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Speeches & Publications

Community Reflection—Election 2016

“Remember that Butler is an institution where all people are welcomed and valued—regardless of religion, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity, or political beliefs. Ours is a community of inclusivity that is as old as the University itself.”

State of the University 2016

President James M. Danko said in his 2016 State of the University address that Butler is strong academically, financially, reputationally, and otherwise, and he challenged the University community to keep the success going.

2016 Butler Convocation Remarks

“Every student here has worked hard to arrive at this moment. I congratulate you on your achievements, which have earned you a place within this outstanding Butler University class.”

Butler 2020 Progress

We are driving toward a bold vision for our University, outlined in a strategic plan we call Butler 2020. This was the culmination of two years of discussion and feedback from Butler students, faculty, staff, and alumni.