|Monday, January 25, 1999||
Volume 64, Issue 78
Bill Requires Parental Consent for Abortions
In an effort to increase conservative legislation in Texas, state Rep.
Arlene Wohlgemuth, R-Burleson, has pre-filed a bill that would require
Texas doctors to request permission from the legal guardians or minors
requesting an abortion.
Wesley was beaten to death because he was gay.
I don't know why this surprises me so much. I've seen the news clips
so many times that I don't even read them anymore -- the stories of Matthew
Shepard and the many, many before him.
Traditional dating in college is fraught with many obstacles: budget
(Why can't the outside world take a Cougar 1Card? Just put a Visa symbol
on it and I'll be living the high life!), locale (a movie is almost a four-hour
ordeal -- one hour to get to your car in outlying parking, drive all the
way out to the theater, and another hour to get back and find a parking
spot in the same zip code) and energy (my schedule has me booked from 7
in the morning to 8 at night).
The University of Houston men's and women's track and field programs
competed in the UH Indoor Track Meet. The event was held at the Bill Yeoman
Fieldhouse in the UH Athletics/Alumni center.
Mexican-American artist Luis Jimenez prepares his Steel Worker statue Wednesday for his Blaffer Gallery exhibit, "Working Class Heroes: Images from the Popular Culture." The exhibit will run from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday until Mar. 28.