Feb. 28 in history: The Republican Party
is organized in Ripon, Wisc., 1854; the first televised basketball game
between Fordham University and the University
of Pittsburgh from Madison Square Garden in New York, 1940; Mr. Ed, the
talking horse, dies, 1979; M*A*S*H becomes
the most watched television program in history when the final episode airs,
1983; Michael Jackson wins a record eight
Grammy awards for the album Thriller, 1984. Birthdays: Tommy Tune, dancer,
1940; Mario Andretti, speed racer, 1940;
Mercedes Ruehl, actress, 1948; Bernadette Peters, curly-haired actress,
Turturro, another curly-haired actor,
1957; Cindy Wilson, singer, 1957; Rae Dawn Chong, actress, 1961.
Global unity: The Gay, Lesbian or Bisexual
Alliance will hold a general meeting at 6 p.m. in the Caspian Room, UC
Underground. For more information, contact
David at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Handball: Join the co-ed Cougar handball
team at its practices from 7 to 10 a.m. in Melcher Gymnasium. For more
information, call Michael at (713) 956-4005
or e-mail email@example.com.
Resume your résumé: University
Career Services offers workshops on résumé writing, interviewing
opportunities and campus recruitment on
the first floor of the Student Services Center. Call (713) 743-5100 or
www.career.uh.edu for more information.
1,2,3, jump: The University is offering
free aerobic classes for currently enrolled students. For more information,
743-9500 or register in Rm. 102, Garrison.
Relax, don't do it: The UH Wellness Center
is offering free yoga classes to all faculty, staff and students from noon
to 1 p.m.
Tuesday and Friday in Rm. 206, Garrison.
For more information, call Pam at (713) 743-3975.
Put the Spotlight to work for you!: Post
your group's next meeting or event. For more information and rules, visit
www.uh.edu/campus/cougar, call (713) 743-5360
or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Today's on-campus art events
Cynthia Bauhof-Williams, pianist, 7:30
p.m., Dudley Recital Hall
Turn on the Spotlight:The
Campus Spotlight is an easy and free way to announce your groupis next
meeting or event. Just send the information (including the event Thursday,
February 28, 2002 and time, a brief description, sponsoring organizations,
location and a contact name and telephone number) to email@example.com,
fax it to (713) 743-5384; send it via campus mail to STP 4015; or drop
it by the Cougar newsroom, 160 Communication, between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m.
Monday through Monday. For information, call (713) 743-5361.