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March 24 in history: first U.S. automobile sold, 1898; Kennedy half-dollar issued, 1964; Pink Floyd's Dark Side of the Moon debuts on Billboard album chart, where it remains for over 700 weeks, 1973. Birthdays: magician Harry Houdini (1874); fashion designer Bob Mackie (1940); TV attorney and UH alum Star Jones (1962).
The language of love?: The German Club meets Tuesdays at noon in Room 444, Agnes Arnold Hall. Anyone interested in German or German-speaking countries is invited to attend. For information, call Cary Nathenson at (713) 743-3040.
Town hall: The College of Education SA senators will hold a town hall meeting from 1 to 3 p.m. in the Farish Hall Kiva. All education majors are welcome to stop by and meet their elected representatives. For information, call (713) 743-5220.
The Campus Crusade for Christ meets Tuesdays from 7 to 9 p.m. in the A.D. Bruce Religion Center's upstairs chapel. Everyone is welcome. For information, call Paul Epp at (713) 926-6524.
If it's Tuesday, this must be: Council Travel will hold a "Europe on a Budget" seminar from 5 to 7 p.m. in its offices on the lower level of the UC. Everyone is invited to learn more about discount airfare, travel tips and planning itineraries. For information, call (713) 743-2777.
NABA: The National Association of Black Accountants will hold a general meeting at 7 p.m. in Room 302, Melcher Hall. For information, call (713) 743-4926.
You've got mail: Learn to e-mail using Eudora at a free Information Technology seminar, 10 a.m. in Room 44A, Heyne Building. For information, call (713) 743-1411.
The women: Join the Women's Resource Center in capping Women's History Month with an open house from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and again from 4 to 7 p.m. in Room 208, A.D. Bruce Religion Center. For information, call (713) 743-2730.
... and the women engineers: The Society of Women Engineers will meet at noon in Room 102-D2, College of Engineering.
A smorgasbord of study: The Christian Student Ministry holds weekly nondenominational fellowship meals Wednesdays at noon. For information and location, call Ron Sellers at (713) 741-7414.
Study: The series of free courses on Modern Challenges to Christian Faith continues at 1:15 p.m. in Room 202, A.D. Bruce Religion Center. Today's topic: "Sensualism." For information, call (713) 941-3910. Everyone is welcome.
La Comunidad will hold a general meeting at 2:15 p.m. in the Baltic Room, UC Underground. For information, call Juan Tello at (713) 743-3139.
Accounted for: The Accounting Society will hold a computer-assisted auditing meeting to provide hands-on experience with auditing programs from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the Melcher Hall RICS Lab. Professional attire and résumés requested.
The College Democrats will meet at 7 p.m. in the Paul Hobby campaign office. Call Monica at (713) 453-1056.
A night at the movies: Student Program Board Cinema presents a free screening of Hoodlum, starring Lawrence Fishburne, at 7 p.m. in the UC Houston Room. SPB Cinema will meet in the Houston Room at 6 p.m. For information, call (713) 743-5210.
It's that time of year again: The Frontier Fiesta Association is seeking individuals interested in volunteering before, during and after the event, scheduled for April 15 through 18. For information, call Harmony Simmons at (713) 743-5181 or link to www.uh.edu/fiesta.