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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 206 Collections and/or Records:

University of Denver (Colorado Seminary) Commencement Program, Ninety-fifth Year, 1959 August 14

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Identifier: U138.0002.0012.00001
Abstract Program for the University of Denver undergraduate, graduate and doctoral commencement ceremony, August Fourteenth, 1959 at Ten o'Clock. Honorary degree recipient: Ina Teresa Aulls, Doctor of Humane Letters. Conferring of degrees: Chancellor Chester M. Alter. The commencement address was given by Chancellor Chester M. Alter.
Dates: 1959 August 14

University of Denver (Colorado Seminary) Commencement Program, Ninety-fifth year, 1960 June 10

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Identifier: U138.0002.0013.00001
Abstract Program for the University of Denver undergraduate, graduate and doctoral commencement ceremony, June tenth,1960 at seven-thirty o'Clock. Honorary degree recipients: Louis Tomlinson Benezet, Doctor of Laws; Jean Sala Breitenstein, Doctor of Laws; Pyke Johnson, Doctor of Public Service; Alton Ellegood Lowe, Doctor of Laws; Aksel Nielsen, Doctor of Public Service. Conferring of degrees: Chancellor Chester M. Alter.
Dates: 1960 June 10

University of Denver (Colorado Seminary) Commencement Program, Ninety-first year, 1955 June 10

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Identifier: U138.0002.0003.00001
Abstract Program for the University of Denver undergraduate, graduate and doctoral commencement ceremony, June Tenth, 1955. Honorary degree recipients: Otto Karl Bach, Doctor of Humanities; Lucius Ward Bannister, Doctor of Laws; Adolph Kiesler, Doctor of Public Service; Clarence Frederick Lea, Doctor of Laws; Amos Alonzo Stagg, Doctor of Public Service. Conferring of degrees and awards: Chancellor Chester M. Alter.
Dates: 1955 June 10

University of Denver (Colorado Seminary) Commencement Program, Ninety-first Year, 1955 August 19

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Identifier: U138.0002.0004.00001
Abstract Program for the University of Denver undergraduate, graduate and doctoral commencement ceremony, August Nineteenth, 1955. Honorary degree recipients: Frederica LeFevre Bellamy, Doctor of Public Service. Conferring of degrees: chancellor Chester M. Alter. The commencement address was given by Chancellor Chester M. Alter.
Dates: 1955 August 19

University of Denver (Colorado Seminary) Commencement Program, Ninety-fourth Year, 1958 June 6

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Identifier: U138.0002.0009.00001
Abstract Program for the University of Denver undergraduate, graduate and doctoral commencement ceremony, June Sixth, 1958 at Seven-thirty o'Clock. Honorary degree recipients: Robert Wilbur Steele, Doctor of Laws; Alfred Hamlin Washburn, Doctor of Science; Malcolm Glenn Wyer, Doctor of Laws. Conferring of degrees: Chancellor Chester M. Alter.
Dates: 1958 June 6

University of Denver (Colorado Seminary) Commencement Program, Ninety-fourth Year, 1958 August 15

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Identifier: U138.0002.0010.00001
Abstract Program from the University of Denver undergraduate, graduate and doctoral commencement ceremony, August fifteenth, 1958 at Ten o'clock. Honorary degree recipients: Florence Windsor Hutsinpillar, Doctor of Humane Letters; Maurice B. Mitchell, Doctor of Laws. Conferring of degrees: Chancellor Chester M. Alter. The commencement address was given by Chancellor Chester M. Alter.
Dates: 1958 August 15

University of Denver (Colorado Seminary) Commencement Program, Ninety-second Year, 1956 June 8

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Identifier: U138.0002.0005.00001
Abstract Program for the University of Denver undergraduate, graduate and doctoral commencement ceremony, June Eighth, 1956. Honorary degree recipients: Haslett Platt Burke, Doctor of Laws; Walker Van Riper, Doctor of Science; George Carl Wilsnack, Doctor of Science. Conferring of degrees: Chancellor Chester M. Alter.
Dates: 1956 June 8

University of Denver (Colorado Seminary) Commencement Program, Ninety-third Year, 1957 June 14

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Identifier: U138.0002.0007.00001
Abstract Program for the University of Denver undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral commencement ceremony, June Fourteenth,1957 at Seven-thirty o'Clock. Honorary degree recipients: Heber Reece Harper, Doctor of Public Service; Edwin Carl Johnson, Doctor of Laws; Eugene Donald Millikin, Doctor of Laws; William Edgeworth Morgan, Doctor of Laws; Henry Leonard Weiss, Doctor of Divinity. Conferring of Degrees: Chancellor Chester M. Alter.
Dates: 1957 June 14

University of Denver (Colorado Seminary) Commencement Program, Ninety-third Year, 1957 August 23

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Identifier: U138.0002.0008.00001
Abstract Program for the University of Denver undergraduate, graduate and doctoral commencement ceremony, August Twenty-third, 1957 at Ten o'Clock. Honorary degree recipients: Wilbur McClure Alter, Doctor of Laws; Abraham David Hannath Kaplan, Doctor of Public Service; Willis McDonald Tate, Doctor of Laws. Conferring of degrees: Chancellor Chester M. Alter. The commencement address was given by Chancellor Chester M. Alter.
Dates: 1957 August 23

University of Denver (Colorado Seminary) Commencement Program,Eighty-fifth Year, 1949 August 26

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Identifier: U138.0001.0045.00003
Abstract Program for the University of Denver undergraduate, graduate and doctoral commencement ceremony, August Twenty-sixth,1949. Honorary degree recipients: Mr. Saul Caston, Doctor of Music; Mr. Burnham Hoyt, Doctor of Fine Arts. Conferring of degrees in course: Chancellor Alfred C. Nelson. The commencement address was given by Dr. Alfred C. Nelson.
Dates: 1949 August 26