VU Today April 7

Friday, April 7


8–8:45 a.m. First Friday Prayer Service – San Damiano Chapel. The interfaith service is welcoming to all faith traditions.


12:20 p.m. Classes are cancelled


1 p.m. Inauguration Liturgy – San Damiano Chapel


2:15–2:40 p.m. Inauguration Procession Line Up – School of Nursing Building 195. All Viterbo employees are invited to participate. Employees with academic regalia should wear it.


2:50 p.m. Inauguration Procession


3 p.m. Installation Ceremony – Fine Arts Center Main Theatre. A reception will follow in the FAC Lobby.


7:30 p.m. NexStar Season Viterbo Presents Avenue Q – Weber Center for the Performing Arts


9 p.m. VU After Dark De-stress Night – Hawk’s Nest


Today is the deadline to register group or individual scholarly work for Scholars Days 2017. The registration form and details regarding this year's event can be found at Questions? Contact Kirsten Gabriel at


VU Dance Marathon for Children’s Miracle Network is doing their final restaurant fundraiser event tonight, April 7 at Red Lobster in La Crosse. There are flyers located everywhere on campus for the event. People can show the flyer on their phone or bring in the physical flyer and from 4–8 p.m., 10 percent of the cost of the meal goes directly to CMN Dance Marathon.


Saturday, April 8


Snapchat Takeover: Service Saturdays student leaders Nicole Fronek and Andrew Wegner will take over the viterbosnaps Snapchat account today. They’ll be going to different volunteer sites as part of Inauguration Service Saturday.


1:30–3 p.m. Bubble Soccer – Assisi Courtyard. Free play will occur with two teams of five, bring a team or come on your own. Sponsored by Student Activities Board.


1:30 p.m. Master Class on Jazz, Rock, and Pop Singing with Edie Means – Fine Arts Center Recital Hall


7 p.m. VU After Dark Scavenger Hunt – Hawk’s Nest


7:30 p.m. NexStar Season Viterbo Presents Avenue Q – Weber Center for the Performing Arts


7:30 p.m. One of a Kind Chamber Music Series Sonatas from 1917: The Music of Debussy and Respighi – Fine Arts Center Recital Hall


Sunday, April 9


11 a.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel


2 p.m. NexStar Season Viterbo Presents Avenue Q – Weber Center for the Performing Arts


6 p.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel


Donate blood, enjoy a healthy snack, participate in numerous health screenings, or learn about the many health resources in the La Crosse area at the annual Viterbo Community Health Fair from 2–6 p.m. Tuesday, April 11 in the Mathy Center. The event is free and open to the public, and 62 local organizations are scheduled to attend.


Students: On Tuesday, April 11, Viterbo is hosting the annual Community Health Fair. As part of the event, a special permit has been purchased from the City of La Crosse for parking on the following streets. If you have a car parked on the 800 block of 8 Street between Market and Mississippi Street or on either side of the 700 block of Winnebago Street by the Physical Plant, it will need to be moved. If there are any cars in these areas after 9 a.m. on April 11, the La Crosse Police Department will be ticketing and towing them at full cost to their owners. You may move your cars back at 6 p.m. on that same day. If you have any questions, contact Sue Danielson at 796-3806 or


The Mathy Center will close early at 5 p.m. on Friday, April 7 for the Presidential Inauguration dinner. 


National Alcohol Screening Week Fact: “Heavy or At-Risk Drinking” is defined as anything greater than four standard drinks on any day (and a total of 14 per week) for men, and three drinks on any day (and more than seven per week) for women. Visit for a free, confidential online screener for alcohol use.