VU Today Oct. 14

Tuesday, Oct. 14

 

9:30 a.m. Timecards are due in the Business Office

 

12:15 p.m. Mass ­– San Damiano Chapel

 

1:25 p.m. Introduction to MLA Style ­– Murphy Center 332

 

2 p.m. Resume Review Session ­– Library 103

 

3 p.m. Nursing Math Test ­– Murphy Center 432

 

Internship and Grant Information Session: Thinking about doing an internship for credit during spring or summer semester? Students are required to attend a resume session and an internship and grant information session. Attend Wednesday, Oct. 15 at 12:15 p.m. in Brophy Center 201. If you can’t attend this week, the next sessions will be Monday, Nov. 10 at 12:15 p.m. in Brophy Center 201, Thursday, Nov. 13 at 12:30 p.m. in Brophy Center 203 or Thursday, Dec. 4 at 3:30 p.m. in Murphy Center 304. Students do not need to register to attend. Contact Career Services at 608-796-3828 or careers@viterbo.edu or Denise Lorenz, community engagement coordinator, at 796-3285 or dmlorenz@viterbo.edu with questions.

 

Ashley Furniture of Arcadia will have representatives in the Student Union from 10 a.m.–3 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 15 to recruit part-time employees. Ashley plans to offer flexible scheduling for student schedules and free transportation to Arcadia for weekend workers. 

 

The City Championship ­ 6’s Volleyball Tournament will be held on Saturday, Oct. 25. Registration is $25 per team and winners will receive a specialized City Championship shirt.

 

Want to revisit some of Viterbo Days this past weekend? Check out this video put together by Jasper Duberry that highlights some of the events. The award ceremony and more clips will be uploaded later this week. http://youtu.be/hUCdgtqx_JU

 

Weren’t able to make it to Tom Berenz's art gallery exhibit opening night? Not a problem. This video done by Jasper Duberry shows Tom speak about his art and his show, "Near the North." The show will run in the gallery in the Fine Arts Center until Oct. 31. Gallery hours are Monday–Friday 9 a.m.–5 p.m. http://youtu.be/QmeSMkzQ4PQ

 

The China Town Hall “Local Connections, National Reflections” will be held from 5:45–8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 16 in the School of Nursing Building room 196. The event is free and open to the public. Former President and Nobel Prize Winner Jimmy Carter will present “Current Issues in U.S. and China Relations” in a national webcast beginning at 6 p.m. with a question and answer session to follow. At 7 p.m., an in person presentation entitled “China’s Foreign Policy: The Application of Soft Power” will be given by Robert Daly of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars and a diplomat and interpreter in China for 11 years.

 

The Viterbo community is invited to attend the Liberating Leader Tour event from 9 a.m.–3 p.m. Friday, Oct. 24 at the Weber Center for the Performing Arts. The event will feature Jeremie Kubicek and Steve Cockram, co-founders of Giant Worldwide, live from London. Participants will learn leadership skills and practical ways to apply the content immediately. The cost is $99 for general admission and $15 for students. The event is hosted by Dahl Automotive and is sponsored by Viterbo, the La Crosse Area Chamber of Commerce, Western Technical College, and the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse. Click for more information or to register. www.giantworldwide.com/tour

 

Faculty: If you use rubrics or marking guides in your teaching and would like to expedite the process of reviewing student submissions in Moodle, attend the Wednesday, Oct. 15 Lunch and Learn session from noon­­1 p.m. in the second floor Learning Commons of the library. Bring your own rubrics or marking guides to this session. Questions? Contact Cari Mathwig Ramseier at cemathwigramseier@viterbo.edu.

 

Did you know that you use about 20-35 gallons of water in one 5 minute shower? Join fellow students and take the ecochallenge and make a difference. Follow the attached link to register and join the "Viterbo University Students for Sustainability" team. The password for the group is "Viterbo University" https://www.ecochallenge.org/register_to_participate/register