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Wednsday, August 29, 2001 Volume 67, Issue 6


 
 










 

 

Today

Today in history: Martin Luther King delivers his "I Have A Dream" speech in front of more than 200,000 people in Washington, D.C., 1963; Mark Spitz
wins the first of his seven Olympic gold medals, 1972; The New York Daily News publishes its final afternoon edition, 1981; John Hinckley Jr. pleads
innocent to the charge of attempting to assassinate President Ronald Reagan, 1981; The Jacksons' Victory tour breaks a record for concert ticket sales,
surpassing the $1.1 million mark, 1984; Great Britain's Prince Charles and Princess Diana officially end their 15-year marriage, 1996.

Today

Career students: University Career Services will hold a series of career development workshops beginning with a seminar on internships at 11 a.m.
on the first floor in the Student Service Center. For more information, call (713) 743-5100 or visit the Web site www.career.uh.edu.

Got the time?: Learning support services will present a "Time Management Workshop" in Rm. 328 of the Social Work Building. Anyone interested
should contact Jan or Jenny at (713) 743-5411 or visit the Web site http://las.uh.edu/lss.

Meet women: Anyone interested in sorority rush should come by the Lone Star Room in the UC from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. to meet members and learn
about the rush process. Call (713) 780-8714 or e-mail khaddox@uh.edu.

Wednesday

Join up: The League of United Latin American Citizens Council 4688 will hold a meeting inviting all students to join its organization at 8:30 p.m. For
more information visit the Web site www.lulac-uh.org, call Jose at (713) 240-3174 or e-mail lulac4688@hotmail.com.

Career students: University Career Services will hold a series of career development workshops including a seminar on video interviews at 3 p.m. on
the first floor in the Student Service Center. For more information, call (713) 743-5100 or visit the Web site www.career.uh.edu.

Mu, you all: Mu Delta, the African-American Pre-Health Association will hold an informational mixer at 6:45 p.m. in front of Harlon's Bar-B-Que in the
UC. Students can enjoy free food and meet Mu Delta members. Anyone interested should contact Jessica at (713) 705-9556, visit the Web site
www.uh.edu/mudelta or e-mail Skeksis101@aol.com.

Spread your wings: The Phi Epsilon chapter of Zeta Beta Sorority Inc. will hold an interest meeting titled "Flight of the Dove: A Journey to Sisterhood"
at 7:20 p.m. in the Spindletop Room in the University Center. Dress is business-casual attire. Anyone interested should contact Shanequa at
smanuels@netscape.net.

Thursday

Career students: University Career Services will hold a series of career development workshops including a seminar on internships at 3 p.m. on the
first floor in the Student Service Center. For more information, call (713) 743-5100 or visit the Web site www.career.uh.edu.

Friday

Jummah: The Muslim Students Association will have jummah prayers on the second floor in Oberholtzher. Khutbah begins at 1:30 p.m., with food
available for purchase following prayers. For more information, contact Irtiza at msa@uh.edu.

Oh, the humanics: The American Humanics Student Association will hold its first general meeting of the semester from noon to 1 p.m. in Rm. 439 in
the Graduate School of Social Work. For more information, contact Margaret at (713) 743-8137.

Weekend

Wax on, wax off: The UH Shotokan Karate-Kobudo club has workouts at 10 a.m. Saturday in the UC. All students, faculty and staff are welcome to join
and learn self-defense. Anyone interested should visit www.uh.edu/shotokan.

Announcement

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 www.uh.edu/~rfc.

Aye!: La Comunidad, one of UH's most prominent Latino community service organizations, will hold informational sessions 7 p.m. today and
Wednesday at the Palo Duro Room in the UC. Anyone interested should e-mail Adelina at lc_uh@yahoo.com.

Get your spirit on: Applications for the UH Ambassadors are available in Rm. 129, E. Cullen today through Friday. It's a good way for students to show
their school spirit. Anyone interested should contact Sabrina at (281) 615-8104.
 

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 Wednsday, August 29, 2001 and time, a brief description, sponsoring organizations, location and a contact name and telephone number) to dcspots@mail.uh.edu, 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 Monday. For information, call (713) 743-5361.


 
 

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