Match Game: Real Colleges, Fictional Alumni
_____ Josiah Bartlett, American president, The West Wing (TV show)
_____ James Bond, Agent 007 (films)
_____ George Costanza, neurotic New Yorker, Seinfeld (TV show)
_____ Fitzwilliam Darcy, romance hero, Pride and Prejudice (book and films)
_____ Eliza Doolittle, flower seller, Pygmalion (book) and My Fair Lady (film)
_____ Betty Draper, homemaker, Mad Men (TV show)
_____ HAL 9000, AI computer, 2001: A Space Odyssey (book and film)
_____ Frances “Baby” Houseman, lovestruck teenager, Dirty Dancing (film)
_____ Leslie Knope, parks director, Parks and Recreation (TV show)
_____ Jack Ryan, CIA agent/action hero (films and TV show)
_____ Mr. Magoo, cartoon character with failing eyesight
_____ Olivia Pope, crisis manager, Scandal (TV show)
_____ Dana Scully, FBI agent and alien skeptic, The X Files (TV show)
_____ Clarice Starling, FBI trainee, The Silence of the Lambs (film)
A. Boston College, Massachusetts, U.S.
B. Bryn Mawr College, Pennsylvania, U.S.
C. Georgetown University, Washington, D.C., U.S.
D. Indiana University, U.S.
E. London School of Economics, U.K.
F. Mount Holyoke, Massachusetts, U.S.
G. Queens College, City University of New York, U.S.
H. Rutgers University, New Jersey, U.S.
I. University of Cambridge, U.K.
J. University of Illinois, U.S.
K. University of Maryland, U.S.
L. University of Notre Dame, U.S.
M. University of Oxford, U.K.
N. University of Virginia, U.S.
Answer Key (highlight to reveal): Josiah Bartlett - L; James Bond - M; George Costanza - G; Fitzwilliam Darcy - I; Eliza Doolittle - E; Betty Draper - B; HAL 9000 - J; Frances “Baby” Houseman - F; Leslie Knope - D; Jack Ryan - A; Mr. Magoo - H; Olivia Pope - C; Dana Scully - K; Clarice Starling - N
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