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National Science Foundation Project SUCCESS Biology Scholarships Available at Viterbo University

 Wednesday, Mar. 29, 2017 Share

National Science Foundation Project SUCCESS scholarships of up to $10,000 per year are available for students majoring in biology or environmental biology who enroll at Viterbo University for fall 2017.

Tracy Stewart Named Viterbo University Vice President for Academic Affairs

 Monday, Mar. 13, 2017 Share

Tracy Stewart has been named Vice President for Academic Affairs at Viterbo University. She will begin her duties July 1.

Viterbo University Receives Accreditation from Prestigious American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

 Monday, Jan. 30, 2017 Share

The Viterbo University biochemistry and molecular biology programs have received accreditation from the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB).

Viterbo University Spring Commencement May 7

 Wednesday, Apr. 27, 2016 Share

Four hundred eighty-two students, 370 undergraduate, 109 graduate, and three associate degree students, will be candidates for graduation at Viterbo University’s spring commencement ceremony at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 7 at the La Crosse Center.

Viterbo University Graduates Rank Third in Wisconsin for Average Starting Salary

 Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2015 Share

An Excellent Value: According to a SmartAssest report that was cited in the Sept. 24 issue of The Capital Times, Viterbo University graduates rank third among all Wisconsin colleges and universities, both public and private, in average starting salary. The average starting salary of a Viterbo graduate is $47,400. For the more further information visit smart assest's website.

Viterbo University Receives $441,758 Career Ready Internship Grant

 Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2015 Share

Viterbo University will continue to increase the number of paid internship opportunities offered to students thanks to a $441,758 Career Ready Internship Grant from the Great Lakes Higher Education Guaranty Corporation.

Viterbo University Receives $2 Million Department of Education Grant for Improving Student Success

 Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015 Share

Viterbo University has received a $2 million Title III grant from the U.S. Department of Education that will support initiatives designed to improve student success.

Works of Artist Patrick Schmidt to Open 2015-16 Viterbo University Gallery Season Sept. 16

 Tuesday, Sep. 8, 2015 Share

The paintings, drawings, textile, and sculpture of guest artist Patrick Schmidt will be featured in an exhibit entitled “Digitizing Myth: Archetypes and Identities” opening with reception at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 16 in the Viterbo University Gallery.

Viterbo University Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling Program Receives Prestigious CACREP Accreditation

 Monday, Jul. 27, 2015 Share

The Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP), a specialized accrediting body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, has granted accreditation to the Viterbo University Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling degree program.

Viterbo University Names Teacher, Employee of the Year at Annual Rose Awards

 Friday, May. 1, 2015 Share

Mike Behan (pictured with President Rick Artman), associate professor of business, was named Viterbo’s 2015 Teacher of the Year at the annual Rose Awards ceremony April 30.

Viterbo University Announces 2015 Recipients of Saint John XXIII Award for Distinguished Service

 Wednesday, Apr. 22, 2015 Share

Misty Lown, owner of Misty’s Dance Unlimited; Ernie and Sally Micek, supporters of numerous community initiatives; and Deacon Richard Sage, recently retired executive director of Catholic Charities of La Crosse and co-founder of Place of Grace Catholic Worker House are the recipients of the Viterbo University 2015 Saint John XXIII Award for Distinguished Service.

Jesús Jambrina Awarded

 Thursday, Mar. 26, 2015 Share

Congratulations to Jesús Jambrina (middle), associate professor of world languages and cultures and coordinator of the Latin American and Latino Studies Program at Viterbo University, who was presented with the prestigious Medal of the Four Synagogues in a ceremony on campus March 24.

Outstanding Student Leader Award

 Thursday, Mar. 5, 2015 Share

Students, staff and faculty are invited to submit nominations for the Outstanding Student Leader Award.  This award will be presented to 3 to 5 students at the Student Leadership Recognition Banquet.  Written nominations must provide the name of the a senior student and evidence that she or he has: (a) exhibited continuous exemplary leadership, (b) served as well-respected role models, and (c) has persistently demonstrated a strong commitment to campus life, community service and/or charitable organizations.  Written nominations will be accepted by Denise Homstad, Student Development Admini

"St. Francis of Assisi: Pacifist, Ecumenist, Arabist" the Keynote Address at Viterbo Humanities Symposium Feb. 25

 Monday, Feb. 23, 2015 Share

Rev. Dr. Michael Cusato, OFM, an expert in the life of St. Francis of Assisi and the former director of the Franciscan Institute at St. Bonaventure University, will give the keynote address, “St. Francis of Assisi: Pacifist, Ecumenist, Arabist” at the annual Viterbo humanities symposium from 12:30–2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 25 in the Fine Arts Center Main Theatre.

Registration Open for Scholars’ Day

 Friday, Feb. 13, 2015 Share

All faculty who are working with students on meaningful scholarly projects, performances, exhibits, or research are invited to register a session at this year’s Scholars’ Day, Friday, April 24.