VU Today Oct. 15

Thursday, Oct. 15


9–11 a.m. Campus Ministry Thursday Morning M-U-G (Mingle, Unwind, and Gather) – Murphy Center 340


11 a.m.–1 p.m. Annual Bird Herd Shirts Distribution – outside Murphy Center. All students are invited to stop by and grab one before the shirts are gone.


Noon Mass – San Damiano Chapel


12:30 p.m. Overcoming Procrastination Workshop – Murphy Center 332


3 p.m. Educational Breast Model Display – Student Union. Join Sue Danielson, health services, to learn about breast cancer and its effects on the body.


4 p.m. Literary Analysis Workshop – Murphy Center 332


4:30–5:30 p.m. Social Media: Your Personal and Professional Presence Presentation – Reinhart Center 130. Viterbo’s digital marketing and media specialist Martha Boehm will give a presentation on social media at which participants will learn how employers use social media and how your social media presence can either help or hinder your job search. She will also talk about how to use social media, such as YouTube, to highlight your talents and showcase your work. 


5.p.m. Paint a Pumpkin Pink: Pink Week Activity for Breast Cancer Awareness provided by Rec Sports at the V-Hawk Court. Some pumpkins provided, but can bring your own. First come, first served. Prize for most creative pumpkin. Rain Site: Hawk’s Nest


5 p.m. City Championship Volleyball Tournament registration deadline


9 p.m. Late Night Group Fitness: Strength and Cardio Combo with Cortney - Mathy Center.


Viterbo is hosting an Admission Visit Day for prospective high school students and their families today.


Viterbo University receives $441,758 Career Ready Internship Grant: Read the good news at


The Center for Student Success will hold an open house from 3-5 p.m. Monday, Oct. 19 in Murphy Center room 337. Students and employees are invited to attend and learn more about the Center for Student Success, meet the staff, and enjoy treats, refreshments, and giveaways.


Employees: Attend tomorrow’s Celebration of Faculty Scholarship. All faculty, staff, and administrators are encouraged to stop by the Fine Arts Center Lobby from 3:30–5 p.m. for wine, cheese, and presentations of faculty scholarly and artistic work. The event Abstract Book and other event information can be found online at


The deadline for Magnify Retreat registrations has been extended until Friday, Oct. 16. Registrations can be turned in to Emilio in Campus Ministry (third floor Murphy Center).


Staff and Faculty Bible Study meets Fridays from 12:20–1:15 p.m. in Murphy Center 379. This Friday the group will continue learning about Judaism. New members always welcome. Feel free to bring  your lunch.


Open the basketball season with Midnight Madness Friday, Oct. 16 from 10:30 p.m.–Midnight. Free food, games, and prizes. A variety of competitions will be held and the Tailfeathers will perform. Sponsored by Student Activities Board and VU After Dark.


There is still time to sign up for Make a Difference Day in La Crosse on Saturday, Oct. 17. This tri-campus volunteer event for college students offers a great opportunity to get involved in our community. Free t-shirt, food, and prizes. Sign up at for an activity (needs) as an individual or as a group. Contact Denise Lorenz, community engagement coordinator, at with any questions.