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

Tuesday, April 10


12:15 p.m. Mass – San Daniano Chapel


1–2 p.m. APA Drop-in Writing Help – Murphy Center 332


1:30–5:30 p.m. BloodCenter of Wisconsin Blood Drive – Mathy Center


2–6 p.m. Viterbo Community Health Fair – Math Center. Free and open to the public.


3 p.m. Softball vs. Cardinal Stritch University – Outdoor Athletics Complex. Doubleheader.


6–7:15 p.m. How to Use your LinkedIn Account – Brophy Center 201. Have a professional photo taken in the photo booth between 6–6:20 p.m. and then spend the rest of the time learning how to most effectively use your LinkedIn profile for your current and post-graduation goals. All years and majors welcome.


Employees are invited to a listening session about campus renovations from 2–3 p.m. Wednesday, April 11 in the School of Nursing Building room 196.


Viterbo will participate in the statewide tornado drill Thursday, April 12 beginning at 1:45 p.m. Click for the full schedule and the list of building safe zones.


The Viterbo emergency operations management team will hold a table top exercise Friday, April 13 from 1–3 p.m. in the Reinhart Center Board Room. The exercise is designed to test Viterbo’s emergency response plans, communication systems, etc. Communications during the event will be clearly marked as a drill.


The Viterbo Student Nurses Association will hold a sale of discounted products from 10 a.m.–noon Thursday, April 12 in the School of Nursing Building lobby. It will include mugs, hats, lunchboxes, car decals, badge re-tractors, shirts, and textbooks/drug guides.


Today is Dining Employee Appreciation Day. Take a minute to tell members of the Viterbo Dining Team at the Caf, Einstein’s, or Crossroads how much you appreciate them and what they do.


View the campus April Dining Calendar.


Viterbo Environmental Responsibilities Committee members invite everyone to participate in their junk mail audit project to greatly reduce waste. Click for complete details about how you can get involved.


April is Eyeglass Recycling Month in Wisconsin. Bring your used eyeglasses to the La Crosse Lions table at the Community Health Fair in the Mathy Center Tuesday, April 10. If you are unable to attend the health fair, you may also bring your used glasses to the main desk in the Viterbo library. Used hearing aids and cell phones can also be recycled. Email Jo Marson with any questions.


The Social Work Club is hosting a mandated reporting panel Wednesday, April 11 from noon–1:30 p.m. in the School of Nursing Building 195. The event will feature different speakers from the La Crosse community who will present on the importance of mandated reporting. Speakers include: Nancy Pohlman, La Crosse County Human Services Children and Families Unit; Alicia Place, social worker at Emerson Elementary; and Crystal Sedevie, Holmen Police Department. Everyone welcome.


April is Child Abuse Prevention Month: A collection jar for donations for the La Crosse Family Collaborative is located in the School of Nursing Building first floor office. A statistic courtesy of the Viterbo Social Work Club: Nine percent of child abuse victims die from neglect.


Got Spit? Melissa Collum's VUSM 300 class and Be The Match are hosting a bone marrow registry drive during the Viterbo University Community Health Fair. Participants between the ages of 18 and 44 are especially needed. A cheek swab is done upon registration to determine bone marrow matches. A bone marrow donation will occur if and when you are matched. Register in person Tuesday, April 10 from 2–6 p.m. in Mathy Center. Or register online.

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