VU Today Sept. 26

Tuesday, Sept. 26


10-11:30 a.m. Administrative Assembly – School of Nursing Building room 195


11 a.m.–1 p.m. Free Blood Sugar and Blood Pressure Screening – in front of Murphy Center (Rain location is the Hawk's Nest). This is a Healthy Living Week event.


12:15 p.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel


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


3 p.m. Nursing Math Test – Murphy Center 316


4–5:30 p.m. Martial arts specialist Fred Nicklaus will offer a self-defense class – Mathy Center Multi-purpose room. Come learn self-defense techniques from an experienced professional.


6:30 p.m. “How a Materials Scientist Translated His Talents Into a New Career in Art and Science Education” Interactive Lecture by Peter Krsko – School of Nursing Building room 195. Krsko collaborated with researchers and students at the University of Wisconsin exploring “bioinspired art.” He will present the results and will give students an opportunity to peek into his studio located in Driftless Wisconsin and show them some of the current projects All are welcome.


7 p.m. Volleyball vs. Waldorf University – Varsity Athletics Center


Snapchat Takeover: Viterbo golfer Danielle Ducklow will take over the viterbosnaps Snapchat account today. She and the women’s golf team are in North Dakota for the North Star Athletic Association Tournament.


Mental Notes: Students in Group Facilitation Skills will provide hands-on presentations on a variety of mental health issues and well-being today. Presentations will take place at 12:30 p.m. in the Hawks Nest and 7 p.m. in the Reinhart Center Board Room.


If you have not yet signed up for the Healthy Living Week Step Challenge, there is still time. To take part in the challenge, sign up at the Mathy Center front desk. It’s free and you can win great prizes.


Read about Viterbo’s Service Saturday program in the La Crosse Tribune.


Student Alumni Ambassadors are holding a meeting Wednesday, Sept. 27 at 6 p.m. in Brophy Center 123. A drawing will be held for those who bring a friend to win a free Viterbo t-shirt. Learn about events and plans for the year. If you have any questions, email Lauren Cortez, vice president, or Cassie Schultz, president


Recycling through Terracycle has been set up in Murphy Center Lobby (note the location change) for recycling, whether it be old toothbrushes and empty dental floss containers, Styrofoam packaging, plastic, aluminum, or paper, bring it to be recycled. Sponsored by Viterbo Wellness and the Environmental Responsibility Committee.


September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. Viterbo’s Love Your Melon (LYM) is holding a Go for Gold Awareness Week to spread the word on campus. Come to the volleyball game tonight for a chance to win a LYM hat.


The Viterbo community is invited to attend “Sounds of the Reformation: A Celebration of the 500th Anniversary” featuring the Viterbo choirs and the St. Francis Choir at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept 27 in San Damiano Chapel. Theology on Root Beer Tap event is presented by the religious studies department.


Join the Student Activities Board (SAB) on Thursday, Sept. 28 at 6 p.m. for some fun making a Spin Art masterpiece. This event is free for all students. Meet at the Clock Tower by the Mathy Center.


Registration for the Busy Student Retreat for fall 2017 is now open. Meet with a spiritual director, schedule prayer times around your busy schedule, and grow in your own spiritual life. Click for more Information and to register