Debate: The Nigerian Students' Association will be having a "Nigerian
Debate" at 7 p.m. in the Bayou City Room, UC. The debate will include questions
pertaining to Nigerian
culture and relationships between the United States and Nigeria. All
students are encouraged to attend and learn about Nigerian issues. For
more information, contact Chigo at
Salsa!: The American Marketing Association and Hispanic Business Student
Association will hold Salsa Night at 7:30 p.m. in the Cougar Den, UC. There
will be a professional
instructor teaching salsa moves to anyone who wishes to learn. All
faculty, staff and students are welcome to attend. Tickets ($7 per person
or $12 per couple) are being sold in
Rooms 107 and 102J, Melcher Hall. For more information, call Esmeralda
at (713) 743-4929.
Flix: Phi Alpha Delta, UH's Pre-law Society, will have Movie Night from
4 to 8 p.m. in the Bluebonnet Room, UC. There will be a short "how-to"
session on "Briefing A Case." For
more information, e-mail email@example.com.
Garage sale: The American Humanics Student Association will hold a garage
sale from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 1407 Hawthorne (at Yupon). The event will
support future non-profit
leaders. For more information, call (713) 871-1086 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Stylin': Learning Support Services will hold a "Learning Styles" workshop
from 1 to 2 p.m. in Room 328, Social Work. For more information, contact
Jan or Jenny at (713)
743-5411 or visit the Web site las.uh.edu/lss.
NOW: The National Organization of Women, UH chapter, presents punk-rock
trio The Butchies from 8 to 11 p.m. in the Houston Room, UC. Lord Douglas
Phillips will open the
show. The show is free to all UH students, faculty and staff with a
valid Cougar 1Card and $5 to the public. For more information, e-mail email@example.com
or visit the Web site
Trick or treat: Throw on your costumes and join the UC and the Wellness
Center as we celebrate a healthy Halloween at "Spookfest at the UC" from
11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the
UC Arbor. Enter the costume contest at noon with a group or as an individual
for great prizes; enjoy music with 104 KRBE, trick-or-treating for free
stuff, pumpkin painting, skull
bowling and a piñata. For more information, call (713) 743-5293
or visit the Web site www.uh.edu/ucaf.
The UH College Democrats will hold their first meeting at 7 p.m. Wednesday
in the San Jacinto Room, UC. All political parties are welcome. For more
Day in the Life: Students of all majors are needed to mentor inner-city
high school students from 8 to 11 a.m. on Nov. 9 for the Day in the Life
program sponsored by Mu Delta,
the African-American Pre-Health Association. High school students will
get a brief look into college life and information about admissions and
financial aid. For more information,
call Shuntel at (713) 440-2485.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org,
or call (713) 743-5180.
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 www.career.uh.edu.
Step one: Campus Recreation invites all students to register for Step
Aerobics in Room 102, Garrison Gymnasium. Exercises are Mondays and Wednesdays
at 7 a.m. For more
information, call (713) 743-9500.
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 email@example.com.
Get culture: The Muslim Student Association will have information booths
Wednesdays at the UC and Thursdays in the PGH Breezeway. For more information,
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 Friday,
October 26, 2001 and time, a brief description, sponsoring organizations,
location and a contact name and telephone number) to firstname.lastname@example.org,
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.