Sigma Alpha Epsilon
Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity founded at DU, 2nd fraternity at DU in December 18, 1891.
Sources “Denver’s Fraternities Have Fifty Year Histories,” The Denver Clarion, vol. 46, issue 1, September 10, 1941, pg. 3; ‘The Fraternity Way’, 1951, U172._.0003, Orgs-Greeks folder; ‘The Greek Way’ 1956-57, U172._.0003, Orgs-Greeks folder.
University contracts with four fraternities to construct houses along East Evans and South Gaylord in 1929. (Beta Theta Pi, Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Lambda Chi Alpha, Kappa Sigma)
Sources Breck, A.D. (1996). From the rockies to the world (pg.125); University of Denver. Special Collections and Archives; Card Catalog. Buildings- Fraternities. Beta Theta Pi; “The Fraternity Way,” 1951, U172._.0003, Orgs-Greeks folder; “The Greek Way,” 1956-57, U172._.0003, Orgs-Greeks folder. University of Denver. Special Collections and Archives. Card Catalog. Buildings- Fraternities. Kappa Sigma.
Part of giving to Blood Bank (1956).
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Who’s Who Announced – Thirty Students Picked for Book. Chancellor Alter Discusses New Tuition Raise. DG (Delta Gamma) SAE (Sigma Alpha Epsilon) Give to Blood Bank. Greek Holidays Queen Finalists to be Chosen on March 6, 1956. AWS Elects New Officers – Elizabeth (Vandy) Vandegrift was elected president of AWS; Elizabeth Fackt is Keynote Speaker.
Dates: 1956 February 28
Overview Housing Charges go up in ’65 – Third Such Increase in the Last 5 Years. Man-Hungry Girls Smooch for SAE Trianon Donations. Incidents at Daniel’s Park Ned “No-Man’s Land” Title. Bricks and Stones Going Up Spring of 1966-Maybe. Bizad Campus – Honor Code Lauded by Students and Faculty.
Dates: 1964 November 20
Overview On the ’64 K-Book…Colvin Given Ultimate by Board. Bizad Meeting Today to Hear Views on the Code. SAE’s First Sadie Hawkins’ Day Frozen by the Weather. Undefeated SAEs Battle Alpha Gams in Final Bowl Meet. Delegates Scrutinize “Mortar Board in Proper Perspective”. Toynbee’s Closing Speech Mon. Nite; Tickets Required. IFC Extends Role With New Special Events Committee. Vespers Service Adds Dimension on Thurs., Dec. 3. AWS Elections. Registration.
Dates: 1964 November 24
Overview Senate rebukes tokenism, condemns conduct actions. Demonstrators attempt to occupy Columbine. Election scheduled. SAE’s expose plight, fight money problems. Camp head spot open.
Dates: 1969 February 24