Category Archives: Event

Butler Summer Games

Summer has arrived on the Butler campus and it is time for the 2nd Annual Butler Summer Games! Please join Staff Assembly and Healthy Horizons on Wednesdays and Thursdays for a healthy break in the day. Healthy Horizons is sponsoring a special edition Rewards Program for participation in this year’s events. Keep track of your points and take a step toward meeting your wellness goals!

Want to learn more about the Summer Games? Check out this video montage of last year’s games!

This year’s events include:

Summer Games Schedule

Employee Appreciation Day—March 6

Employee Appreciation Day is Friday, March 6!
Human Resources Management and Development invites all Butler employees to stop by for afternoon refreshments

Friday, March 6
2:00-4:00 PM
Jordan Hall outside of room 108

Announcements & Reminders

HR Update—Manager Training

During the planning phase of Management Training at Butler University, HR will be collecting information from various sources to build the training program. Non-supervisory staff may use the suggestion form on the Staff Assembly website from January 21–February 4 to submit topics and/or objectives they believe would be valuable to a Management Training program. These suggestions will be considered as HR prepares the foundational principles for the training program. Note: Only suggestions related to the Management Training program will be sent to HR. 

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Open Forums for Brand Guidelines, Website

There will be open forums regarding new brand guidelines and website happening soon. Dates and times will be announced in Connection.

Financial Wellness

It’s a new year, and with the new year comes the opportunity to do new and exciting things. This year, make financial wellness your goal. It’s easy to lose your path without goals, that’s where can help. Take a few minutes today to set financial goals in the ‘Your Financial Goals’ section on Setting 30-day goals and 90-day goals will help you make the most of your financial life without getting frustrated. These resources are brought to you by Pete the Planner and Healthy Horizons.


Human Resources Appreciates YOU!

HR is hosting a complimentary Barista Bar serving gourmet coffee, hot tea, and hot chocolate. We invite all Butler faculty and staff to celebrate a year of hard work and dedication with a free hot beverage. Stop by at your leisure Thursday, December 18, 9:00-11:30 a.m. in Atherton Union, room 111 (University Club).

Posted on behalf of Human Resources Management & Development.


Family Night at the HRC, Dec. 12

Family Night at the HRC, Friday, December 12 from 5:00–8:00 p.m. Bring the family for a fun, festive evening floating around the pool watching the “Grinch,” playing games, and making holiday crafts. “Home Alone” will also be showing. Get the details and register. Cost is $10/family or $15/family with a large pizza from Hot Box.

This event is brought to you by the HRC and Staff Assembly’s Activity and Socials Committee.