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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:

Draft University of Denver Commencement Program: Eighty-fourth Year, University Stadium, June twelfth, 1948, 1948 June 12

 Item
Identifier: U138.0001.0044.00002
Overview Draft program for the University of Denver undergraduate, graduate and doctoral commencement ceremony, June Twelfth, Nineteen Forty-eight. Conferring of degrees: Chancellor James F. Price.
Dates: 1948 June 12

Draft University of Denver Commencement Program: Eighty-ninth Year, University Park Campus, June Thirteenth, 1953, 1953 June 13

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Identifier: U138.0001.0052.00002
Overview Draft program for the University of Denver undergraduate, graduate and doctoral commencement ceremony, June Thirteenth, 1953. Honorary degrees recipients: Ben Mark Cherrington, Doctor of Public Service a founder and for 25 years director of the D.U. Social Science Foundation; Frank Dickinson, Doctor of Humane Letters Dean meritus of the D.U. College of Arts and Sciences; William Maurice Ewing, Doctor of Science; William West Grant, Doctor of Laws; Loy Wesley Henderson, Doctor of Public Service;...
Dates: 1953 June 13

Draft University of Denver Commencement Program: Seventy-Eighth Year, Denver Chapel, August Twenty-first, 1942, 1942 August 21

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Identifier: U138.0001.0037.00003
Overview Draft program for the University of Denver undergraduate and graduate commencement ceremony, August Twenty-first, 1942. Conferring degrees: Chancellor Caleb F. Gates, Jr.
Dates: 1942 August 21

Draft University of Denver Commencement Program: Seventy-fifth Year, Denver City Auditoriun, June seventh, 1939, 1939 June 7

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Identifier: U138.0001.0033.00002
Overview Program for the University of Denver undergraduate and graduate commencement ceremony, June seventh, 1939. Honorary degree recipients: Anne Evans, Doctor of Fine Arts; Mary Dean Reed, Doctor of Humanities; Florence Rena Sabin, Doctor of Science. Conferring degrees: Chancellor David Shaw Duncan.
Dates: 1939 June 7

Draft University of Denver Commencement Program: Seventy-Ninth Year, Denver City Auditorium, June Fourth, 1943, 1943 June 4

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Identifier: U138.0001.0038.00002
Overview Draft program for the University of Denver undergraduate and graduate commencement ceremony, June Fourth, 1943. Conferring degrees: Chancellor Caleb F. Gates, Jr.
Dates: 1943 June 4

Program for the University of Denver Commencement and Insignia Day: March Seventeenth, 1944, Memorial Chapel, 1944 March 17

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Identifier: U138.0001.0039.00001
Overview Program for the University of Denver undergraduate and graduate commencement and Insignia ceremony, March Seventeenth,1944. Conferring of degrees: Chancellor Ben M. Cherrington. The commencement address was given by Chancellor Ben M. Cherrington.
Dates: 1944 March 17

Program of the Inaugural and Commencement Ceremonies University of Denver August 18, 1978, 1978 August 18

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Identifier: U138.0004.0013.00001
Overview Program for the University of Denver Inaugural ceremony for the charge and investiture of Ross Pritchard as the Fourteenth Chancellor of the University of Denver as well as for the undergraduate, graduate and doctoral commencement ceremony, August 18, 1978. Honorary degree recipient: Allan O. Pfnister, Doctor of Laws, former executive vice chancellor and acting chancellor of the University of Denver. Remarks by: Ross Pritchard, Chancellor of the University.
Dates: 1978 August 18

Speech and Hearing Center - Hearing Test, 1972 December

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Identifier: U201.01.0073.0013.00001
Overview Mel Struck, a graduate student at the University of Denver, watches a young child perform tests in the Speech and Hearing Center at the University of Denver as Dr. Bob Johnson runs the test through a soundproof window in an adjacent room. The child is wearing headphones hooked up to a jack in the wall and pointing to various cards on a table according to Johnson's instructions.
Dates: 1972 December

Student Working with Child on Jungle Gym, 1970

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Identifier: U201.01.0071.0005.00007
Overview A graduate student in Physical Education from the University of Denver works with a young child from the Speech and Hearing Department on a jungle gym.
Dates: 1970

Students Using Tracoustics Audiometer in Hearing Test

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Identifier: U201.01.0073.0020.00001
Overview (from caption on back:) "Senior Brian Bunch and graduate student Martha Northcutt use the Tracoustic Audiometer to perform a hearing in the Speech and Hearing Center." Northcutt is speaking into a microphone while Bunch looks up and takes notes.
Dates: 1953-1984