Schedule of Events
Tuesday, March 27
8:30–10 a.m. Inauguration Celebration Grab and Go Continental Breakfast
Kick off the week's inaugural events with a complimentary breakfast and greet Rick and Joan Artman
Fine Arts Center Lobby
7 p.m. "Conversations on Hope"
with Rick Kyte and Tom Thibodeau
Hope is an attitude we choose. It is a quality shared by all great leaders—a light in dark or troubled times. It is the companion virtue to faith and charity.
San Damiano Chapel. Free and open to the public.
Wednesday, March 28
3–9 p.m. "Hope and Play" Zapped Lazer Tag
No registration is required, simply come and play on a first-come, first-served basis. Rick Artman and his team will be playing from 3–3:30 p.m.
Thursday, March 29
12 p.m. "Hope—A Conversation with the Viterbo Community"
facilitated by Rick Kyte and Tom Thibodeau
Reinhart Center Board Room. Limited seating available. RSVP to Sandra Bartel by March 19.
7 p.m. "When You Believe—A Celebration of Song"
Fine Arts Center Main Theatre. Free and open to the public.
The concert will feature music presented and prepared by alumni directors and teachers, including Maureen Norris, Judy Stafslien, Polly Pappadopoulos, Dean Witz, Rita Schuman, Terry Voss, Heather Douglas, Lu Ann Rupnow, and Nancy Allen. It will also feature a guest performance by Rick Artman’s granddaughter, Lexi Tonniges.
Friday, March 30 - Inauguration Day
11 a.m. Inauguration Liturgy
Maria Angelorum Chapel at St. Rose Convent
901 Franciscan Way
Immediately following the Liturgy, University Community Lunch
Marian Hall Dining Room. Tickets are required for lunch. Tickets may be obtained at the Murphy Center Reception Desk beginning March 5.
12:15 p.m. Inaugural Luncheon (by invitation)
Reinhart Center Board Room
1:30 p.m. Robing
Delegates – Reinhart Center 127
Delegates are asked to provide their own academic regalia.
Deans, former presidents, vice presidents, trustees – Reinhart Center 130
Faculty and staff – Reinhart Center commons area
2 p.m. Installation Ceremony
Fine Arts Center Main Theatre
929 Jackson Street
Reception follows immediately in the Fine Arts Center Lobby. Open to the public.
6 p.m. President's Society Dinner (by invitation)
Radisson Hotel Ballroom