Employee Spotlight: Britany Goodpaster

Over the past three years, Britany Goodpaster has worked as a Sales Operation Manager in the Information Technology department. Working with Butler Ventures’s startup company, AvantBlue, she is proud to be at the forefront of the company, advancing technology in education through Indiana.

Marianne Glick ʼ73, MS ʼ74, and Mike Woods Donate $2.5 Million to Support New Founder’s College at Butler University 


Gift from Butler alumna Marianne Glick ʼ73, MS ʼ74, and Mike Woods will provide operating support and facility renovations for the two-year college. Indianapolis philanthropist and Butler University alumna Marianne Glick and her spouse, Mike Woods, made a historic gift of $2.5 million to Founder’s College at Butler University, a new two-year college that Butler…

Celebrating Bulldog Pride: Aaron Wright

We are partnering with the LGBT Alumni Association to highlight members of Butler’s LGBTQ+ community. For Aaron Wright ’05 (He/Him), Pride Month means recognizing the LGBTQ+ community’s vital contributions and standing up against discrimination.

Bulldog Crawl Welcomes Alumni and Friends to Campus June 28

Butler University’s annual Bulldog Crawl returns to campus on Friday, June 28. Hosted by the Central Indiana Butler Community, this event offers alumni and friends a chance to visit campus, tour new or recently updated spaces, and enjoy food and beverages from many alumni-owned or operated business partners. The Crawl raises awareness and support for…

Butler University Celebrates the Class of 2024

Butler University celebrated the achievements of more than 1,000 graduates during the 2024 Commencement exercises held on Friday, May 10, and Saturday, May 11. Friends and families turned out in record numbers to celebrate the 818 undergraduate students and 218 graduate students who participated in the ceremonies. The official University Commencement Ceremony occurred on Friday,…

Igniting the Spark: Butler Lifelong Learning Collaborative to Host Inaugural Summer Spark Week

From June 3 to June 6, 2024, Butler Lifelong Learning Collaborative will host its inaugural Summer Spark Week, an engaging four-day event designed for adult lifelong learners seeking an intellectually stimulating, college-like experience. Participants can choose to participate in one day or the full week. Spearheaded by the Butler Lifelong Learning Collaborative (BLLC), this event…

Butler University Launches Innovative Nursing Program to Address Workforce Shortage, Meet Future Needs of Healthcare


Butler University is launching a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree program to help meet the state’s need for nursing professionals and create a much-needed pipeline for bachelor-prepared nursing talent. The Indiana State Board of Nursing accredited the four-year program last week, and applications open on August 1 for a fall 2025 launch. As…

2024 Graduate Stories: Sara Moore

Now a Butler alum, Sara Moore will join the Physics Doctorate Program at the University of Rochester. She is grateful for Butler’s individualized support, which helped her complete three of her majors.

2024 Graduate Stories: Leah Rubino

While excited to begin her professional career, recent graduate Leah Rubino encourages students to cherish every moment on campus. She is grateful for the relationships she has formed with classmates, professors, and lacrosse teammates.