VU Today April 28

Friday, April 28


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


10 a.m.–noon Body Composition Testing – Mathy Center


Noon–1 p.m. Philanthropy Week Table – Murphy Center. Receive a free treat when you thank a benefactor by writing a note and taking a photo in the Instagram frame—props available. Philanthropy Week Fact: Alumni provide gifts like scholarships, research support, department gifts, internships, grants, the Ethics Institute and Endowed Chairs. Keep watching for tagged items around campus. #iheartVU Sponsored by Student Alumni Ambassadors.


7:30 p.m. Senior Capstone Recital by Anna Hermanson, Jonathan Woodruff, and Caleb Richards – Fine Arts Center Recital Hall


9 p.m. VU After Dark Disney Bingo – Reinhart Center Board Room


Today is Tribune Jeans Day. Each month a different local charity is supported by the La Crosse Tribune.


Saturday, April 29


3 p.m. Student Voice Recital by Stacy Humfeld – Fine Arts Center Recital Hall


7:30 p.m. Pepper the Performers – Fine Arts Center Recital Hall. Tickets are free and are available starting at 6:30 pm in the Recital Hall Lobby. Pepper the Performers is a cabaret-style show with music, comedy, and dancing. Before each act, however, the performer will eat a habanero pepper and will be allowed milk and bread once the act is complete. 


9 p.m. VU After Dark Disney Team Trivia – Reinhart Center Board Room


Sunday, April 30


11 a.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel


3 p.m. Music Department Honors Recital and Awards Ceremony – Fine Arts Center Recital Hall. Reception to follow. Free and open to the public.


5 p.m. Mathy Center closes early


6 p.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel


Rest in Peace: Sr. Carlene Unser passed away April 26. She taught art at Viterbo for 30 years and was one of three FSPA instrumental in designing the Fine Arts Center. Click to read her obituary.


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


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:


Students in the Mind Body Therapies nursing class are offering free 15-minute massages next week: Tuesday from 12:30–4:30 p.m., Wednesday from 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. and 1:30–3:30 p.m., Thursday from 10 a.m.–noon and 1–3 p.m., and Friday from 10 a.m.–noon. Options are head/neck/shoulder, back, foot, or hand massage. To request an appointment, contact Christine Hardie at