Public speaking -- The UH Toastmasters will meet today at noon in Room 202, Cullen School of Engineering Building. Call 872-4792 for details.
Shabbat -- UH Hillel Invites the UH community to Shabbat Dinner and Services today at 6:30 p.m. at the home of Rabbi David Moss. Call 743-5397 for details.
VSA -- The Vietnamese Students' Association will meet today at 2 p.m. in the Lafitte Room, UC Underground.
Women's Day -- In recognition of International Women's Day, the UH Women's Studies Program will host a lecture on "Rape as a War Crime" today at 7:30 p.m. at First Unitarian Universalist Church, 5200 Fannin. Call 926-2799 for details.
Conference -- UH-Clear Lake will host an "Innovative Conference for Leaders" today from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Tremor House in Galveston. High-level members of the international community will discuss "North/South Issues from the Viewpoint of Future Generations." Call 283-2025 for details.
Ecology -- The League of Women Voters will hold an open meeting about the Galveston Bay environment and future management plans today from 10 a.m. to noon at the Houston Arboretum and Nature Center, 4501 Woodway. Call 784-2923 for details.
Mock LSAT -- The UH Pre-Law Society will hold a practice LSAT Saturday. Call (713) 613-8469 for details.
Bridges -- The UH American Institute of Architecture Students will present a Lego bridge-building competition today at 1 p.m. in the Atrium, Architecture Building. AIAS members will assist 43 Cage Elementary students in the "Bridging the Gap Competition."
Tax time -- File your taxes by phone. TeleFile, an electronic telephone tax filing system, is available for most students to file for tax refunds 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The process takes 6 to 10 minutes and doesn't require a calculator. Refunds are available in about 21 days. The special TeleFile booklet is provided by mail.
Fiesta -- Students interested in serving on Frontier Fiesta committees may call 743-5181 for details.
SPB -- Students interested in serving on the Student Program Board may call 743-5210 for details.
Study -- The USDA's Children's Nutrition Research Center is looking for volunteers, ages 18-22, for a study on body composition. Call 798-6715 for details.