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Wednesday, July 1


Noon–1 p.m. Summer Research Fellowship Program Brown Bag Seminar – School of Nursing Building 195. Enoy presentations by student researchers. Bring your lunch, support the students, and learn about the great work student-faculty research teams are engaging in this summer. Dessert is provided. Contact Kirsten at with any questions.


Ninety-eight Master of Arts in Education students from Wisconsin and Iowa will be on campus next week to complete their requirements for graduation. The Viterbo community is invited to hear Nancy Frey, Professor of Educational Leadership at San Diego State University, at 9 a.m. Friday, July 10 in the Fine Arts Center Recital Hall. Frey is the recipient of the Christa McAuliffe Award for Excellence in Teacher Education from the American Association of State Colleges and Universities. She has co-authored several books on literacy.


Mathy Center strength equipment update: On Tuesday, July 14, the current strength equipment in the fitness center will be removed from the facility. The fitness center will remain open, but only the cardio equipment will be accessible. The Mathy Center will be closed Wednesday, July 15 for new strength equipment installation. Enjoy the new equipment starting Thursday, July 16.


The 2015 Viterbo Youth Softball Skills Camp will be held Monday, July 13 from 9:30 a.m.–1 p.m. at the Outdoors Athletics Complex. The camp is for softball players ages 8–14 and will focus on the fundamentals of hitting, fielding, and base running. All level of players welcome. Cost is $60. Contact head coach Brandi Alonzo at with any questions or to request a registration form, which should be brought with payment to the camp.

Post date: Wednesday, July 1, 2015 - 07:37



Wendell Snodgrass Named Viterbo University Vice President for Institutional Advancement

Wendell Snodgrass has been named vice president for institutional advancement at Viterbo University effective Friday, July 31. Following a national search, Snodgrass was chosen to lead fundraising and benefactor relation efforts at Viterbo, succeeding Gary Klein who resigned in February.

Viterbo University to Celebrate Wisconsin Private College Week July 13-17

Viterbo University and 22 other private nonprofit colleges and universities in the state, which enroll more than 60,000 students, will celebrate Wisconsin Private College Week Monday, July 13–Friday, July 17.

Viterbo University Campaign Exceeds $40 Million Goal

The University of Opportunity: Hope and Help $40 million comprehensive campaign launched by Viterbo in 2008 and scheduled to conclude this month has exceeded its goal. The final tally is expected to surpass $42.5 million in gifts, grants and pledges, representing one of the largest campaigns in the history of La Crosse.