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.
CitationBreck, 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 7 Collections and/or Records:
Abstract Chancellor Maurice Mitchell – Inauguration Set. Student Senate opens first session. New history honors program to allow “intensive specialization in chosen fields”. SDS President Kirby urges organization – not mourning. Grants offered by government. Betas prepare for rush.
Dates: 1967 September 29
Abstract Blackburn announces appointments; Kauffman and Barbato new deans. Marchers descend on DRI; urge end to research. Senator presents ecological ideas. Mitchell stresses communication at regional frat conference.
Dates: 1970 April 24
Abstract Conflicting testimony clouds Trenkle contempt hearing. Blue dove armbands replace traditional caps and gowns. Poindexter explains resignation. Banquet will honor new Phi Beta Kappas. Trustees support Mitchell.
Dates: 1970 May 26
Abstract Evaluation Wednesday; reform major objective. Mitchell addresses parent lunch beneath flickering Union lights. UMAS seeks supplies to aid striking workers. Theta Chi wins Fall Festival; champions for third year.
Dates: 1970 November 16
Abstract Predicts divisions in Greek AUSA – Mitchell goes to class; addresses students. Symposium to explore religion. New AUPB officers to be reviewed later in spring. Denver Boone.
Dates: 1974 April 19
Abstract Greeks Respond to Relocation Plan. Cutback Proposal or not? – No Intent to Reduce Deficit By Cutbacks, Says Mitchell. Congressional Activity On Econ, Is Expected.
Dates: 1977 February 7