Congressman and Jeopardy! Champion Rush Holt to Deliver Lecture

BY  |  Monday, Mar 19, 2012 11:30am

Courtesy of holt.house.gov

Local congressman, research scientist and Jeopardy! champion Rush Holt will deliver a lecture on Thursday, March 22 at 2 p.m. 8 p.m. in University Hall Room 1070 at Montclair State University.

Holt has represented central New Jersey in Congress for 13 years, in addition to extensively researching alternative and solar energy while serving as assistant director of the Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory at Princeton University.

Holt made headlines last March when he became a five-time winner on Jeopardy!, taking on Watson, IBM’s computer contestant.

His lecture is titled β€œThe Politics of Science and the Science of Politics.” Register online at Rush Holt Lecture.

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