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September 10 in history: John Smith elected president of the Jamestown Colony Council in Virginia, 1608; Gunsmoke premieres on the CBS network, 1955; 20 black students enter public schools in Alabama following a standoff between federal authorities and Gov. George C. Wallace, 1963; the series The X-Files premieres on the Fox network, 1995 Birthdays: golfer Arnold Palmer (1929); country singer Tommy Overstreet (1937); rock musician Joe Perry (1950); rapper Big Daddy Kane (1968); copy editor Sunny Astorga (1976).


Christian musicians: The Fellowship of Christian Musicians will meet from 7:30 to8:30 a.m. on the second floor chamber music room of the Moores School of Music. A Bible study will be held specifically for musicians.

Uma: The Student Program Broad presents a screening of Pulp Fiction at 7 p.m. in the UC Houston Room.

Support: Counseling and Testing Services will hold a Gay and Lesbian Support Group from 4 to 5 p.m. at the Student Service Center.

Fall Rush: Sigma Phi Omega will hold its Fall Rush at 7:30 p.m. in the Saltgrass Room of the UC. As the oldest Asian sorority at UH, SPO opens new doors and helps to broaden the college experience.

AASA: The Arab-American Student Association will hold a bake sale from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the PGH Breezeway. Authentic Arabic food will be available.

Pre-med: Alpha Epsilon Delta, the pre-med honor society, will hold its first meeting at 4 p.m. in the Atlantic Room, UC Underground. Anyone interested in the medical field is welcome.

Hey, is this thing on?: Toastmasters International, a club devoted to the improvement of public speaking, meets every Thursday at 6 p.m. alternating between the Atlantic and Pacific Rooms of the UC Underground.

Cheap eats: The Catholic Newman Student Association will serve a $1.50 lunch at the Catholic Center at noon.

Building a future: UH Habitat for Humanity will hold a general meeting at 3 p.m. in the auditorium of the Architecture Building. Students are encouraged to attend to find out how to become involved.

Racism: The African-American Studies Program and the Center for the Healing of Racism is co-sponsoring "Dialogue: Racism," a nine-week session, in Room 315, Agnes Arnold Hall, Thursdays from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. For more information, call (713) 743-2811.

Job campaign: University Career Services offers a free job search workshop on developing strategies for employment interviews, focusing on interview techniques and possible questions employers may ask. The workshop will be held at 1 p.m. on the first floor of the Student Service Center. For more information, call (713) 743-5100.

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