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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 Commencement Program, 1927 June 8

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Identifier: U138.0001.0021.00001
Overview Program for the University of Denver undergraduate, graduate and doctoral commencement ceremony Wednesday, the Eighth of June, 1927. Conferring degrees: Chancellor Heber Reece Harper. The commencement address was given by Dr. Will Durant.
Dates: 1927 June 8

University of Denver Commencement Program, 1928 June 6

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Identifier: U138.0001.0022.00001
Overview Program for the University of Denver undergraduate, graduate and doctoral commencement ceremony Wednesday the Sixth of June, 1928. Conferring degrees: Acting Chancellor Wilber D. Engle. The commecement address was given by Dr. Merle Smith
Dates: 1928 June 6

University of Denver Commencement Program, 1928 May 21-June 6

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Identifier: U138.0001.0022.00002
Overview Program of events for the University of Denver commencement ceremony, May Twenty-first to June Sixth, 1928. Commencement address by Dr. Merle Smith.
Dates: 1928 May 21-June 6

University of Denver Commencement Program, 1929 June 5

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Identifier: U138.0001.0023.00001
Overview Program for the University of Denver undergraduate, graduate and doctoral commencement ceremony June Fifth, Nineteen Twenty-Nine. Conferring degrees: Chancellor Frederick Maurice Hunter. The commecement address was given by the Honorable Vierling Kersey, the Superintendent of Public Instruction State of California.
Dates: 1929 June 5

University of Denver Commencement Program, 1930 June 4

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Identifier: U138.0001.0024.00001
Overview Program for the University of Denver undergraduate, graduate and doctoral commencement ceremony June Fourth,1930. Conferring degrees: Chancellor Frederick Maurice Hunter. The commecement address was given by Doctor Lotus D. Coffman, President of the University of Minnesota.
Dates: 1930 June 4

University of Denver Commencement Program, 1931 June 10

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Identifier: U138.0001.0025.00001
Overview Program for the University of Denver undergraduate, graduate and doctoral commencement ceremony June Tenth, 1931. Conferring degrees: Chancellor Frederick Maurice Hunter. The Commecement address was given by Bishop William F. McDowell.
Dates: 1931 June 10

University of Denver Commencement Program August 15, 1986, 1986 August 17

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Identifier: U138.0005.0013.00002
Overview Program for the University of Denver doctoral, graduate and undergraduate commencement ceremony, August 15, 1986. Honorary degree recipient: Franklin Lane Burns, Doctor of Humane Letters. Remarks were given by: Dwight M. Smith, Chancellor of the University.
Dates: 1986 August 17

University of Denver Commencement Program May 29, 1976, 1976 May 29

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Identifier: U138.0004.0007.00001
Overview Program for the University of Denver undergraduate, graduate and doctoral commencement ceremony, May 29, 1976. Honorary degree recipient: Mortimer J. Adler. Conferring the degrees: Maurice B. Mitchell, Chancellor of the University. The commencement address given by: Mortimer J. Adler
Dates: 1976 May 29

University of Denver Commencement Program May 31, 1980, 1980 May 31

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Identifier: U138.0005.0001.00001
Overview Program for the University of Denver doctoral, graduate and undergraduate commencement ceremony, May 31, 1980. Honorary degrees recipients: Frederick Amos Praeger, Doctor of Humane Letters, he was instrumental in founding the University of Denver's Publishing Institute; and Jessie Whaley Maxwell, Doctor of Humane Letters, she was the Colorado's first black school principal, she earned a bachelor of music and master of music education degrees from the University of Denver. Closing remarks by:...
Dates: 1980 May 31

University of Denver Commencement Program May 31, 1988, 1988 May 31

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Identifier: U138.0005.0015.00001
Overview Program for the University of Denver doctoral, graduate and undergraduate commencement ceremony, May 31, 1988. Honorary degree recipient: William D. Ford, Doctor of Laws. Closing remarks were given by: Dwight M. Smith, Chancellor of the University.
Dates: 1988 May 31