Trivia Tuesday

Happy Tuesday, everyone! Like last time, the answers will be posted in the comments of this blog post and Facebook on Thursday, April 9th. Good luck!

  1. What year did Iowa State College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts become Iowa State University of Science and Technology?
  2. In which decade did the Division of Home Economics suspend infant care in the home management houses?
  3. Mildred Day, an ISU graduate in home economics, was part of the team that invented what classic sweet treat?
  4. Which artist was the first artist-in-residence at Iowa State (and first in any American college or university)?

Any guesses? Feel free to post your answers in the comments!

*Today’s trivia questions were found in The Land-Grant Act and the People’s College: Iowa State University, edited by Allison H. Sheridan.

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