VU Today April 8
Monday, April 8
Noon–2 p.m. Philanthropy Week Table – Murphy Center. Receive a free treat when you thank a benefactor or Viterbo community member by writing a note and taking a photo with the Instagram frame. Props available. Philanthropy Week Fact: Many of the campus buildings have been donated including Reinhart Center, Mathy Center, and the Nursing Center. Donations have also gone towards renovations for Brophy Center including the finance lab and the Library in Murphy. Keep watching for tagged items around campus. #iheartVU Sponsored by Student Alumni Ambassadors (SAA).
12:15 p.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel
6 p.m. Student Leadership Recognition Ceremony – Weber Center for the Performing Arts. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. A reception will follow the event. Everyone welcome.
7:30 p.m. Bright Star Season Monty Python’s Spamalot – Fine Arts Center Main Theatre
Congratulations to the 2019 Reinhart Institute Ethics video competition winners: The Stigma and Lack of Access to Mental Health Care (1st Place, $1,000 cash prize), A Place of Grace (2nd place, $500 cash prize), and Shattering Systemic Barriers (3rd place, $500 cash prize). Thirty-four groups submitted a video. The videos from the top six finalists can be viewed on the Reinhart Institute YouTube page: https://bit.ly/2WQtWk1.
Want to learn more about the spirituality of healing with other faithful women? Come to Clare's Vision on Sunday, April 14 from 7–8 p.m. in San Damiano Chapel. Faculty member Silvana Richardson will speak about the vocations of two powerful healing women: St. Hildegard of Bingen and mystic Florence Nightingale.
Viterbo DNP students students will present proposals and defenses on Wednesday, April 10. The Viterbo community is invited to attend. Click for the schedule.
Join VIterbo religious studies and campus ministry for the Catholic at the Capitol Conference Tuesday, April 30 in Madison. Transportation will be provided. For more information visit http://www.wisconsincatholic.org/catholics_at_the_capitol.cfm for information on the conference and speakers. Cost for the conference: Students–free (required $5 deposit to hold spot), non-students–$20. Contact Emilio Alvarez at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
Area students and their parents are invited to an evening of fun demonstrations and hands-on science experiments at Viterbo University’s annual “Fired Up for Science” event from 6–8 p.m. Wednesday, April 10. Free and open to the public.
There will be a pet supply drive to benefit the Coulee Region Humane Society April 8–11 as part of the be4thecommongood project. Donations can be dropped off in Brophy Center. Visit the Humane Society website to find specific items needed.