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Students of the University of Houston. Houstonian 1992 - Closing. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. University of Houston Digital Library. Web. April 21, 2014. http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/yearb/item/19684/show/19682.

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Students of the University of Houston. Houstonian 1992 - Closing. Houstonian Yearbook Collection. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. Retrieved from http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/yearb/item/19684/show/19682

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Students of the University of Houston, Houstonian 1992 - Closing, Houstonian Yearbook Collection, Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries, accessed April 21, 2014, http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/yearb/item/19684/show/19682.

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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 Closing
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  • Students of the University of Houston
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  • University of Houston
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Transcript upon her appointment to UH, creating the Texas Center for University School Partnerships, a research and outreach program designed to assess national school reform efforts and disseminate the results of the successful programs across the country. Her accomplishments at UH r-> 1 ' i /xt i W ri-n • • t r -k Editor's Note: This is a segment of Marguerite Ross Barnett's Obituary. The Memorial Service was held on March 1, 1992 in the Cullen Performance Hall. Hundred of students and faculty mourned the lost of our president. "We can either be bystanders to a passing twenty-first century historical drama of heroic proportions, or we can be leaders." Marguerite R. Barnett, President, University of Houston, 1990-1992 -m, marguerite R. Barnett became the eighth president of UH of September 1, 990. A national leader in higher education, she was dedicated to the emergence of urban public colleges and universities as the backbone of American higher education in the future. Dr. Barnett came to UH following a prestigious academic career. She received her B.A. from Anticok College and her M.A. and Ph.D. in political science from the University of Chicago. Three years later, she was named Chancellor of the University of Missouri-St. Louis where she established the nationally recognized Bridge Program, named the outstanding public school initiative in the nation last year by the American Council on Education. President Barnett continued her commitment to public schools were wide-ranging, and include: -The development and announcement of the largest individual donation in higher education history ever presented to a public university in a single year, $51.4 million from alumni John and Rebecca Moores. -The creation of the Texas Center for Environmental Studies in Fall 1991 to address concerns for the nation's environment through multidisciplinary research and educational service activities in history, law, engineering, science, business, and communication. -The recruitment and creation of UH's first university-wide external community support organization, the Friends of the University of Houston. -The development of the first University of Houston Report to the Community to give the people in the Houston area an annual look at the university and its programs. Last year President George Bush appointed Dr. Barnett to serve on the President's Commission on the Environmental Quality, as one of only two academic representatives on the national commission. Born in Charlottesville, Virginia, May 21, 1942, Marguerite R. Barnett died of complications from cancer on Wednesday, February 26, 1992. Dr. Barnett is survived by her husband, Walter King, her daughter, Amy Barnett, and her mother, Mary Eubanks. /Tt her memorial service held on campus the Good News Gospel performed Still Away/ I Didn't Come To Stay in her memory.Photo by Noel Stone. President Marguerite Ross Barnett 1942-1992 Closing Barnett