VU Today Sept. 6

Wednesday, Sept. 6


8:30–10 a.m. Advising on the Go – Student Union. Stop by for answers about academic planning, majors, minors, student support services or anything related to the academic experience.


9–11 a.m. Einstein Bros. “Back to Bagels” Party – Einstein Bros. Bagels. Games, prizes, and special offers.


9:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. Study Abroad Fair – Student Union Lobby. Learn more about study abroad opportunities.


11 a.m.–2 p.m. Caregiver Job Fair – Reinhart Center Board Room. Students should bring copies of their resume. Hosted by Career Services.


11:15 a.m. Strategic Studying in A&P – Murphy Center 418


12:15 p.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel


1:30–2:30 p.m. Student Life Open House – Hawk’s Nest. Meet the staff, learn about the department, take a tour of the residence halls, and enjoy some treats. Another open house will be held tomorrow from 10–11 a.m.


5:30 p.m. Fine Arts Center Volunteer Ushers Orientation – Meet in the FAC Lobby. Contact Bridget Misch, House Manger, at 608-796-3749 or for more information.


6 p.m. Student Activities Board Meeting and Ice Cream Social – Brophy Center 124. Come and see what SAB is all about. Everyone welcome.


6:30 p.m. “Faithfully Feminist: A Catholic Feminist’s Perspective on Why We Stay” Presentation by Gina Messina, Ph.D. – San Damiano Chapel. Messina is a feminist scholar, Catholic theologian, author, and activist. Everyone welcome.


7 p.m. Volleyball vs. UW-La Crosse – Varsity Athletics Center


7–8 p.m. Viterbo Student Nurses Association Meeting – School of Nursing Building 196


7:30–9 p.m. Traffik 2017 Opening Reception – Viterbo University Gallery. Traffik 2017 is an exhibit featuring works of art with the theme of human trafficking. A program begins at 8 p.m.


9 p.m. Taize Prayer – San Damiano Chapel


Read about Viterbo student Natalie Geidel in today’s La Crosse Tribune.


Are you graduating in December? Applications are due Sept. 15. Apply for graduation through Student Planning. More details about Commencement can be found on the Commencement page. Your cap and gown will be available for pickup at Countdown to Commencement Nov. 16. Visit the registrar’s office if you have any questions.


Career Services will have drop-in resume reviews on Friday, Sept. 8 from 9 a.m.–3 p.m. in the Career Services office in Murphy Center 374. Stop by with a digital or hard copy of your resume to be reviewed.


Student Planners are available for students and employees. Pick one up at Student Development Center.


Interested in playing volleyball at Vic’s Picnic? Student Activities Board will be hosting a volleyball tournament next Friday, Sept. 8 during Vic’s Picnic. Teams may consist of 4–6 people. Send your team information to Brandy Kummer at by Thursday, Sept. 7 at noon.


Members of the Hospitality Committee invite all employees to a Welcome Back Breakfast from 7:30–9 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 7 in the School of Nursing Building Lobby. Breakfast sandwiches, fruit, and coffee will be served. There is no charge for breakfast, but food donations for the Viterbo food pantry are welcome.


The Spanish Club will host  a quesadilla fundraiser Thursday, Sept. 7 in Assisi Courtyard from 3–5 p.m. Each quesadilla is $2. Proceeds will go toward a service trip later in the year.