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Students of the University of Houston. Houstonian 1993 - Student Life. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. University of Houston Digital Library. Web. August 22, 2014. http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/yearb/item/19121/show/18930.

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Students of the University of Houston. Houstonian 1993 - Student Life. Houstonian Yearbook Collection. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. Retrieved from http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/yearb/item/19121/show/18930

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Title Houstonian 1993
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  • Students of the University of Houston
Caption The Houstonian is the official yearbook of the University of Houston.
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Title Student Life
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  • Students of the University of Houston
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  • University of Houston
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Transcript February 4 The Residence Halls Association sponsored Casino Night. Students participated in mock-style casino fun. Students were able to enjoy several Las Vegas style games including Blackjack. The event, held in the Houston Room in the University Center, benefitted Camp Cougar. Houstonian Photo. 17 fy Sister Souljah, rap artist and Afri- jl can-American rights' activist, spoke in the Houston Room of the University Center. Souljah was one of many keynote speakers in celebration of African-American History Month. Photo by Tony Bullard. 26 In a Texas-style tradition, the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo began. The two week event featured roping and riding and some down home country music. Some of the performers included Garth Brooks, George Strait, Reba McEntire and Alan Jackson. March i Students, faculty and staff gathered to attend a memorial vigil for ^ W the eighth president of UH, Mar- m I guerite Ross Barnett. Barnett, the M I first black and first female presi- iMi I dent ofUH, died in 1992 of cancer; she was 49. Barnett was known for her Creative Partnerships campaign and under her leadership, UH received a $51 million donation from John and Rebecca Moores. This was the largest donation ever given to a public university in the nation. 3 The campus-wide smoking ban went into effect. Students were upset because out of 33,000 students approximately 1,500 voted for the ban. Smokers could not smoke in any buildings. Students' Association elections were held. Students As Innovative Leaders (SAIL) sweeped the election. Jason Fuller, for SAIL, was elected president; he defeated Ciprano Romero and shane patrick boyle. 18 It was announced that students, who had not paid their rent in Cougar Place, would be evicted. This action was an attempt by the university to crack down on students that had unpaid debts. Later, UH administration eventually had to stop check cashing services on campus because of bad debts by students, faculty and staff. 29 Head Cougar Men's Basketball Coach Pat Foster resigned to accept a position at the University of Nevada; he was the 14th head coach. 62 *** Student Life