Holocaust survivor Estelle Laughlin will share her incredible story at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 22 in the Viterbo University Fine Arts Center Main Theatre.
Audience members of all ages will enjoy the Dallas Children’s Theater’s production of "How I Became a Pirate" at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 25 in the Fine Arts Center Main Theatre.
Agropur Ingredients Vice President for Ingredients Sales Mike Homewood will speak as part of the Viterbo University Leadership at Noon series Tuesday, March 27 in Reinhart Center 107.

VU Today

Thursday, March 1


9–11 a.m. Campus Ministry Thursday Morning M.U.G. (Mingle, Unwind, Gather) – Murphy Center 340


12:30 p.m. Mass – San Damaino Chapel. (adjusted time)


6–7:30 p.m. “Examining the Effects of Childhood Trauma in the Study of Adverse Childhood Experiences” Presentation – School of Nursing Building 195. Everyone welcome. Refreshments provided.


7 p.m. “The Ethics of Hunting” Ethics Series Presentation with Steven Rinella – Fine Arts Center Main Theatre. Part of the annual Aldo Leopold Day Celebration. Free and open to the public.


7–8:30 p.m. Identities Project Event “Visible and Invisible Disabilities: Stories of Stigma, Stereotypes, and Support” – Reinhart Center 127. Everyone welcome.


7:30 p.m. Viterbo Presents Big Love – Fine Arts Center LaCroix Black Box Theatre. Visit the box office for tickets.


9 p.m. Praise and Worship – San Damiano Chapel


VU After Dark this Weekend: Friday, March 2 at 9 p.m. is Casino Night in the Caf. Blackjack, roulette, and other casino games. Saturday, March 3 is Big Love and an Arts in Context discussion after the show.


Attend the “Labor Unions 101" presentation by Monica Redmond, HR manager at City Brewery, Monday, March 5 from 8–8:45 a.m. in Brophy Center 124. Everyone welcome.


Rec Sports is hosting a sports trivia event Tuesday, March 6 at 7 p.m. Come by yourself or bring a team of up to four players for a fun night of trivia, snacks, and prizes. The competition will take place in the Reinhart Center Board Room. This event is free and there is no need to pre-register. Email with any questions.


The Viterbo Mathy Center will be the venue for the annual Greater La Crosse Golf Expo Friday–Saturday. Attend and learn about golf from trusted professionals and shop for different golf products available. $5 admission for a one day pass or $8 for 2-Day. Visit the Greater La Crosse Golf Show website for more information.


The deadline for purchasing academic regalia is today, March 1. Contact the bookstore for information on standard and fine quality regalia options at or 608-796-3848.


Parking Lot M will be closed Friday for the La Crosse Golf Show.


Visit the Diversity and Inclusion Center Sweatshirt Shelf in Murphy Center 579 for free gently used or new sweatshirts.


A sophomore resume workshop will be held Friday, March 2 from 12:30–2 p.m. in Murphy Center 304


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 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.


Music department faculty member Paul Kovacovic will perform a piano recital at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 4 in the Fine Arts Center Nola Starling Recital Hall. The event is free and open to the public.


Ann Schoenecker, music, and Beth Ray, music faculty member at Luther College, will present the voice recital Celebration of American Song at 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 2, in the Viterbo Fine Arts Center Nola Starling Recital Hall. The recital is free and open to the public.


Join the music department for a Showcase Recital featuring freshman and sophomore music majors and music minors at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, March 3 in the Fine Arts Center Nola Starling Recital Hall. The program will have a wide range of music from art songs and opera arias, to musical theatre selections. The recital is free and and open to the public. A reception will follow the program.


It is National Eating Disorders Awareness Week. Did you know that for women aged 15-24, eating disorders are among the top four leading causes of burden of disease in terms of years of life lost through death or disability? Click for a free online screening tool.


Register now for the 2018 Spring Break Service Trip to Cincinnati March 11–16. Go to for more information and registration. New fee price for students, only $10.

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