VU Today Jan. 22

Tuesday, Jan. 22


Noon Leadership at Noon Series with Altra Federal Credit Union President and CEO Jack Peplinski – Reinhart Center Board Room


12:15 p.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel


1–2 p.m. APA Drop-in Writing Help – Murphy Center 332


3 p.m. Nursing Math Test Round 1 – School of Nursing Building 195


3 p.m. Campus Ministry Scripture and Snack – Murphy Center 340. Everyone welcome.


Health services is closed today.


Submissions to Touchstone, Viterbo's art and literature magazine, will be accepted until Feb. 14. Submissions can be taken to the Fine Arts Center third floor and placed on the submission table in front of the gallery. All students and faculty are welcome to submit any art, music, or literary piece.


Do you know someone battling cancer who is under the age of 18? If so, contact the Viterbo Love Your Melon Crew's co-captains Chloe Boster and/or Allison Utz via Viterbo email.


Register for the spring session of Healthy Hawks. It is an eight-week health and well-being program that begins on Tuesday, Jan. 29. Registration is $25. Personal training, nutrition counseling, and weekly group sessions provided.


Faculty and staff: attend the Celebration of Teaching and Learning on Friday, Jan. 25 from 3:30–5 p.m. in the Fine Arts Center Lobby. Enjoy beverages and snacks while interacting with colleagues and friends sharing teaching and learning experiences, instructional strategies, methods, and outcomes via 15-minute mini sessions. Register at (though showing up last minute is OK too).


Registration is now open for the Workforce Career, Internship, and Graduate School fair on Tuesday, Feb. 19 at Wisconsin State Fair Park Exposition Center in Milwaukee. For more information on the free bus ride from campus, leaving at 11:30 a.m. and returning at 10:30 p.m., visit


Register today for Service with the Sisters Saturday, Jan. 26. Groups will serve at St. Rose Convent, the WAFER Food Fair distribution event, and the Parenting Place. The day starts at 8:30 a.m. in Reinhart Center 127 and concludes after lunch and conversation in the Reinhart Center Board Room around 1 p.m. Register through UGetConnected.


Love Chili? The Honors Program is hosting their Annual Chili Cook-off on Valentine's Day, Feb. 14, in the School of Nursing Building Lobby from 11 a.m.–1 p.m. The winner will be determined by popular vote. Free will offering. Want to compete? Email Marne Boehm at to register.


A BloodCenter of Wisconsin blood drive will be held Thursday, Jan. 24 from 11 a.m.–4 p.m. in the Fine Arts Center Lobby. To schedule an appointment, visit or call Sue Danielson at 608-796-3806. Walk-ins are also welcome. The drive is sponsored by health services and the Viterbo Student Nurses Association.


Students interested in starting a Viterbo Debate Club should contact Abigail Rostamo or Ryan Anderson for more information.


Dietetics and biology students need study participants ages 18–65 to participate in a 12-week vegetarian dietary intervention study. Participants must not currently be vegetarian. For more information contact James Scoles at