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April 21 in history: Rome founded, 753 B.C.; Webster's dictionary first published, 1828. Birthdays: Queen Elizabeth II (1926); singer Iggy Pop (1947); actress Patti LuPone (1949).
Brown-bag it: The UH Women's Network presents "UH Women Table Talk," the April brown-bag meeting, at noon in Room 323, T2. Three female faculty members will lead an open discussion regarding their UH experience. For information, call Nancy Tynan at (713) 743-2987.
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.
Part of a nutritious breakfast: The Student Nutrition Club will meet at 2 p.m. in Room 113, Cameron Building, to hold officer nominations for next year. All members are encouraged to attend.
VSA: The Vietnamese Student Association will meet from 2:30 to 4 p.m. in the Atlantic Room, UC Underground, to elect next year's officers.
NSSLHA: The National Student Speech Language and Hearing Association will meet at 10 a.m. in Room 119, South Office Annex, with guest speaker Jennifer McMillan. For information, call (713) 926-3590.
The undecided: University Career Services presents a free workshop for undecided majors at noon in the UCS offices, first floor, Student Service Center. For information, call (713) 743-5093.
The College Democrats will meet from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the UC Rodeo Room. It is very important that all members attend this meeting. For information, call Monica at (713) 453-1056.
Women in Islam: The Ahmadiyya Muslim Students Association will hold a discussion on women in Islam with Maryam Chaudhry, president of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Ladies' Auxiliary of Chicago, from 1 to 2:30 p.m. in the UC Houston Room.
Coming clean: The Catholic Newman Association will volunteer in the Texas Adopt-a-Beach cleanup in Galveston Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon. Anyone interested in helping out should meet at the Catholic Center, Calhoun at Entrance 1, at 7:30 a.m. Lunch will be provided. To sign up, or for information, call (713) 743-6970 by Wednesday.