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Overview The brains behind Homecoming – Jan Evans (Queen Chairman), Tom Bottone (Homecoming Chairman) and Nancy Corpening (Homecoming Secretary). Sigma Chi to brand freshman cowgirls at the annual Sigma Chi Rodeo, one of the largest Greek events of the year, held on October 16, 1954, at Observatory Park. Homecoming Queens to apply immediately to be considered for candidacy must do so by October 19, 1954. Nominees for class offices announced. Sophomore pictures due by October 30, 1954 for the K Book....
Dates: 1954 October 15
Overview Queen Parade begins fete of Homecoming Festival on October 24, 1954. DU welcomes high school students from Denver and the surrounding areas who are attending the University of Denver Open House. Candidates talk on Tuesday October 26, 194, the day before election on October 27, 1954. Tom Bottone (member of Sigma Chi and the Homecoming Chair), announces Pi Phi’s Pat Phillips as the Sigma Chi Rodeo Queen. The Denver University Pioneer Cheerleaders possess the Denver and Rio Grande Victory Bell,...
Dates: 1954 October 22
Overview Five Coeds Vie for Homecoming Queen Crown (Nancy Corpening, Audry Eklund, Sheila McConnell, Patricia Nichols and Patricia Rose). Complete Election Tabulation Results from Class Elections on October 27, 1954. Homecoming next week. Will Herberg (religious lecturer), will be the key note speaker during Religion in Life Week (November 17-21, 1954). Small voter turnout for Class Elections. Winter Carnival Chairman applications due. Student Senate held on November 2, 1954.
Dates: 1954 October 29
Overview It’s Homecoming – Nancy Corpening is announced as Homecoming Queen by Chancellor Alter on November 3, 1954. Her Royal Court also includes Audry Eklund, Sheila McConnell, Patricia Nichols and Patricia Rose, all of whom will reign over the Homecoming festivities.
Dates: 1954 November 5
Overview Harry Belafonte to Perform for coffee hour, Monday November 15, 1954 in the UPC Student Union. Student Senate meeting to be held on November 16, 1954. Nicholas Helburn, a representative of the Foreign Study and Research Fellowship Program of the Ford Foundation will be on campus, November 16, 1954. News Roundup – Send Team Off, Windy Whirl, K-Book Costs Up and Nightshirt Parade. Pioneer enrollment increases. U.S. Policy in Orient Criticized by Dr. Harold H. Fisher who lectured at the...
Dates: 1954 November 12
Overview Possible new Bizad Union. Homecoming schedule listed. Bookstore move vetoed by Board of Governors. A Pumpkin and a Princess – Image showing Ann Throgrim posing with a pumpkin. Combo to play for school show. Denver Symphony to perform with Choir in Daniel Moe’s “The Coventry Nativity". Polls open for class elections on October 28, 1955.
Dates: 1955 October 28
Overview Class Officers Elected. Small vote runout in class elections. Royal Quintet to reign at Homecoming – five coeds named Queen; finalists by Student Judges. DU Theatrical Season opens with dinner. Greenwich Village Farce. LSA’ers hold regional meet. Crepe Paper. Bald Iggle – official host of DU Homecoming festivities.
Dates: 1955 November 1
Overview Poll conducted – why students like the University of Denver. Contract renewed – Senate meets to clear busy schedule. All-School Homecoming show to give preview. Religion in Life Week plans set. CCC Frosh – Kangaroo Court. Dance Theme – “And the Melody Lingered on”. Homecoming “Sense and Nonsense” in the makings.
Dates: 1955 November 4
Overview Chancellor to Approve – Five names selected in DU Dormitories. Busy Calendar to welcome Alumni. Covered wagon will appear. French Consul to speak at DU. Putting the Kangaroo before the Court. SDA begins new project. Float numbers for homecoming parade. CCC Freshmen pull turnabout. Mum Sale.
Dates: 1955 November 8