Seventy-eight undergraduate students and 36 master’s degree students will be candidates for graduation at Viterbo University’s winter commencement ceremony at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 16 in the Fine Arts Center Main Theatre.
Celebrate the holiday season with A Viterbo Christmas: And a Little Child Shall Lead Them at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 2 and 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 3 in the Fine Arts Center Main Theatre.
The works of Viterbo senior creative media design students Jake Adams, Mannie De La Rosa, and Amanda Meyer will be featured in an exhibit opening with a reception from 4–6 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 29 in the Viterbo University Todd Wehr Memorial Library Gallery in Murphy Center.

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Tuesday, Nov. 14


7:30–9:15 a.m. Wisconsin State Conversation on Servant Leadership “Celebrating the Good Stuff” – Reinhart Center Board Room


9:30 a.m. Timecards are due in the Payroll Office – Murphy Center 201


10:30 a.m.–1 p.m. API Study Abroad Provider Information Table – Student Union. Jason Kouba, API’s regional representative, will answer questions.


Noon Leadership at Noon Series with Maria Norberg, owner of downtown La Crosse businesses Ground Specialty Coffee and Apothik Food Truck – Reinhart Center Board Room


12:15 p.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel


1–2 p.m. APA Drop-in Writing Help – Murphy Center 332


4 p.m. Philosophy Club Meeting – Murphy Center 434. The group will discuss Disney’s Sky High.


6:30 p.m.–8 pm. Senior Class Gift and Make a Christmas Card for Children’s Hospitals – Mathy Center Lobby


7:30 p.m. Bright Star Season Performance The King’s Singers – Fine Arts Center Main Theatre


Snapchat Takeover: Viterbo social work major Jocelyn O’Neill will take over the viterbosnaps Snapchat account today.


Comedian Chloe Hilliard will perform at 9 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 18 in the School of Nursing Building 196. Get ready to LOL with this “Larger Than Life” comedian who has appeared on Last Comic Standing.


A BloodCenter of Wisconsin blood drive will be held from 11 a.m.–4 p.m. Friday, Nov. 17 in the Fine Arts Center Lobby. Click here to register. Walk-ins are also welcome. The drive is sponsored by Viterbo’s Residence Hall Association. Blood donors have a chance to $250 to a charity of their choosing.


Two Day Sale happening now at the Bookstore: 25 percent off sweatshirts, sweatpants, polos, diploma frames and more. Tuesday and Wednesday only 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m. or check out online at Order by Wednesday night.


Countdown to Commencement is Thursday, Nov. 16 from 3:30– 5:30 p.m. in the Fine Arts Center Lobby. Candidates for December commencement can pick up their cap and gown, order graduation announcements, record a Shout Out to family and friends, contribute to the Senior Class Gift and receive an I Heart Viterbo t-shirt, mingle with other graduates and members of the Viterbo community to celebrate your graduation, enjoy complimentary hors d’oeuvres and refreshments and more. Viterbo faculty and community members are welcome to join candidates in their celebration. Click here to view the Shout Out from last spring.


Viterbo Rec Sports will be hosting a Testicle Toss Tournament on Wednesday, Nov. 15, 4-6 p.m. as part of Men’s Health Awareness Week. Answer men’s health questions to earn throws. Students can sign up for free at the Mathy Center.


Tomorrow, Nov. 15 is the last day to sign-up for Rec Sport’s Move for Movember Challenge. Keep track of your minutes of physical activity until Nov. 17 for a chance to win a fitness basket. Sign-up at the Mathy Center front desk. This event is free for all Viterbo students.


Friday, Nov. 17 at noon is the registration deadline for the Bean Bags Tournament. Teams of two should register on IMLeagues.


Don’t take the flu home for the holidays. Health Services will be offering flu shots in the Student Union Monday, Nov. 20 from 4–6 p.m. Cost is $7 for students and $17 for employees. If you cannot make it to the clinic, call Health Services to schedule an appointment at 796-3806 or


All are encouraged to attend Identities ProjectBlack Lives Matter Civil Dialogue Thursday, Nov. 16 from 7–8:30 p.m. in the Reinhart Center Board Room. Attend for conversation, treats, and thought-provoking discussion from All Lives Matter, Blue Lives Matter and Black Lives Matter perspectives. More information about this and other Identities Project events can be found online at Questions? Contact Kirsten Gabriel at


Students: your input is important. If you haven't already done so, take five minutes to complete this short survey regarding the residential living experience on campus (and be entered into a drawing for a $50 Amazon gift card).  


Viterbo junior dietetic students will offer free health screenings Thursday, Nov. 16 from 8:30–10 a.m. in the School of Nursing Building room 298. Screenings offered include: blood pressure, blood glucose, hand grip strength, body composition assessment, mid-arm muscle, heel bone density and hemoglobin. Everyone is welcome to stop by and have any or all of the assessments.

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