecturer in International Relations and Professor David Arnot, from the School of Biological Sciences.

UK tour

Hosted by Steve Punt, the one-off show is recorded on location at a different UK university each week.

Steve Punt has also presented entertaining education show, Horrible Histories, and BBC Radio 4 comedy series, The Now Now Show.