VU Today Sept. 10

Wednesday, Sept. 10


10 a.m. Study Abroad Program Spring Break 2015 Trip to Italy Informational Meeting – Brophy Center 202. Contact Taylor Lewis at with any questions.


10 a.m. Introduction to the GRE Process – Murphy Center 332


12:15 p.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel


12:30 p.m. “The Positive Side of Adversity” Presentation by Bill McDade, M.D. – School of Nursing Building 196. McDade will tell his inspirational story of the life lessons he learned after he was diagnosed with a chronic disease.


3:35 p.m. Management Tips – Murphy Center 332


5–6:30 p.m. Combat Veteran Support Group – Chaplain’s Office in Murphy Center 368. Note the new location.


7 p.m. Spring Dance Marathon Fundraiser Informational Meeting – School of Nursing Building 196. All students welcome, many leadership positions available.


7:30 p.m. Cool Struttin’ A Night of Jazz with Dave Marck and Friends – Fine Arts Center Main Theatre. Free and open to the public.


Everyone is reminded to drive slowly in Viterbo parking lots. Several complaints have been received about excessive speed and near accidents.


The Viterbo community is invited to attend screenings of the movie The American Nurse: Healing America at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 12 and 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13 in the Fine Arts Center Main Theatre. The event is sponsored by Viterbo and Gundersen Health System. View the trailer at


Students, do you want to travel to China next spring on Viterbo’s study abroad program, but need more information? Attend an informational meeting Thursday, Sept. 11 at 2 p.m. in Brophy Center 124. Contact Taylor Lewis at with any questions.


Viterbo employees are invited to enjoy a breakfast of egg and sausage sandwiches, fruit, coffee, and juice, Thursday, Sept. 11 from 7:30–9 a.m. in the School of Nursing Building Foyer. The breakfast will be hosted by the members of the hospitality committee.


Faculty: Consider sharing your work with your colleagues at this year’s Celebration of Faculty Scholarship. The event will take place on Thursday, Oct. 2 from 2:30–4:30 p.m. Register your work no later than Wednesday, Sept. 24. Note all faculty, staff, and administrators are welcome to attend; attendees are encouraged to register via the above link as well. Questions? Contact Kirsten Gabriel at or Lynda Fernholz at


Today’s fire safety tip from Campus Safety: Know the location of fire extinguishers in buildings where you live and where you attend classes.