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Mitchell, Maurice B., 1915-1996


Maurice B. Mitchell b. 09 Feb 1915 in New York City; d. 30 Nov 1996 in Santa Barbara, Calif. Chancellor of the University of Denver from 1967 to 1978.


Breck, A.D. (1996). From the rockies to the world (pg. 172). Board of Trustees – Volume S: page 114.
Elected Chancellor of DU 1967. At the time was the editorial director of Encyclopedia Britannica Inc.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

The Denver Clarion, vol. 72, issue 50, 1968 April 30

Identifier: clarion_v072i50_19680430
Abstract Senate elections are today; polls will be open until five. Wayne Morse speaks for McCarthy to teachers’ union at DU arena. Mitchell gives sit-in plan of action. Police arrest 3 in pot, LSD raid. Student “activists” confront Miller.
Dates: 1968 April 30

The Denver Clarion, vol. 73, issue 20, 1968 November 11

Identifier: clarion_v073i20_19681111
Abstract Trustees refuse to consider Student Bill of Rights. Campus proposed site of ’76 Winter Olympics. Alpine Club plans annual ski swap. Mitchell renamed to USCCR. Drug usage survey allays public hysteria. Students rap party system.
Dates: 1968 November 11