The Viterbo University Fine Arts Center has added a performance by the Celtic music group Cherish the Ladies at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 17 in the Fine Arts Center Main Theatre.
Celebrate the Christmas season with the Viterbo University choirs as they present "A Viterbo Christmas: Out of Darkness, Light!" at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1 and 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 2 in the Fine Arts Center Main Theatre.
Cynthia Hougum, GE Healthcare Digital vice president for Product and Customer Excellence,will speak as part of the Viterbo University Leadership at Noon series Tuesday, Nov. 13 in Reinhart Center room 107.

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Thursday, Nov. 8


9–11 a.m. Campus Ministry Thursday Morning M.U.G. (Mingle, Unwind, Gather) – Murphy Center 340


11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. Student Alumni Ambassadors will be serving complimentary hot chocolate – School of Nursing Building Lobby. All students and Viterbo community members are invited to find out about the Senior Class Gift and to make A Christmas Card for Kids. Graduating seniors can make their donation at the Countdown to Commencement Event on Tuesday, Nov. 13 and receive an exclusive “I Heart Viterbo” t-shirt.


12:15 p.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel


12:15–12:20 p.m. First Generation Students and Employees Photo – Murphy Center Front Entrance


5 p.m. Play Dodgeball – Mathy Center. Everyone welcome.


7 p.m. “Resilient Living” Ethics Series Presentation by Amit Sood, M.D. – Fine Arts Center Main Theatre


Congratulations to the Viterbo Women's Soccer and Women's Volleyball teams for being selected to compete in their conference tournaments. 2-seed Women's Soccer plays Bellevue on Friday at 1 p.m. (central time) in Lawrenceville, Ga. 1-seed Women's Volleyball hosts the NSAA tournament and plays in the semifinal round on Friday at 7 p.m. Full details on


Viterbo theatre and music theatre students will present The Wolves, a finalist for the 2017 Pulitzer Prize for Drama, at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov.9–Saturday, Nov. 10 and 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 11 at the Weber Center for the Performing Arts. Visit the Viterbo box office for tickets.


The Viterbo University community would like to invite all veterans and those currently serving to participate in Veterans Appreciation Day on Monday, Nov. 12. Though not required, RSVP to any or all of the events to help with planning at or 608-796-3039.


Clare's Vision this Sunday, Nov. 11 will be a women's discussion of Jane Goodall. Jane Goodall will not be there.


Celebrating all First Generation students and faculty: Thursday, Nov. 8 is a celebration of first generation students at campuses across the country. Forty percent of Viterbo freshmen are first generation. Wear a Proud to be First Gen sticker indicating you are a first generation employee or student. Stickers may be picked up in the ARC or at these offices all week: Reinhart Center 138, Fine Arts Center 102, Brophy Center 105B, and the School of Nursing Building 107. All first gen students and employees are invited to be part of a group photo op on the front steps of Murphy Center from 12:15–12:20 p.m. Thursday, Nov 8 between classes.


The Dahl School of Business is offering  junior and senior business majors  an opportunity to be a part of  a professional  Mentor Program—a unique experience that will allow you to develop  personally and  professionally.  Contact Sabrina Steger at  for more information. The application deadline is Friday, Nov. 9.


Enactus is selling chocolate chip, oatmeal scotchies, oatmeal raisin, and snickerdoodle cookie jars. Each jar is $8. The sale runs through Nov. 13. All proceeds will help Enactus get to the national competition this year. For more information and to order, email Esmeralda at


The Viterbo music department will present its annual Showcase Recital featuring freshman and sophomore music majors and minors at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10 in the Fine Arts Center Nola Starling Recital Hall. The recital will feature a variety of songs from the classical and music theatre genres. It is free and open to the public. A reception will follow the event.


The Seven Rivers Undergraduate Research Symposium is Friday, Nov. 9. Viterbo will welcome nearly 100 student presenters on Friday. The Viterbo community is invited to attend the day as possible to celebrate academic achievement through the lens of undergraduate research. The day begins at 10:10 a.m. in the Fine Arts Center main theater with a keynote address from Dr. Amit Sood titled “Helping Twenty-First Century Brains: A Back-Stage View.” Student oral presentations will be hosted from Noon–2 p.m. in the School of Nursing Building 101 and 104 and in Reinhart Center 127 and 130. Student poster sessions will begin at 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. in Reinhart Center Boardroom, Fine Arts Center Lobby, and the School of Nursing Building 195.


All are welcome to attend the next Identities Project Civil Dialogue, “Rape Culture and the #MeToo Movement” Tuesday, Nov. 13 from 7 p.m.–8:30 p.m. in the School of Nursing 196. Note the new time of the event. Refreshments will be provided. Email Kirsten Gabriel or Justice (Carson) Lawson with any questions or visit or visit


RHA/VU After Dark are hosting their annual Lock-in in the Mathy Center Saturday, Nov. 10 from 9 p.m.–midnight. Come play giant board games and enjoy free snacks, pizza, and prizes. Prizes include a new TV, Blu-ray player, hammock, VU apparel, and numerous prize bundles. You must be present to win.

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