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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 988 Collections and/or Records:

NAIA District 7 Baseball Playoffs, 1988 May 5-8

Identifier: U300.05.0470.00001
Overview 1988 NAIA Distrcit 7 men's baseball playoff program featuring rosters of teams involved including University of Denver, Western New Mexico University, New Mexico Highlands University, and Grand Canyon College. Program also includes a tournament bracket with times of the games.
Dates: 1988 May 5-8

Pioneer 2005 Annual Report University of Denver, 2005

Identifier: U300.05.0028.00034
Overview 2005 University of Denver (DU) Pioneers retrospective on the previous year in sports. Sports include men's and women's basketball, men's and women's golf, gymnastics, hockey, men's and women's lacrosse, skiing, men's and women's soccer, swimming and diving, men's and women's tennis, and volleyball. Contents of the guide include information regarding the individual sports program from the 2004-2005 year, highlights of coaches and individual players, and an outlook on the future of sports at the...
Dates: 2005

Press Release Regarding Jack Rose, 1962

Identifier: U300.05.0028.00030
Overview Press release regarding the hiring of Jack Rose in 1962. Release gives information regarding Jack Rose and his history within athletics and coaching.
Dates: 1962

Sports - Baseball, between 1980-1997

Identifier: U300.04.0400.0002
Overview Letters and appeals regarding the cessation of men's baseball as a varsity sport, memoranda, rosters, and press releases about DU men's baseball.
Dates: between 1980-1997

Sports - Baseball, between 1986-1991

Identifier: U300.04.0413.0003
Overview Fliers, program, and schedule for DU baseball camp.
Dates: between 1986-1991

Sports - Baseball/Softball, 1984-1986

Identifier: U201.01.0096.0005
Overview Black and white prints and color prints and slides of students playing baseball and softball at the University of Denver.
Dates: 1984-1986

Sports - Youth - Baseball, 1989

Identifier: U300.04.0415.0016
Overview Intramural youth baseball camp fliers.
Dates: 1989

Sports at DU Home of the Pioneers, between 1955-1958

Identifier: U300.05.0028.00033
Overview University of Denver (DU) Pioneers sports information guide for prospective students. Sports include ice hockey, men's basketball, men's skiing, men's wrestling, men's swimming, men's football, men's baseball, men's golf, men's tennis, men's track, and men's gymnastics. Contents of the guide include information regarding the individual sports program, a look at life as a student at the University of Denver (DU), and a list of academic programs.
Dates: between 1955-1958

Spring Sports at Denver U. 1949, 1949

Identifier: U300.05.0028.00032
Overview 1949 University of Denver (DU) Pioneers spring sports information guide for press, radio, and television. Sports include men's football, men's baseball, men's golf, men's tennis, and men's track. Contents of the guide include individual sport schedules, rosters, coaching staffs, records, and statistics.
Dates: 1949

Students - Orientation - Pioneers in the Rockies, 1974-2000

Identifier: U201.01.0131.0018
Overview Black and white negatives and contact sheets; and color negatives, contact sheets, and slides related to Pioneers in the Rockies activities at the University of Denver. Also includes color negatives and contact sheets related to Pioneer Honors Students at a Colorado Rockies game.
Dates: 1974-2000