VU Today Oct. 12
Thursday, Oct. 12
9–11 a.m. Campus Ministry Thursday Morning M.U.G. (Mingle, Unwind, Gather) – Murphy Center 340
9:30–10 a.m. Police Reserve Information Session with Sergeant Lisa Gerbig of the Onalaska PD – School of Nursing Building 201. Contact Marlene Fisher for additional information at 608-796-3725 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
12:15 p.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel
3–5 p.m. Flu Shots Available from Health Services – Student Development Center. Cost for students is $7. Cost for employees $17 by cash or check.
VU After Dark will be hold a pumpkin decorating contest Friday, Oct. 13 at 9 p.m. in the Caf. Creators of the top three pumpkins will receive a prize. Pumpkins and most decorating supplies will be supplied.
Viterbo theatre and music theatre students will present 9 to 5, The Musical Friday, Oct. 13–Sunday, Oct. 15 in the Fine Arts Center Main Theatre. Visit the box office for tickets.
A BloodCenter of Wisconsin blood drive will be held from 11 a.m.–4 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 17 in the Reinhart Center Board Room. Click to register. Walk-ins are also welcome. The drive is sponsored by Viterbo health services and the Viterbo Student Nurses Association.
The annual Viterbo Fall Choral Concert will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 14 in Mary of the Angels Chapel at St. Rose Convent. The event is free and open to the public. Viterbo’s Concert Choir, 9th Street Singers, and Women’s Chorale, all directed by Brett Robison, music, will perform an eclectic collection of music exploring the most powerful human experiences—life, death, and love.
Viterbo alumna Katelyn Bouska ’08 will perform a piano recital at noon Saturday, Oct. 14 in the Fine Arts Center Nola Starling Recital Hall. Free and open to the public.
Viterbo dietetics is seeking adults ages 18–65 with a BMI of 25–40 who are interested in weight loss to participate in a free 8-week study to learn if a betaine supplement and no change in diet or exercise will help to speed fat loss and increase muscle mass. Each participant will also receive a free initial nutrition counseling and follow-up session. Contact Nathan Bedard at email@example.com or (507) 398-7104.
VU After Dark has a few free tickets left for students to see the Platinum Edition Show at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 28 in the Fine Arts Center Main Theatre. To claim a ticket, sign up in the Hawk’s Nest.
Don’t forget to register to present/attend the Seven Rivers Undergraduate Research Symposium. Click here to register. The deadline to register is Oct. 27. Reminder to submit your poster printing as soon as possible.
Submissions are still being accepted for the Philosophy and Pop Culture Undergraduate Conference, Friday, Nov. 17 in the Reinhart Center Board Room. This year’s theme is Magical Realities and Fantasy Worlds. Students interested in presenting at this conference are asked to submit a short abstract (up to 500 words) and the title of their presentation to Robyn Gaier at firstname.lastname@example.org by Monday, Oct. 16. All students are welcome to participate. The conference will be free and open to the public.
Employees whose spouse or child will be graduating have the opportunity to present their diploma cover during commencement ceremonies. Any Viterbo employee interested in presenting a family diploma cover must notify Kori Salaski at email@example.com by Monday, Oct. 16. Academic regalia is required and may be rented from the bookstore. The full policy is available at http://www.viterbo.edu/commencement/faculty-and-staff-information-commencement.
Students, the study abroad application deadline for the Nicaragua, South Africa and Spain programs has been extended to Thursday, Oct. 12. Get college credit, use financial aid, see the world, learn about a new culture and much more; this is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity that you don’t want to miss. Interested in learning more? Check out http://www.viterbo.edu/study-abroad/short-term-study-abroad or contact Taylor Corbett at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.