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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 6 Collections and/or Records:

Baccalaureate Address by Maurice B. Mitchell, Chancellor, University of Denver June 5, 1970, 1970 June 5

Identifier: U219.03.0003.0007.00003
Abstract Printed copy of Chancellor Mitchell's address at the June Commencement.
Dates: 1970 June 5

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 12, 1968 October 23

Identifier: clarion_v073i12_19681023
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

The Denver Clarion, vol. 78, issue 90, 1974 May 13

Identifier: clarion_v078i90_19740513
Abstract KCFR cut completely – Finance Committee proposes allocations. Black arts festival scheduled. Chancellor to chair Denver group. AUSA Court to call every petition-signer individually. Anderson to speak.
Dates: 1974 May 13

The Denver Clarion, vol. 81, issue 27, 1976 October 20

Identifier: clarion_v081i27_19761020
Abstract Udall Speaks at DU. UN Security Council – Arms Block on S. Africa Vetoed. Mitchell Chairs “No On 9”.
Dates: 1976 October 20

University of Denver (Colorado Seminary) Commencement Ceremony Program , 10:00 am, June 6, 1970, University Arena, 1970 June 6

Identifier: U138.0003.0007.00001
Abstract University of Denver (Colorado Seminary) commencement ceremony script, June 6, 1970 10:00 am University arena. Commencement address was given by Eugene J. McCarthy a long-time member of the United States Congress from Minnesota. Conferring of the degrees: Maurice B. Mitchell, Chancellor of University of Denver
Dates: 1970 June 6