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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 3 Collections and/or Records:

Colloquium

 Collection
Identifier: U137
Overview Collection contains Colloquium materials from 1966, 1967, 1974 from the University of Denver.
Dates: Other: 1974

Degrees

 Collection
Identifier: U151
Overview Collection contains honoray degrees and PhDs from the University of Denver.
Dates: Other: Date Not Yet Determined

John Hipp Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M391
Overview Collection contains 1 framed degree for John Hipp dated July 14, 1884 from the Univeristy of Denver. Hipp was the first student to graduate with a degree from the Unievrsity of Denver. The degree is mostly in Latin and has the seal of the Univeristy in the right hand corner.
Dates: 1884 July 14