Registered nurses with a two-year degree from any of Wisconsin’s 16 technical colleges can fully apply those earned credits toward a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree at Viterbo through a new agreement between the university and the Wisconsin Technical College System.
The 2017-18 Viterbo University One-of-a-Kind Chamber Music Series continues Sunday, Nov. 19 at 3 p.m. in the Nola Starling Recital Hall with Open Borders.
Viterbo University theatre students will present the comedy How the Other Half Loves at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 10–Saturday, Nov. 11 and Friday, Nov. 17–Saturday, Nov. 18 at the Weber Center for the Performing Arts.

VU Today

Friday, Nov. 10


The Seven Rivers Undergraduate Research Symposium is today. Click for a full schedule of events.


10:10 a.m. Sever Rivers Undergraduate Research Symposium Keynote Presentation “Word Wars: Propaganda vs. Critical Thinking” – Fine Arts Center Main Theater


1–3 p.m. Career Services Resume Reviews – Murphy Center 374. No appointment is required. Students only need to bring a copy of their resume.


5 p.m. Congratulations to the Women’s Soccer team to making it the Association of Indepenedent Institutions' 2017 Women's Soccer Championships. The team plays at 5 p.m. at Georgia Gwinnet College. Follow the action at


7:30 p.m. Viterbo Presents How the Other Half Loves – Weber Center for the Performing Arts


10 p.m.–2 a.m. RHA Star Wars Lock-in – Mathy Center. Eat, win prizes, and enjoy volleyball, dodgeball, and lightsaber (pool noodles) tournaments.


The NSAA Volleyball Post Season Tournament will be held today and tomorrow at Viterbo. Games Nov. 10 at 10 a.m., 12:30 p.m. 5 p.m., and 7:30 p.m. Viterbo plays at 7:30 p.m. The championship match will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 11.


Today is Employee Jeans Day. Proceeds benefit employee social and hospitality functions. 


Saturday, Nov. 11


10 a.m. Men’s Basketball vs. Edgewood College – Varsity Athletics Center


11 a.m. Community Wellness Club Activity – School of Nursing Building room 101. Watch a movie, make gratitude graffiti boards for the group’s next project and enjoy snacks.


5:30 p.m. Women’s Basketball vs. Saint Ambrose University – Varsity Athletics Center


6–7:15 p.m. Hospitality Committee Employee Social – Weber Center for the Performing Arts. Enjoy hors d’oevres and a cash bar from 6–7:15 p.m. before the performance of How the Other Half Loves.


7:30 p.m. Viterbo Presents How the Other Half Loves – Weber Center for the Performing Arts


Sunday, Nov 12


11 a.m. Mass - San Damiano Chapel


2 p.m. Viterbo Presents a Staged Reading of Theatrics, a one-act play by senior Ammie Jergenson – Fine Arts Center La Croix Black Box Theatre. Audience members are invited to stay for a talkback with the playwright led by Beth Marzoni, English, after the performance. Tickets are free and available on a first come, first served basis starting at 1 p.m. in the main entrance to the Black Box. Doors open at 1:30 p.m.


6 p.m. Mass - San Damiano Chapel


8:30 p.m. Bowling – Pla-Mor Lanes. Bring your student ID to receive three free games and shoes.


The Fine Arts Center is hosting a High School Choral Workshop Monday, Nov. 13 featuring over 230 students from five area high schools. These participants, as well as 60 Viterbo Concert Choir students, will learn from the world-renowned British vocal ensemble The King’s Singers, who will perform Tuesday night as part of the Bright Star season. The Viterbo community is invited to attend a free performance featuring the choirs, as well as The King’s Singers, at 1:30 p.m. Monday in the Fine Arts Center Main Theatre.


For diversity related events, follow the Viterbo Diversity and Inclusion Center on Facebook. You can also submit events via Facebook messenger.


Since Veterans Day occurs on Saturday this year, Viterbo will mark the observance on Monday, Nov. 13. Viterbo will hold its  annual brief service and the raising of a new POW/MIA flag which stays in place all year and beckons everyone to remember that “all gave some and some gave all.” This year, Rick Trietley, vice-president of student affairs, will give the address. Rick is a retired U.S. Army officer and comes to Viterbo with enthusiasm and energy to promote expanded veteran awareness and opportunity at Viterbo. The service will be held Monday, Nov. 13 at 12:15 p.m. in San Damiano Chapel.


All are encouraged to join in Viterbo’s Identities Project Black 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


On Friday, Nov. 10, Rep. Ron Kind will host a Veterans Day Town Hall event in La Crosse and the Viterbo community is invited to attend. The event will give the public the opportunity to hear directly from veterans about the challenges of rejoining civilian life. This will be an open forum for veterans to share their stories and ask any questions they may have. 1 p.m. at American Legion Post 52, 711 6th St South.

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