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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 134 Collections and/or Records:

Continuing Education Program Records

 Collection
Identifier: U023
Overview The University of Denver has offered continuing education throughout the years, managed by a variety of academic units. This collection gathers reports, publications, and promotional materials related to continuing education at the University, including afternoon, evening, and weekend classes.
Dates: Other: 1947-1990

Convocation

 Collection
Identifier: U148
Overview Collection contains Convocations from the University of Denver from 1964 through 1990.
Dates: Other: 1972-1977

Credit Union

 Collection
Identifier: U150
Overview Collection contains information on the Credit Union at the University of Denver.
Dates: Other: Date Not Yet Determined

Cree-Weiser Families Genealogical Material

 Collection
Identifier: M133
Overview

The Cree and Weiser families were associated both as pioneers in Georgetown, Colorado and as early supporters of the University of Denver. John Cree was a Methodist minister, a founding trustee of the University of Denver (Colorado Seminary), and Postmaster of Georgetown. Dr. Reuben Bossart Weiser was a Colorado State Senator, Georgetown dentist, and Dean of D.U. Dental College. The papers contain biographical and genealogical material about those men and their families.

Dates: 1840-1980

Dana Ruzickova Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M441
Overview This collection contains a scrapbook created by Dana Ruzickova during 1983-1984. It was determined that this scrapbook belongs to Dana due to a large number of photographs of her; there are some of her injured, with a notation that indicates she was preparing for a period of "TV and boredom." There are also photographs of her trip to Denmark. To cross-check, the K-book from 1983 was consulted for photographs of the 1983 tennis team.
Dates: Other: 1983-1984

Degrees

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

Denver Urban Observatory Records

 Collection
Identifier: U156
Overview

The University of Denver was a participant in the Urban Observatory, a collaboration of city officials and colleges and universities to study the research resources and needs of an urban city. The project began in 1970 with support from the National League of Cities and funding from various Federal Agencies. The reports of the project describe the economic and social situation in Denver, studying attitudes of the citizens to various urban problems.

Dates: 1969-1981

Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures Records

 Collection
Identifier: U035
Overview Collection contains documents, clippings, memos, correspondence, publications, and financial papers relating to the Depeartment of Foreign Languages and Literatures.
Dates: Other: Date Not Yet Determined

Department of Geography Records

 Collection
Identifier: U036
Overview Collection contains publications, correspondence, clippings, and documents relating to the Department of Geography.
Dates: Other: Date Not Yet Determined

Department of History Records

 Collection
Identifier: U041
Overview Collection contains slides, programs, booklets, bibliographies, department minutes, memos, and student papers related to the Department of History at the University of Denver.
Dates: Other: Date Not Yet Determined