VU Today Sept. 7

Thursday, Sept. 7


7:30–9 a.m. Welcome Back Breakfast for Employees – School of Nursing Building Lobby. Breakfast sandwiches, fruit, and coffee will be served. There is no charge, but food donations for the Viterbo food pantry are welcome. Sponsored by the Hospitality Committee.


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


10–11 a.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.


Noon Vic’s Picnic Volleyball Tournament Registration Deadline. Teams may consist of 4–6 people. Send your team information to Brandy Kummer at Vic’s Picnic is tomorrow.


12:15 p.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel


3–5 p.m. Spanish Club Quesadilla Sale – Assisi Courtyard. Each quesadilla is $2. Proceeds will go toward a service trip later in the year.


4 p.m. Strategic Studying in A&P – Murphy Center 418


4 p.m. Peer-to-Peer Panel – Brophy Center 123. Hear from a panel of sophomores, juniors, and seniors about their experiences, challenges, and successes.


5:30 p.m. Moon Tunes – Riverside Park. Meet in the Student Union. The group will leave at 5 p.m.


7:30 p.m. Athletic Huddle for Viterbo Athletes – San Damian Chapel


9 p.m. Praise and Worship – San Damino Chapel


Catering Announcement: Effective Tuesday, Sept. 12, Mary Simota will assume catering responsibilities on campus. To ensure an effective transition, contact Mary at ext. 3837 or to confirm any orders that have already been placed for catering services. This will help ensure that Aramark meets expectations for your scheduled event.


Welcome Weeks activites are happening today and this weekend.


Registration for Service Saturday Sept. 30 is open. Sign up early to get the location of your choosing.


Read about last night's volleyball game in today's La Crosse Tribune.


QPR training (on how to question, persuade, and refer someone who may be suicidal) will offered Monday, Sept. 11 from noon–1 p.m. in Brophy Center 202 and Wednesday, Sept. 13 from 4–5 p.m. in the School of Nursing Building 101. RSVP to 


VU After Dark will host comedian Steven Stone at 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 8 in the School of Nursing Building 196.


Senior nursing students interested in learning more about their opportunity to finish their clinical synthesis in Alaska during spring semester 2018 should stop by the informational meeting Monday, Sept. 11 at 2 p.m. in the School of Nursing Building 207. Contact Taylor Corbett at for additional information.


Students interested in learning more about their opportunity to travel to South Africa as part of a spring 2018 VUSM 300 course should stop by the informational meeting on Monday, Sept. 11 at 4 p.m. in the School of Nursing Building 101. Contact Taylor Corbett at for additional information.


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. Stop in 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. Drop 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.