Wednesday, April 23
10 a.m.–2:30 p.m. Recruiters from APAC will discuss part-time and summer employment opportunities for students – Student Union
10 a.m.–noon Student Activities Board will hand out flying disks for WOW Week – Between the VAC and Murphy Center
10:45 a.m.–1:30 p.m. Rec Sports hosts licensed massage therapist Kim Wagner – Mathy Center. Chair massages for $1 per minute with a minimum of five minutes and maximum of 15 minutes. Register at the Mathy Center front desk or call 608-796-3121.
12:15 p.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel
12:20 p.m. Preparing for Finals Workshop – Murphy Center 332
4 p.m. Drop-in Flag Football – Assisi Courtyard. Bring your Viterbo I.D.
7 p.m. The Price of Sand Movie and Discussion – Brophy Center 122
7–8:30 p.m. Visual Communication/Graphic Design Senior Exhibit Opening Reception – Library Gallery
Students: Want to win a Keruig or a $25 bookstore gift card? Complete your course evaluations for a chance to win. Course evaluations are open until May 3. Check your Viterbo email or visit https://www.digitalmeasures.com/login/viterbo/student to login. Your feedback is important, and helps make Viterbo classes better.
Student Bryan Stephey invites the Viterbo community to attend his Scholars' Day presentation and panel discussion featuring faculty and local professionals entitled "Franciscan Values and Addiction Studies: The Need to Educate Our Communities" from 11:20 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Friday, April 25 in Brophy Center 122. Click for more information. www.viterbo.edu/uploadedFiles/Scholars Day Poster - Bryan Stephey.pdf
The Viterbo music department will present a Spring Choral Concert, Sunday, April 27 at 4 p.m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 400 West Avenue in La Crosse. The concert is free and the public is invited to celebrate spring with this joyful music performed by the Concert Choir and 9th Street Singers in the choral finale to the school year.
The Viterbo University Tailfeathers are having tryouts this weekend Saturday, April 26 from 9 a.m.–5 p.m. Arrive by 8:30 a.m. to register and check in. Tryouts are also Sunday, April 27 from 9 a.m.–4 p.m. Arrive by 8:30 am to be ready to go at 9 a.m.
Buy a bag of apples or a bunch of bananas and come to Scholars’ Day: In the fight to combat child hunger in La Crosse fresh fruit is being collected from 11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. at the display highlighting Child Hunger during Scholars' Day. In addition, donation boxes will be placed across campus during the week following Scholars’ Day. All fruit will be collected daily and donated to Place of Grace. If you have any questions or would like to donate outside of these hours, email Peggy at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Feeling sad or depressed, or have trouble sleeping? Light therapy might help. Light therapy is artificial exposure to light that compensates for the lack of exposure to sunlight, usually during the winter months. It is used to treat SAD (Seasonal Affective Disorder), other types of depression, insomnia and jet lag. It is easy to use: Only 15—30 minutes per day. Sit approximately 12—23 inches from the light. Available anytime in the library. Check-in at the front desk.
The La Crosse Compassion Project is in Need of Volunteers: Located at the Pump House, compassionate volunteers are needed from now until May 1 to help hang and assemble compassion canvases; lunch is provided. For more information and to sign up, contact EmmaLee Eckardt at email@example.com or (715) 864-3794.
Prep for finals workshops in the Academic Resource Center: On Tuesday, April 22, from 11:15–11:45 a.m. and from 1:15–1:45 p.m. there will be group meditations along with information provided on test anxiety. On Wednesday, April 23, from 12:20–1:10 p.m. there will be another group meditation with information on test anxiety, stress, and time management. Meditation is a helpful relaxation technique that has been proven to relieve anxiety and stress. Information and meditations done will be provided by Ryan Knutson, a Masters of Science in Mental Health Counseling graduate student who is an intern in the ARC.
Professor Victor Macias Gonzalez, the 2013 Wisconsin Professor of the Year, will speak on the topic of building inclusive communities for immigrants by improving their access to education, health care, housing and other social service as part of a workshop sponsored by the Viterbo Latin American Studies program, the Department of Race and Ethnic Studies at UW-L, and the AMOS Immigration Task Force. The event will take place Saturday, April 26 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Viterbo’s School of Nursing Buidling room 196. Online registration is required at www.regonline.com/lasp