VU Today Sept. 12

Friday, Sept. 12


10 a.m. What Gets in the Way of My Academic Success? – Murphy Center 332


11:30 a.m. Nursing Math Workshop – Murphy Center 432


7 p.m. The American Nurse: Healing America Movie Screening – Fine Arts Center Main Theatre


9 p.m. VU After Dark Viterbo Bingo – Reinhart Center 127. Still need some Viterbo gear? Play for a chance to win Viterbo blankets, water bottles, mugs, and more.


Today is Employee Jeans Day. Proceeds benefit employee social and hospitality functions. 


Saturday, Sept. 13


1:30 p.m. V-Hawks for Life Memorial Service for the National Day of Remembrance for Aborted Children – Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe. For more information and rides, contact Hunter Beggs at


2 p.m. The American Nurse: Healing America Movie Screening – Fine Arts Center Main Theatre


9 p.m. VU After Dark Glow Games – Assisi Courtyard. Enjoy glow-in-the-dark Frisbee, football, and paddle ball.


Sunday, Sept. 14


11 a.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel


6 p.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel


7:30 p.m. Faculty Music Rectial with Diana Cataldi and David Richardson – Fine Arts Center Recital Hall


8:30 p.m. $2 Bowling at Pla-Mor Lanes. Bring your student I.D. and $2 to receive three games of bowling and shoes. This week will be Poker bowling.


Celebrate Peace Week with a variety of activities Sept. 15–21: Week 2014 ver4.jpg


The Franciscan Spirituality Center and Viterbo Campus Ministry invite students to The Busy Student Retreat. The retreat will occur Sunday, Sept. 21–Thursday, Oct. 2 and will include individual prayer and nightly community prayer activities, four meetings with a spiritual director, and several free meals. Cost is $10. Register by Sept. 17 at or in the campus ministry office (email Students of all faith traditions welcome. Spots are limited.


Campus ministry men’s and women’s Bible study will begin Tuesday, Sept. 16. All studies will be held in the campus ministry lounge. Freshmen–senior men’s study at 7 a.m. every Tuesday; freshmen women’s study at 5:30 p.m. every Tuesday; and sophomore–seniors women’s study at 7 a.m. every Tuesday. For more information, contact Emilio Alvarez at or 608-796-3805


Today’s fire safety tip from Campus Safety: Putting water on a grease fire will likely cause the fire to spread. Instead, smother a grease fire by covering it with a lid. Watch this video to see what when water is thrown into hot grease: