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General Electric College Quiz Bowl: twelve female contestants and two engineers (?), seen through glass wall of studio, with microphones in foreground, 1959. (Credit: Stanford/NBC Radio and Television Institute (?) / Barnard College Archives)

General Electric College Quiz Bowl television broadcast--Barnard College team, Notre Dame University, South Bend, Indiana, March 15, 1959. Left to right: Ellen J. Willis '62, Phyllis J. Hurwitz '61, Heritage (Cherry) M. White '59, and Susan Rennie '61. (Credit: Barnard College Archives)

Barnard College Quiz Bowl team welcomed back by cheering crowd of students following victory against Notre Dame, entrance to Brooks Hall, March 16, 1959. Left to right in foreground: Ruth L. Schwartz '61 (alternate), Heritage (Cherry) M. White '59, Susan Rennie '61, Phyllis J. Hurwitz '61, and Ellen J. Willis '62. (Credit: Barnard College Archives)

Barnard College Quiz Bowl team welcomed back by cheering crowd of students following victory against Notre Dame, entrance to Brooks Hall, March 16, 1959. Left to right in foreground: Ellen J. Willis '62, Ruth L. Schwartz '61 (alternate), Phyllis J. Hurwitz '61, Susan Rennie '61, tuba player from Columbia College marching band, and Heritage (Cherry) M. White '59. (Credit: Barnard College Archives)

Barnard College Quiz Bowl team welcomed back by cheering crowd of students following victory against Notre Dame, entrance to Brooks Hall, March 16, 1959. Left to right: Ruth L. Schwartz '61 (alternate), Susan Rennie '61, Heritage (Cherry) M. White '59, and Phyllis J. Hurwitz '61. (Credit: Barnard College Archives)

Barnard College Quiz Bowl team during practice session for next match vs. the University of Southern California, Milbank Hall (?), March 16, 1959. Left to right: Phyllis J. Hurwitz '61, Ellen J. Willis '62, Susan Rennie '61, Heritage (Cherry) M. White '59, and Prof. Richard Norman (coach). (Credit: Barnard College Archives)

Barnard College Quiz Bowl championship team, fall 1967. Left to right: Rachel V. Cohen '70, Deborah R. Weissman '70, Constance Casey '69, and Margaret Rosenblum '68. (Credit: Joseph Gazdak / Barnard College Archives)

President Martha Peterson receiving silver bowl from General Electric Vice President John A. Spencer, while Prof. Richard Norman (coach) and members of Barnard College Quiz Bowl championship team look on, the Deanery, January 8, 1968. Left to right: Deborah R. Weissman '70, Constance Casey '69, Mr. Spencer, Prof. Norman, Goldie A. Shabad '68 (alternate), President Peterson, Rachel V. Cohen '70, and Margaret Rosenblum '68. (Credit: Joseph Gazdak / Barnard College Archives)