VU Today Nov. 8

Wednesday, Nov. 8


8:30–10 a.m. Advising on the Go – Student Union


11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. Senior Class Gift and Make a Christmas Card for Children’s Hospitals – Student Union


12:15 p.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel


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


1:30–4:30 p.m. La Crosse County Veterans Service Officer Adam Flood is on Campus – Viterbo Chaplain’s Office in Murphy Center 368/370. Flood will be available to provide information regarding Veteran services and answer questions.


6–7 p.m. Active Minds Discussion “How to Cope with Change?” – Reinhart Center 130. The campus community is invited to attend.


7:30 p.m. NexStar Season Performance The Capitol Steps – Fine Arts Center Main Theatre


9 p.m. Taize Prayer – San Damiano Chapel


Today is First Generation College Celebration Day at Viterbo. A banner, balloons, and treats are located in the hallway outside the Academic Resource Center in celebration of the day. A large white board is available for students write a response to the prompt: “I’m going to college because…”


Parking Lot-M will be reserved for the Nursing Career Fair Thursday, Nov. 9.


To claim lost key on lanyard, visit the physical plant office at 727 Winnebago Street. A description of the key and lanyard will be needed.


On Friday, Nov. 10, Rep. Ron Kind will host a Veterans Day Town Hall event in La Crosse and the Viterbo community is invited to attend. The event will give the public the opportunity to hear directly from veterans about the challenges of rejoining civilian life. This will be an open forum for veterans to share their stories and ask any questions they may have. 1 p.m. at American Legion Post 52, 711 6th St South.


The Seven Rivers Undergraduate Research Symposium Friday, Nov. 10. The following events are open to the public and all Viterbo community members: Keynote Speaker Erik Camayd-Freixas, Ph.D., Word Wars: Propaganda vs. Critical Thinking at 10:10 a.m. in the Fine Arts Center Main Theater; Oral Presentations in various rooms in Reinhart Center and Nursing Center from noon–2 p.m.; Poster Presentations in the Reinhart Center Boardroom, School of Nursing Building 195, and the Fine Arts Center Lobby from 2–4 p.m. For the full presentation schedule, full abstracts, and other information visit


Two days until the RHA Star Wars Lock-in. Eat food, win amazing prizes, and enjoy volleyball, dodgeball, and lightsaber (pool noodles) tournaments. Friday at the Mathy Center from 10 p.m.–2 a.m.


Thursday, Nov. 9 from 12–3:30 p.m. is the Nursing Career Fair in the Fine Arts Center Lobby. See the list of employers attending and tips on how to prepare for the fair at


Everyone is reminded to close all the storm windows around campus, including offices.


The Nutrition and Dietetics department at Viterbo is looking for adults ages 18-65 with a BMI of 24-40 who are interested in weight loss to participate in a free eight-week study to learn if a betaine supplement and no change in diet or exercise help to increase fat loss and muscle mass. Each Participant will also receive a free initial nutrition counseling and follow-up session. If interested contact Nathan Bedard at or (507) 398-7104.