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By Nathan Lindstrom/The Daily Cougar

Eye like it: Eddy Contreras, a third-year optometry student, fits a pair of prescription glasses for Charlene Prurtt, 11, at the UH School of Optometry on Thursday.


Lawmakers address juvenile justice
State lawmakers and proponents of social justice spoke at a Town Hall meeting at the UH Law School on Thursday about the current state of the Texas Youth Commission and the treatment of juvenile offenders who are certified as adults in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. 

Evil squirrels pose dilemmas
The other day, I was conducting negotiations with the squirrels (a US-brokered Cheetos-for-peace arrangement is nearing its final stages), when conversation moved to the once-and-future war on Iraq.

Lady Cougars try to sharpen claws
Last weekend was supposed to be a turning point for the Lady Cougars. After dropping their consecutive games to Louisville and Cincinnati on Friday and Sunday, Houston hoped to rebound with two wins at home over Charlotte and East Carolina at home.

Brasil has the vibe for java crowd
Coffee shops have become popular in Houston within the past few years. People flock to them to study, grab a quick wake-up drink or just hang out for a plane old good time. 

Cougar Comics

Campus Spotlight

Volume 68, Issue 86, Friday, January 31, 2003


Lawmakers address juvenile justice

UC access to be discussed today

U.N. delegates meet despite alarm 


Evil squirrels pose dilemmas

Bush's speech unrealistic hype

Staff Editorial

Editorial Cartoon


Lady Cougars try to sharpen claws

Coogs eye No. 1 spot in National Division

UH wants to eat Rice, gig Aggies 

Tennis heads to the Big D to face TMU, SMU

Softball starts '03 away vs. bobcats

Arts & Entertainment

Brasil has the vibe for java crowd 

'The Recruit ' puts actors and audience to the test

'Breakdown' heats up on major label

Soundtrack flows with action

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