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University of Denver

 Organization

Sources

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

Citation

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

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Ann Richardson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M395
Abstract Andrea (Ann) G. Richardson is an alumnus of the University of Denver (DU), class of 1956. Ann spent many years after graduating working in the Alumni Association making and planning events for new students and old. Ann is still very involved in DU events and performances.
Dates: Other: 1976-2015

Blanche Pigott Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M370
Abstract Collection contains three K-books (1927, 1929, 1931), correspondence, publications, one felt beanie, several felt letters and insignia, and other memorabilia belonging to University of Denver alumna, Blanche Wilhelmina (Calkins) Pigott (1910-1999) (Class of 1931).
Dates: 1927 - 1931

James W. Case Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M354
Abstract James Case Colletion: James "Jim" Case (1927-2012)was born in 1927 and graduated from the University of Denver in 1950. He worked for NBC as a film producer for Howdy Doody and production assistant for Your Show of Shows, "All Star Review", and "Colgate Comedy Hour". Later in life he work for KRMA the educational station in Denver as the first program director. The collection contains personal papers, photographs, and station notes from the varios stations Case...
Dates: 1950-2006

Mary Dorcas (Ward) Walker Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M389
Abstract The papers contain Mary (Ward) Walker’s (1925-2017) personal papers from her time as a student at the University of Denver.
Dates: 1946 - 1947

Pirkey, Janet

 Collection
Identifier: M190
Dates: Other: 1990

Vivian Greenleaf Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M436
Abstract Vivian Greenleaf papers.
Dates: 1940