- A Turkish immigrant couldn't find what favorite food in American grocery stores, so he set out to provide it?
- Chobani yogurt. When Hamdi Ulukaya arrived in this country, he missed the Greek yogurt he'd been used to. So he went to work, and we now have Chobani yogurt.
- Americans eat 50% more of what food now than in 1970?
- It was back in 1964 that a cute little leprechaun began his identification with what popular product?
- Lucky Charms Cereal
- Scientist Carl Sagan was referring to what food when he said "if you want to make it from scratch, you must first invent the universe?"
- Apple Pie. And you don't have to make it from scratch, because delicious apple pie is available at Giant.
- *All answers are items available at Giant!
2014 “Sophie Altman Coach of the Year Award”
To honor the memory of It's Academic's creator and long-time producer, Sophie Altman, Giant Food is presenting the 2014 “Sophie Altman Coach of the Year Award.” This Award is intended as a tribute to all It's Academic coaches for whom Sophie Altman had so much respect.
To nominate your school’s It's Academic coach, just send us an e-mail telling us why you would like to honor your coach. Length is optional, and coaches may be nominated by individuals or by groups, as long as those making the nominations are members of the school community.
The email address for award nominations is email@example.com. Deadline for nominations is April 10, 2014. The winner will be announced on the championship show in June 2014.
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