Depression -- The Honors College invites students to hear state Rep. Garnet Coleman lecture on his personal battle with depression Thursday from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. in Room 16L, Honors College. A reception will follow. Call 743-9010 for details.
Advertising -- The Advertising Students' Association invites students to hear guest speakers from Ogilvy and Matner talk about "Humor in Advertising" today at noon in Kiva Auditorium, Farish Hall.
Festival -- The UH Metropolitan Volunteer Program kicks off its Spring Volunteer Festival today from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the World Affairs Lounge, UC.
Moot Trial -- The UH Pre-law Society invites students to a preview of the national competitions today at 7 p.m. in Krost Hall. Any students interested in competing on the team in April should attend.
Public speaking -- UH Toastmasters will meet Friday at noon in Room 202, Cullen Engineering Building. Call 872-4792 for details.
Car wash -- Computer Services will hold a fund-raising car wash Friday to benefit an employee who was recently diagnosed with cancer at Entrance 17 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call 743-1535 for details.
Ethics -- "Virtue, Ethics and Dilemmas" will be the topic of the second in the series of UH Spring Philosophy Lectures. Rosalind Hursthouse will speak Friday at 4 p.m. in Room 2, Agnes Arnold Hall.
Portraits -- The last chance for students to get their photos in the yearbook ends March 7. Groups may schedule appointments by calling 743-5370. Students may drop by TV Room 1, in the Satellite from 10 a.m. until closing starting Friday to have their portraits taken.
Lecture -- UH Mexican American Studies will host a lecture by Vicki Ruiz about the "Iconography of Americanization" Friday at noon in the Pacific Room, UC Underground.
Hoops -- Don't miss your last chance of the season to watch the Cougars basketball team battle the Longhorns Saturday at noon in Hofheinz Pavilion. The Lady Cougars face the same challenge at 7 p.m. in Hofheinz. Call 743-9444 for ticket information.
Scholarship -- The UH Women's Association is offering Mary Harding Hoffman scholarships to female faculty and staff members or wives of faculty and staff members. Deadline for applications is March 15. Call 743-2360 for details.