VU Today Sept. 18

Monday, Sept. 18


12:15 p.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel


3 p.m. Nursing Math Test – School of Nursing Building Collins Auditorium


7 p.m. Ethics Institute Presentation by Holocaust Survivor Eva Schloss – Fine Arts Center Main Theatre. Visit the box office for tickets.


Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) are selling “Hawk Flock” shirts that will serve as the new student section/spirit shirts for home athletic events. The cost is $10 per shirt. Order your shirts at


Thirty-two participants completed QPR training last week. If you would like to see another QPR session offered this year email


The Viterbo community is invited to the annual campus Constitution Day event from 3:30–4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 19 in the Reinhart Center room 127. Keith Knutson, history, Michael Smuksta, history emeritus, and Emily Bunting, one of the plaintiffs in the Gill vs. Whitford U.S. Supreme Court case, will discuss the case and the issue of Gerrymandering in Wisconsin. Ice cream will be served, courtesy of campus ministry.


Viterbo community members are invited to attend the lunchtime presentation and panel discussion “500th Anniversary of the Reformation” at noon Thursday, Sept. 28 in the Fine Arts Center Lobby. The event will feature Brad Gregory, professor of history at Notre Dame University  and a panel of Viterbo faculty. Lunch will be served, and registration is required. Click to RSVP by Monday, Sept. 25.


Students interested in learning more about their opportunity to travel to Nicaragua during spring break 2018 as part of a VUSM 300 course should stop by the informational meeting Wednesday, Sept. 20 at 9 a.m. in the School of Nursing Building room 202. Contact Taylor Corbett at for additional information.


The Viterbo Education Club is holding a fundraiser for victims of Hurricane Harvey. During the week of Sept. 18–22, donation boxes will be placed in Murphy Center Lobby and School of Nursing Building Lobby. Items needed include shampoo, soap, toothbrushes, toothpaste, and socks (children's). Additionally, the Education Club will sell donuts for $1 from 7:30 a.m.–noon Thursday, Sept. 21 to raise money for supplies.


Registration/Abstract Submission for the 2017 Seven Rivers Undergraduate Research Symposium are now available. This year’s 15th annual symposium will be held Friday, Nov. 10 from 9 a.m.–4:30 p.m. Click for the registration form. Even if you don’t plan to present research, a registration form should still be completed by all attendees. The deadline to register is Oct. 27. Click for information and resources from past symposiums. Email with any questions.


Mark Your Calendar, St. Francis Week is Coming: For information and a full schedule of events (Sept. 30–Oct 6), or to register a table for Franny Fest, visit