The works of Viterbo senior creative media design students Jake Adams, Mannie De La Rosa, and Amanda Meyer will be featured in an exhibit opening with a reception from 4–6 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 29 in the Viterbo University Todd Wehr Memorial Library Gallery in Murphy Center.
Registered nurses with a two-year degree from any of Wisconsin’s 16 technical colleges can fully apply those earned credits toward a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree at Viterbo through a new agreement between the university and the Wisconsin Technical College System.
The 2017-18 Viterbo University One-of-a-Kind Chamber Music Series continues Sunday, Nov. 19 at 3 p.m. in the Nola Starling Recital Hall with Open Borders.

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Wednesday, Nov. 15


8:30–10 a.m. Advising on the Go – Student Union


12:15 p.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel


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


4 p.m. Viterbo Rec Sports Testicle Toss as part of Men’s Health Awareness Week – Math Center


8-9 p.m. Breaking Barriers Diversity Club Hosts Drop-in Time - Diversity and Inclusion Center in Murphy Center 579. Stop in to meet new people and socialize. New members welcome. Popcorn and pop provided.


9 p.m. Taize Prayer – San Damiano Chapel


The Career Services and Alumni offices are co-sponsoring their Speed Mock Interview event, which is held every semester, tonight from 5:30–8 p.m. in the Fine Arts Center Lobby. More than 20 alumni will be on campus to do mini-mock-interviews with students. This popular event fills up each semester.


Undergraduate Students: Rate your advisor. The Academic Advising Committee is asking undergraduate students to evaluate their academic advisors and the advising program. Students answering the survey may choose to be entered into a prize drawing. This anonymous survey takes approximately 10–15 minutes and is an important measure of what is working and which areas need improvement. The link to the online survey will be emailed to students today, Nov. 15. For more information, contact Lisa Konkel at 796-3467 or


Reporting Services has moved: If you utilize Reporting Services, note the URL has changed. Update your bookmarks for Reporting Services by using


Join Vickie Holtz-Wodzak, English, at the next minds@work Thursday, Nov. 16 at 6 p.m. in Brophy Center 122 to discuss the relationship between Narnia and the real world. Explore how C.S. Lewis uses animals and other nonhumans to offer readers a way to conceptualize the relationship between the two worlds. He also uses the animals and nonhumans to instruct the pilgrim humans who enter this world and the pilgrim readers who join them. 


The Philosophy and Pop Culture Conference will take place in the Reinhart Center Boardroom from 9 a.m.–2:45 p.m. Friday, Nov. 17. All are welcome to attend. The conference theme is "Magical Realities and Fantasy Worlds." For more information about the conference, contact Jason Howard at or Robyn Gaier at


Comedian Chloe Hilliard will perform at 9 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 18 in the School of Nursing Building 196. Get ready to LOL with this “Larger Than Life” comedian who has appeared on Last Comic Standing.


Two Day Sale happening now at the Bookstore: 25 percent off sweatshirts, sweatpants, polos, diploma frames and more. Tuesday and Wednesday only 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m. or check out online at Order by Wednesday night.


Countdown to Commencement is Thursday, Nov. 16 from 3:30–5:30 p.m. in the Fine Arts Center Lobby. Candidates for December commencement can pick up their cap and gown, order graduation announcements, record a Shout Out to family and friends, contribute to the Senior Class Gift and receive an I Heart Viterbo t-shirt, mingle with other graduates and members of the Viterbo community to celebrate your graduation, enjoy complimentary hors d’oeuvres and refreshments and more. Viterbo faculty and community members are welcome to join candidates in their celebration. Click here to view the Shout Out from last spring.


Don’t take the flu home for the holidays. Health Services will be offering flu shots in the Student Union Monday, Nov. 20 from 4–6 p.m. Cost is $7 for students and $17 for employees. If you cannot make it to the clinic, call Health Services to schedule an appointment at 796-3806 or


All are encouraged to attend the Identities ProjectBlack Lives Matter Civil Dialogue this Thursday, Nov. 16 from 7–8:30 p.m. in the Reinhart Center Board Room. The event will include conversation, treats, and thought-provoking discussion from All Lives Matter, Blue Lives Matter and Black Lives Matter perspectives. More information about this and other Identities Project events can be found online at Questions? Contact Kirsten Gabriel at


Students: your input is important. If you haven't already done so, take five minutes to complete this short survey regarding the residential living experience on campus (and be entered into a drawing for a $50 Amazon gift card).  


Viterbo junior dietetic students will offer a free health screening Thursday, Nov. 16 from 8:30–10 a.m. in the School of Nursing Building room 298. Screenings offered include: blood pressure, blood glucose, hand grip strength, body composition assessment, mid-arm muscle, heel bone density and hemoglobin. Everyone is welcome to stop by and have any or all of the assessments.

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