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The first reference to Colorado Seminary was in The Rocky Mountain News of November 27, 1862: “ a board of Trustees, composed of the solid men of Denver, has been organized to superintend the erection of a seminary building… for an academic education.”
Sources Breck, "From the Rockies to the World"
University of Denver votes to adopt quarter system in 1929.
Sources "University Adopts New Quarter Plan; Vote Unanimous," The Denver Clarion, vol. 34, no. 19, November 26, 1929, 1.
First year Hillel organization features full programming at DU


Jan. 30, 1974, letter to faculty, U172._.0003, Hillel folder

Found in 46512 Collections and/or Records:

01 XC, 2001

Identifier: U300.04.0396.0028
Overview University of Denver (DU) Pioneers cross country rosters, schedule, and meet results from 2001.

04-05 Season Womens Tennis, 2004-2005

Identifier: U300.06.0046.00205
Scope and Contents The bulk of the records in this collection have been generated by the Media Relations unit, which is an administrative unit within the University of Denver Division of Athletics and Recreation. These records include: media guides, game programs, team rosters, press releases, photographs, and related promotional materials.

'05 SBC Volleyball, 2005

Identifier: U300.06.0046.00020
Overview University of Denver (DU) Pioneers women's volleyball photographs from 2005.

10-year Budgetary Plan, Department of Physics, 1960-1961

Identifier: M043.03.01.0001.0025
Scope and Contents The Bryon Cohn subseries University of Denver Administrative materials contains correspondence, course information, budget information and fire damage data.

10th-20th High School Invitational Results, between 1959-1968

Identifier: U300.04.0396.0024
Overview University of Denver (DU) High School Invitational Swimming and Diving Championships meet results between 1959-1968.

10th Anniversary DU Athletic Hall of Fame, 2006 October 19

Identifier: U300.07.0429.00016
Overview University of Denver (DU) Pioneers athletics hall of fame ceremony from 2006.

126th Founders Day Plate, 1990 March 3

Identifier: M149.04.0004.00016
Overview White china plate with gold rim, red circle around center part with gold writing: ''126th - DU Seal - Founder's Day March 3, 1990.''

14th Annual NCAA Hockey Championships D.U. Arena, 1961 March 16-18

Identifier: U300.05.0410.00010
Overview Program for the 14th annual NCAA Hockey Championships held at the University of Denver in the Field House Arena in Denver, Colorado from March 16-18, 1961. Program features team rosters, coaching staffs, statistics, and schedule.

14th annual NCAA Ice Hockey Championships, D.U. arena, March 16, 17, 18, 1961, 1961 March 16-18

Identifier: U300.05.0419.00003
Overview NCAA Hockey Championships program from March 16-18, 1961 for games featuring Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute vs. St. Lawrence University and University of Minnesota vs. University of Denver. Program features rosters for all four teams, Chancellor Alter's greeting, greeting note from governor Steve McNichols, photographs of NCAA tournament officials, 1961 tournament committee, essay on the skating, essays on the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), NCAA Tournament Records, essay on...

17th Annual NCAA Hockey Championships, 1961 March 16-18

Identifier: U300.05.0410.00011
Overview Program for the 17th annual NCAA Hockey Championships held at the University of Denver in the Field House Arena in Denver, Colorado from March 19-21, 1964. Program features team rosters, coaching staffs, statistics, and schedule.