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University of Denver. Center for Judaic Studies

 Organization

In 1975, Center for Judaic Studies is founded and Judaic Studies are initiated in 1976.

Citation

Breck, A.D. (1996). From the rockies to the world (pg. 181).

Clarion, May 5, 1976.

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

Box 1, 1980-1985

 File — Box: B131.01.0001
Identifier: B131.01.0001
Scope and Contents Contains correspondence of Saundra Heller, Irving Goldenberg, Frederick Greenspahn, Sheelagh Dytri, and Jeanne Abrams of the Center for Judaic Studies from 1975-1985. Also, Brochures for the Center from 1980-1982.
Dates: 1980-1985

Box 2, 1975-1988

 File — Box: B131.01.0002
Identifier: B131.01.0002
Scope and Contents Contains correspondence of Raphael Jospe, Belle Marcus, Stanley Wagner, and Uri Neil of the Center for Judaic Studies from 1975-1985. Also, introductory speech by Miriam Gottesfeld at Center for Judaic Studies' Bar Mitzvah in 1988.
Dates: 1975-1988

Box 23, 1994-2008

 File — Box: B398.02.0023
Identifier: B398.02.0023
Overview Three inch 3-ring binder full of negatives and photographic prints of the participants for study; prints of finished drawings, some the final product and some other portrait versions. There are also 5 books related to participants in the portrait project and the project in general: "Appel is Forever" by Suzanne Whiteley, “Soundless Roar” by Ava Kadishson Schieber, “Letters from Colorado Holocaust Survivors to Future Generations” compiled by the Center for Judaic Studies, “Lodz Ghetto Album”...
Dates: 1994-2008

Center for Judaic Studies (Beck Archives) Records

 Collection
Identifier: B131
Overview The Center was founded by Rabbi C. E. Kauvar and Rabbi Stanley Wagner at the University of Denver. Collection contains correspondence and administrative records from the Center of Judaic Studies from 1975-1988.
Dates: 1975-1988

Center for Judaic Studies Records

 Collection
Identifier: U054
Overview Collection contains newspaper clippings, publications, memos, press releases, reports, notes, reports, and audiovisual material related to Center for Judaic Studies from 1989 through 2000.
Dates: Other: 1989-2015

Maimonides Society Records

 Collection
Identifier: B197
Overview The Maimonides Society was established mid-1982 as an affiliate of the Center for Judaic Studies at the University of Denver. It was established to support the Center for Judaic Studies through donor development, public programming and Jewish cultural events. They also produced a newsletter publication "The Maimonidean." The organization lasted from 1982-1987.Collection contains mailing lists, patron files, correspondence, newsletters, newspaper clippings, and administrative...
Dates: 1977-1987

Rabbi C. E. Hillel Kauvar Papers

 Collection
Identifier: B221
Overview Rabbi Charles E. Hillel Kauvar was a rabbi for 69 years at the Beth Ha Medrosh Hagodol (The Great House of Learning) Synagogue in Denver, Colorado. He was also a professor of rabbinical literature at the University of Denver for 43 years and helped establish the Center for Judaic Studies at the University. After he retired from teaching, the University of Denver honored him by establishing a Kauvar Chair of Hebraic Studies. Rabbi Kauvar was born in Vilna, Lithuania in 1879 and began as rabbi...
Dates: 1930-1978

Rabbi Stanley M. Wagner Papers

 Collection
Identifier: B224
Overview Stanley M. Wagner was born in 1932 in Brooklyn, New York and ordained at Yeshiva University. He was the spiritual leader of BMH-BJ from 1972-1997. He received 6 post graduate degrees, founded the University of Denver's Center for Judaic Studies in 1975, and co-founded the Mizel Museum of Judaica in 1982. 1970-1972, he was the executive vice-president of the religeous zionest (mizrachi). He was directory of the Center for Judaic Studies from 1975 until he retired in 2006. As part of the Center...
Dates: Other: 1950-2002

The Denver Clarion, vol. 80, issue 71, 1976 April 2

 Item
Identifier: clarion_v080i71_19760402
Overview Judaic Center Receives $10,000. Election Results: Conley Victorious. Hart, Armstrong to Debate Here. Israel Talk Set. Law Student Suit Rescheduled.
Dates: 1976 April 2

The Denver Clarion, vol. 81, issue 3, 1976 June 30

 Item
Identifier: clarion_v081i03_19760630
Overview DU Insurance – Health Benefits Disappearing. DU-NCAA Suit Continuing. Mitchell Discusses University Problems. Judaic Center Selects First Faculty.
Dates: 1976 June 30