Campus News


VU Today Feb. 18

 Monday, Feb. 18, 2019 Share

Monday, Feb. 18 9:30 a.m. Timecards are due in the Payroll Office – Murphy Center 201 12:15 p.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel 2–3 p.m. Monday Munchtime – Diversity Lounge in Murphy Center 579. This month’s country is Australia. 

Caitlin Repeats

 Friday, Feb. 15, 2019 Share

Viterbo honors program students presented Caitlin Locy, admissions, with the Chili Cook-off championship trophy the afternoon of Feb. 15.

Do You Require Research? Consider Library Instruction to Get Started

 Friday, Feb. 15, 2019 Share

By Abby Landers, Library

Pledge to Go Green Eco-Challenge Update

 Friday, Feb. 15, 2019 Share

By Karen HurtgenViterbo is amazing—this is the first year we have participated in the Northwest Earth Institute Campus Eco-Challenge, and Viterbo is in third place among participating universities in the entire world.

Stories with the Sisters

 Friday, Feb. 15, 2019 Share

Viterbo students and employees enjoyed the Stories with the Sisters event at St. Rose Convent Feb. 13. Stories with the Sisters was one of the events held to celebrate Founders’ Day. Pictured are two of the groups led by Sr. Rochelle Potaracke (front) and Sr. Jean Moore (back).

VU Today Feb. 15

 Friday, Feb. 15, 2019 Share

Friday, Feb. 15 9 a.m.–3 p.m. Walk-in Resume Reviews – Murphy Center 374 10 a.m.–3 p.m. Student Dietetics Association Bake Sale – Murphy Center Lobby and the School of Nursing Building Lobby. Cake pops and brownies for $1. 6:30 p.m. Performance of Student Body – Fine Arts Center LaCroix Black Box Theatre. Free tickets will be available at the door. Sponsored by the Identities Project and the PROMISE Committee. 

Join or Support the Viterbo Polar Plunge Team

 Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019 Share

All Viterbo community members are invited to join or donate to the Viterbo V-Hawks for a Cause Polar Plunge team.The event is Saturday, March 2 at Pettibone Beach in La Crosse. Proceeds go to help people with special needs as they participate in the Wisconsin Special Olympics.

Attend DNP Defenses Wednesday

 Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019 Share

Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) students will present their project defenses Wednesday, Feb. 20 in the School of Nursing Building room 104. The Viterbo community is invited to attend.

Legendary Nature Photographer Thomas Mangelsen to Speak at Viterbo University Feb. 26; Other Community Events to Mark Annual Wisconsin Aldo Leopold Days Feb. 28, March 2

 Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019 Share

Legendary nature photographer Thomas Mangelsen, who has traveled the world for nearly 40 years observing and photographing the earth’s last great wild places, will speak at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 26 in the Fine Arts Center Main Theatre.

Piano Recital Tonight

 Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019 Share

Winona State University Professor of Music Deanne Mohr will perform a piano recital at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 18 in the Fine Arts Center Nola Starling Recital Hall.Mohr, who earned a master’s degree and doctorate from the University of Montreal, performs extensively in Canada and the Midwestern U.S.

Farewell Reception for Taylor Corbett Tuesday

 Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019 Share

A farewell reception for Taylor Corbett, study abroad, will be held from 11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 19 in the Reinhart Center Board Room.Cake will served, and everyone is welcome to bring their lunch.

Register for Service Saturday Feb. 23

 Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019 Share

The Viterbo community is invited to sign up for the next Service Saturday event Feb. 23.

“A Night in the Cold” 33rd Annual Homelessness Vigil Thursday

 Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019 Share

Students in Tom Thibodeau’s Homelessness class will spend the night of Thursday Feb. 21–Friday, Feb. 22 outside behind Murphy Center to raise awareness for the plight of people experiencing homelessness.

VU Today Feb. 14

 Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019 Share

Thursday, Feb. 14 8 a.m.–4 p.m. Viterbo Dance Marathon Carnations Sale – Student Union. $2 for one or $5 for 3. 9–11 a.m. Campus Ministry Thursday Morning M.U.G. (Mingle, Unwind, Gather) – Murphy Center 340 10 a.m.–3 p.m. Student Dietetics Association Valentine's Day Bake Sale – Murphy Center Lobby and the School of Nursing Building Lobby. Cake pops and brownies for $1. 

VU Today Feb. 13

 Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019 Share

Wednesday, Feb. 13 11:15 a.m. Founders’ Day Liturgy with the FSPA – Maria Angelorum Chapel at St. Rose Convent. At the conclusion, a representative from Viterbo will present the Sisters with the Wordle constructed using phrases/words of gratitude from the Viterbo community. 12:15 p.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel 1–2 p.m. APA Drop-in Writing Help – Murphy Center 332