VU Today May 3

Wednesday, May 3

Noon Mass – San Damiano Chapel

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

4–4:30 p.m. Internship Information Session – Murphy 346. Don’t leave campus without your summer or fall internship. All majors and students welcome. Let about the 0-credit and for-credit internship options and how to get paid for your summer or fall internship.

4:30 p.m. Free Self-defense Class – Mathy Center Gym. Learn empowering techniques from Martial Arts expert Fred Nicklaus. Sponsored by Rec Sports.

7:30 p.m. Bright Star Season Performance Recycled Percussion – Fine Arts Center Main Theatre

9 p.m. Taize Prayer – San Damiano Chapel

Parking Notice: Parking spaces on the east side of Fine Arts Center lot A will be reserved for 55 families scheduled to attend Junior Visit Day Friday, May 5.

Breaking Barriers Diversity Club Movie Night, Hidden Figures, Thursday, May 4 at 7 p.m. in Murphy Center 432.

Employees: The 26th Annual Sister Doctor Dean Jean Golf Scramble and Dinner will be Tuesday, May 16 with a 4 p.m. shotgun start at Valley High Golf Course, Hokah, Minn. Everyone is invited. Register by email to Sister Jean Moore (aka SDDJ) by Friday, May 12. Prices for Golf/Dinner are forthcoming. Donations for the Viterbo University Food Pantry will be accepted.

Care for Chocolate? Students, show you care by taking a moment out of your busy day to create an anonymous, short, and positive message for another student, and you will receive a free candy bar (while supplies last). Active Minds, a student organization promoting mental health awareness and education, is sponsoring this event, which will be held from 10 a.m.–noon in Murphy Center Lobby on Thursday, May 4. For more information about this event, or about Active Minds, contact Tori Voight at

Employees are invited to attend the annual Rose Awards ceremony at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, May 4 in the Fine Arts Center Lobby (new location this year). The Rose Awards began in 1979 to honor the university’s best. Jason Howard, philosophy, the 2016 Teacher of the Year, will give the keynote address. A reception will follow the event.

Thursday, May 4 from 8:30–10:30 a.m. in the School of Nursing room 402, Comfort Keepers Interviewing On-Campus for Home Care Providers. CNA/EMT training is preferable but not required. Comfort Keepers offers competitive pay, flexible hours, and 24/7 support. No registration necessary, more details in the ‘my events’ tab of Purple Briefcase. Contact Alyssa Gostonczik with questions.