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Friday, October 19, 2001 Volume 67, Issue 42





Town hall: There will be a town hall meeting titled "The True Face Of Islam" from 3 to 6 p.m. in the Houston Room, UC. The meeting will feature Muzammil H. Siddiqi, director of the Islamic Society in Orange County, Calif., Imam Siraj Wahaj, social activist, Sulayman S. Nyang, professor of African Studies at Howard University, Aslam Abdullah, editor in chief of the Muslim Observer and Noor Abdullah, social activist. For more information, contact Aziz at (281) 320-8727 or e-mail

Late afternoon madness: The Lady Cougar basketball team will have a tailgate party at 4 p.m., before the UH football team's Homecoming game against Cincinnati, in the Scott side pavilion, Robertson Stadium parking lot. There will be free food, drinks and homemade ice cream. For more information, contact Lesli at (713) 743-9540.


MVP: The Metropolitan Volunteer Program is helping Summerbridge-Houston in its search for volunteer teachers for its school-year program, consisting of Saturday school sessions two times per month and tutoring sessions at least four times per month. Anyone interested may pick up an application at the MVP desk in Room 270, UC. Deadline for applications is Oct. 26. For more information, e-mail, or call (713) 743-5180.

Sing the Word: Good News Gospel Choir welcomes you to come out for Bible study and rehearsal at 6 p.m. Fridays in the Lone Star Room, UC. For more information, call Karla at (713) 440-2038.

Career students: University Career Services offers workshops weekly on resume writing, interviewing techniques, internship opportunities, and campus recruitment -- all held in the Student Service Center. For more information, call (713) 743-5100 or see the Events Calendar at the UCS Web site

Fiesta, fiesta: It's still not too late to apply for a Frontier Fiesta Student Board of Directors Position. There are openings in Marketing, Productions, Development, Operations, and Cook-off. We also have compensated positions for director of operations and director of cook-off. To apply, stop by Campus Activities in Room 270, UC. For more information, call (713) 743-5181 or e-mail

Jump: The UH Shotokan Karate Klub and Kobudo members work out Wednesdays from 7 to 9 p.m. and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to noon in the UC. Anyone interested in burning calories and learning self-defense is welcome to attend. For more information, visit the Web site or e-mail

GLOBAL: The Gay, Lesbian or Bisexual Alliance at UH will meet at 6 p.m. Thursdays in the Spindletop Room, UC. For more information, e-mail

Hey Boo-Boo: The UH Women's Network, Wellness Center and Instructional Fitness sponsor a beginner's level yoga class from noon to 1 p.m. Tuesdays and Fridays. The class is open to all faculty, staff, students and alumni. For more information, contact Pam at (713) 743-3975.

Get culture: The Muslim Student Association will have information booths Wednesdays at the UC and Thursdays in the PGH Breezeway. For more information, e-mail

Bible study: The Campus Crusade for Christ Bible Study group meets every Thursday from 7:30 to 9 p.m. in the Bayou City Room, UC. For more information, e-mail

Rugby: Anyone interested in joining the rugby football club should attend practices Tuesday and Thursday from 4 to 6 p.m. No experience is necessary. Anyone interested should call (713) 867-3960 or visit the Web site<nal

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 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 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.


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