VU Today April 11
Thursday, April 11
9–11 a.m. Campus Ministry Thursday Morning M.U.G. (Mingle, Unwind, Gather) – Murphy Center 340
10–11 a.m. Staff Assembly Meeting – Reinhart Center 130
10–11 a.m. Philanthropy Week Table – School of Nursing Building Lobby. Receive a free treat when you thank a benefactor or Viterbo community member by writing a note and taking a photo with the Instagram frame. Philanthropy Week Fact: Seniors in the past have given back with their Senior Class Gift for scholarships and through items around campus like the blue lights for safety and the swings. Keep watching for tagged items around campus. #iheartVU Sponsored by Student Alumni Ambassadors (SAA).
11:30 a.m.–12:15 p.m. Wisconsin State Job Application Secrets Revealed – Reinhart Center 201 and information table from 1–3 p.m. in the School of Nursing Building Lobby. Jennifer Zschernitz will share tips and tricks to make your Wisconsin State internship or job application rise to the top of the pile.
Noon–2 p.m. Master Class with guest artists Mary Saunders Barton and Norman Spivey – Fine Arts Center Nola Starling Recital Hall. Everyone welcome.
12:15 p.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel
1:45 p.m. Viterbo Campus Tornado Drill. Click for the schedule, safe zones, and other details.
2–3 p.m. Viterbo Hospitality Committee Snack Break for Employees – Murphy Center Lobby. Enjoy popcorn and M&M’s. Note the location change due to the weather.
7:30 p.m. NexStar Season Alter Eagles – Fine Arts Center Main Theatre
9 p.m. Praise and Worship – San Damiano Chapel
Weekends at VU is hiring one programming assistant and one communications specialist for the 2019–20 school year. Applications are open and will be accepted until Wednesday, April 24. For more information and to fill out an application, visit https://www4.viterbo.edu/weekends-vu/paid-student-positions. Contact Jacob Hart with any questions.
Quesadilla Sale: Spanish Club will sell quesadillas in the Student Union Saturday, April 13 from 4:30–7 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m.–2 p.m. (while supples last). Cost is one for $3 and two for $5 with Jarritos soda included. Email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
Reminder to employees that applications for the Franciscan pilgrimage to Assisi and Rome in May 2020 are due by Monday, April 15. Click to apply. Applications will be evaluated by the Mission Integration Committee and the awardees announced by May 10.
Students in Viterbo’s Management 374 class are hosting the Second Annual Furrfest in Mathy Center from 4 p.m.–6 p.m. Sunday, April 14. Note the location change. The event is designed to increase pet adoptions and to raise money for the Coulee Region Humane Society. It will feature an agility course for the pets, an adoption information booth, cost talk, homemade dog treats, and people are welcome to bring their pets. Monetary donations or an item from the Coulee Region Humane Society’s wish list are encouraged. All proceeds benefit the Coulee Region Humane Society.
A group of students from SOWK 351: Theory and Practice with Communities will be having a display on campus in recognition of Denim Day to bring awareness and educate around the prevalence and impact of sexual assault. They are collecting statements and quotes (one to three sentences) from members of the Viterbo community about the personal impact of sexual assault to be displayed on campus within the project. All responses submitted are anonymous and used only for the purpose of this project. http://viterbo.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_7OJYam2KCwvetud
Want to learn more about the spirituality of healing with other faithful women? Come to Clare's Vision on Sunday, April 14 from 7–8 p.m. in San Damiano Chapel. Faculty member Silvana Richardson will speak about the vocations of two powerful healing women: St. Hildegard of Bingen and mystic Florence Nightingale.
All Viterbo community members are invited to participate in the annual President’s Day of Service Saturday, April 13. There are more than 20 different service projects and 300 students, employees, alumni, and family/guests are expected to participate. Register at https://viterbo.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_5vjn5Z2xbFG9h09