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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


Jan. 30, 1974, letter to faculty, U172._.0003, Hillel folder

Found in 211 Collections and/or Records:

Flier Encouraging War Dissent, 1970

Identifier: U219.03.0004.0018.00001
Overview Flier on what individuals can do to show their disapproval for the war in Southeast Asia, asking: ''What Can One Person Do?''.

Flier for All University Convocation, 1970 May 08

Identifier: U219.03.0004.0013.00002
Overview Flier for All University Convocation with Chancellor Maurice B. Mitchell as the speaker.

Flier for Demonstration Against Use of Napalm, 1970 April

Identifier: U219.03.0004.0011.00015
Overview Flier for demonstration of the effects of napalm at University of Denver on Friday, April 30th.

Flier for Open University Woodstock West, 1970

Identifier: U219.03.0004.0018.00009
Overview Flier for Open University Woodstock West. Notes that there is free food, living, drink, education, dope and raps.

Flier for Out of the Woodstock Experience, 1970

Identifier: U219.03.0004.0020.00004
Overview Flier asking for a new academic structure and environment at DU.

Flier for Peace Picnic, 1970 May 14

Identifier: U219.03.0004.0016.00003
Overview Flier reads: ''Concerned About Your Future?'' advertising an after-class peace picnic.

Flier for Rally, 1970 May

Identifier: U219.03.0004.0013.00015
Overview Flier reading: ''Rally! Exercise your Right Peacably to Assemble''.

Flier for Rally and Strike, 1970 May

Identifier: U219.03.0004.0013.00013
Overview Flier for strike and rally at Carnegie Hall at 2pm. Read: ''If you care, be there''.