Atherton Union | Butler University
Atherton Union is the focal point of many activities on campus and is the responsibility of Programs for Leadership and Service Education (Atherton Union, Room 101). The Union houses:
Efroymson Diversity Center
Greek Life Office
International Student Services
Programs for Leadership and Service Education Office
Residence Life Office
Student Affairs Office
University Bands and Sprit Programs
ACE (Asian Cultural Enthusiasts)
Black Student Union
College Mentors for Kids
Off-Campus Student Organization
Student Government Association
Voices of Deliverance
24-hour computer lab
Dining Services—Marketplace Café, Starbucks, Campus Convenience Store, C-Club Grab-n-Go
Bulletin boards throughout the building keep students informed about campus events. Check these boards for up-to-date information on campus activities and functions, or stop in Programs for Leadership and Service Education (AU 101) for more information.
Upcoming Events at Atherton Union | Butler University
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This event will take place at the Reilly Room in Atherton Union and is free and open to the public. No tickets required.
Black Hole Blues and Other Songs from Outer Space
Janna Levin is the Director of Sciences and Chair of the Science Studios at Pioneer Works. She is also the Claire Tow Professor of Physics and Astronomy at Barnard College of Columbia University. A Guggenheim Fellow, Janna has contributed to an understanding of black holes, the cosmology of extra dimensions, and gravitational waves in the shape of spacetime. She is the presenter of the NOVA feature Black Hole Apocalypse, aired on PBS—this first female presenter for NOVA in 35 years. Her previous books include How the Universe Got Its Spots and a novel, A Madman Dreams of Turing Machines, which won the PEN/Bingham Prize. Her latest book, Black Hole Blues and Other Songs from Outer Space, is the inside story on the discovery of the century: the sound of spacetime ringing from the collision of two black holes over a billion years ago.
Tags: science, space, black holes, NOVA