VU Today Aug. 28

Thursday, Aug. 28


6 a.m.–5 p.m. Mathy Center Open


9:30 a.m. Timecards are due in the business office


12:15 p.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel


1–4 p.m. Welcome Back Bash – Mathy Center


1–4 p.m. Intramural Registration Help Station at the Mathy Center during the Welcome Back Bash. Come learn about intramural leagues, receive help with registration, or pay your team deposit.


8 p.m. Comedian Brandon Vestal performance – Fine Art Center. Free to attend. Sponsored by Student Activities Board.


Notice from Campus Safety: Property owners near the Viterbo campus are starting to complain that Viterbo students and employees are congregating on sidewalks in front of their homes, smoking cigarettes, and then throwing the cigarette butts on their lawns and sidewalks. Be a good neighbor and refrain from this type of activity. Don’t smoke in groups and clean up after yourselves.


There are two large TVs on the loading dock in Reinhart Center to give away. First come, first served.


Per federal regulations, including the U.S. Higher Education Opportunity Act (HEOA), Viterbo University must disclose information about the university ranging from student success and graduation rates to security. It is often called the “Student Right to Know.” You may find student success and graduation rate information on the following page . Campus security/safety information may be found on the following page .


Hiring news from Sonya Ganther, HR: Tony Proft has joined Viterbo University today as the Maintenance Supervisor. Most recently, Tony worked at Ashley Furniture as a Facilities Maintenance and HVAC Supervisor and owned his own heating and cooling business in Black River Falls. Tony has an associate’s degree in HVAC Refrigeration Technology. Tony may be reached at


The Viterbo community is invited to join Sue Hauser, fine arts, for a presentation on non-traditional musical instruments from 12:20–12:50 p.m. Friday, Aug. 29 in the Fine Arts Center Recital Hall. Sue will demonstrate how to play a variety of non-traditional musical instruments, such as: fiddle and fiddlesticks, musical saw, the spoon family, etc.


Two hundred volunteers are needed for the Color Run in Riverside Park Saturday, Sept. 13: Contact Christina Knudsen, the Children's Museum of La Crosse’s Project Director, at or at (608) 784-2652 ASAP to register.


Security for Mayo Clinic Healthcare reminds Viterbo students and employees parking in the hospital or clinic parking lots are not allowed. Parking tickets will be issued should you park in the Mayo Clinic lots.