Viterbo University will present the musical James and the Giant Peach at 3 p.m. Saturday, April 21–Sunday, April 22 and Saturday, April 28–Sunday, April 29 at the Weber Center for the Performing Arts.
Area students and their parents are invited to an evening of fun demonstrations and hands-on science experiments at Viterbo University’s annual “Fired Up for Science” event from 6–8 p.m. Wednesday, April 25. The event was rescheduled from April 18.
The Viterbo University All Student Show will open with a reception from 5–6:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 25 in the Viterbo University Gallery.

VU Today

Thursday, April 12


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


10 a.m.–noon Viterbo Student Nurses Association Discounted Products Sale – School of Nursing Building lobby


10 a.m. Baseball vs. Presentation College – Outdoor Athletics Complex. Doubleheader.


10 a.m. Softball vs. Presentation College – Outdoor Athletics Complex. Doubleheader.


12:15 p.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel


12:15–1:15 p.m. Active Bystander Training – Reinhart Center Board Room. Everyone welcome. Pre-register and enter drawing to win gift card.


1:45 p.m. Campus Tornado Drill. Click for the full schedule and the list of building safe zones.


3 p.m. Baseball vs. Presentation College – Outdoor Athletics Complex


3 p.m. Softball vs. Presentation College – Outdoor Athletics Complex


3 p.m. DNP Defense by Jen Hanson “Best Practice Alerts for Advance Care Planning in Acute Stroke Patients” – School of Nursing Building 207. Everyone welcome.


4 p.m. DNP Defense by Barry Stahl “Implementation of Viscoelastic Testing in the Emergency Department for Patients Suffering Trauma” – School of Nursing Building 205. Everyone welcome.


7 p.m. “New Questions of Ancient Relationships: Opportunities to Advance the Health of the Whole by Weaving the Strengths of Congregations and Communities of Spirit” Presentation – San Damiano Chapel. Free and open to the public.


7:30 p.m. NexStar Season Reduced Shakespeare Company William Shakespeare’s Long Lost First Play Abridged – Fine Arts Center Main Theatre


9 p.m. Praise and Worship – San Damiano Chapel


Join Campus Ministry and Rev. Bill Reese for a Christian Prayer Service Friday, April 13 at noon in San Damiano Chapel. All are welcome to attend.


Viterbo Recreational Sports is conducting a survey to better understand user needs and get feedback on the facility and programs. The survey should take 15–20 minutes to complete. The data provided will be kept anonymous and confidential. Individuals who complete the survey will have the opportunity to put their names in a drawing for three gift cards—$25 to Kwik Trip, $25 to Dominos, and $50 to Amazon. The survey is now open through April 15 at


A group of Viterbo students are conducting an anonymous survey about time management and in what aspects students would like help.


Everyone is welcome to attend Student Alumni Ambassadors' Soup and Stories Wednesday, April 18 from 6–7:30 p.m. in Reinhart Center Boardroom. Featuring Tom Thibodeau presenting “Celebrating Goodness.” There will be a meal of soup provided along with a great opportunity to mingle with the Viterbo Community and Viterbo alumni. Click for more information or to register.


VU After Dark Events this Weekend: Friday, April 13 at 9 p.m. is Canvas Night in Fine Arts Center 221. All painting supplies are provided for this painting lesson led by an All-Glazed Up instructor. Participation is limited to 35, sign-up at Saturday, April 14 at 8:20 p.m. is live music at the Root Note. Meet in the Student Union at 7:45 p.m.


The bookstore is hiring for temporary positions through May 12 (and possibly longer if available). Applicants can apply online at or stop in the bookstore and ask for Kelly.


Fired Up for Science is Wednesday, April 18 from 6–8 p.m. in Reinhart Center and the Fine Arts Center. Area students and their parents are invited to an evening of fun demonstrations and hands-on science and math experiments.


A Viterbo service learning group is conducting a drive for non-perishable food items for Place of Grace. Collection boxes are located in Brophy Center lobby, the Student Union, and the School of Nursing Building lobby. The drive goes until Saturday.


Everyone is invited to attend the Viterbo Conversation on Servant Leadership Monday, April 16 in the Reinhart Center Board Room. Click for more information and to register.


Minutes in Motion Challenge. Employees, sign up for Gundersen Health System’s free 6-week challenge with the Viterbo Team, “VITERBO V-HAWKS”


Attend Slow Flow and Scones at the Mathy Center from noon–1 p.m. Thursday, April 19. Yoga and meditation. Tea and scones to follow. Free to all employees and students. 


Representatives from Chileda will be on campus to talk with students seeking summer employment Monday, April 16 from 11 a.m.–1 p.m. in the Student Union.

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