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Heroes Faces of Hope and Help 

HUMANITIES SYMPOSIUM 2012

The Viterbo University School of Letters and Sciences presents

Heroes: Faces of Hope and Help

February 7–8, 2012

 
Tuesday, February 7 
9:30 a.m. The Ladies Upstairs: The Windows of the Balcony of Maria Angelorum Chapel
Celesta Day, FSPA, Viterbo Board of Trustees
Fine Arts Center Main Theatre
11 a.m. Changing Hearts and Minds in a Combat Zone
Scott Southworth, District Attorney, Juneau County, Wisconsin
Fine Arts Center Main Theatre
noon Free Community Soup Luncheon
Sponsored by Religious Studies and Philosophy
Fine Arts Center Lobby
12:45 p.m. Hope in the Harvest: Community Supported Agriculture
Maurice Lange, Director, La Vista, Godfrey, Ill.
Fine Arts Center Main Theatre
2 p.m. Stories of Courage: Patients, Families, and Those Who Care for Them
Carrie Lapham, CNS/PA-C, Nurse Practitioner, Gundersen Lutheran Palliative Care
Fine Arts Center Main Theatre
7 p.m. Heroism Now: What Heroism Is and How to Grow It
Frank Farley, Ph.D., Professor, Temple University
Fine Arts Center Main Theatre
Wednesday, February 8 
9 a.m. Jesus: Hero for All Ages: A Presentation of One Solitary LIfe in Art and Music
Toni Groshek, Singer, Songwriter, Liturgical Consultant
Fine Arts Center Main Theatre
10 a.m. Finding, Recognizing, and Cultivating Heroes
Larry Murphy, Mayor, Oelwein, Iowa
Fine Arts Center Main Theatre
11 a.m. Whatever it Takes…
Patricia Raftery, M.D., Retired Family Physician, Mayo Clinic Health System, Franciscan Healthcare-Sparta
Fine Arts Center Main Theatre
noon Free Community Soup Luncheon
Sponsored by Religious Studies and Philosophy
Fine Arts Center Lobby
1:10 p.m. Accessing Heroic Power in Movies and in Life
Joel Gordon, Screenwriter, Viroqua, Wis.
Fine Arts Center Main Theatre
2:10 p.m. Creating Success After Prison
Sue Kastensen, Director, Fairshake: Reentry Resource Center, Westby, Wis.
Fine Arts Center Main Theatre


All events are free and open to the public. Registration is not required. If you have questions, contact William Reese at 608-796-3708 or email wjreese@viterbo.edu

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La Crosse, Wisconsin 54601
608-796-3000