The Viterbo University Fine Arts Center has added a performance by the Celtic music group Cherish the Ladies at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 17 in the Fine Arts Center Main Theatre.
Celebrate the Christmas season with the Viterbo University choirs as they present "A Viterbo Christmas: Out of Darkness, Light!" at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1 and 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 2 in the Fine Arts Center Main Theatre.
Cynthia Hougum, GE Healthcare Digital vice president for Product and Customer Excellence,will speak as part of the Viterbo University Leadership at Noon series Tuesday, Nov. 13 in Reinhart Center room 107.

VU Today

Monday, Nov. 19


10 a.m.–2 p.m. Bake Sale Hosted by the VUSM 392 Women’s Studies Class – School of Nursing Building Lobby, Murphy Center Lobby, and Reinhart Center Reading Room. Proceeds go to programs that serve women.


12:15 p.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel


12:30 p.m. Service Immersion Information Session – School of Nursing Building 101. Snacks will be provided. Learn about all of the service trips for next semester. Check out details for all of the trips at


4 p.m. Philosophy Club Meeting – Murphy Center 434. Discuss Star Trek. Snacks will be provided.


5 p.m. Supper and Scripture – Brophy Center 123. Join Campus Ministry for a time of fellowship, prayer, and reflection of the Gospel reading for the following Sunday. A meal is provided.


5 p.m. ENACTUS Meeting – Brophy Center 211


5:30–6:30 p.m. Mindfulness Mondays – School of Nursing Building 104. Learn about mindfulness and how to incorporate the skills into your life. Come at any time. Snacks are provided.


If you purchased an Enactus cookie jar, pick it up today in the Brophy Center Commons from 9–11 a.m. or Nov. 20 from 11 a.m.–1 p.m. There is still time to check out the jars and purchase one while supplies last. $8 a jar. If the times do not work for you, email Esmeralda at 


The Viterbo community is invited to the annual Alumni Children’s Christmas Party Saturday, Dec. 1 from 10 a.m.–noon in the Fine Arts Center Lobby. Bring the children in your life both young and old, to share the Christmas tradition. Activities include singing Christmas carols, crafts, face painting, and a visit from Santa Claus. Click to RSVP by Monday, Nov. 26. Sponsored by the Viterbo Alumni Association.


The next Monday Munch Time will be Monday, Nov. 26 from 2–3:30 p.m. in the Diversity Lounge (Murphy Center 579). This month’s featured country is Greece. Stop by to enjoy some traditional Greek cuisine.


The Advancement Office will help The Salvation Army with their Angel Giving Tree again this holiday season. Tags will be placed on the Christmas tree in Murphy Center Lobby by Tuesday, Nov. 20. If you take a tag, you are asked to provide for each child an outfit, including shoes. Include gift receipts for your purchase in case there needs to be an exchange for fit. Use a gift bag, securely attach the gift tag, and return to the Christmas tree no later than Thursday, Dec. 6. The Advancement team will get them back to the Salvation Army.


The annual eyeglasses collection is going on now. Collection bins are located in the School of Nursing office, at the library main desk, and in San Damiano Chapel until December. Donated glasses and sunglasses (any condition) will be cleaned, refurbished, sorted, and packed through the Wisconsin Lions Foundation (WLF) Eyeglass Recycling Center. The foundation supplies eyeglasses to missions, including the February Viterbo mission to San Raymundo, Guatemala. WLF also collects used hearing aids and cell phones to support other projects.


If you purchased pies or pumpkin bread from the Student Dietetics Association, remember to pick them up on the School of Nursing Building second floor during one of the following times: Monday, Nov. 19 from 11 a.m.–12:30 p.m. or 3:30–6:30 p.m. or Tuesday, Nov. 20 from 12:30–5 p.m. If these times do not work for you, contact student Kelli Richardson at


Viterbo University will host a cultural diversity symposium the morning of Tuesday, Nov. 20 in the Fine Arts Center Main Theatre. Viterbo community members are invited to attend. The event is sponsored by the HRSA NURSES grant at Viterbo.


Do you eat cereal? Save your empty cereal boxes and drop off flattened boxes at Murphy Center 377. Check out this quick video to see how your cereal boxes help to employee Haitian artisans and provide for their families. For more information, contact Taylor Corbett at

Post date: Monday, November 19, 2018 - 07:39