Margaretha Geertsema-Sligh initiates program to better connect with students.
College of Communication adjunct professor brings her experience to the Butler classroom.
Multimedia reporter Wesley Damenti sat down with recently appointed Provost Barnett to discuss her new role.
I, a burnt out engineering and English major, took to the task of assigning what your major says about you.
Along with the relationships she has built with her colleagues, Geertsema-Sligh emphasized that the most important part of her job is serving students and forming relationships with them.
After welcoming students back to campus, Butler has been working to provide a safe and enjoyable on-campus experience. With social distancing and mask-wearing in mind, faculty members are confronted with the difficult task of creating COVID-friendly programs to promote the well-being of their students.
New degree options are aimed at helping students save tuition money through a consolidated Butler experience.
The deans of LAS, CCOM and COPHS are all adamant about improving conditions for students of different backgrounds. Creating welcoming environments, hiring diverse faculty, and creating diverse curriculum seem to be a priority for all.
Brooke Barnett will begin as the newly hired dean of the College of Communication on June 1, 2019, Butler University announced today.
Trumpism & US Democracy, a communication based class, proved to Butler University that there was no process in place to get special topics courses approved. The aftermath of that led to the university requesting police security, hiring an issues management firm and implementing a new curriculum approval process for special topics courses.