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.
Lambda Chi Alpha will recolonize this fall and will be ready for formal recruitment come spring semester. Construction on their new house will also begin this November and be ready for chapter members to move in January 2021.
After only about two years of being suspended off campus, Lambda Chi Alpha will return to campus this fall for recruitment.
Frank Ross, Butler vice president for student affairs, writes that the on-campus Starbucks will not be closing.
Like dozens of other colleges in the U.S., Butler created its own bias incident reporting form for members of campus to use.
Frank Ross, vice president of student affairs, announced on Feb. 19 that Bon Appetit will replace Aramark Corporation as Butler University’s new dining partner starting May 13.
Becky Druetzler, director of Greek life, no longer works at Butler University. Frank Ross, vice president for student affairs notified Greek life leaders of her departure via email on Feb. 1.
The survey, conducted by University of California Los Angeles, will help to access Butler’s campus climate in comparison to other schools across the country.
The Butler Community received messages about increased programming for sexual assault awareness month and an outline of a plan to improve the university’s approach surrounding sexual assault. However, the university’s victim advocate and students are skeptical that increased programming will help survivors or change campus culture.
An error in the Outstanding Student Recognition program’s online scoring system left out eleven students who should have been honored last May.