Viterbo University will present the musical James and the Giant Peach at 3 p.m. Saturday, April 21–Sunday, April 22 and Saturday, April 28–Sunday, April 29 at the Weber Center for the Performing Arts.
Area students and their parents are invited to an evening of fun demonstrations and hands-on science experiments at Viterbo University’s annual “Fired Up for Science” event from 6–8 p.m. Wednesday, April 25. The event was rescheduled from April 18.
The Viterbo University All Student Show will open with a reception from 5–6:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 25 in the Viterbo University Gallery.

VU Today

Wednesday, April 11


Noon–1:30 p.m. Mandated Reporting Panel – School of Nursing Building 195. Hosted by the Social Work Club. The event will feature different speakers from the La Crosse community who will present on the importance of mandated reporting. Everyone welcome.


12:15 p.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel


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


1:30–4 p.m. La Crosse County Veteran Services Officer Adam Flood Available for any Veteran Related Questions and Concerns – Fr. Conrad’s office in Murphy Center 370


2–3 p.m. Campus Renovations Open Session for Employees – School of Nursing Building 196


3:30 p.m. Philosophy Club Meeting – Murphy Center 434. The group will discuss sacrifice and the common good in Avatar the Last Airbender. Snacks, all are welcome.


9 p.m. Taize Prayer – San Damiano Chapel


A Viterbo service learning group is conducting a drive for non-perishable food items for Place of Grace. Collection boxes are located in Brophy Center lobby, the Student Union, and the School of Nursing Building lobby. The drives goes until Saturday.


Two DNP defenses tomorrow, April 12: at 3 p.m. in the School of Nursing Building 207 Jen Hanson “Best Practice Alerts for Advance Care Planning in Acute Stroke Patients” and 4 p.m. in the School of Nursing Building 205 Barry Stahl “Implementation of Viscoelastic Testing in the Emergency Department for Patients Suffering Trauma.” Everyone is welcome to attend.


Gary Gunderson, vice president of faith and health ministries at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center and Teresa Cutts, assistant research professor at Wake Forest School of Medicine, will present “New Questions of Ancient Relationships: Opportunities to Advance the Health of the Whole by Weaving the Strengths of Congregations and Communities of Spirit” at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 12 in San Damiano Chapel. Free and open to the public.


Everyone is invited to attend the Viterbo Conversation on Servant Leadership Monday, April 16 in the Reinhart Center Board Room. Click for more information and to register.


Minutes in Motion Challenge. Employees, sign up for Gundersen Health System’s free 6-week challenge with the Viterbo Team, “VITERBO V-HAWKS”


Attend Slow Flow and Scones at the Mathy Center from noon–1 p.m. Thursday, April 19. Yoga and meditation. Tea and scones to follow. Free to all employees and students. 


Representatives from Chileda will be on campus to talk with students seeking summer employment Monday, April 16 from 11 a.m.–1 p.m. in the Student Union.


April is Child Abuse Prevention Month: A collection jar for donations for the La Crosse Family Collaborative is located in the School of Nursing Building first floor office. A statistic courtesy of the Viterbo Social Work Club: Children who experience child abuse and neglect are about nine times more likely to become involved in criminal activity.


Viterbo will participate in the statewide tornado drill Thursday, April 12 beginning at 1:45 p.m. Click for the full schedule and the list of building safe zones.


The Viterbo emergency operations management team will hold a table top exercise Friday, April 13 from 1–3 p.m. in the Reinhart Center Board Room. The exercise is designed to test Viterbo’s emergency response plans, communication systems, etc. Communications during the event will be clearly marked as a drill.


The Viterbo Student Nurses Association will hold a sale of discounted products from 10 a.m.–noon Thursday, April 12 in the School of Nursing Building lobby. It will include mugs, hats, lunchboxes, car decals, badge re-tractors, shirts, and textbooks/drug guides.

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