Butler Beyond Celebration | Butler University

Demia Butler: Good evening! My name is Demia Butler VII Hicks and I am a proud descendant of Ovid Butler, the abolitionist attorney who founded this university with the help of many others who were compelled by his vision for an institution of higher learning open to all. In the school’s Charter, which was passed…

Community Scholars 50th Anniversary Celebration

(music) (chatter) – Oh, you look wonderful. – [John J. DeGioia] It’s wonderful to be with all of you here in Gaston Hall for this special celebration marking 50 years of our Community Scholars Program. Approximately 1700 community scholars have graduated from Georgetown. Faculty and staff have developed ways to support our scholars through the…