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Students of the University of Houston. Houstonian 1992 - Organizations. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. University of Houston Digital Library. Web. September 2, 2014. http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/yearb/item/19684/show/19567.

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Students of the University of Houston. Houstonian 1992 - Organizations. Houstonian Yearbook Collection. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. Retrieved from http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/yearb/item/19684/show/19567

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Title Houstonian 1992
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  • Students of the University of Houston
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Caption The Houstonian is the official yearbook of the University of Houston.
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Title Organizations
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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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  • University of Houston
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Transcript LIFE CHANGING WHILE students were gearing up for school and matching with amazement and trepidation the events taking place in the Soviet Union, one UH Law School student was taking place in the Soviet Union, one UH Law School student was taking part in the action. Negotiating a joint business venture between an American-based firm and a Soviet state organization took Marina Stephens to Leningrad just before the Soviet coup on August 19. "Saturday and Sunday we were negotiating and Monday all hell broke loose/'Stephens said. The Russian emigre graduated with a degree in journalism from UH in 1983 and is in her second year at the Bates Law School. Stephens said at first she was unsure whether she wanted to be in Russia at that particular moment. "When the announcement that the security council had taken over came out, the things they were saying and the way they were saying them reminded me too much of the Russia I left 13 years ago," she said. She said her next thought was the Russian people would not sit down and accept this new govern ment like they did in 1964 with Khrushchev, which is what the hard-liners were counting on. "The Russian people have changed a lot in the past five years. You can't give people a taste of freedom and give them a chance to prosper economically and then take it away from them without them having some thing to say about it," she said. Before it was over, Stephenssaidshefoundherself making barricades to defend theLeningradCityHallagainst the Russian army marching on the dty. Stephens said she was relieved to see the coup fail- Edna Lopez Organizations