VU Today April 27

Thursday, April 27


9–11 a.m. Campus Ministry Mingle-Unwind-Gather – Campus Ministry Lounge in Murphy Center room 340. Everyone welcome.


9 a.m.–3 p.m. Nursing Research on the Green – Fine Arts Center


10:30–12:30 p.m. Advising on the Go – School of Nursing Building Second Floor Lobby


Noon Mass – San Damiano Chapel


12:30–2:30 p.m. Philanthropy Week Table – School of Nursing Second Floor Lobby. Receive a free treat when you thank a benefactor by writing a note and taking a photo with the Instagram frame – props available.  Philanthropy Week Fact: Seniors in the past have given back with their Senior Class Gift through items around campus like the blue safety lights. Keep watching for tagged items around campus. #iheartVU Sponsored by Student Alumni Ambassadors.


3 p.m. Softball vs. Martin Luther College – Outdoor Athletics Complex


3:30 p.m. DNP Defense by Sheri Merten and Melissa Price “YMCA Healthy Kids Collaborative Healthy Weight Intervention” – School of Nursing room 207


4–6 p.m. Body Composition Testing – Mathy Center


4:30 p.m. DNP Defense by Jodie Fox “Restorative Incontinence Management” – School of Nursing room 207


6 p.m. Pi Phi National Honor Society for Nursing Induction Ceremony – School of Nursing Building room 196. in the Nursing Building. If you would like more information about becoming a member of Pi Phi, contact Kerri Busteed or Susan Cieslicki in the nursing department.


Rest in Peace Sr. Carlene Unser, who passed away April 26. Sr. Unser’s wake will be Monday, May 1 at 6:30 p.m. Her funeral will be Tuesday, May 2 at 10 a.m. Further details and her obituary will be shared when available.


Scholars Days is happening this week. Check out some of the 25 poster sessions, oral presentations, performances, fairs, and showcases happening as part of this campus-wide celebration of scholarship. For details, schedule, and the Event Guide, visit


The Spring into Nursing event scheduled for Friday, April 28 in the Fine Arts Center has been cancelled. It will be held sometime during the fall semester.


Issue 12 of the Lumen is available this week. Check it out in print and online at Like on Facebook at or follow on Instagram at @viterbolumen. The Lumen is hiring for next year. Click for an application


Administrative assembly is sponsoring Food for Finals for students. Four locations will be available during finals week for students to grab a snack as they study for their exams. Viterbo employees are invited to donate individually bagged treats, pre-packaged snacks, and non-refrigerated items. Monetary donations are welcome too. Monetary donations can be given to Mary Mormann in Murphy Center 510. Food donations can be dropped off at the Copy Center, the Library, outside Murphy Center 379, and the Nursing Center administrative suite. Donations will be accepted May 1–5. Freshly baked items may be dropped off in Murphy Center 379 on Monday, May 8 until 10 a.m.


VUAD will host a Disney weekend in Reinhart Center Board Room. Friday, April 28 at 9 p.m. is Disney Bingo and Saturday, April 29 at 9 p.m. is Disney Trivia. Food and lots of prizes.


RHA is hosting a Blood Drive on Monday, May 1 from 11 a.m.–4 p.m. in the Fine Arts Center Lobby. Be a hero and sign up today at Walk-ins are also welcome.