University of Denver
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
CitationJan. 30, 1974, letter to faculty, U172._.0003, Hillel folder
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Overview Program for the University of Denver Baccalaureate Service at the Civic Center Greek Theater, four o'clock Sunday afternoon, June Sixth,1948. The baccalaureate address "Living Democracy" was given by Chancellor James F. Price.
Dates: 1948 June 6
Overview Program for the Baccalaureate Service, June 8, 1967, delivered at the University of Denver, Address: "Who Am I?" was given by Donald Harvey Tippett, Resident Bishop, San Francisco Area, The Methodist Church.
Dates: 1967 June 8
University of Denver Baccalaureate Service Program University Park Campus, June Fourth, 1944, 1944 June 4
Overview Program for the University of Denver Baccalaureate Vespers, Four o'Clock Thursday June 7, 1956, Buchtel Memorial Chapel. The Baccalaureate address was "It's time to Turn North" by Chancellor Chester M. Alter.
Dates: 1956 June 7
Overview Program for the University of Denver baccalaureate vespers, four o'clock, Thursday, June 13, 1957 Buchtel Memorial Chapel. The address: "What's the Big Idea?" was given by Chancellor Chester M. Alter.
Dates: 1957 June 13
Overview Program for the University of Denver College of Law doctoral and graduate commencement ceremony, December 3, 1988. The remarks were given by: Edward A. Dauer. The conferring of degrees was done by, Dr. Roy V. Wood.
Dates: 1988 December 3
Overview Program for the University of Denver doctoral, graduate and undergraduate commencement ceremony, June 3, 1989. Honorary degree recipients: Thomas N. Jordan, Doctor of Science; William L. Armstrong, Doctor of Public service; Thomas H. Kean, Doctor of Humane Letters; Leonard V. B. Sutton, Doctor of Laws. Remarks were given by: Thomas H. Kean. The closing remarks were given by: Dwight M. Smith, Chancellor of the University.
Dates: 1989 June 3
Overview Program for the University of Denver College of Law doctoral and graduate commencement ceremony, May 9, 1992. The call to order was given by Dennis O. Lynch, Dean of the College of Law. The commencement speaker was Gale A. Norton, Attorny General, State of Colorado. The faculty speaker was Theodore A. Borrillo, LL.M., Adjunct Professor of Law. Conferring of the degrees: Daniel L. Ritchie, Chancellor of the University.
Dates: 1992 May 9
Overview Program for the University of Denver undergraduate, graduate and doctoral Centennial Commencement ceremony, June 5, 1964 at Ten o'clock. Honorary degree recipients: Walter Elmer Sikes, Doctor of Humane Letters and memeber of the University of Denver sociology faculty from 1930 to 1963; Robert Russell Porter, Doctor of Humane Letters, Mr Poter's sixteen years of service to the University of Denver have encompassed outstanding performance as an educator, scholar, creative writer, and...
Dates: 1964 June 5
Overview Program for the University of Denver undergraduate and graduate commencement and Insignia ceremony, March twelfth, 1943. Conferring degrees in course: Chancellor Caleb F. Gates, Jr. The commencement address was given by Reverend Paul Roberts.
Dates: 1943 March 12