Founder’s Week 2015

By , February 2, 2015 11:07 am

2015 Founder’s Week

We are very excited that Irwin Library will be hosting some of the University’s Founder’s Week events! To see a list of all events happening this week, please visit Some items of note this week include:

Monday, February 2

  • Founder’s Week Kick-Off
    3:00pm, Irwin Library Collaborative Space
    Welcome by Provost Kate Morris and President Jim Danko
    Photo unveiling at 3:30pm. Coffee, tea, and cookies provided
  • Founder’s Week Keynote Speaker
    4:00pm, Irwin Library Collaborative Space
    Cultivating Positive Change: What Can Allies Do to Reduce Discrimination?
    Leslie Ashburn-Nardo, PhD, Assoc. Professor of Psychology, IUPUI

Wednesday, February 4

  • Book Signing
    4:00 – 6:00pm, Irwin Library Collaborative Space
    Indianapolis illustrator Michele Wood book signing, Chasing Freedom: The Life Journeys of  Harriet Tubman and Susan B. Anthony by Nikki Grimes

All Week Long

  • Founder’s Exhibit in Irwin Library Atrium
    An exhibit showcasing the history of Butler University, along with cut-outs of Ovid Butler and his daughter Demia, two founding important members of the university. Tweet your picture and #standwithovid!

Fun at the 2014 Founder’s Week Exhibit

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