The Viterbo University theatre and music theatre department will present the inaugural New Works Festivalon Friday, Jan. 25–Saturday, Jan. 26 and Friday, Feb. 1–Saturday, Feb. 2 at the Weber Center for the Performing Arts. All performances will begin at 7:30 p.m.
Civil rights activist and author David Dennis Sr., will present the keynote address “What Does it Mean to be an American?” at the La Crosse Community Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration at 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 21 in the Viterbo University Fine Arts Center Main Theatre.
The outstanding sibling piano quintet The 5 Browns will perform at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 16 in the Viterbo University Fine Arts Center Main Theatre.

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Friday, Jan. 11


8–9:30 a.m. Budget Information Session for Employees – Brophy Center 122


8 a.m.–1 p.m. New Student Orientation – School of Nursing Building and Fine Arts Center Lobby


9:30 a.m.–1:40 p.m. Big Bang Friday Event – Reinhart Center



Sunday, Jan. 13


11 a.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel


6 p.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel


Everyone is invited to participate in Viterbo’s MLK Day Project Linus Knit-a-Thonfrom 9 a.m.–6 p.m. Monday, Jan. 21 in the School of Nursing Building 104. The goal of the project is to create 5” x 5” squares that are combined to form hand-made blankets that will be donated to the local Project Linus chapter. Click the link to learn more about Project Linus. There will be staff available throughout the day to teach any beginners or people who might need a refresher. There will also be various videos/documentaries be shown. Come anytime. For more information and to sign up on UGetConnected.


Reminder to all instructors to check the video content for their courses. Video streamed for all courses will need to be reactivated each semester. You can request the video to be streamed using the online form at Email with any questions.


Viterbo faculty and staff are invited to present and/or attend the Celebration of Teaching and Learning Friday, Jan. 25 from 3:30–5 p.m. in the Fine Arts Center Lobby. Register at Faculty and instructors from a variety of disciplines will share teaching and learning experiences, instructional strategies, methods, and outcomes via 15-minute mini sessions. People attending will also be able to enjoy wine and cheese, door prizes, and interaction with colleagues and friends.

Post date: Friday, January 11, 2019 - 07:31