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

Thursday, Feb. 8


9–11 a.m. Campus Ministry Thursday Morning M.U.G. (Mingle, Unwind, Gather) – Murphy Center 340


10 a.m. Staff Assembly Meeting – Reinhart Center 127


12:15 p.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel


12:30–1:30 p.m. We Love Money Scholarship Event – Murphy Center 348. Discover free resources, find scholarships, and learn how to produce effective applications. Beverages will be provided.


6 p.m. Scholarship Livestream – Reinhart Center 127. Watch Jocelyn Paonita, founder of The Scholarship System. For more information, come to this session and visit


7 p.m. Psychology Club Meeting – K lounge on fourth floor of Murphy Center. Everyone welcome.


9 p.m. VU After Dark 90s Trivia Night – Reinhart Center Board Room. Part of Homecoming Week, gather your best trivia team and compete for prizes. Snacks provided.


Viterbo theatre students will present the drama The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie Friday, Feb. 9–Sunday, Feb. 11 at the Weber Center for the Performing Arts. Visit the Vterbo box office for tickets.


The annual Viterbo Health Science Scholarship Competition will be Friday, Feb. 9. Parking may be limited and everyone is asked to extend Franciscan hospitality to campus visitors.


Final Reminder: AAUW Scholarship Applications are due in the Financial Aid Office by Feb. 9.


Notice from The Caf: Based on student survey results, The Caf will now serve baked potatoes at lunch and dinner. Also, beginning Feb. 19, The Caf will remain open until 8 p.m. for later service. Exchange meals will no longer be offered.


Breaking Barriers Diversity Club is holding a sweatshirt/coat drive during February. There are boxes in each of the resident halls and apartments where you can drop off new or gently used sweatshirts to be donated. If you are in need or know of someone in need of warm clothing, the Sweatshirt Shelf is located in the Diversity Lounge on the 5th floor of Murphy Center.


Don't forget to register for ice skating at


Savvy Sophomores: Job Shadows, Internships, and Resumes Monday, Feb. 12 from 3–5 p.m. in Murphy Center 304. Join career advisor Malena Lupient and intern coordinator Alyssa Gostonczik as they explain the process of finding job shadows and internships and how to represent your experiences on a professional resume. No registration required. Snacks will be served.


Prepare for career fair season by attending the HR Panel Tuesday, Feb. 13 from 5–6:30 p.m. in Brophy Center 122. HR and recruiters from Gundersen Health System, Fastenal, Onalaska School District, USGS, and the Pump House will be on hand to answer job and career-related questions. No registration required.


In conjunction with this year’s Humanities Symposium: Creativity and Play: Celebrating Play in a Risk-averse World, Viterbo will host a faculty/student game night Friday, Feb. 9 from 6–10 p.m. in the Hawk’s Nest. All members of the Viterbo community are welcome.


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:


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.


Walk-in resume reviews will take place in Murphy Center 374 on Friday from 9 a.m.–3 p.m. No appointment is required. Bring a copy of your resume.


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

Post date: Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 07:58