On March 16, President Danko announced Barnett’s appointment to interim provost and vice president for academic affairs at Butler University. Barnett’s position will become effective April 1.
Butler plans to return to full capacity in person classes and will reinstate breaks for the fall and summer semesters.
Based on recent COVID-19 data and information, academic instruction will continue in person, with dance majors returning to studios sooner than expected.
Preparations over the summer helped classes change instruction format at a moment’s notice.
New degree options are aimed at helping students save tuition money through a consolidated Butler experience.
Kandel-Cisco served as the interim dean of the College of Education during the 2019-2020 school year.
The coronavirus pandemic has led all Butler courses to resort to the use of online resources. This has led to a variety of hands-on courses getting affected in different ways — some worse than others.
Study abroad students have returned home and will now take classes online due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Stephen Standifird, Lacy School of Business Dean, came to Butler in 2014, and will assume the role as president of Bradley University on June 15.
In response to the coronavirus, Butler University cancelled classes until March 18, allowing for faculty to plan for a transition to online classes until April 4. The campus will, however, remain open.