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 3 Collections and/or Records:
Abstract Mitchell talk tops Parent’s Weekend. Freshmen “re-elections” rescheduled for today. NSA calls “time out” for colleges. Cleaver to discuss Panther platform. U.S. policeman holds unique role in political history of America. Denver Boone to help eliminate student mascot identity problem.
Dates: 1968 October 23
Abstract Demonstrators stage march on Capitol calling for peace. Strikers found commune; commitment, solidarity grow. Denver police arrest 21 persons in aftermath of anti-war march. Mitchell speaks on Woodstock. Faculty meeting set for 3 pm.
Dates: 1970 May 11
Abstract Police raze Woodstock in early morning invasion. Faculty expresses concern over police intervention. Mitchell gets views on commune conditions. Love addresses Woodstock while Mitchell goes to lunch. Meeting.
Dates: 1970 May 13