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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 8 Collections and/or Records:

Accrual: Convocation, U148

Identifier: 2016.147
Dates: 1936-05-01; 1937-05-07


Identifier: U129
Abstract Collection contains scrapbooks, recordings of Convocation, mailing lists, medallions, music, Centennial pageant picture history and plans, newspaper clippings, marketing materials, brochures, correspondence, speeches, publications, lectures, alumni activities, committees, press releases, and intellectual history card files related to the Centennial celebration at the University of Denver from 1964.
Dates: Other: 1958-1965


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

Convocation, 1977

Identifier: M028.02.0007.0014
Abstract Types of Materials: report, Correspondence, memos
Dates: 1977

Dean's Remarks at TWC Convocation 2004, 2004 September 24

Identifier: U109.01.0001.0077
Abstract This folder contains a transcript notes for the TWC convocation in 2004.
Dates: 2004 September 24

Dean's Remarks, Fall Convocation 2006, 9/23/2006, 2006 September 23

Identifier: U109.01.0001.0095
Abstract This folder contains notes and documents pertaining to Michele ''Mike'' Bloom's speech at the Fall Convocation in 2006.
Dates: 2006 September 23

The Denver Clarion, vol. 74, issue 72, 1970 May 8

Identifier: clarion_v074i72_19700508
Abstract Convocation scheduled. Students stage vigil in memoriam of Kent dead. Nader calls for consumer power. Student Senate urges administration strike. NYU issues media demands.
Dates: 1970 May 8

TWC Convocation - Dean's Address, 9/24/2005, 2005 September 24

Identifier: U109.01.0001.0089
Abstract This folder contains a transcript of Michele ''Mike'' Bloom's address at the 2005 convocation.
Dates: 2005 September 24