VU Today March 27

Friday, March 27


7:30 p.m. Student Voice Recital with Megan Mellenthien, Wesley Moss, and Jacob Snyder – Fine Arts Center Recital Hall. Free and open to the public.


9 p.m. VU After Dark MarioKart Tournament – Reinhart Center Board Room


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


Saturday, March 28


1 p.m. Viterbo Baseball vs. Grand View University Doubleheader - Outdoor Athletics Complex


7:30 p.m. Student Voice Recital with Salina Jelen and Eli Schellinger – Fine Arts Center Recital Hall. Free and open to the public.


7:30 p.m. NexStar Season Performance Mike Toomey’s TV & Me – Fine Arts Center Main Theatre


9 p.m. VU After Dark Craft Night – Hawk’s Nest. Supplies provided, bring your creativity.


Sunday, March 29


11 a.m. Mass – San Damaino Chapel


Noon Viterbo Baseball vs. Grand View University Doubleheader - Outdoor Athletics Complex


6 p.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel


8:30 p.m. $2 Bowling – Pla-Mor Lanes. Bring your student ID and $2 to receive three games and shoes.


Educator and consultant Nora Hernandez Chavez will present “Cuba Today and Tomorrow” from 1:25–2:20 p.m. Monday, March 30 in Reinhart Center 127. The presentation will cover U.S./Cuba relations, Cuban community priorities, and changes in the embargo, travel ban, and terror list for Cuba and the U.S. Everyone is welcome to attend.


The next minds@work: a new conversation “To-Night is Mine: Sexual Inversion in Bram Stoker’s Dracula” by Apryl Denny, English, will be held Monday, March 30 from 6–7 p.m. in the School of Nursing Building room 195. Sponsored by the English department, everyone is welcome to attend.


Students interested in traveling to Nicaragua during Spring Break 2016 as part of an Inter-Professional Practice VUSM 300 class should attend the informational meeting Monday, March 30 at 4 p.m. in Murphy Center 448. This meeting will go over more details of the program, requirements prior to applying, and the application process, etc. If you have any questions or would like further information, contact Taylor Lewis, global education at or 608-796-3170.


Do you have a great advisor who has been there to help answer your questions, guided you during your academic career, and who exemplifies Viterbo’s core values? To thank them for their help, nominate your advisor for the Outstanding Academic Advisor Award. Applications are due Monday, March 30. Fill out your nomination today at


The Viterbo community is invited to attend a liturgy commemorating the life of Thea Bowman, FSPA, at 10:30 a.m. Monday, March 30 in Mary of the Angels Chapel at St. Rose Convent. The event will feature presider and homilist Fr. Maurice Nutt and music by the Viterbo Concert Choir.


Spring Fling 2015 will take place April 9–11. The event lineup includes a hypnotist, mystery bus tour, outdoor recreation, and more. For a full schedule of events, visit


Employees: Don’t forget to sign up for the Grandad Half Marathon and 5K Run/Walk events May 1–2 for the Corporate Challenge team. Contact Krista at for a 10 percent discount code. Only a few more employees needed to get Vick’s Flock shirts.