VU Today April 23

Thursday, April 23

9 a.m.–3 p.m. Scholar’s Days Nursing Research on the Green Posters (unstaffed) - Fine Arts Center Main Theatre Lobby

10:45 a.m.–3 p.m. Shake the Bank - outside the Hawk's Nest (inside Hawk's Nest or Student Union if inclement weather). This is part of Money Smart Week sponsored by Student Activities Board.

11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. Justice and Peace Fair, advocating to help homelessness. Bring your donations of food, money, bottled water, hat, gloves, etc., to one of the donation boxes in the Student Union, Academic Resource Center, and School of Nursing Building Lobby.

11:30 a.m.–1 p.m. Service-Learning Soiree: Perpetuating the Legacy, Reinhart Center Board Room. All students who took the VUSM 300 Serving the Common Good course last fall and this spring semester are invited to attend the celebration of service-learning.

noon–1:15 p.m. Scholars’ Days Nursing Research on the Green (NROG): Keynote Address by Rana Limbo, “Developing and Sustaining Relationships: Translating Evidence into Practice” Fine Arts Center Main Theatre. Free and open to the public.

12:15 p.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel

1:15–2 p.m. Scholar’s Days Nursing Research on the Green Poster Session – Fine Arts Center Main Theatre Lobby

4–5 p.m. Internship in Washington, D.C., information Session –Reinhart Center room 130. Learn about Viterbo’s unique partnership with The Washington Center that allows you to register for credits through Viterbo and complete your internship with an organization in Washington, D.C. Snacks and beverages will be provided.

7:15–9:30 p.m. Open Mic Night, Hawks Nest. Sponsored by Viterbo’s English Club, Final Edit. All are welcome. There will be refreshments and snacks.

GeoCache for College Cash is today. 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 for more information and a list of poster locations.

Free Movie Night at the Rivoli Theatre; show student ID for free admission to a film of your choice. Sponsored by Campus Actvities.

The Theology of Justice and Peace (RLST 230) students will be hosting a Justice and Peace Fair from 11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. outside of the Varsity Athletics Center on Friday, April 24. Students will be speaking about a variety of justice issues from child abuse, alcohol abuse, homelessness, child advocacy, etc. All are welcome; there will be prizes and information on what you can do to get involved.

For the Justice and Peace Fair, one student group will be advocating for New HorizonsThey will be collecting feminine hygiene products, shampoo, conditioner, soap, body wash, lotion, new socks, new underwear, and pajamas for women and older children, towels, twin and queen comforters, and kitchen utensils. All items can be dropped off at the Justice and Peace Fair from 11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. outside of the Varsity Athletics Center on Friday, April 24.

Come to the Justice and Peace Fair this Friday, April 24 from 11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. outside of the Varsity Athletics Center. Stop by the RBI booth to donate your gently used baseball and softball equipment and choose from a number of baseball themed prizes.

5:01 Fit Flock participants, tomorrow is the end of the challenge. Don’t forget to log your points to be in the running for prizes. Winners will be announced by noon Friday, April 24.

Interested in summer group fitness? Rec Sports offers noon group fitness classes all summer. $30 per month or $75 for the summer. Register at the Mathy Center front desk.

The music department Honors Recital and Awards Ceremony is Sunday, April 26 at 3 p.m. in the Fine Arts Center Recital hall. Free and open to the public. Reception to follow.

Students: Do you want to stay on campus past May 10? You must apply for Summer Housing by Monday, April 27. Information can be found at: For specific questions, contact Crystal Lillge at or 608-796-3843.

HorseSense for Special Riders is looking for volunteers for summer. Lesson days are Mondays 5–8 p.m., Tuesdays 4–7 p.m., Wednesdays 4–7 p.m., and Thursdays 5–8 p.m. starting on June 1. If you are interested, go to for more information and to fill out a volunteer application.