Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963
President of the United States, 1961-1963.
Senator John F Kennedy visits DU and gives speech at the City Auditorium on Economic policy on February 24, 1958.
Sources Carnes, Del. “Shift in Aid Urged: Sen. Kennedy Talks to 8,200 in Denver,” The Denver Post, February 25th, 1958.
Announced in the Denver Clarion that Senator John F. Kennedy will be the sixth speaker in the DU Social Science Foundation's current lecture series on world affairs (1958). His topic of discussion is "The Challenge We Face" at 8:30pm on Monday February 24, 1958 in the Denver City Auditorium.
After a ticket rush (over 6,000 requests), the speech given by Kennedy originally scheduled for City Auditorium Theater has been moved to City Auditorium Arena on February 24, 1958.
Article in the February 28, 1958 Denver Clarion, states that Kennedy Urges Educational Changes.
Blasts Republicans for Complacent National Stand in Denver Civic Center Address on September 23, 1960.
Found in 18 Collections and/or Records:
Abstract Coed Officers – Nomination Caucus Scheduled to Select AWS Candidates. Kennedy’s Speech Changed to Arena After Ticket Rush. Vie for Engineer’s Queen. Judges Named for Engineering Projects. Chancellor Cites Need for Solution of Legal Versus Scientific Problems. Clearing House Moderator Terms Seminar “Success”. Greek Holiday’s Queen Nominees Due on Thursday. Applications Due Tomorrow for Homecoming Chairman. Religion Majors Hold Daily Devotional Period.
Dates: 1958 February 18
Abstract Coeds Command Campus – Powderpuffers Pick Uthgenannt ’58 Dream. Students File Early Loans for Spring. Tickets Available for “Volpone” Elizabethan Play. Schemers on Trial – Women Change History in AWS revue. Kennedy Urges Educational Changes. Student Work Brings Results in “Crusade for Scholars”.
Dates: 1958 February 28
Abstract Chancellor Chester M. Alter Tells of $5 Million Grant to Denver U by Ford Foundation in New York. Kennedy Blasts Republicans for Complacent National Stand in Denver Civic Center Address. Freshman Induction to Feature Three Outstanding Educators. Need Freshmen for Homecoming.
Dates: 1960 September 27
Abstract Grad. Students Protest Degree – Query on School Policy. AAAUP Conference Examines Local Issues, Student Rights. Dr. Murray Levin Analyzes Secrets of Kennedy Politicking. France – US Govt’s Agree on Major Issues.
Dates: 1966 November 8
Abstract Warren Critic to Speak on Kennedy Assassination. Frodo Lives, Tolkien Fans to Cry During Denver Talk-in Next Week. ’67 Winter Carnival – Ski Swap, Movies Added to Agenda. Deadline Nears for K-book Pix.
Dates: 1966 December 2