D.B. Reinhart Institute for Ethics in Leadership

Beginning in 1999, the D.B. Reinhart Institute for Ethics in Leadership has brought individuals together in fruitful conversation about ethical ideas and issues, inspiring people to lead ethical lives while at the same time helping to develop leadership abilities to further the common good in communities and organizations. 

The mission of the Reinhart Institute is to create opportunities for education, research, and dialogue about significant ethical ideas and issues. The vision of the Reinhart Institute is to be a catalyst in a flourishing community of servant leaders dedicated to the common good.

Fall 2022 Events

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Lecture Series

Themes from I Take My Coffee Black
Tyler Merritt

Wednesday, September 7th, 2022
7 p.m. -Fine Arts Center, Main Theater




Lecture Series

Be a Shining Light of Hope: Everyone Plays a Role in Suicide Prevention
Dr. Sally Spencer-Thomas

Thursday, September 22nd, 2022
7 p.m.–Fine Arts Center Main Theater


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Leadership at Noon

Nick Johnson, Pre-Owned Director for the Luther Landers Automotive Group

Wednesday, October 5th, 2022
12-1 p.m.–Fine Arts Center, FSPA Lobby




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Lecture Series

Celebrating the Driftless - Reception, Live Screenings, & Film Screenings
George Howe, Tim Jacobson, Ryan Howe & Jan Wee

Wednesday, October 12th, 2022
6 p.m.–Fine Arts Center Main Theater



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Book Release

Celebrating the Publishing of Servant Leadership from the Middle
Bernard L. Osbourne, Author

Monday, October 24th, 2022
6:30 p.m. -Pearl Street Books, Downtown La Crosse (323 Pearl St)




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Lecture Series

The State of Religion & Young People
Dr. Josh Packard, Executive Director of Springtide Research Institute

Thursday, November 10th, 2022
7 p.m. -Recital Hall, Fine Arts Center


Reinhart Institute

Center for Professional Learning                                     
Lecture Series                                                    
Teaching the Holocaust Workshop                                 
Leadership at Noon                            
Rebuilding American Civics                         
Ethics Video Competition                             
Ethics Conference                                                                   


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D.B. Reinhart Institute for Ethics in Leadership
Viterbo University
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La Crosse, WI 54601

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