Considering buying your first home? Concerned that you might make a mistake with this important decision? Then this workshop may be helpful!
How to Avoid the Most Common, Painful, and Frustrating
Mistakes First-Time Homebuyers Make
Walk away with 10 specific mistakes that many first-time homebuyers make when purchasing a home and learn how to avoid them and be an informed and prepared homebuyer. Steve Rupp, an experienced real estate agent with Keller Williams, will provide expertise, advice, and lunch during this workshop!
Tuesday, February 9
NOON – 1:00 PM
RSVP by 5:00 PM on February 5
Steve Rupp is a real estate broker with Keller Williams and has been in real estate for over 16 years. He has been a regular presenter for Butler Staff Assembly for 5 years and is excited to be invited back. Steve grew up in Butler-Tarkington right next to campus and enjoyed attending Starlight Musicals, cheering on the Bulldogs at Hinkle Fieldhouse, and watching the Butler marching band practice in the parking lot in the summers. His mother Mary Anne worked for Butler for 13-years, and his father Jack is a proud Butler alumnus.
This workshop is presented by the Staff Assembly Personal and Professional Development Committee. For inquiries, please contact Jeremy Walthall at ext. 6508.
Faculty and staff are invited to join the Health and Recreation Complex (HRC) and Healthy Horizons for their Holiday Wellness Gift Day on Tuesday, December 8, Noon–1:00 PM in Robertson Hall, Ford Salon.
Take this opportunity to learn more about the HRC and Healthy Horizon’s health and wellness services designed specifically for full- and part-time faculty and staff, and enjoy a plethora of complimentary offerings including:
- Free chair massage (first come, first serve) provided by two HRC massage therapists
- Stress less yoga tips delivered by a registered yoga teacher from the HRC
- Aveda aromatherapy bar
- Adult coloring therapy station supported by Staff Assembly
- Healthy holiday recipes provided by the HRC’s Registered Dietitian
- Snacks compliments of both programs—Impact Bars (an organic Olympia granola bar) and fresh fruit
- Free hot tea and coffee bar courtesy of Staff Assembly
All participants will be entered into a raffle drawing for prizes provided by the HRC and Healthy Horizons including:
- HRC yoga mats
- HRC foam rollers
- Healthy Horizons fleeces
- Refrigerated grocery bag
- First-aid kit
- Healthy Horizons plush blanket
- Three free sessions of personal training at the HRC
We look forward to seeing you there!
Tailgate at Men’s Soccer Game Sept. 16
It’s ‘Tailgate Time’ at Men’s Soccer on Wednesday, September 16. Join faculty and staff members at the Butler Bowl parking lot for fun and food before the Dawgs hit the turf against rival Indiana University. The tailgate will run from 5:30-7:00 PM with the game kicking off at 7:30 PM.
The tailgate package includes a game ticket, food, and drink all for a great, low price—adults $7, youth $5 (ages 3-12), kids under 3 are free. If you can only join us for the tailgate, get your food and drink package for $4. Food and drink are brought to you by Chick-fil-A.
RSVP to Kathy Hankins (firstname.lastname@example.org) before Thursday, September 10 at noon to reserve your spot. Cash and check should be taken to Kathy at Jordan Hall, Room 104 with checks made payable to Butler University. This event is open to faculty and staff only.
Let the Games Continue! Euchre and Paper Football!
The second year of the Butler Summer Games was a wonderful success this past summer. Thank you to all staff, faculty, and students who participated!
To continue the merriment and collegiality, Staff Assembly’s Activities and Socials Committee is sponsoring a weekly brown-bag-lunchtime gathering during the fall semester (and beyond).
We’ll have cards for euchre—and paper footballs to play, well, paper football! Beginners to both games are welcome—on-site instruction will be available. All staff, faculty, and students are welcome!
Day and Time: Wednesdays from Noon-1:00 PM, September 9–December 23
Location: JH 048
Please let Tim Thomas know if you have any questions or would like more information. Reach him at email@example.com or x8533.