Swarthmore’s ‘Jeopardy!’ Hall of Fame
2014 Arthur Chu is the fourth in a line of Swarthmore alumni to appear and win on Jeopardy! His 12-day total was $297,200.
2012 David Gard ’78 was a four-day winner, earning $84,700.
2009 Jove Graham ’96 was a one-time winner, beating a five-time champion and winning $34,401 plus $1,000 for his third-place finish on his second day.
1989 Cigus Vanni ’72 became a five-time champion, winning $40,400, and a Tournament of Champions semifinalist, garnering another $5,000.
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Many thanks to Terry Armstrong Thompson ’57 for pointing us the direction of this December 1967 piece about her run on Jeorpardy!: