September 3 in history: the Treaty of Paris officially ends the Revolutionary War, 1783; football coach Vince Lombardi dies in Washington, D.C., 1970; "Viking Two" lands on Mars to take photographs of the planet's surface, 1976; Pope John Paul I is installed as the 264th pontiff of the Roman Catholic Church, 1978. Birthdays: "Beetle Bailey" cartoonist Mort Walker (1923); rock musician Donald Brewer (1948); actor Charlie Sheen (1965).


Hand jive: The Student Program Board presents a screening of Grease at 7 p.m. in the UC Houston Room.

La Comunidad: Students are invited to a sneak preview of La Comunidad at 6 p.m. in the Caribbean Room, UC Underground.

Take the law into your own hands: Pre-law fraternity Phi Alpha Delta will hold a general interest meeting at 6 p.m. in the Lone Star Room, UC.

Hey, is this thing on?: Toastmasters International, a club devoted to the improvement of public speaking, meets Thursdays at 6 p.m. alternating between the Atlantic and Pacific rooms, UC Underground. For more information, call (281) 872-4792.

Are you a positive role model?: Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc. will hold a general interest meeting for the Mr. Black Positive Image Awards. Students who strive in scholarship and community service and are positive role models are asked to attend the meeting at 8:20 p.m. in the Pacific Room, UC Underground.

Only you can use your vote: If you are 18 and over and aren't a Harris County voter, come by Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc.'s voter registration in the UC from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.


Make it your business: Pi Sigma Epsilon, a national professional coed fraternity in sales, sales management and selling, is having rush week at Melcher Hall by the stairs. Anyone interested is encouraged to stop by the table and sign up. For more information, call (713) 743-4920.

Laugh it up: The Student Program Board and Radio Music Theatre presents a free night of comedy for the UH community Thursdays at 8:30 p.m. and Saturdays at 10:30 p.m. during the month of September. For reservations call, (713) 552-7722. Now playing: The Last Night at Orabella's.

Are you in a rush?: Zeta Psi Omega Sorority, a local social sorority, will hold its fall rush in the upcoming weeks. Anyone interested in making lifelong friends, having lots of fun and getting away from school should call (281) 221-0429.

M.I.S.: Mu Iota Sigma Honor Society will hold Rush Week for membership recruitment. Interested students are asked to stop by the lobby of Melcher Hall between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. daily. For more information, call (713) 743-4921.

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