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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 222 Collections and/or Records:

The Denver Clarion, vol. 74, issue 75, 1970 May 15

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Identifier: clarion_v074i75_19700515
Overview Guard meets little resistance in raid. Woodstock yields to police, flowers. Students advocate Mitchell resignation. Students confer with newsmen. Meeting.
Dates: 1970 May 15

The Denver Clarion, vol. 76, issue 26, 1971 November 8

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Identifier: clarion_v076i26_19711108
Overview Ten thousand march against Vietnam War. Private funding to DU rises. Parents weekend begins Thursday; Allen, Pearson to coordinate event.
Dates: 1971 November 8

The Denver Clarion, vol. 77, issue 34, 1972 November 15

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Identifier: clarion_v077i34_19721115
Overview New interim term courses offered. CCF’s future uncertain; may see mothballs soon. March set for Saturday by anti-war coalitions.
Dates: 1972 November 15

The Unsatisfied Man: A Review of Colorado Journalism, 1970 September

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Identifier: U219.03.0005.0012.00001
Overview Periodical with several articles about Woodstock West and media coverage of the protest.
Dates: 1970 September

To Members of the University Community, 1970 May 13

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Identifier: U219.03.0003.0003.00001
Overview Letter to Members of the University Community from Chancellor Maurice Mitchell explaining the events on campus that took place in the preceding days.
Dates: 1970 May 13

University of Denver Clarion, 1970 May 6

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Identifier: U219.03.0005.0002.00001
Overview University of Denver Clarion for May 6, 1970. Front page news articles include piece on deaths at Kent State University, and student strike at the University of Denver.
Dates: 1970 May 6

University of Denver Woodstock West Protester Draws on Fabric, May 5th-13th 1970

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Identifier: M473.01.001.0008
Overview University of Denver (DU)protester draws a raised fist, or clenched fist, generally symbolizing power or support- as part of a multi-day Vietnam War protest nicknamed "Woodstock West" that took both on the DU campus and downtown Denver, Colorado. Protesters mourn the killings of four students on the Kent State University campus days earlier.
Dates: May 5th-13th 1970

University of Denver Woodstock West Protester in Picket Line Outside General Classroom Building, May 5th-13th 1970

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Identifier: M473.01.001.0005
Overview Close up of a University of Denver (DU)protester, who walks in a line of marching Participants- as part of a multi-day Vietnam War protest nicknamed "Woodstock West" that took both on the DU campus and downtown Denver, Colorado. Protesters mourn the killings of four students on the Kent State University campus days earlier.
Dates: May 5th-13th 1970

University Park News, 1970 May 28

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Identifier: U219.03.0005.0003.00001
Overview University Park News front page clipping for May 28, 1970 issue. Top news story on the front page communicates Chancellor Maurice B. Mitchell's views on campuses "being used as protected sanctuaries from which the outside society can be destroyed."
Dates: 1970 May 28

Unpublished Mitchell Reaction to All University Referendum, 1970

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Identifier: U219.03.0003.0004.00002
Overview Chancellor Mitchell's reaction to All University Referendum on Chancellor Mitchell's actions during Woodstock West, together with the results. He notes that he is responsible to the Board of Trustees. The statement was never issued.
Dates: 1970