Readin' and Ritin': Inprint Incorporated
and the UH creative writing program will hold an evening with U.S. Poet
Laureate Billy Collins
and Haitian-American writer Edwidge Danticat
as part of the Margaret Root Brown Houston Reading Series at 7:30 p.m.
at the Cullen Performance Hall. Students and senior citizens get in free;
others may offer a $5 donation. For more information, visit the Web site
Let's talk about sex: The Black Student
Union will meet at 7 p.m. in the Cougar Den, UC for fun, games and a discussion
opposite sex. For more information, contact
Aaronia at (713) 743-7576.
ALD-PES: The Alpha Lamda Delta and Phi
Eta Sigma Honor Societies will hold their last meeting of the semester
at 6 p.m. in the Tejas
Room, UC. The meeting will be used to
finalize plans for ice skating, social and Thanksgiving community service
events. An alternate
meeting will be held at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday.
For more information, contact Shea at (713) 748-3585.
Information and caffeine: The UH Office
of Development will give away coffee and information about Cougar Challenge
from 9:30 to
11 a.m. in the PGH Breezeway. For more
information, contact Ruth at (713) 743-8852 or visit the Web site www.uh.edu/development.
Cheap eats: Students from UH's nutrition
program invite everyone to enjoy Greek cuisine from noon to 1 p.m. in the
lobby. The cost of the lunch is $5 and
includes a Greek salad, grilled chicken stuffed pita (or spinach/feta pita),
chocolate baklava and iced tea. Seating
is first-come, first-served and take-out meals are available. For more
information, visit the
Web site www.tech.uh.edu/hdcs/cafe.htm
or call (713) 743-4110.
Good teeth: Delta Delta Sigma, the pre-dental
society, will hold its last meeting of the semester in Room 117, Science
& Research I.
Officer elections for Spring 2002 will
be discussed and refreshments will be served. For more information, call
Sell, sell, sell: The Program for Excellence
in Selling will have its Sixth Annual Recruiting Mixer from 5 to 8 p.m.
in the Athletic/Alumni
Center. Houston's top companies will be
attending to seek out students to fill sales positions. The event is open
to all students. For
more information, visit the Web site marketing.cba.uh.edu/sales.
Biryani and kabaab: The Muslim Students
Association invites all students to attend a Muslim/Christian dialogue
held at 4:30 p.m. in
the Oberholtzer Ballroom. Dinner will
be served after maghrib prayers. For more information, e-mail Mohammad
Thanksgiving: Tickets are now on sale for
the First Annual Thanksgiving Feast: An Old Fashion Texas Thanksgiving
Buffet, to be held
Nov. 19 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the
Houston Room, UC. Tickets are $12.95 and are on sale now through Nov. 14
in Room 282, UC.
Reservations are required and seating
is limited. For more information, call (713) 743-5280 or visit www.uh.edu/ucaf
for the complete
Scholarships: UH Child Care Center scholarship
applications are available for Spring 2002 at the Child Care Center now
16. If you are in need of child care fee
assistance, this opportunity is for you. For more information about the
scholarships and the
Child Care Center, call (713) 743-5480
or visit www.uh.ed/ucaf/ccce.
Sing the Word: Good News Gospel Choir welcomes
you to come out for Bible study and rehearsal at 6 p.m. Fridays in the
Room, UC. For more information, call Karla
at (713) 440-2038.
Jumuah: The Muslims Students Association
holds jumuah prayers at 1:30 p.m. in Oberholtzer. Food will be sold and
basketball will be
played after the prayers. For more information,
e-mail Mohammad at email@example.com.
Career students: University Career Services
offers workshops weekly on résumé writing, interviewing techniques,
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.
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 Monday,
November 5th. 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.