Campus News


VU Today May 4

 Friday, May. 4, 2018 Share

Friday, May 4 9 a.m.–3 p.m. Career Services Drop-in Resume Reviews – Murphy Center 374. Bring a digital or hard copy of your resume. 11 a.m.– 4 p.m. Courtyard Carni – Assisi Courtyard. Enjoy lunch, games, prizes, and more. Sponsored by Student Activities Board. Employees and students are invited to have lunch from 11 a.m.–1:30 p.m. People not on a meal plan may pick up a lunch ticket at the event. 

Flex Hours Begin May 21

 Thursday, May. 3, 2018 Share

Viterbo will adjust its summer operating hours from Monday, May 21–Friday, July 27. During this time, offices will be expected to remain open Monday–Friday from 7:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

Summer Reading

 Thursday, May. 3, 2018 Share

By Polly Scott, library

Health Column: Sun Safety for Summer

 Thursday, May. 3, 2018 Share

By Sue DanielsonUV radiation is the most important environmental factor in the development of skin cancer. This makes skin cancer a largely preventable disease when sun protective practices and behaviors are consistently used.

Finals Week and Summer Fitness Class Schedule

 Thursday, May. 3, 2018 Share

During this final week of the semester, Rec Sports will be holding all of its regularly scheduled noon classes throughout the week, with a few additional evening classes Monday–Wednesday.

Mathy Center Gym Floor Refinishing Project Begins Today

 Thursday, May. 3, 2018 Share

As announced in the physical plant’s summer projects, the Mathy Center gymnasium floor refinishing project begins Monday, May 7 and is expected to conclude Friday, May 25.

Viterbo Announces 2018 Recipients of the Saint John XXIII Award for Distinguished Service

 Thursday, May. 3, 2018 Share

John Desmond, a community leader known for his ability to get things done, Mike Desmond, a retired educator who has provided tremendous leadership with organizations that serve area youth, and Helen Elsbernd, a member of the Franciscan Sisters of Perpetual Adoration who has always felt called to serve, are the

Viterbo Employees Honored at Rose Awards

 Thursday, May. 3, 2018 Share

Stephanie Thorson-Olesen, psychology, was named Viterbo’s 2018 Teacher of the Year at the annual Rose Awards ceremony May 3.

A New Tree

 Thursday, May. 3, 2018 Share

The Student Sustainability Club sponsored a snow crabapple tree planting May 2. The planting was originally scheduled for Viterbo’s Earth Day activities, but was postponed due to inclement weather. Karen Hurtgen, right, is the club's advisor.

VU Today May 3

 Thursday, May. 3, 2018 Share

Thursday, May 3 9–11 a.m. Campus Ministry Morning M-U-G – Murphy Center 340 Noon Mass – San Damiano Chapel 3:30 p.m. Rose Awards - Fine Arts Cener Lobby 9 p.m. Praise and Worship – San Damiano Chapel 

Retirement Receptions for Five Viterbo Community Members Coming Up

 Wednesday, May. 2, 2018 Share

The campus community is invited to a retirement reception for David Gardiner, theatre and music theatre, and Bill Reese, religious studies, Friday, May 11 from 3–4:30 p.m. in the Reinhart Center Board Room. There will be a short program at 3:30 p.m.

Spring Commencement is Saturday

 Wednesday, May. 2, 2018 Share

Four hundred seventy-five students, 367 undergraduate, 106 graduate, and two associate degree students, will be candidates for graduation at Viterbo’s spring commencement ceremony at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 12 at the La Crosse Center.

VU Today May 2

 Wednesday, May. 2, 2018 Share

Wednesday, May 2 9 a.m. Snow Crabapple Tree Planting – Near the entrance of the VAC. Sponsored by the Viterbo Student Sustainability Club. Everyone is invited to attend.  12:15 p.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel 1–2 p.m. APA Drop-in Writing Help – Murphy Center 332 

VU Today May 1

 Tuesday, May. 1, 2018 Share

Tuesday, May 1 12:15 p.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel 1–2 p.m. APA Drop-in Writing Help – Murphy Center 332 Parking Notice: Junior Visit Day is Friday, May 4. The west side of Parking Lot A (Fine Arts Center) will be reserved that day to accommodate visiting families. 

Viterbo University Spring Commencement May 12

 Monday, Apr. 30, 2018 Share

Four hundred seventy-five students, 367 undergraduate, 106 graduate, and two associate degree students, will be candidates for graduation at Viterbo University’s spring commencement ceremony at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 12 at the La Crosse Center.