VU Today Nov. 26

Monday, Nov. 26


12:15 p.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel


12:30–2:30 p.m. Visit the Viterbo Love Your Melon Crew – School of Nursing Building Lobby. Learn about the Pinky Swear Foundation and win a LYM Beanie.


2–3 p.m. Monday Munchtime – Murphy Center 579. This month’s featured country is Greece. Stop by to enjoy some traditional Greek cuisine.


5:30–6:30 p.m. Mindfulness Mondays – School of Nursing Building 104. Learn about mindfulness and how to incorporate the skills into your life. Come at any time. Snacks are provided.


5 p.m. Women’s Basketball vs. Martin Luther College – Varsity Athletics Center


5–6 p.m. Supper and Scripture – Brophy Center 123. Join Campus Ministry for a time of fellowship, prayer, and reflection of the Gospel reading for the following Sunday. A meal is provided.


6 p.m. Housing 102 – Brophy Center 123. – Living off campus nest year? Learn about signing a lease, renter’s insurance, your rights, etc.


7 p.m. Men’s Basketball vs. Martin Luther College – Varsity Athletics Center


7 p.m. Service Immersion Information Session – Reinhart Center Boardroom. Learn about all of Viterbo’s service trips for next semester. Check out details for all of the trips at


Congratulations to music education major Sarah Seegert and Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling student Kayla Rochester, who were selected as the student speakers at Viterbo’s winter commencement ceremony Dec. 15.


Retiring Viterbo professor Larry Harwood will give a presentation reflecting upon life, his students’ lives, and where an education might be found today or any time at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 28 in San Damiano Chapel. Everyone is welcome to attend.


Dec. 1 Service Saturday: Projects are finalized and everything is posted on UGetConnected. A winter clothing drive will be part of this Service Saturday, so bring any gently used/new winter clothing items to donate. To reserve a space for your preferred project/organization, click here


VU After Dark free Ice Skating on Friday, Nov. 16. Meet at 8:40 p.m. in the Student Union. Sign up at


Did you know stimulants affect the body’s central nervous system causing an increase in alertness, heart rate, and respiration leading to possible side effects if not taken under medical supervision. Need help for stimulant misuse? Resources include Narcotics Anonymous, SMART Recovery, Viterbo University counseling, and other local counseling agencies.


Volunteer opportunity: New Horizons is in need of volunteers to help with unloading canned goods donated through Rotary Lights Dec. 4–12 at 10 p.m. and should only take an hour to an hour and a half. Contact the volunteer coordinator for more information at or call 608-791-2610 ext. 1301.


The Viterbo community is invited to the annual Alumni Children’s Christmas Party Saturday, Dec. 1 from 10 a.m.–noon in the Fine Arts Center Lobby. Bring the children in your life both young and old, to share the Christmas tradition. Activities include singing Christmas carols, crafts, face painting, and a visit from Santa Claus. Click to RSVP by Monday, Nov. 26. Sponsored by the Viterbo Alumni Association.