The performance by Lula Washington Dance Theatre, which was scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 29 in the Viterbo University Fine Arts Center Main Theatre, has been postponed due to the extremely cold weather.
Celebrate the bombastic 1980s with the rock music anthems of the decade as the 10th anniversary tour of Rock of Ages comes to the Viterbo University Fine Arts Center Main Theatre at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 6.
The acclaimed African-American dance company Lula Washington Dance Theatre will perform at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 29 in the Viterbo University Fine Arts Center Main Theatre.

VU Today

Wednesday, Sept. 2


6 a.m.–7 p.m. Mathy Center Open


Noon Mass – San Damiano Chapel


Noon–1 p.m. Health Services TB Skin Test Clinic – Student Development Center Conference Room. Cost is $5. You must be able to return during the same time on Friday, Sept. 4 to have the test read. Questions? Call Sue Danielson, health services, at 608-796-3806.


3:30 p.m. College Success Strategies – Murphy Center 332


4:30 p.m. School of Humanities BBQ – Assisi Courtyard. The Fine Arts Center Lobby is the rain site. All humanities majors are invited to attend.


9 p.m. Taize Prayer – San Damiano Chapel


The Viterbo community is invited to attend the fifth annual Welcome Back Bash from 1–3:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 3 in the Mathy Center. The event features more than 100 booths from area businesses, volunteer organizations, and campus departments.


Parking lots J and M will be closed Thursday, Sept. 3 for vendor parking for the Welcome Back Bash in the Mathy Center.


Employees and students are asked to update their emergency text message and emergency contact information for the 2015 fall semester by Friday, Sept. 25. The emergency text message system notifies Viterbo students and employees via cell phone text messages in the case of campus wide emergencies, while the emergency contact information will help Viterbo officials notify a family or friend in case of an emergency to you. This information can be updated online via Vitnet at: Students should click on Emergency Contact under the Academic Profile section. Employees should click on Emergency Contact under the Supervisor Resources section.


Einstein’s Bros. Bagels will begin Saturday hours from 8 a.m.–1 p.m. with a full menu on Saturday, Sept. 5 to accommodate weekend students. Faculty are asked to share this information with weekend and commuter students.


Are you interested in joining the Viterbo Dance Team? Plan to attend the Viterbo Dance Team Social Thursday, Sept. 3 in the Fine Arts Center Hospitality Suite (room 114) any time from 5–7 p.m. Current dance team members would like to get to know any dancers, incoming or upperclassmen, who are interested in joining the team. Have some fun and enjoy free pizza and beverages.


Viterbo students can pick up a Student Handbook and Planner with its popular calendar at the Student Development Center reception desk weekdays from 8 a.m.–5 p.m. It will also be available at the SGA table at the Welcome Back Bash.


Stop by the Study Abroad Fair Wednesday, Sept. 9 from 9 a.m.–1 p.m. in the Student Union to learn more information about opportunities to study abroad. If you aren’t able to attend the fair but would like more information, contact Taylor Lewis, study abroad coordinator, at or stop by her office in Murphy Center 377.


The Intramural Extravaganza will be Wednesday, Sept. 9 from 7–9 p.m. Stop by to check out and play some of the intramurals that will be offered this semester. There will be events in the Mathy Center, Assisi Courtyard, and Marian Courtyard.


There will be a Hogwild Softball Tournament Saturday, Sept. 12 at Powell Park. The tournament is free and open to Viterbo University and Western Technical College students. Register by Thursday, Sept. 10.


Campus Safety Fire Safety Tip: Don’t get trapped in a fire. Always know two ways out of whatever building you are in.


Do you want to gain valuable writing skills in a laid back and fun environment? Join the Lumen news team. All positions are paid and openings include graphic designer, photographer, and multiple writers. All skill levels welcome. Contact Rachel Fries at for more information and a short application. There will be a mandatory Lumen staff meeting Wednesday, Sept. 2 from 6–9 p.m. in the Lumen office. All who are interested should plan to attend and are asked to send an RSVP to Rachel before Tuesday afternoon.


Notice from the Bookstore: Students, the last day for charges to your student account is Friday, Sept. 4. Visit the VU Bookstore to get all of your course material needs, school supplies, study aids, and reference materials. Out of stock textbooks can be preordered now. See an associate for more details. The final day for refunds to your student account is Tuesday, Sept. 8. A receipt is required for refunds.


Tri-Beta is selling lab notebooks for $17 in the reading room on the second floor of Reinhart Center Wednesday, Sept. 2 from 11–11:15 a.m.; and Friday, Sept. 4 from 11–11:15 a.m. Students in need of a lab notebook throughout the year should contact a Tri-Beta officer.

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