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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 212 Collections and/or Records:

Commencement Program University of Denver, May 31, 1975, 1975 May 31

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Identifier: U138.0004.0005.00001
Overview Program for the University of Denver undergraduate, graduate and doctoral commencements ceremony, May 31, 1975. Honorary degree recipients: James R. Allen, Doctor of Laws, he was appointed as superintendent of the U.S. Air Force Academy in the summer of 1974; Katrina McCormick Barnes, Doctor of Humane Letters, she created a scholarship in 1974 for four students to attend the University of Denver for four years; Hugh B. Terry, Doctor of Humane Letters and former vice presidnet of Station KMGH-TV...
Dates: 1975 May 31

Commencement University of Denver College of Law Program June 9, 1984, 1984 June 9

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Identifier: U138.0005.0009.00002
Overview Program for the University of Denver College of Law doctoral and graduate commencement ceremony, June 9, 1984. Honorary Degree recipient: Frank H. Ricketson, Jr., J.D.. Conferring of degrees: Dwight M. Smith, Chancellor of the University. The remarks were given by: Daniel S. Hoffman.
Dates: 1984 June 9

Commencement University of Denver Program August 16, 1985, 1985 August 16

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Identifier: U138.0005.0012.00001
Overview Program for the University of Denver doctoral, graduate and undergraduate commencement ceremony, August 16, 1985. Remarks by: Dwight M. Smith, Chancellor of the University.
Dates: 1985 August 16

Commencement University of Denver Program June 8, 1985, 1985 June 8

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Identifier: U138.0005.0011.00001
Overview Program for the University of Denver doctoral, graduate and undergraduate commencement ceremony, June 8, 1985. Honorary degree recipients: William Lipscomb, Honorary Doctorate of Science, he received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1976; John Naisbitt, Doctorate of Humane Letters; Rexer Berndt, Doctorate of Higher Education; Hanna Holborn Gray, Doctorate of Humanities. Closing remarks by: Dwight M. Smith, Chancellor of the University.
Dates: 1985 June 8

Corrected Commencement Program University of Denver, 10 o'clock, June 6, 1970

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Identifier: U138.0003.0008.00002
Overview Corrected copy of the program for the University of Denver undergraduate, graduate and doctoral commencement ceremony, June 6, 1970. Honorary degree recipients: John Henrik Clarke, Doctor of Humane Letters; Ian MacGregor, Doctor of Laws; Eugene J. McCarthy, Doctor of Laws. Conferring of degrees: Maurice B. Mitchell, Chancellor of the University.
Dates: 1970

Corrected Copy of the Commencement Program from the University of Denver, 10 o'clock, August 21, 1970, 1970 August 21

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Identifier: U138.0003.0009.00002
Overview Modified Copy of program for the University of Denver undergraduate, graduate and doctoral commencement ceremony, August 21, 1970. Honorary degree recipient: Peter Gay, Doctor of Humane Letters, he is an alumnus, having received his bachelor of arts in 1946. Conferring of degrees: Maurice B. Mitchell, Chancellor of the University.
Dates: 1970 August 21

Corrected Copy of the Commencement Program University of Denver 10 o'clock, June 5, 1971, 1971 June 5

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Identifier: U138.0003.0010.00002
Overview Corrected copy of program for the University of Denver undergraduate, graduate and doctoral commencement ceremony, June 5, 1971. Honorary degree recipients: Ross A. McFarland, Doctor of Science; Robert H. McWilliams, Doctor of Laws; Hans J. Morgenthau, Doctor of Laws; Vernon A. Stenger, Doctor of Science; Whitney M. Young, Jr. Doctor of Laws (Posthumous). Conferring of degrees: Maurice B. Mitchell, Chancellor of the University.
Dates: 1971 June 5

Corrected Copy of the University of Denver (Colorado Seminary) Commencement Program: Ninety-fifth Year, August Fourteenth, 1959, 1959 August 14

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Identifier: U138.0002.0012.00002
Overview Corrected copy of the 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.
Dates: 1959 August 14

Corrected Copy of the University of Denver (Colorado Seminary) Commencement Program Ninety-second Year: University Park Campus, June Eighth, 1956, 1956 June 8

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Identifier: U138.0002.0005.00002
Overview Corrected copy 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

Corrected Copy of the University of Denver Commencement Program, 8/16/1968, 1968 August 16

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Identifier: U138.0003.0004.00002
Overview Corrected copy of the program for the University of Denver undergraduate, graduate and doctoral commencement ceremony, August 16, 1968. Conferring of degrees: Maurice B. Mitchell, Chancellor of the University.
Dates: 1968 August 16