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1980 Homecoming Queen


Desiree Jefferson (A&S ’81):

A life changing moment for me was when my name was announced at the Pitt versus West Virginia game as the 1980 Homecoming Queen for the University of Pittsburgh. History was made when Chester A. Ray was named Homecoming King in 1980 as well.

(Pictured: Desiree Jefferson gets a congratulatory smooch from then-Chancellor Wesley W. Posvar.)