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.

Butler University to Recognize Clarence Crain ’73 with Honorary Degree at 2024 Commencement 

Butler University proudly announces that Clarence Crain ’73, a distinguished alumnus and dedicated community leader, will receive an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters during the Spring Commencement ceremonies at Hinkle Fieldhouse on May 10, 2024. In selecting honorary degree recipients, Butler University strives to celebrate individuals whose lives and work reflect the University’s core values…

2024 Graduate Stories: Quinn Shanahan

Reflecting on her Butler experience, Quinn Shanahan encourages new Bulldogs to trust their instincts and try new things. She is thankful for the Lacy School of Business’s flexibility, allowing her to identify her passion for International Business.

2024 Graduate Stories: Kenya Bustos-Diaz

Butler provided Kenya Bustos-Diaz with the tools to be a confident teacher. Upon graduation, she plans to stay connected with the College of Education, mentor students, and continue conversations on the importance of representation.

Donor Impact: Scholarships and Student Success Tristan Rumsey ՚24

Originally from Lakewood, Ohio, Tristan Rumsey ’24 is graduating in May with a bachelor’s degree in statistics and minors in Business Administration and Data Science. During his time at Butler, Tristan has been the recipient of student scholarships made possible by donor gifts to the Butler Fund for Student Scholarship. Consider making a gift to…

2024 Graduate Stories: Velin Georgiev

As a Lacy School of Business student, Velin Georgiev feels well-equipped for his future, graduating with invaluable hands-on experience. Upon graduation, Velin will travel across the West Coast before joining Eli Lilly & Co. as a Pricing, Reimbursement, and Market Access (PRA) Associate.

Butler University Joins NASPA’s Culture of Respect Collective

Butler University is honored to join a distinguished group of 12 colleges and universities from across North America in the eighth cohort of NASPA’s Culture of Respect Collective. This initiative gathers higher education institutions committed to eliminating campus sexual violence—a critical issue facing college campuses. Since its inception, the Collective has welcomed over 160 institutions,…

Butler Selects Higher Education Leader and Youth Development Expert as Inaugural Dean of Two-Year Founder’s College

A social work and youth development scholar with years of experience leading system-wide initiatives at Indiana University will serve as the inaugural dean for the new Founder’s College at Butler University, a two-year program serving historically underserved students. Dr. Carolyn Gentle-Genitty, who is based in Indianapolis, will leave her roles as Indiana University’s Assistant Vice…

Butler University’s Institute for Well-being Announces Winners of the Inaugural Well-being Awards

Butler University’s Institute for Well-being (IWB), a pioneering center dedicated to enhancing holistic support for student, faculty, and staff well-being, proudly announces the winners of its inaugural well-being awards. These awards recognize outstanding achievements in well-being initiatives across higher education institutions. Excellence in Faculty/Staff Well-being: The University of Virginia’s Kultivate Konnection program, created by Pamela…