Thursday, February 17, 2000
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Volume 65, Issue 97

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February 16 in history: The first high school automobile driver's education course is introduced in State College, Pa. (1934); Martin Luther King Jr. is arrested in the Alabama bus boycott (1960). Birthdays: NFL Hall of Famer Jim Brown (1936); actress Rene Russo (1954); actor Lou Diamond Phillips (1962); basketball player Michael Jordan (1963); Houston actress own Michelle Forbes (1965); Green Day lead singer Billi Joe Armstrong (1972); actress Denise Richards (1972); actor Jerry O'Connell (1974); country singer Bryan White (1974).


AXTS: Alpha Chi Tau Sigma will have a lunchtime Bible study and Christian fellowship today at noon in the UC Rodeo Room. Everyone is welcome. For more info, call (713) 446-4951.

Free discussion Join a discussion about Ayn Rand & Objectivism today at 1 p.m. in Rm. 512 Agnes Arnold Hall. For more information, call Stacy Irwin at (713) 743-7526.

Multi-faceted job campaign: This workshop is a review of the various strategies that may be used to generate employment interviews depending on students' career interests, needs and expectations. Not a "one size fits all" approach. The workshop will be held at 1 p.m. today on the first floor of the Student Service Center. Call (713) 743-5100 for more information.

High-Tech Job Search: Attend this workshop to learn how to use the Internet to search for new career opportunities. The workshop will be held at 2 p.m. today on the first floor of the Student Service Center. For more information, call (713) 743-5100.

PUO: Phi Upsilon Omicron will have a membership meeting at 2 p.m. today in Rm. 111 Cameron Building. For more information, e-mail Bonnie at

Gay and Lesbian Support: Counseling and Psychological Services is offering an open support group for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered UH students at 4 p.m. today on the second floor of the Student Services Building. For more information, call David Mann or Salimah Adam at (713) 743-5454.

Music making: All are welcome to "Praise & Worship" today at 4 p.m. in the A.D. Bruce Religion Center, 2nd floor Chapel. You may bring music and instruments. For more information, call Jim Goodwin at (713) 926-7104.

Food Fair: The Food Fair presents the culture of Chile at 5 p.m. today in Barron's Restaurant. For more info, e-mail Gabriela Herrera at

AED: Alpha Epsilon Delta, the Pre-Med Honor Society, will have a meeting at 5:30 p.m. today in the UC Underground Atlantic Room.

SCRI: The Students in Construction Related Industries will have a general meeting today at 4:30 p.m. in Rm. 201 Building T-1 (Soils Lab). For more info, call the (713) 743-4048.

SGR: Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc., is presenting a special forum featuring speakers in A Tribute to Black Women today at 7:22 p.m. in Cougar Den. For more info, call (713) 743-6253.

Staying up late?: The Baptist Student Ministry presents "Coffee House," a free study break/coffee house at 10 p.m. today in Rm. 3A Oberholtzer Hall. Music, snacks, fruit, coffee and other beverages will be provided. Call Craig Butler at (713) 741-0967 for more information.


GKNHS: Today is the deadline for joining the Golden Key National Honor Society. For more information, e-mail Caroline Ngo at

Seminar: A Mechanical Engineering Graduate Seminar will be held today in Room W122, Building D3. The seminar is open to the public. Unfortunately, no time was submitted for this event.

Volunteers: The Cougar Preview Student Volunteer Committee is seeking students to help with the campus open house, scheduled for March 4. For more information, call (713) 743-9617.

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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