The Viterbo University Fine Arts Center has added a performance by the Celtic music group Cherish the Ladies at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 17 in the Fine Arts Center Main Theatre.
Celebrate the Christmas season with the Viterbo University choirs as they present "A Viterbo Christmas: Out of Darkness, Light!" at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1 and 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 2 in the Fine Arts Center Main Theatre.
Cynthia Hougum, GE Healthcare Digital vice president for Product and Customer Excellence,will speak as part of the Viterbo University Leadership at Noon series Tuesday, Nov. 13 in Reinhart Center room 107.

VU Today

Friday, Nov. 16


9 a.m.–3 p.m. Career Services Walk-in Resume Reviews – Murphy Center 374


9:30 a.m. Timecards are due in the Payroll Office – Murphy Center 201


10 a.m.–1 p.m. Viterbo Love Your Melon Be the Match Event – School of Nursing Building Lobby. All students and employees are encouraged to stop by to learn about Be the Match and how to save a life.


Noon Deadline to register for the bean bag tournament on Nov. 19. Tournament starts at 7 p.m. Teams of two register on IMLeagues.


Health Services will be closed today. If you need to be seen by a healthcare provider, visit


Today is Employee Jeans Day. Proceeds benefit employee social and hospitality functions.



Saturday, Nov. 17


Viterbo Rings Service Saturday. Click to log in to UGetConnected and sign up for a bell ringing shift and location.



Sunday, Nov. 18


11 a.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel


2 p.m. Senior Capstone Recital – Fine Arts Center Nola Starling Recital Hall. Free and open to the public.


6 p.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel


6:30–8 p.m. SMART Recovery Meeting – Student Development Center second floor. Viterbo’s SMART Recovery meeting is a self-help support group for students experiencing any addictive behavior.


8:30 p.m. Free Bowling – Pla-Mor Lanes. Bring your student I.D. to receive 3 free games of bowling and shoes.


Philosophy Club: Boldly go to Murphy Center 434 on Monday, Nov 19 at 4 p.m. for a stellar discussion on Star Trek. Snacks will be provided.


Career Services just received the 2019 vinyl stick-on calendars. They’re available in the Copy Center for anyone who would like one. 


The annual eyeglasses collection is going on now. Collection bins are located in the School of Nursing office, at the library main desk, and in San Damiano Chapel until December. Donated glasses and sunglasses (any condition) will be cleaned, refurbished, sorted, and packed through the Wisconsin Lions Foundation (WLF) Eyeglass Recycling Center. The foundation supplies eyeglasses to missions, including the February Viterbo mission to San Raymundo, Guatemala. WLF also collects used hearing aids and cell phones to support other projects.


If you purchased pies or pumpkin bread from the Student Dietetics Association, remember to pick them up on the School of Nursing Building second floor during one of the following times: Monday, Nov. 19 from 11 a.m.–12:30 p.m. or 3:30–6:30 p.m. or Tuesday, Nov. 20 from 12:30–5 p.m. If these times do not work for you, contact student Kelli Richardson at


There will be an ENACTUS meeting on Monday Nov. 19 at 5 p.m. in Brophy Center 211.


Dec. 1 Service Saturday: Projects are finalized and everything is posted on UGetConnected software. A winter clothing drive is part of this Service Saturday, so bring back any gently used/new winter clothing items to donate. To reserve a space for your preferred project/organization, click here.


VU After Dark Sign Up Cooking Night is Friday, Nov. 30 at 9 p.m. in the School of Nursing Building 284. Book your spot now at


Viterbo University will host a cultural diversity symposium the morning of Tuesday, Nov. 20 in the Fine Arts Center Main Theatre. Viterbo community members are invited to attend. The event is sponsored by the HRSA NURSES grant at Viterbo.


VUSM 392 class members will hold a bake sale Monday, Nov. 19 from 10 a.m.–2 p.m. in the School of Nursing Building Lobby, Murphy Center Lobby, and in the Reinhart Center reading room. There will be various gluten free and vegan options. All items will be one dollar, and proceeds will support women’s organizations in the community.


Viterbo Employees: The Viterbo service immersion team is looking for chaperones for its spring semester trips. Any interested employee can check out the Spring trip dates and express interest in being a chaperone by filling out the form at Contact Emilio Alvarez, Colin Burns-Gilbert, or Jacob Hart with any questions.


Learn about mindfulness and how to incorporate the skills into your life. Mindfulness Mondays are in the School of Nursing Building room 104 from 5:30–6:30 p.m. Come at any time. Snacks are provided.Learn about mindfulness and how to incorporate the skills into your life. Mindfulness Mondays are in the School of Nursing Building room 104 from 5:30–6:30 p.m. Come at any time. Snacks are provided.


Tobacco use is the single largest preventable cause of disease and premature death in the U.S. Smoking causes about 1 out of 5 deaths in the US annually. Yet, 40 million American adults still smoke. The most important thing smokers can do to improve their health is to quit cigarettes and other forms of combustible tobacco. Want to quit? Resources: American Cancer Society ( or 1-800-227-2345); 1-800-QUIT-NOW (1-800-784-8669); quit smoking apps;; Gundersen Community and Preventive Care Services: (608) 775-5442 or (800) 362-9567; Mayo Clinic Nicotine Dependence Center: (608) 392-6267; Viterbo Counseling Services and Health Services.

Post date: Friday, November 16, 2018 - 07:44