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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 211 Collections and/or Records:

Chancellor Maurice B. Mitchell Received Message from the White House, 1970 May 9

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Identifier: U219.03.0003.0003.00007
Overview Press release that Chancellor Maurice B. Mitchell received message from the White House indicating that the President hoped peace would be maintained on campus.

Chancellor Maurice B. Mitchell Received Message from the White House, 1970 May 9

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Identifier: U219.03.0003.0003.00008
Overview Press release that Chancellor Maurice B. Mitchell received message from the White House indicating that the President hoped peace would be maintained on campus. Chancellor Mitchell made recommendations that a University delegation be sent to Washington to express concerns on the war in Indo-China and that a task force be created to increase involvement of universities in solutions.

Chancellor Mitchell Made the Following Release, 1970 May 7

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Identifier: U219.03.0003.0003.00003
Overview Press release from Chancellor Mitchell stating the University's position on student protests. A key paragraph states: ''Our position is that students have and should have this opportunity to express their concern about these events. The institution does not plan to interfere in any way with the students' right of expression on this or other issues. On the other hand, those students who desire to attend classes have paid their tuition and other costs on the basis that classes will be held....

Chancellor Mitchell's Statement, 1970 May 13

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Identifier: U219.03.0003.0003.00009
Overview Press release from Chancellor Mitchell regarding the actions taken by the Denver Police and National Guard and the provocation by the students.

Chronology of National Guard on Campus, 1970 May

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Identifier: U219.03.0003.0001.00002
Overview Unattributed chronology of National Guard on Campus, beginning with the morning and ending at 6:02 pm with the dismantling of Woodstock West.

College of Arts and Sciences Faculty Meeting Minutes, 1970 May 19

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Identifier: U219.03.0004.0001.00001
Overview Minutes of a faculty meeting of the College of Arts and Sciences. Among other items on the agenda, student grade options for spring quarter 1970 were discussed and several options recommended.

Community Statement, 1970

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Identifier: U219.03.0004.0018.00002
Overview Flier stating that bomb threats had been made against the General Classroom Building and that a bomb had been thrown at DRI. The writers do not condone such actions and, in fact, they increase the likelihood that the police or troops will be called in.

Compilation of Writings about Woodstock West, 1970

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Identifier: U219.03.0004.0022.00002
Overview Collection of ideas, raps, newsbits, dreams and the rest was open to any Woodstock West people to record their opinions and thoughts.

Defense Fund Procedures, 1970 May

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Identifier: U219.03.0004.0009.00002
Overview Defense fund procedures: to assist non-students who are in jail. AUSA will loan students funds to post bail.

Demonstrators' Rights, 1970 May

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Identifier: U219.03.0004.0008.00009
Overview Demonstrators' rights compiled by DU Legal Marshalls, giving information about what to do if arrested.