Butler alumnus Randall Ojeda hired as the new director of the Diversity Center.
Carlos “Scooby” Johnson has been charged with rape, attempted rape and sexual battery after an incident with a Butler student in February.
This is a story of bureaucratic bungling and mishandling of a decades-old ideological dispute — and the web of accusations that followed.
In collaboration with the Indiana Department of Health, Butler has been selected to host a two-dose vaccine distribution site on campus for Indiana and out-of-state students, as well as international students. The Pfizer vaccine will be distributed to students between April 7–9 and May 4–6.
On the morning of March 10, Tyler James, a junior international business major, was found unresponsive in his on-campus apartment in Apartment Village.
The first-year residential hall has been put under a mandatory lockdown as the result of a burst of positive tests. Students will receive tests beginning at 9 a.m. on Feb. 20.
Hinkle Fieldhouse will host NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament games in 2021, per CBS Sports.
Butler has suspended students from meeting in groups of more than four people, yet classes will remain in person until Nov 24, the original end date of fall semester. Butler currently has 74 positive COVID-19 cases.
University officials said the decision was made in consultation with health experts. Students will resume in-person learning on Sept. 7.
Although academics will be held virtually, students will remain on campus. Students will only have access to residence halls, dining halls and outdoor spaces.