University of Denver
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
CitationJan. 30, 1974, letter to faculty, U172._.0003, Hillel folder
Found in 222 Collections and/or Records:
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.