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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 6, 1998, 1998 June 6

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Identifier: U138.0006.0028.00001
Overview Program for the University of Denver doctoral, graduate and undergraduate commencement ceremony, June 6, 1998. Honorary degree recipients: Tony Church, Doctor of Humane Letters and founding member and Associate Artist of the Royal Shakespeare Company; Federico F. Pena, Doctor of Public Service, he was sworn into office as the eighth united States Secretary of Energy on March 12, 1977, and served as the United States Secretary of Transportation during President Clinton's first term. Remarks were...
Dates: 1998 June 6

University of Denver Commencement Program June 7, 1986, 1986 June 7

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Identifier: U138.0005.0013.00001
Overview Program for the University of Denver doctoral, graduate and undergraduate commencement ceremony, June 7, 1986. Honorary degree recipients: Bill Daniels, Doctor of Humane Letters; Richard Douglas Lamm, Doctor of Humane Letters. Remarks were given by: Dwight M. Smith, Chancellor of the University.
Dates: 1986 June 7

University of Denver Commencement Program June 7, 1997, 1997 June 7

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Identifier: U138.0006.0026.00001
Overview Program for the University of Denver doctoral, graduate and undergraduate commencement ceremony, June 7, 1997. Honorary degree recipients: Norman R. Augustine, Doctor of Humane Letters; Winfield P. Niblo, Doctor of Humane Letters; Fabio Roversi-Monaco, Doctor of Eduication; Sister Mary Luke Tobin, Doctor of Public service. Remarks were given by Norman R. Augustine. The closing remarks were give by Daniel L. Ritchie, Chancellor of the University.
Dates: 1997 June 7

University of Denver Commencement Program June 7, 2002, 2002 June

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Identifier: U138.0006.0036.00001
Overview Program for the University of Denver doctoral, graduate and undergraduate commencement ceremony, June 7, 2002 and undergraduate commencement ceremony, June 8, 2002. Honorary degrees recipients: Mamduh Abu-Hassan, Doctor of Business; Lloyd Axworthy, Doctor of Public Service; Morley C. Ballantine, Doctor of Humane Letters, she joined the University of Denver Board of Trustees in 1983; Swanee Hunt, Doctor of Humane Letters and former member of the University of Denver Board of Trustees from 1990...
Dates: 2002 June

University of Denver Commencement Program June 8, 1991, 1991 June 8

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Identifier: U138.0006.0007.00001
Overview Program for the University of Denver doctoral, graduate and undergraduate commencement ceremony, June 8, 1991. Honorary degree recipients: Elizabeth H. Paepcke, Doctor of Humane Letters; Cleo Parker Robinson, Doctor of Fine Arts; Bernard Weatherill, Doctor of Humane Letters. Remarks were given by Bernard Weatherill. Closing remarks were given by Daniel L. Ritchie, Chancellor of the University.
Dates: 1991 June 8

University of Denver Commencement Program June 8, 1996, 1996 June 8

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Identifier: U138.0006.0024.00001
Overview Program for the University of Denver doctoral, graduate and undergraduate commencement ceremony, June 8, 1996. Honorary degree recipients: Daisaku Ikeda, Doctor of Education; Condoleezza Rice, Doctor of Education, Dr. Rice holds both a bachelor of arts degree in political science and a doctor of philosophy in international studies from the University of Denver; Richard C. Webb, Doctor of Science, founder of the Colorado Research Corporation, Colorado Instruments, Inc. and the Data Ray...
Dates: 1996 June 8

University of Denver Commencement Program June 8, 2001, 2001 June

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Identifier: U138.0006.0034.00001
Overview Program for the University of Denver doctoral, graduate and undergraduate commencement ceremony, June 8, 2001, and undergraduate commencement ceremony, June 9, 2001. Honorary degree recipients: Byron L. Dorgan, Doctor of Public Service; Andrew C. Taylor, Doctor of Humane Letters and President and Chief Executive Officer of Enterprise Rent-A-Car. Remarks were given by Byron L. Dorgan and Andrew C. Taylor. The closing remarks were given by Daniel L. Ritchie, Chancellor of the University.
Dates: 2001 June

University of Denver Commencement Program June 9, 1990, 1990 June 9

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Identifier: U138.0006.0003.00001
Overview 0Program for the University of Denver doctoral, graduate and undergraduate commencement ceremony, June 9, 1990. Honorary degree recipients: Arthur A. Fletcher, Doctor of Public Service; Helen Thompson Heath, Doctor of Fine Arts; William K. Hosokawa, Doctor of Humane Letters; Joyce Meskis, Doctor of Humane Letters; Dwight Morrell Smith, Doctor of Letters. Remarks were given by: Arthur A, Fletcher, Chairman of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights. Closing remarks were given by: Daniel L. Ritchie,...
Dates: 1990 June 9

University of Denver Commencement Program June 9, 2006, 2006 June

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Identifier: U138.0006.0040.00001
Overview Program for the University of Denver doctoral, graduate and undergraduate commencement ceremony, June 9, 2006 and undergraduate commencement ceremony, June 10, 2006. Honorary degree recipients: Heraldo Munoz, Doctor of Public Service; Mr. Phillip C. Yeager, Doctor of Public Service; John W. Hickenlooper, Doctor of Public Service; Carl Williams, Doctor of Higher Education. The remarks were given by John W. Hickenlooper. The Chancellor of the University was Robert D. Coombe.
Dates: 2006 June

University of Denver Commencement Program Ninety-Second Year, 1956 August 17

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Identifier: U138.0002.0006.00001
Overview Program for the University of Denver undergraduate, graduate and doctoral commencement ceremony, August Seventeenth, 1956. Honorary degree recipient: Isadore Samuels, Doctor of Public Service. Conferring of degrees: Chancellor Chester M. Alter. The commencement address was given by Chancellor Chester M. Alter
Dates: 1956 August 17