Viterbo University is closed today. All classes are cancelled and only essential personnel are required to report to work.  


The 2017-18 Viterbo University One-of-a-Kind Chamber Music Series continues Saturday, Feb. 17 at 7:30 p.m. in the Nola Starling Recital Hall with "Music for Protest."
Prospective students, their families, and the public are invited to learn about the field of engineering and Viterbo University’s new engineering major at Engineering Exploration Day the afternoon of Saturday, Feb. 17.
Experience heart-pounding energy, pulsating rhythms, and vibrant melodies as Yamato: The Drummers of Japan return to Viterbo University to present the all-new show Chousensha: The Challengers at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 11 in the Fine Arts Center Main Theatre.

VU Today

Wednesday, Feb. 7


12:15 p.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel


1–2 p.m. APA Drop-in Writing Help – Murphy Center 332


8 p.m. Breaking Barriers Diversity Club Meeting – Diversity and Inclusion Center in Murphy Center 579. All are welcome.


9 p.m. Taize Prayer – San Damiano Chapel


Touchstone, Viterbo’s art and literary magazine, is now accepting submissions until Friday, Feb. 16. Artwork can be submitted in Reinhart Center 003. Literary works can be emailed in .doc format to Contact Amanda Meyer at with any questions about artwork, and Matt Bartels at with questions concerning literature.


Today’s Homecoming events: Tye Dye Night at 7 p.m. in Fine Arts Center 221, bring your own shirt or tye-dye a head band that will be provided.


Students, attend the We Love Money scholarship event from 12:30–1:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 8 in Murphy Center 348. Discover free resources, find scholarships, and learn how to produce effective applications. Plan ahead and use your meal plan to order and bring a boxed lunch from The Caf to this session. Beverages will be provided.


Students, are you looking for ways to help pay for college? At 6 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 8 in Reinhart Center 127, watch a live-stream of Jocelyn Paonita, founder of The Scholarship System. After securing $126,000 in college scholarships and graduating debt free, Jocelyn works to teach students like you how to secure scholarships in six simple steps. For more information, come to this session and visit


Summer Housing Assistant applications are due in the Student Life Office on Friday, Feb. 16. This position works closely with groups staying in Viterbo housing from May through August. Compensation for this position includes hourly pay and an on-campus apartment over the summer months. Applications are available in Student Life or at


Employees, look for an invite to a hot chocolate social in your mailbox Monday, Feb. 12. The hot chocolate social will be held on Valentine's Day. Details will be included in the invitation.


A Workforce Career and Internship Fair will be held Tuesday, Feb. 20 from 3–7 p.m. at Wisconsin State Fair Park Exposition Center in Milwaukee. A free bus will leave from campus at 11:30 a.m. and return at 10:30 p.m. This career fair is open only to students from Wisconsin private colleges and universities. Dress is interview or business casual; bring employer-ready resumes. Free coach bus transportation is limited to the first 40 students who register. Free Jimmy John’s lunch provided on the bus. Registration deadline for the free bus ride is Feb. 12. Students can register online at See the complete list of 180+ employers attending.


Bingo Bonanza Friday, Feb. 9: The UGetConnected Team is hosting a city-wide bingo day. Volunteer to serve at one of twelve non-profits across the city. Times vary based on location. To reserve your spot, click here and log in via UGetConnected.  If you need assistance getting signed up, email


Attend a Munch N Learn event Thursday, Feb. 8 from 1–3 p.m. in the Reinhart Center Board Room. The topic is “Human Trafficking and Sexual Exploitation.” Registration is required.  Contact Sue Danielson at 796-3806 or to register. Snacks and beverages will be provided.


The Viterbo Dance Team is selling SuperFan shirts/sweatshirts through Games People Play. Go to this link to check-out the options and order by Feb. 15. When ordering you need to add the name of a dance team member. Olivia Dunagan, Becca Fawley, Danielle Hoeffel, Haley Kiefer, Lauren McDonald, Margaret Rose, Sarah Trandahl, and Allie Winters. Also, come see the dance team perform at both the men and women's games for Homecoming on Saturday, Feb. 10 during halftime.

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