Alumni Success Stories: Emily MacDonald

2023 alumna Emily MacDonald was already observing and planning lessons during her first semester in the College of Education. At Butler, she learned the importance of leaning on her colleagues, mentors, and professors.

Alumni Success Stories: Madison Pines

2023 alumna Madison Pines says the College of Education taught her the importance of flexibility in the classroom. Now an International English Teacher in Israel, she applies what she learned at Butler to adjust to her students’ needs.

2022 Graduate Stories: Kaitlin Walper

Through Butler’s Real Business Experience and internship opportunities, 2022 graduate Kaitlin Walper says she learned critical skills, allowing her to take the next step in her career as an Account Manager at Amazon.

Indiana Journalism Hall of Fame Relocating to Butler University’s College of Communication

 The Butler University College of Communication (CCOM) will serve as the new home to the Indiana Journalism Hall of Fame’s (IJHF) day-to-day operations and archives.  The IJHF will lease space on Butler’s campus in the Fairbanks Center for Communications, home of CCOM, allowing the non-profit organization to not only continue its mission “to recognize and…

Alumni Matthew Griffin

Alumni Success Stories: Matthew Griffin

2017 alumnus Matthew Griffin says his Butler education gave him the skills to dance at a professional level plus helped him develop the time management and interpersonal skills needed to work in a ballet company.

Alumna Erica Johnston

Alumni Success Stories: Erica Johnston

This 2014 alumna credits her exposure to full- and small-scale dance productions, plus opportunities to network, with her success as a freelancer and costume designer and builder in New York City.

Student Matthew Compton

Current Bulldog Stories: Matthew Compton

Sophomore Matthew Compton, first met Blue IV at his home near Chicago when he surprised him with his admission decision. Now they run into each other frequently at Hinkle. Read more about what makes Butler special to Matthew.