VU Today Sept. 18

Thursday, Sept. 18


9–11 a.m. Viterbo health services invites the Viterbo community to attend a session with the group Rise Together. They will share their stories of drug and alcohol addiction and recovery – School of Nursing Building room 195. Questions? Contact Sue Danielson at 796-3806 or


10 a.m.–5 p.m. RHA Poster Sale – Reinhart Center Board Room


12:30 p.m. Introduction to MLA Style – Murphy Center 332


1–2 p.m. Spring Break 2015 Viterbo Pilgrimage to Italy Informational Meeting – Brophy Center 124. For students, alumni, and employees. Contact Taylor Lewis at with any questions.


4 p.m. Philosophical Inquiry (P.I.) Club Meeting – Reinhart Center 127. The topic for discussion is "Clicking with Others: Social Networking and Online Relationships." All are welcome. For questions or more information, contact Robyn Gaier at


4–5 p.m. Peace Week Kids Day – Mathy Center Boys and Girls Club. Volunteer to teach kids about peace around the world through conversation and games.


5 p.m. 5 p.m. Rec Sports Flag Football Tournament registration deadline. Register on


9 p.m. Late Night Fitness: Zumba with Laura – Mathy Center.


Friday, Sept. 19 at 9 p.m.: Feeling witty? Check out the Apples to Apples Tournament with VU After Dark in the Hawk’s Nest.


Saturday, Sept. 20 at 9 p.m.: Warm up with S’mores and a Scavenger Hunt in Marian Courtyard with VU After Dark.


V-Hawks for Life is holding a Brat Barn fundraiser at Festival Foods on State Road from 10 a.m.–6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 20. 


Friday, Sept. 19 there will be a Zumbathon from 6–8 p.m. in the Mathy Center. All proceeds benefit Lugar De Reunion. Cost: $4 students (all schools), $8 general admission. Event is presented by SOAHR.


Thursday, Sept. 25 Lunch ‘n Learn: The Road to Addiction and Recovery – Worst Case Scenarios in the Fine Arts Center Hospitality Suite. Lunch is free, and registration is required. Call 796-3825.


A free College Student Luncheon is available to interested Lutheran students on Sept. 28 immediately following the 10:45 a.m. worship service. English Lutheran Church becomes a “church home away from home” for area Lutheran college students during the school year. Each weekend, over 20 students from UW-L, Viterbo, and Western worship at the English Lutheran Church. RSVP to by Thursday, Sept. 26, or let Pastor Mark know if you can attend.


Students planning to seek their first internship during the Spring 2015 semester should plan to attend an internship resume session, either on Thursday, Sept. 25 at 3:30 p.m. in Brophy Center 203 or on Wednesday, Oct. 8 at noon in Murphy Center 432.


Bike VU! Rec Sports has bikes available for rent. Pick one up and go for a ride.


Today’s fire safety tip from Campus Safety:  Smoke is toxic.  If you must escape through smoke get low and go under the smoke to your way out.