Viterbo University’s outstanding Platinum Edition show choir and special guests will present an evening of great Halloween-themed singing and dancing as they present "Platinum Edition: Halloween Spooktacular" at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27 in the Fine Arts Center Main Theatre.
Auditions for the Missoula Children’s Theatre (MCT) production of Robin Hood will be held from 3:45–6 p.m. Monday, Oct. 29 at the Viterbo University Fine Arts Center.
Retired Wisconsin DNR wildlife experts Mike Foy and Tom Hauge will present “A Proposal to Halt Chronic Wasting Disease in Wisconsin” at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 10 in the Viterbo University School of Nursing Building Collins Auditorium room 196.

VU Today

Monday, March 16


12:15 p.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel


4:30 p.m. Lenten Supper and Scripture – Brophy Center 123. Basic soups and bread will be served.


The Viterbo admission office is now accepting applications for the very important job of a Viterbo Voyager (tour guide) for the 2015–16 school year. Applicants must be a current student with an intense desire to share their love and knowledge of Viterbo to potential students and their families. This is a paid position and it is not work study. Tour guides are required to work 1-2 hours a week giving tours or helping out in the admission office, and work 10–12 visit events throughout the school year. Some of these events fall on a Saturday and tour guides are required to work. Summer employment is also available but not required. Visit the admission office to pick up an application or for additional information. Application deadline is Friday, March 27.


Employees are invited to enjoy a grilled cheese and chili lunch from 11:30 a.m.–1 p.m. Thursday, March 19 in the Reinhart Center Board Room. The lunch includes a grilled cheese sandwich, beef or vegetarian chili, pineapple upside down cake, lemonade, and water. Register for the event at The cost of the lunch is $5 or $3 with a food donation to the Viterbo food pantry. Payment should be brought to the lunch.


The Viterbo Parish Nurse Ministry Center will sponsor its annual Day of Enrichment Friday, March 20 from 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. in the Fine Arts Center Hospitality Suite. The theme is “Therapeutic Approaches to Holistic Well-Being." If interested in attending or for more information, call Brandy Cleveland at ext. 3670.


Organic Valley Chief Operating Officer Louise Hemstead will conclude the popular Leadership at Noon series for the academic year with her presentation Tuesday, March 17 in Reinhart Center Board Room.


Viterbo employees are invited to take advantage of discounted group fitness classes from rec sports: $30 all class pass, $20 noon class pass, and $3 individual class pass.


Art Club is hosting a ceramics/chili sale Wednesday, March 18 from 11 a.m.–2 p.m. in the Fine Arts Center Hospitality Suite. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Hunger Task Force.


Non-traditional students are invited to attend a free lunch anytime from noon–1 p.m. Wednesday, March 18 in the Student Development Conference Room. Enjoy lunch and meet other non-traditional students. RSVP to Denise Homstad at 796-3825 or


The NCAA Basketball Bracket Challenge begins today. Make sure all brackets are turned in to become eligible for the challenge.


‘Tweet the Trainer’ is taking place the third Tuesday of each month this semester from 3–5 p.m. Tweet your fitness questions to @ViterboRecSports #tweetthevutrainer. Third session is tomorrow, March, Feb. 17.


Employees, “fly” into fitness by joining the 5:01 Fit Flock Fitness Challenge that begins today. Sign-up and pay $10 at the Mathy Center front desk. Visit the website for more information:


Scholars' Day Registration Deadline is Friday. This annual, campus-wide celebration of student scholarship is slated for Friday, April 24. All disciplines are encouraged to participate. Faculty and staff can register a class, group, program, or departmental presentations. Students can register their independent or group work (please touch base with your faculty member before registering to eliminate duplicate registrations.). Register online and view previous year’s materials at Not sure how to proceed or have questions? Contact Kirsten Gabriel at The deadline to register is Friday, March 20.

Students, thinking about doing an internship this summer or fall semester? Attend the Internship and Grant Information session Wednesday, March 18 from 12:15–1:15 p.m. in Murphy Center 314. Students need to have their internship site secured before the start of the semester so start the process early. Contact Denise Lorenz, Viterbo’s community engagement coordinator, with questions.

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