VU Today Feb. 21
Thursday, Feb. 21
9–11 a.m. Campus Ministry Thursday Morning M.U.G. (Mingle, Unwind, Gather) – Murphy Center 340
12:15 p.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel
5 p.m.–5 a.m. “A Night in the Cold” 33rd Annual Homelessness Vigil – Behind Murphy Center. Viterbo community members are invited to stop by and show their support.
5–6 p.m. Viterbo and Boys and Girls Club Dance Party – Mathy Center. Led by Zumba instructor and Viterbo student Kelli Richardson. All Viterbo students welcome.
7–8:30 p.m. Civil Dialogue: Is Feminism Necessary? – School of Nursing Building 196. Engage with a panel in an important conversation about feminism and if it is hurting or helping the movement for equality in the world. All are welcome.
9 p.m. – Praise and Worship – San Damiano Chapel. Everyone welcome for praise music, fellowship, and food.
Wanted: Engaged, energetic student leaders who can help our newest students connect to the Viterbo community and to each other and be successful during their first year at Viterbo. Sound like fun? Apply to be an Orientation Leader for Fall 2019. Go to www.viterbo.edu/orientation and click on “Orientation Leader Information” to learn more about the position and apply online. The deadline to submit an application is Thursday, March 21 at noon. Questions? Contact Kirsten Gabriel, Director of Student Life and Orientation, at email@example.com or stop by the Student Life Office in the Hawk’s Nest.
Health Services is sponsoring a Lunch and Learn program “Human and Sexual Trafficking–A Mother’s Story” Thursday, Feb. 28 at 12:10 p.m. in the School of Nursing Buidling 196. Lunch will be provided and registration is required. Sign up by emailing Sue in health services at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you would like to stay on campus this summer, the Summer Housing Assistant position might be perfect. The position includes hourly pay plus free private apartment bedroom. Applications and more information are available in the Student Life Office and here. Completed applications are due Friday, March 8.
All Viterbo community members are invited to join or donate to the Viterbo V-Hawks for a Cause Polar Plunge team. The event is Saturday, March 2 at Pettibone Beach in La Crosse. Proceeds go to help people with special needs as they participate in the Wisconsin Special Olympics. Click to register to plunge or donate to the Viterbo team without plunging. Then watch your email for information on event details including costumes, pre-and-post event parties, and transportation from campus. Contact Viterbo team organizer Josh Lichty, education, at email@example.com or 608-406-0393 with any questions.
Spanish Club annual tamale sale: Pre-orders can be made until Feb. 22. Email Griffin Finnestad at firstname.lastname@example.org to pre-order. You can order them already cooked through or frozen for you to cook later. Cost is $2 per tamale. The actual sale/pickup time will be Feb. 25 from 11 a.m.–2 p.m. in the School of Nursing Building foods lab.
Calling all second year students: Attend one of the Soph-Prof dinners. Chat with peers and professors in a non-classroom setting. Thursday, Feb. 21 or Monday, Feb. 25 at 6 p.m. in Brophy Center 123. RSVP at http://viterbo.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_3xQMwz6y05zxLet
Registration for the What the Fork Etiquette Dinner on March 5 is now open. Janie Morgan, director of the UW-L Alumni Association and a certified etiquette consultant, will present. The $10 cost includes a three-course dinner. Business professional dress is strongly encouraged. Register and pay in the Career Services office in Murphy Center 374, by Feb. 26. Faculty or staff interested in being a table host for the event should email Alyssa Gostonczik at email@example.com.