Tuesday, February 15, 2000
Houston, Texas
Volume 65, Issue 95

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February 15 in history: Adolf Hitler orders the building of Volkswagens -- the only good thing that Hitler ever did (1936); Canada's new flag, with its maple leaf design, is unfurled in ceremonies in Ottawa, replacing the Union Jack (1965); U.S. Presidents Gerald Ford, George Bush and Bill Clinton join legendary entertainer Bob Hope in a gold foursome at Hope's "Bob Hope Classic" golf tournament (1995). Birthdays: actor Cesar Romero (1907); actress Jane Seymore (1951); The Simpsons creator Matt Groening (1954); comedian Chris Farley (1964).


Campus Recruitment Workshop: This workshop is a prerequisite for interviewing with employers recruiting seniors, graduate students and internship candidates on campus during the Spring and Fall 1999-2000 Semesters. Attend the workshop 1 p.m. today, no appointment necessary. Present valid Student ID for admission. For disability accommodations, please call (713) 743-5100.

HSC: The Hindu Students Council invites students to its first member meeting at 1 p.m. today in the UC Tejas Room (Rm. 232). For more information, call Sonjay Shenoy at (713) 667-2622 or Yogesh Bhutanj at (281) 752-6835.

SGR: As a part of Sigma Gamma Rho's "Rho"yal Women Week, the sorority is cleaning the Dr. Margerite dedication stone at 2:30 p.m. and holding a memorial vigil at 7:22 p.m. at the stone near the Heyne Building. For more information, call (713) 743-6253.

Women's Soccer: The Women's Soccer Club at UH is holding its Tuesday practice at 3:30 p.m. today at the Intramural Fields (behind Wendy's). For more information, call Valerie Cieszki at (281) 880-7837.

Family Groups: The Baptist Student Ministry welcomes everyone to weekly family group meetings. The meeting will be held at 5:15 p.m. today at the Baptist Student Center. Call Jennifer Yawn at (713) 741-0967 for more information.

CCC: Campus Crusade for Christ will have its weekly meeting at 7 p.m. today in the UC Underground Caspian Room. For more information, e-mail

CSO: The Catholic Student Organization will be having swing night today at the Catholic Center. For more information, e-mail


Bi Rak It!: The UC Games Room is looking for students who would like to represent UH in the Bi Rak It regional tournament. Winners receive $500 in scholarship money. For more information, call (713) 743-5322.

Food Fair: The International Food Fair is on March 1. Interested groups need to apply by today. Applications are available in UC Underground Rm. 63.

HOBY: The Hugh O'Brian Youth Leadership Alumni Club is looking for members. If you are a HOBY alum, please contact Marisa Bonneaux at (713) 743-7197 or via e-mail at

Turn on the Spotlight: The Campus Spotlight is an easy and free way to announce your group's next meeting or event. Just send the information (including the event date and time, a brief description, sponsoring organizations, location and a contact name and telephone number) to, fax it to (713) 743-5384; send it via campus mail to STP 4071; or drop it by the Cougar newsroom, 160 Communication, between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. For information, call (713) 743-5314.


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