VU Today Oct. 31

Monday, Oct. 31


7:30 a.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel


8 a.m.–4 p.m. Halloween Nursing Room of Errors – School of Nursing Building room 378. Students are invited to come through the room to discover how many medical errors they can discover. A prize will be given out for each grade level for the most errors discovered. Anyone is welcome to walk through learn about the nursing simulation center and to view the room of errors. Candy available to participants and winners at every grade level. Everyone welcome.


9:30 a.m. Timecards are due in the Business Office


4:30 p.m. China Program for MGMT 490, MGMT 590, PHIL 486, or HIST 486 Informational Meeting – Brophy Center room 124. If you are interested in the program but can’t attend the session, contact Taylor Corbett, study abroad coordinator, at, 608-796-3170, or in Murphy Center 377.


6:30 p.m. Campus Ministry Supper and Scripture – Murphy Center room 346


The VU Bookstore will be closed from 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m. today, Oct. 31.


Health Services will host a Flu Shot Clinic Wednesday, Nov. 2 from 10 a.m.–2 p.m. in the Reinhart Center Lobby. Cost is $7 for students and $17 for employees. If you are unable to make it during that time, contact health services at 796-3806 or to schedule an appointment.


Spring registration is coming up, and the art department invites students to enroll in a studio art class next semester. A wide variety of art courses are now available for anyone to take, with all prerequisites waived. Until this is made permanent, visit the Registrar's Office to be manually added into the classes you want to take next semester. Classes include drawing, ceramics, print making, painting, and photography. These courses are on track to fulfill the CORE General Education Artistic Awareness requirement. Space is limited.


Mass will be held in San Damiano Chapel at 7:30 a.m., noon, and 5:15 p.m. on All Saints Day Tuesday, Nov. 1 .


Healthy Master Minds, sponsored by counseling services and the Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling program, will be held Tuesday Oct. 25 from 6–7 p.m. in the Student Development Center Conference Room. The topic is Relationships and Boundaries.


Attention Nursing Students: Two nursing resume presentation are scheduled this week to help students prepare for the Nursing Career fair and subsequent job and internship searches. The first session is Wednesday, Nov. 2 at 3:30 p.m. and the second is scheduled for noon Thursday, Nov. 3. Both are scheduled in the School of Nursing Building room 101.


Mentoring Program for Business Students: Advance your personal and professional journey through the Dahl School of Business Mentor Program. This experience will complement your work in the classroom and allow you to develop relationships with professionals in your field of study. Contact Katherine Rick at or visit Brophy Center room 107 or contact Derek Cortez at or visit Brophy Center 234 for more information. Applications are due Friday, Nov. 4.


Students, Magnify Retreat registration is still open. If you are interested in signing up for this Christian Student-Led Retreat, contact Emilio Alvarez at Magnify allows students a chance to get away from the stress of college life, build community and new friendships, grow in their faith, and partake in lots of great food and fun.


The Viterbo community is invited to attend the live webinar presentation “Franciscan in the Streets” in celebration of All Saints Day from noon–12:30 p.m. or 6–6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 1. “Franciscan in the Streets” will introduce viewers to three Franciscan women who lived during medieval times, Rose of Viterbo, Angela of Foligno and Margaret of Cortona. The webinar will be presented by Sarah Hennessey, FSPA, with a modern day approach about serving with love in the 21st century. The audience is invited to participate in a question and answer session at the end of Sr. Hennessey’s presentation. Watch at The recording will be available on the YouTube channel after the presentation.