VU Today Jan. 26

Thursday, Jan. 26


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


9:30 a.m. How to be a Great Math Student Workshop – School of Nursing Building 285


Noon Mass – San Damiano Chapel


12:30 p.m. Strategic Studying in A&P Workshop – Murphy Center 474


12:30–1:30 p.m. Internship Grant Information Session – Brophy Center Commons. Pizza will be served.


4:30 p.m. Philosophy Club Meeting – Murphy Center 434. All are welcome to join the discussion of justice in Captain America: Civil War. Snacks provided.


7 p.m. Have questions about the housing selection process? Want to see what the different apartment buildings are like? Housing tours will depart from the Hawk’s Nest shortly after 7 p.m.


7:30 p.m. NesStar Season Performance A Band Called Honalee: A Tribute to the Music of Peter, Paul, and Mary and Friends – Fine Arts Center Main Theatre


8:15 p.m. Love Your Melon Meeting – Brophy Center 124. Everyone is welcome to come to learn about the group’s mission about helping children with cancer and how they can help.


Information on yesterday’s neighborhood incident is available under Safety Alerts on the Viterbo Campus Safety webpage.


Students, attend the VU After Dark Mystery Bus Tour. Meet in the Student Union at 8 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 28. Just bring money for food.


Touchstone, Viterbo’s arts and literary magazine is accepting submissions through Feb. 13. All students and staff are encouraged to submit their work. Submissions may include poetry, prose, painting, photography, website design, etc. Send literary submissions to Submit artwork to the designated table in Reinhart Center room 003. Questions? Literary: Brandi Shramek Arts: Jennifer Lossen


Students: Looking for a meaningful job this summer? Consider applying to the Summer Service-Learning Scholars Program (SSLS), a pilot program for summer 2017. Similar to the Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) program, students in the SSLS program will receive up to $2,500 to work with a faculty mentor and a community partner to engage in projects for eight weeks during the summer. Teams of students, full-time faculty, and community partners from all disciplines are encouraged to apply. Details are available at Applications are due Friday, March 31. Questions? Ideas you’d like to discuss? Contact Kirsten Gabriel at or 796-3086.


Consider nominating an outstanding Viterbo student for the St. Catherine’s Medal, an award that recognizes students for their commitments to their Catholic education, leadership, service, and the Viterbo mission. Award winners will be presented with a bronze St. Catherine’s Medal, a $50 Downtown La Crosse gift certificate and a free one-year membership to the Kappa Gamma Pi Catholic Honor Society at the Student Recognition Dinner on Monday, March 27. Students, faculty, and staff are all encouraged to nominate. Details can be found at