Alumni Quiz Part 2: How well do you know Northwestern’s notable alumni?


Julia Louis-Dreyfus speaks at Chicago Humanities Festival. The Northwestern alum has won eight acting Emmys for her work on acclaimed sitcoms such as “Seinfeld” and “Veep.”

Jay Dugar, Newsroom Strategist


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#1. Cindy Crawford, who attended NU from 1984 to 1985, was enrolled in which NU undergraduate college?

#2. Which former U.S. president did Cody Keenan (Weinberg '02) serve as senior advisor and chief speechwriter for?

#3. Which of the following shows or movies did Julia Louis-Dreyfus (Communication '83) not work on?

#4. True or False: Charlton Heston (Communication '45) once served as the President of the National Rifle Association.

#5. Which former Wildcat is the first and only woman to lead a major music company, as CEO and chair of Universal Music Publishing Group?

#6. In what city does Billy Eichner’s (Communication '00) web series “Billy on the Street” take place?

#7. Which Illumination movie featured a song by former Wildcat Pharrell Williams?

#8. What popular comedy show did Zooey Deschanel, who attended Northwestern for nine months, star in?


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