Memorial service for Jim Butchart

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Memorial service for Jim Butchart

A celebration of life for James “Jim” Butchart, professor of theatre, will be held at 5 p.m. Monday, Sept. 18, in Barnett Theater in the Greenhill Center of the Arts.

Butchart came to UW-Whitewater in August of 1989 as a lecturer and he retired as a professor of theater in September of 2016. He passed away on July 5, 2017.

The Jim Butchart Memorial Scholarship fund has been established through the UW-Whitewater Foundation. Donations may be made out to ‘UW-Whitewater Foundation, Inc.’ with the name of the scholarship included in the memo. Checks may be sent to:

UW-Whitewater Foundation, Inc.
800 West Main Street
Whitewater, WI 53190

Donations may also be made through online giving: The scholarship fund is included in the list of options.

The campus flag will be lowered to half-staff on Monday, Sept. 18, 2017 in his honor.



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