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Tuesday, March 28


Noon Mass – San Damiano Chapel


1–2 p.m. APA Drop-in Writing Help – Murphy Center 322


3–5:30 p.m. Countdown to Commencement – Fine Arts Center Lobby


Snapchat Takeover: Viterbo biopsychology senior Jed Barton will take over the viterbosnaps Snapchat account today.


Health Services is looking for volunteers for the Community Health Fair on Tuesday, April 11. If interested or would like more information, contact Sue Danielson at 796-3806 or


Looking for interview or business casual clothing on a budget? Want to win a $100 shopping spree? Style Encore and Viterbo Career Services are partnering to bring you Fashion Forward: Career Ready Wednesday, March 29 from 5–9 p.m. at Style Encore in Onalaska. There will be giveaways every hour, mock interviews, complimentary personal styling, and free refreshments. One lucky person will win a $100 shopping spree at Style Encore. Contact Alyssa Gostonczik with questions and check out the event on the Career Services Facebook page.


Employees, can you out move, out fun, and outplay your peers in Survivor Viterbo? Registration costs $5 and is open at the Mathy Center or by interdepartmental mail. Challenge yourself to try new programs each week while completing mini challenges to accumulate points. Winners will receive either family passes to Mount Olympus or $50 to the Waterfront Restaurant.


Students: Attend Career Wellness: Mr. Rogers on Vocation at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 29 in Brophy Center 124. In 1969, a relatively unknown Presbyterian minister (Mr. Rogers) delivered a humble and heartfelt petition to the federal government asking for $20 million to fund public television – and got it.  It was no miracle, rather it was a heartfelt articulation of the joy and beauty he found not in a job, but in his vocation. Would you like to someday be able to translate to others what is deeply meaningful about your work? Presented by Justin McKnight and sponsored by the Center for Student Success.


The Student Environmental Sustainability Club will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 29 in Reinhart Center 107. The group will discuss upcoming events.


A I Got a Starfish Flag: Now What? Workshop will be held at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 29 in Murphy Center 332. the ARC also offers workshops on demand and online workshops.  To view those workshops please go to webpage:


Wishmakers on Campus La Crosse works with the Make-A-Wish Wisconsin Program to help raise funds for young people with a life-threatening illness. They are working to raise money for a local La Crosse teenager who is living with Stage 4 Hodgkin's Lymphoma. He is currently in remission, and his wish is to go to Florida this summer with his family. A fundraiser will be held at the Coulee Region Chill game at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 30. They are selling adult tickets to the game for $10 with the money raised going towards the fundraiser. To purchase a ticket, contact Viterbo student Kayla Schweiner at


Employee volunteers are still needed for Accepted Student Day Saturday, April 1. Help is needed at various times throughout the day. To volunteer, contact Caryn Witt with your availability at or 796-3022.


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Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Faculty Member Kay Redfield Jamison to Present “An Unquiet Mind: Professional and Personal Insights about Living with Depression and Bipolar Illness” at Viterbo April 6

Kay Redfield Jamison, professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, will present “An Unquiet Mind: Professional and Personal Insights about Living with Depression and Bipolar Illness” at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 6 in the Viterbo University Fine Arts Center Main Theatre.

Viterbo University to Host "Fired Up for Science" April 3

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. Monday, April 3.

Premiere Ensemble Mnozil Brass to Perform at Viterbo University March 31

One of the world’s premiere brass ensembles, Mnozil Brass, will perform at 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 31 in the Viterbo University Fine Arts Center Main Theatre.