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Mohawk students "OutSmart" the competition to win trivia contest

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Mohawk College students Garrett Tyler (left), Wayne Orgar, David Fillion, Jory Ohayon and Jason Harris are the winners of the Mohawk Trivia Contest. The five students participated in a contest to come up with questions for the online version of a board game called OutSmart. Top prize winner Garrett took home an iPad 2 for having 311 questions accepted for the game. Other prizes included an iPod touch, a Netbook, Headphones and a USB Flash Drive.

Together the winning students came up with 710 approved questions. In total, Mohawk students came up with more than 1589 questions, of which 936 were approved. OutSmart is the creation of Dave Millard, a graduate of Mohawk's Advertising and Graphic Design program in 1993. You can read all about how Dave created OutSmart, including Mohawk's involvement in the development of the online version, on Mohawk Magazine.