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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 615 Collections and/or Records:

10-year Budgetary Plan, Department of Physics, 1960-1961

Identifier: M043.03.01.0001.0025
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: The Bryon Cohn subseries University of Denver Administrative materials contains correspondence, course information, budget information and fire damage data.
Dates: 1960-1961

Academics, circa 1985

Identifier: U201.03.0011.0015
Abstract 6 black and white prints of University of Denver students engaged in various academic pursuits, including a group portrait of an Elementary Algebra class on May 21, 1889; Professor Mario Iona discusses magnetic field lines surrounding a Helmholtz coil with physics students; art students posing with posters for an "Art of the South Seas" show at the Denver Art Museum; political science student posing at typewriter with map of Denver and campaign poster; anthropology student working with...
Dates: circa 1985

Accrual to Faculty Senate Records, U303, and DU Publications.

Identifier: 2016.115
Dates: 1976; 1981 - 1983

Action by the Executive Committee of the University of Denver Senate, 1970 May 9

Identifier: U219.03.0003.0010.00006
Abstract Statement of the Senate Executive Committee supporting sending a university delegation to Washington to confer with government officials about involvement in Indochina and force used in campus unrest.
Dates: 1970 May 9

AcU Bus. Adm. - Faculty and Staff, 1969-1992

Identifier: U201.01.0047.0002
Abstract Contains black and white photographic prints, negatives, and contact sheets of business administration department faculty and staff.
Dates: 1969-1992

AcU Bus. Admin. - Faculty and Staff, 1940-1990

Identifier: U201.01.0047.0001
Abstract Contains black and white photographic prints, negatives, and contact sheets of faculty in the business administration department at the University of Denver.
Dates: 1940-1990

ACU - Law - Classes

Identifier: U201.01.0135.0016
Abstract Black and white negative of a law class at the University of Denver.
Dates: 1864-

AcU - Law Photo Faculty, 1959-1999

Identifier: U201.01.0058.0015
Abstract Contains black and white images, negatives and contact sheets of images relating to law faculty.
Dates: 1959-1999