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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:

Joel S. Cohen Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M298
Dates: Other: 1970-1980

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

Kathleen McKenzie Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M293
Dates: Other: Date Not Yet Determined

Kynewisbok Records

 Collection
Identifier: U343
Overview Kynewisbok (K-book) is the University of Denver yearbook.
Dates: Existence: 1898-2004

Languages and Literature Records

 Collection
Identifier: U069
Overview Collection contains applications for German professorship from the Department of Language and Literature at the University of Denver.
Dates: Other: Date Not Yet Determined

Living and Learning Communities (LLCs)

 Collection
Identifier: U352
Overview The University of Denver's Living and Learning Communities (LLCs) are theme-based academic and residential communities that foster relationships and support among like-minded DU students. The collection contains various items and materials related to the programming of the various communities.
Dates: 2015

Marcy M. Marconi Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M239
Overview

Marcy M. Marconi was a History Major at the University of Denver in 1989 when she contacted numerous women who had graduated from DU during the 1920s and asked them to fill out a questionnaire about being a female student at DU during that time. This small collection consists of 35 quesionnaires filled out by the alumnae.

Dates: 1989

Martin M. Weitz Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M274
Overview

In 1977 Dr. Weitz was the coordinator and guiding force for a Congress on Science and Ethics held at the University of Denver. The Congress brought together participants from science, religion and medicine to discuss relavant topics. The Martin M. Weitz papers document that Congress.

Dates: 1960-1988

Mary Dorcas (Ward) Walker Papers

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

Media Services Records

 Collection
Identifier: U306
Overview Media Services records.
Dates: Other: 1942-1989