VU Today March 7
Wednesday, March 7
11:30 a.m. Stations of the Cross – San Damiano Chapel
12:15 p.m. Mass – San Damaino Chapel
1–2 p.m. APA Drop-in Writing Help – Murphy Center 332
5–6:30 p.m. Going Graces Exhibit Opening Reception – Viterbo University Gallery. Featuring works of Viterbo students Sarah Call and Lydia Poulin.
9 p.m. Taize Prayer – San Damiano Chapel
Rec Sports is hosting Nutrition Week March 19–24 to promote healthy eating through various activities and events. Check out the Rec Sports website for more information about the activities and events happening after break.
There will be no SMART Recovery meeting on Sunday, March 11 because of Spring Break. Meetings will resume March 18.
The Mathy Center will have modified hours for Spring Break. Friday, March 9, 6 a.m.–5 p.m., closed March 10–11, open 8 a.m.–4 p.m. March 12–16, and closed March 17–18.
Join SAB on a bus trip to the Mall of America and Sky Zone. The bus will leave Saturday, March 24 at 10 a.m. Admission to Sky Zone and dinner will be provided, lunch on your own. Sign up at http://www.viterbo.edu/student-activities-board. Space is limited.
Attention graduating veterans: If you have served or are currently serving in the U.S. Armed Forces, contact Viterbo Veteran Services Student Point of Contact Clif Singelais at firstname.lastname@example.org with your branch of service to coordinate receipt of your complimentary stole and cords approved for U.S. service recognition during commencement. Cords and stoles will be distributed at Countdown to Commencement Wednesday, March 21 or by appointment. Email email@example.com with any questions.
Veteran students: The La Crosse County Veterans Service Office invites you to attend the Veterans Benefit Bonanza Thursday, March 8 from 11 a.m.–7 p.m. at the Radisson Hotel in La Crosse. Learn about benefits for veterans, spouses, and children and meet veteran friendly employers with positions available. Participating employers include Aptiv, City of La Crosse, Logistics Health Inc. (LHI), Mathy Construction, Mutual of Omaha Investor Services Inc., International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Petro Energy LLC, UW–La Crosse; Veterans in Piping, Wis. Army National Guard, and the YMCA.
Attend Facing Homelessness in La Crosse, the theatrical culmination of a collaboration between Viterbo, UW-La Crosse, Western Technical College, and the Coalition to End Homelessness March 20 or 21 at 7 p.m. at the Weber Center. Facing Homelessness chronicles the stories of La Crosse community members who have or are currently experiencing homelessness and brings them to life on stage. Created by Viterbo students and faculty members Jeff Stolz and David Gardiner. Click here to reserve your free ticket. Need transportation? Click here.
Award nomination forms for the Student Leadership Recognition Ceremony are now open. Students, faculty, staff, and administration can nominate individuals for Outstanding Student Leader, St. Catherine’s Medal, etc. For full list of awards with descriptions and for nomination forms, visit www.viterbo.edu/student-leadership-awards. Nominations will be accepted until Friday, March 23.
VU After Dark is hiring for both the programming assistant positions and a communications specialist position for the 2018–19 school year. View full job descriptions and application at www.viterbo.edu/vu-after-dark/open-positions. These are all on-campus, paid, non-work-study positions. For any questions, contact Jacob Hart at firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications are due Friday, March 23 at 5 p.m.
The Spanish Club will host its annual Tamale sale Tuesday, March 27. Tamales are $2 a piece and will be sold from the School of Nursing Building foods lab room 284 from 9–11:30 a.m. and 2–4 p.m. Cooked or uncooked. Pre-orders are available by emailing Griffin Finnestad or Michelle Pinzl. Wednesday, March 14 is the last day to pre-order.
Viterbo is looking for engaged, energetic student leaders who can help new students connect to the Viterbo community and to each other. Apply to be an Orientation Leader. Go to www.viterbo.edu/orientation to learn more about the position and to apply. The deadline to submit an application is Thursday, March 22. Email Kirsten Gabriel with any questions.