VU Today April 22

Wednesday, April 22

8 a.m.–5 p.m. The Diversity Committee welcomes all students to enjoy a snack in the Inclusion and Diversity Center in Murphy Center room 576 from 8 a.m.–5 p.m. Sponsored by the Student Diversity Committee.

9:30–11 a.m. Scholars’ Days Senior Nursing Capstone Poster Sessions – Fine Arts Center Lobby

11 a.m. South Africa Study Aboard Informational Meeting – School of Nursing Building room 195. Students are you interested in learning more about your opportunity to go to South Africa at the end of the spring 2016 semester for Viterbo credit? If you are unable to attend or would like further information, contact Taylor Lewis, Global Education, at tilewis@viterbo.edu or 608-796-3170.

11 a.m.–3 p.m. Earth Day Fair – Reinhart Center Board Room. The Environmental Sustainability Club is hosting the Earth Fair to celebrate Earth Day. Free and open to the public. Snacks and refreshments will be served; door prizes. There will be poster displays set up by local businesses/organizations.

11 a.m.–2 p.m. Shake the Bank – Outside Murphy Center (inside Murphy Center Lobby  if inclement weather). Part of Money Smart Week, sponsored by Student Activities Board.

11:30 a.m.–1 p.m. Scholars’ Days Senior Nursing Capstone Poster Sessions – Fine Arts Center Lobby

Noon–1 p.m. What’s the hoopla about internships? All are invited to participate in the hula hoop contest in Assisi Courtyard. Stop by to learn about the internship program and show off your hula hoop skills. Prizes will be awarded for the person who can hula hoop the longest and for the most creative hula hooping.

12:15 p.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel

2–4 p.m. Resume Review Session – Library room 103. Students should bring a hard copy or electronic copy of their resume for critique by career services staff.

2:30–3:30 p.m. Writing a Personal Statement for Graduate School Scholarships – Murphy Center room 332

3–5 p.m. Dog Therapy Day – Hawk’s Nest. Sponsored by Campus Activities.

4 p.m. Baseball vs. William Penn University – Outdoor Athletics Complex

5–6 p.m. Disney College Internship Program Session: Students interested in learning about doing an internship with this world-renowned company should attend today’s session in Reinhart Center room 130. Viterbo student Paige Ermer will share information about her experience as a business management intern at Disney World in Florida.  Where else would you rather gain valuable experience, earn credit, get paid and learn from experts in a variety of fields than the “happiest place on earth?” Pizza and beverages provided.

6:30 p.m. Viterbo Money Smart Week Presents "Pete the Planner" with comedian Pete Dunn. Free shuttle bus ride from Viterbo to UW-L's Graff Main Hall room 260. Meet at the Student Union at 5:45 p.m. The presentation is from 6:30–7 p.m.

9 p.m. Taize Prayer – San Damiano Chapel

Viterbo’s first undergraduate conference on Philosophy and Pop Culture will take place Saturday, April 25 in the Reinhart Center Board Room from 9:30 a.m.–3 p.m. The conference is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Jason Howard (jjhoward@viterbo.edu) or Robyn Gaier (rrgaier@viterbo.edu).

Viterbo’s English Club, Final Edit, will host an Open Mic Night welcome for everyone Thursday, April 23 from 7:15–9:30 p.m. in the Hawk's Nest. There will be refreshments and snacks. Come let your inner poet out, or feel free to join and watch.

Service-Learning Soiree: Perpetuating the Legacy: All students who took the Serving the Common Good VUSM 300 course last fall and this spring semester are invited to attend the celebration of service-learning Thursday, April 23 from 11:30 a.m.–1 p.m. in the Reinhart Center Board Room. Community partners have also been invited to attend. Free appetizers and drinks will be served. Contact Denise Lorenz at dmlorenz@viterbo.edu with questions.

The Rec Sports department is hiring staff for the summer. If interested, stop by the Mathy Center front desk.

Reminder: VU After Dark Programming Assistant applications are due Friday, April 24 at noon. Visit http://www.viterbo.edu/vu-after-dark/paid-student-programming-assistants for a full position description and the application.
 
The free Courtyard Carni luncheon will be held on Friday, May 1 from 11 a.m.–1:30 p.m. For students not on a meal plan and all Viterbo employees, lunch tickets are available at the residence life office, the copy center in Reinhart Center 022, and institutional advancement in Murphy Center room 226. Carnival activities are available from 11 a.m.–4 p.m. Visit http://www.viterbo.edu/campus-activities/courtyard-carni for event information.

If you have a departmental or alumni celebration that you would like to consider celebrating during Viterbo Days 2015 Oct. 9–10, contact Kathy Duerwachter, at kaduerwachter@viterbo.edu or 608-796-3072.

VU Bookstore: Two Day Flash Sale in store and online April 21–22. Twenty-five percent off select items including T-shirts, shorts, hats, drinkware and more. There will be an additional 25 percent off clearance merchandise. http://www.viterbostore.com

GeoCache for College Cash is Thursday, April 23. Find a poster, scan the QR code or use the URL, and correctly answer a question to be entered in a drawing for either a $100 or $50 Visa gift card. The event will take place all day and is open to both employees and students. Visit http://www.viterbo.edu/financial-literacy/events for more information and a list of poster locations.

The students in Nursing 390 Body Mind Therapies will offer 15-minute massages Monday, April 27–Thursday, April 30 in the School of Nursing Building room 204. Everyone is invited to sign up for a massage. The choices are hand/arm, head/neck/shoulder, back, or feet. The times are Monday from 1–5 p.m.; Tuesday from noon–2 p.m. and 3–5 p.m.; Wednesday from 1–4 p.m., and Thursday from 9 a.m.–2 p.m. Email Brandy Cleveland at blcleveland@viterbo.edu to schedule an appointment. Multiple appointments may be available depending on the response.