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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 June 3, 1995, 1995 June 3

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Identifier: U138.0006.0022.00001
Overview Program for the University of Denver doctoral, graduate and undergraduate commencement ceremony, June 3, 1995. Honorary degree recipients: Noel Ginsburg, Doctor of Humane Letters, a native Coloradan and president of Container Industries, Inc.; Carolyn Jaffe, Doctor of Humane Letters, she is the co-founder of the Hospice of Metro Denver; Gerald M. Levin, Doctor of Humane Letters. Remarks were given by Gerald M. Levin. The closing remarks were given by Daniel L. Ritchie, Chancellor of the...
Dates: 1995 June 3

University of Denver Commencement Program June 3, 2000, 2000 June 3

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Identifier: U138.0006.0032.00001
Overview Program for the University of Denver doctoral, graduate and undergraduate commencement ceremony, June 3, 2000. Honorary degree recipients: A.J. Kauvar, Doctor of Humane Letters; Bill Owens, Doctor of Public Service, he was sworn in as Colorado's 40th Governor in January 1999; Reverend Michael J. Sheeran, S.J., Doctor of Humane Letters. Remarks were given by Bill Owens, Governor, State of Colorado. The closing remarks were given by Daniel L. Ritchie, Chancellor of the University.
Dates: 2000 June 3

University of Denver Commencement Program June 3, 2005, 2005 June

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Identifier: U138.0006.0039.00001
Overview Program for the University of Denver doctoral, graduate and undergraduate commencement ceremony, June 3, 2005 and undergraduate commencement ceremony, June 4, 2005. Honorary degree recipients: Carol M. Moore, Doctor of Humane Letters; Michael B. Enzi, Doctor of Public Service. The remarks were given by Daniel L. Ritchie, Chancellor of the University of Denver.
Dates: 2005 June

University of Denver Commencement Program June 3, 2005, 2005 August

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Identifier: U138.0006.0039.00002
Overview Program for the University of Denver doctoral, graduate and undergraduate commencement ceremony, June 3, 2005, and undergraduate commencement ceremony, June 4, 2005. Honorary degree recipient: Zhang Xinsheng, Doctor of Eduation; remarks by: James R, Davis. Robert D. Coombe, Chancellor of the University of Denver.
Dates: 2005 August

University of Denver Commencement Program June 4, 1994, 1994 June 4

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Identifier: U138.0006.0019.00001
Overview Program for the University of Denver doctoral, graduate and undergraduate commencement ceremony, June 4, 1994. Honorary degree recipients: John G. Welles, Doctor of Humane Letters; Duain Wolfe, Doctor of Fine Arts. Remarks were given by Timothy E. Wirth, Counselor of the Department of State. The closing remarks were given by Daniel L. Ritchie, Chancellor of the University.
Dates: 1994 June 4

University of Denver Commencement Program June 4, 2004, 2004 June

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Identifier: U138.0006.0038.00001
Overview Program for the University of Denver doctoral, graduate and undergraduate commencement ceremony, June 4, 2004 and undergraduate commencement ceremony, June 5, 2004. Honorary degree recipients: Njabulo S. Ndebele, Doctor of Education; Richard C. Notebaert, Doctor of Public Service and Chairman and Chief Executive Officer for Qwest Communications International, Inc.. Remarks were given by: Richard C. Notebaert. Closing remarks were given by Daniel L. Ritchie, Chancellor of the University.
Dates: 2004 June

University of Denver Commencement Program June 5, 1993, 1993 June 5

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Identifier: U138.0006.0017.00001
Overview Program for the University of Denver doctoral, graduate and undergraduate commencement ceremony, June 5, 1993. Honorary degree recipients: John E. Echohawk, Doctor of Humane Letters; William C. Kurtz, Jr., Doctor of Humane Letters; Sylvia B. Ortega Salazar, Doctor of Education. Remarks were given by Sylvia B. Ortega Salazar, Rector, Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana. Closing remarks were given by: Daniel L. Ritchie, Chancellor of the University.
Dates: 1993 June 5

University of Denver Commencement Program June 5, 1999, 1999 June 5

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Identifier: U138.0006.0030.00001
Overview Program for the University of Denver doctoral, graduate and undergraduate commencement ceremony, June 5, 1999. Honorary degree recipients: Es'kia Mphahlele, Doctor of Humane Letters; Michele Tolela Myers, Doctor of Education. Remarks were given by Michele Tolela Myers. The closing remarks were given by Daniel L. Ritchie, Chancellor of the University.
Dates: 1999 June 5

University of Denver Commencement Program June 6, 1987, 1987 June 6

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Identifier: U138.0005.0014.00001
Overview Program for the University of Denver doctoral, graduate and undergraduate commencement ceremony, June 6, 1987. Honorary degrees recipients: Thompson Marsh, Doctor of Humane Letters; Emil Hecht, Doctor of Humane Letters; Elie Wiesel, Doctor of Humane Letters. Closing remarks given by: Dwight M. Smith, Chancellor of the University.
Dates: 1987 June 6

University of Denver Commencement Program June 6, 1992, 1992 June 6

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Identifier: U138.0006.0012.00001
Overview Program for the University of Denver doctoral, graduate and undergraduate commencement ceremony, June 6, 1992. Honorary degree recipients: Harold M. Agnew, Doctor of Public Service; Ferdinand (Fritz) and Betty B. Knoebel, Doctor of Public Service; John C. Malone, Doctor of Humane Letters; William Clinton Olson, Doctor of Humane Letters; R.E. (Ted) Turner, Doctor of Humane Letters. Remarks were given by R.E. Turner. closing remarks were given by Daniel L. Ritchie, Chancellor of the University.
Dates: 1992 June 6