VU Today Feb. 11
Monday, Feb. 11
8:45 a.m.–12:45 p.m. A Crush to a Crush – Murphy Center Lobby. Write down the name of your crush to send them a Crush for free. Sponsored by RHA.
12:15 p.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel
The Viterbo community is invited to honor the university’s founders, the Franciscan Sisters of Perpetual Adoration, with events Wednesday, Feb. 13. 11:15 a.m. Liturgy with the FSPA – Maria Angelorum Chapel at St. Rose Convent. At the conclusion, a representative from Viterbo will present the Sisters with the Wordle constructed using phrases/words of gratitude from the Viterbo community. 3 p.m. Storytelling with the Sisters – St. Rose Convent. This is a great opportunity to hear the stories of the experience of the Sisters during their involvement at Viterbo University. 7 p.m. Franciscan Lecture: Faith and Women in the Franciscan Tradition – San Damiano Chapel. Darleen Pryds, Ph.D., will provide an evening of storytelling, truth telling, and personal challenges.
A Viterbo University forum for employees will be held at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 12 in the Fine Arts Center Main Theatre. President Glena Temple will share campus news and updates.
Viterbo Dance Marathon members will be selling carnations on Thursday, Feb. 14 from 8 a.m.–4 p.m. in the Student Union. $2 for one or $5 for 3.
The Student Dietetics Association is hosting a Valentine's Day bake sale from Wednesday, Feb 13 through Friday, Feb. 15. They will be selling cake pops and brownies, each for $1. Booths will be set up in Murphy Center Lobby and the School of Nursing Building lobby from 10 a.m.–3 p.m.
Communications is offering two additional training sessions for the new Drupal website (www4.viterbo.edu). These identical basic sessions are designed to get participants editing the new site. They are the same as what was presented earlier this semester. Sessions will be held Wednesday, Feb. 13 at 3 p.m. and Tuesday, Feb. 19 at 9 a.m., both in Murphy Center room 304. Click to register. After registering, go to https://www4.viterbo.edu/user and log in with your university credentials so that the proper permissions can be granted before the training sessions.
Participants wanted: Follow the link provided to take a short online survey for dietetic research project. https://goo.gl/forms/CTrm3ABq68in46CS2
Today is the last day to register for the free bus to the Workforce Career, Internship, and Graduate School Fair in West Allis on Feb. 19. More details at https://www.viterbo.edu/career-services/events
Professional business attire is needed now through Feb. 28 for the Suits for Success program from 11:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 6 at Western Technical College, in partnership with Viterbo University Career Services. Collection boxes have been set up in Murphy Center 374, outside the library, FAC Atrium, the School of Nursing Buildling Lobby, outside Brophy Center 105 and outside admissions. Needed items include suits, blazers, polo shirts, khakis, blouses, sweaters, dresses, skirts, shoes, and accessories. Contact Alyssa Gostonczik for large donations.
Looking for fresh ways to create comforting classics or just interested in learning more about cooking? Sign up for this three part cooking class starting Feb. 12. http://www.viterbo.edu/sites/default/files/research_poster.pdf
Love your LinkedIn presentation Wednesday, Feb. 13 in Brophy Center 201. Photos in Brophy Center 125 from 5–5:15 p.m. Beginner Session (basic account set-up) from 5:15–6:30 p.m. Alyssa Gostonczik from Viterbo Career Services and Kyle Trietley, a Sr. Recruiter with North Highland Worldwide Consulting, will provide instruction for the development of a professional LinkedIn account. Participants will have the opportunity to have a professional profile photo taken by the Viterbo photographer. LinkedIn is a professional networking site that can help you build your brand, connect with prospective employers, and enhance your online presence. Snacks will be served. Participants have the opportunity to win one, $25 VISA gift card. Faculty and staff welcome too.