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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 (Colorado Seminary) Commencement Program: August Nineteenth, 1966, 1966 August 19

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Identifier: U138.0002.0027.00001
Overview Program for the University of Denver undergraduate, graduate and doctoral Commencement ceremony, August Nineteenth,1966 at Ten o'clock. Honorary degree recipient: Joseph Royall Smiley, Doctor of Laws. Conferring of degrees: Wilbur C. Miller, Acting Chancellor of the University. The commencement Address was given by Joseph R. Smiley, Ph.D., LL.D, President, University of Colorado.
Dates: 1966 August 19

University of Denver (Colorado Seminary) Commencement Program: August Twentieth, 1965, 1965 August 20

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Identifier: U138.0002.0025.00001
Overview Program for the University of Denver undergraduate, graduate and doctoral Commencement ceremony, August Twentieth, 1965 at Ten o'clock. Honorary degree recipient: Jean Chappell Cranmer, Doctor of Humane Letters, Mrs. Cranmer has provided scholarships for several hundred young artists, has donated many works of art to the Denver Art Museum and to the University of Denver. Conferring of degrees: Chester M. Alter, Chancellor of the University. The Commencement Address was given by Wilbur C....
Dates: 1965 August 20

University of Denver (Colorado Seminary) Commencement Program, Eightieth Year, 1944 June 10

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Identifier: U138.0001.0039.00003
Overview Program for the University of Denver undergraduate and graduate commencement ceremony, June Tenth, 1944. Honorary degree recipients: Lowell Thomas, Doctor of Literature; Reuben Gilbert Gustavson, Doctor of Humane Letters; Mary C. Walker, Doctor of Humane Letters. Conferring of degrees: Chancellor Ben M. Cherrington. The commencement address was given by Lowell Thomas.
Dates: 1944 June 10

University of Denver (Colorado Seminary) Commencement Program, Eighty-fifth Year, 1949 June 11

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Identifier: U138.0001.0045.00001
Overview Program for the University of Denver undergraduate, graduate and doctoral commencement ceremony, June Eleventh,1949. Honorary degree recipients: Dr. Oliver Cromwell Carmichael, Doctor of Humane Letters; Mr. Fowler Berry McConnell, Doctor of Laws. Conferring of degrees in course: Chancellor Alfred C. Nelson. The commencement address was given by Doctor Oliver Cromwell Carmichael.
Dates: 1949 June 11

University of Denver (Colorado Seminary) Commencement Program, Eighty-first Year, 1945 June 9

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Identifier: U138.0001.0040.00001
Overview Program for the University of Denver undergraduate and graduate commencement ceremony, June Ninth, 1945. Honorary degree recipient: T.Z. Koo, Doctor of Humane Letters. Program includes a tribute for the men and women of the University of Denver who are serving in the Armed Forces Conferring of degrees: Chancellor Ben M. Cherrington. The commencement address was given by Dr. T.Z. Koo.
Dates: 1945 June 9

University of Denver (Colorado Seminary) Commencement Program, Eighty-fourth Year, 1948 June 12

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Identifier: U138.0001.0044.00001
Overview Program for the University of Denver undergraduate, graduate and doctoral commencement ceremony, June Twelfth, 1948. Conferring of degrees: Chancellor James F. Price. The commencement address was given by Doctor Charles Dollard.
Dates: 1948 June 12

University of Denver (Colorado Seminary) Commencement Program, Eighty-fourth Year, 1948 August 27

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Identifier: U138.0001.0044.00003
Overview Program for the University of Denver undergraduate, graduate and doctoral commencement ceremony, August Twenty-seventy, 1948. Conferring of degrees: Chancellor James F. Price. The commencement address was given by Dr. George Willard Frasier.
Dates: 1948 August 27

University of Denver (Colorado Seminary) Commencement Program, Eighty-ninth Year, 1953 June 13

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Identifier: U138.0001.0052.00001
Overview 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; Frank Dickinson, Doctor of Humane Letters; William Maurice Ewing, Doctor of Science; William West Grant, Doctor of Laws; Loy Wesley Henderson, Doctor of Public Service; Asuncion Arriola Perez, Doctor of Humanities; Margaret Rogers Phipps, Doctor of Fine Arts. Conferring of degrees in course: Acting...
Dates: 1953 June 13

University of Denver (Colorado Seminary) Commencement Program, Eighty-second Year, 1946 June 8

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Identifier: U138.0001.0041.00001
Overview Program for the University of Denver undergraduate and graduate commencement ceremony, June Eighth, 1946. Honorary degrees recipients: Reverend Paul Roberts, Doctor of Humane Letters; John Lucian Savage, Doctor of Science; Harold Stephenson Sloan, Doctor of Laws. Conferring of degrees in course: Chancellor Caleb F. Gates. The commencement address was given by John Franklin Shaforth Rear Admiral, United States Navy.
Dates: 1946 June 8

University of Denver (Colorado Seminary) Commencement Program, Eighty-seventh Year, 1951 June 8

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Identifier: U138.0001.0048.00001
Overview Program for the University of Denver undergraduate, graduate and doctoral commencement ceremony, June eighth,1951. Honorary degree recipients: Harold Linwood Bowen, Doctor of Divinity; Ralph Johnson Bunche, Doctor of Public Service; Charles Cassius Gates, Doctor of Public Service; Chester William Nimitz, Doctor of Public Service; Orie Leon Phillips, Doctor of Laws; Glenn Theodore Seaborg, Doctor of Science. Conferring of degrees in course: Chancellor Albert C. Jacobs. The commencement address...
Dates: 1951 June 8