Skip to main content Skip to search Skip to search results

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:

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

 Item
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

 Item
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

 Item
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

 Item
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

 Item
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

 Item
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

University of Denver (Colorado Seminary) Commencement Program, Eighty-seventh Year, 1951 August 22

 Item
Identifier: U138.0001.0049.00001
Overview Program for the University of Denver undergraduate, graduate and doctoral commencement ceremony, August Twenty-second, 1951. Honorary degree recipients: Helen Bonfils, Doctor of Public Service; Oscar Littleton Chapman, Doctor of Laws; William Sharpless Jackson, Doctor of Laws; Robert Edmond Jones, Doctor of Fine Arts; Harold Raymond Medina, Doctor of Laws; Arthur Hays Sulzberger, Doctor of Public Service. Conferring of degrees in course: Chancellor Albert C. Jacobs. The commencement address was...
Dates: 1951 August 22

University of Denver (Colorado Seminary) Commencement Program, Eighty-sixth Year, 1950 June 10

 Item
Identifier: U138.0001.0046.00001
Overview Program for the University of Denver undergraduate, graduate and doctoral commencement ceremony, June Tenth, 1950. Honorary degree recipients: Dr. Robert Livingston Johnson, Doctor of Humane Letters; Mr. Walter Paul Paepcke, Doctor of Laws. Conferring of degrees: Chancellor Albert C. Jacobs. The commencement address was given by Chancellor Albert C. Jacobs.
Dates: 1950 June 10

University of Denver (Colorado Seminary) Commencement Program, Eighty-sixth Year, 1950 August 23

 Item
Identifier: U138.0001.0047.00001
Overview Program for the University of Denver undergraduate, graduate and doctoral commencement ceremony, August Twenty-third, 1950. Honorary degree recipients: Claude Kedzie Boettcher, Doctor of Humanities; William Hanson Gill, Doctor of Laws; Harry James Carman, Doctor of Laws; John Foster Symes, Doctor of Laws; Dwight David Eisenhower, Doctor of Laws. Conferring of degrees in course: Chancellor Albert C. Jacobs. The commencement address was given by Chancellor Albert C. Jacob.
Dates: 1950 August 23

University of Denver (Colorado Seminary) Commencement Program, Eighty-third Year, 1947 June 7

 Item
Identifier: U138.0001.0043.00001
Overview Program for the University of Denver undergraduate and graduate commencement ceremony, June Seventh, 1947. Honorary degree recipient: Thomas A. Dines, Doctor of Humane Letters; Clifford Fred Rassweile. Conferring of degrees: Chancellor Caleb F. Gates. The commencement addrees was given by Doctor Clifford F. Rassweiler Vice-President for Research and Development Johns-Manville Corporation.
Dates: 1947 June 7