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By Nathan Lindstrom/The Daily Cougar

Slam dunk: A student throws at a dunking booth Thursday during the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers' 25th annual chili cook-off behind the Cullen College of Engineering building. In addition to job recruiters, the event featured amusements like a table tennis tournament, tug-of-war and a slide-rule contest.


2,984 votes counted in student elections
The Student Government Association general election ended Thursday with a total of 2,984 votes cast during the two days of polling, the SGA Election Commission said. The election results will be announced at noon today in the University Center Underground's World Affairs Lounge.

Bush's space plan simply political posturing
John Glenn stepped up and told President Bush what a joke his space plan is. It's about time. I knew Bush's space plan -- wanting to go to Mars on a whim and build a moon base -- was a bad idea. And I wouldn't put it past Bush to want to get the American public going about space and a fantastic mission to Mars so he could then abandon it and build up plans for the militarization of space. 

Trio of divers aim for NCAAs
Though they have carried the Cougars for most of the season, Houston's dynamic young trio will be competing for themselves when the UH swimming and diving team hosts the NCAA Zone D Diving Championships this weekend at the Campus Recreation and Wellness Center Natatorium. 

'Cabaret' comes to Houston with style
It's 1929 in dismal pre-war Berlin, and political and cultural turmoil envelops the city like a chilling fog.

Cougar Comics

Campus Spotlight

Volume 69, Issue 110, Friday, March 12, 2004


2,984 votes counted in student elections

Honors begins return to library

Editor applications due on 25th


Bush's space plan simply political posturing

Justice system too hard on battered women

Letters to the Editor

Staff Editorial

Editorial Cartoon


Trio of divers aim for NCAAs

Coogs stay tough despite schedule

Arts & Entertainment

'Cabaret' comes to Houston with style

DKM DVD is good drunken fun

'Spartan' doesn't live up to expectations

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