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BUTLER UNIVERSITY NEWS
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 30, 2011
Butler University Plans Tourney Activities for Campus and Indianapolis Community
INDIANAPOLIS – The following events are planned for Friday, April 1, and Saturday, April 2, on the Butler University campus. All events are free and open to the public.
Note: There is no rally planned for Wednesday, March 29 at 2:30 p.m. on the Butler campus.
Friday, April 1
Atherton Union steps, 704 W. Hampton Drive (rain site: Atherton Union Reilly Room)
Featuring Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels, Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard, Butler President Bobby Fong, mascot Hink, Butler giveaways, and music provided by Indianapolis’ own Zanna-Doo.
Saturday, April 2
Bulldogs Dancing in the Streets Fair
West Hampton Drive
Featuring face painting, fair games, food (some free, some for purchase), music and Butler giveaways.
Community Viewing Party at Hinkle Fieldhouse
Doors open at 5 p.m.; 6 p.m. game tip-off
510 W. 49thSt.
Due to NCAA regulations, concessions will not be available, but guests are welcome to bring in food and drink. No alcohol, no glass and no pets allowed. Bags will be checked upon arrival.
*A Hinkle Viewing Party will be scheduled for Monday, April 4, if Butler plays in the championship game.
About Butler University
Challenging and enabling students to meet their personal and professional goals has guided Butler University since 1855. Today, Butler is a nationally recognized comprehensive university that blends the liberal arts with first-rate pre-professional programs. It seeks to prepare each graduate not simply to make a living but to make a life of purpose, in which personal flourishing is intertwined with the welfare of others. Butler is known for its vibrant campus, superior academics and dedicated faculty. The University enrolls more than 4,600 undergraduate and graduate students in six academic colleges: Business, Communication, Education, Fine Arts, Liberal Arts and Sciences, and Pharmacy and Health Sciences. Located just six miles from downtown Indianapolis, Butler’s urban setting affords students internship opportunities that provide excellent graduate school and career preparation.
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