Campus News


Viterbo University Announces 2017 Recipients of the Saint John XXIII Award for Distinguished Service

 Monday, Apr. 3, 2017 Share

Darryle Clott, a Holocaust educator who has played a crucial role in bringing Holocaust survivors to the La Crosse area to share their incredible and inspiring stories, and Dick and Sheila Wieser, outstanding advocates for children and people facing challenging circumstances, are the recipients of the Viterbo University 2017 Saint John XXIII Award for Distinguished Service.

Viterbo Community Health Fair April 11

 Thursday, Mar. 30, 2017 Share

Donate blood, enjoy a healthy snack, participate in numerous health screenings, or learn about the many health resources in the La Crosse area at the annual Viterbo University Community Health Fair from 2–6 p.m. Tuesday, April 11 in the Amie L. Mathy Center for Recreation and Education.

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Faculty Member Kay Redfield Jamison to Present “An Unquiet Mind: Professional and Personal Insights about Living with Depression and Bipolar Illness” at Viterbo April 6

 Tuesday, Mar. 28, 2017 Share

Kay Redfield Jamison, professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, will present “An Unquiet Mind: Professional and Personal Insights about Living with Depression and Bipolar Illness” at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 6 in the Viterbo University Fine Arts Center Main Theatre.

Viterbo University to Host "Fired Up for Science" April 3

 Tuesday, Mar. 21, 2017 Share

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. Monday, April 3.

Premiere Ensemble Mnozil Brass to Perform at Viterbo University March 31

 Friday, Mar. 17, 2017 Share

One of the world’s premiere brass ensembles, Mnozil Brass, will perform at 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 31 in the Viterbo University Fine Arts Center Main Theatre.

Viterbo University to Present Tony Award-Winning Musical Avenue Q at the Weber Center for the Performing Arts March 31­-April 2 and April 7­-9

 Wednesday, Mar. 15, 2017 Share

Viterbo University theatre and music theatre students will present the Tony Award™-winning musical Avenue Q at the Weber Center for the Performing Arts Friday, March 31–Sunday, April 2 and Friday, April 7–Sunday, April 9.

Historian, Author, and Georgetown University Faculty Member Rev. Patrick Desbois will present "Holocaust by Bullets" at Viterbo University March 23; Exhibit on Display Now

 Tuesday, Mar. 7, 2017 Share

Holocaust historian, author, and Georgetown University faculty member Rev. Patrick Desbois will present “Holocaust by Bullets” at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 23 in the Viterbo University Fine Arts Center Main Theatre.

The Young Irelanders to Perform at Viterbo March 21

 Tuesday, Mar. 7, 2017 Share

The Young Irelanders, a band comprised of eight outstanding musicians described as having “Irish traditional music, song, and dance running through their veins,” will perform at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 21 in the Viterbo University Fine Arts Center Main Theatre.

Viterbo Leadership at Noon Series to Feature Kwik Trip Leadership Development Specialist Carl Rick March 21

 Monday, Mar. 6, 2017 Share

Carl Rick, Leadership Development Specialist at Kwik Trip, will conclude the Viterbo University Leadership at Noon series for the academic year with his presentation Tuesday, March 21 in Reinhart Center room 107.

Doktor Kaboom Live Wire! The Electricity Tour at Viterbo University March 11

 Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017 Share

Audience members of all ages will enjoy the high-energy and educational show LIVE WIRE! The Electricity Tour at 3 p.m. Saturday, March 11 in the Viterbo University Fine Arts Center Main Theatre.

Viterbo University to Present the Famous Satirical Opera Orpheus in the Underworld March 4-5

 Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017 Share

Viterbo University music and music theatre students will perform Jacques Offenbach’s classic satirical opera Orpheus in the Underworld at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, March 4 and at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 5 in the Fine Arts Center Main Theatre.

Executive Director of the Wisconsin Wildlife Federation to Speak at Viterbo University March 2

 Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017 Share

What would Aldo Leopold think about Wisconsin conservation today? That is the question to be addressed by George Meyer, executive director of the Wisconsin Wildlife Federation, in his presentation, “Game Management: Leopold’s Legacy and Wisconsin Culture” at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 2 in the Viterbo University School of Nursing Building Collins Auditorium room 196. The event is part of the La Crosse area observance of the annual Wisconsin Aldo Leopold weekend.

Dorothy Day: The World will be Saved by Beauty Author and Granddaughter Kate Hennessy to Speak at Viterbo University March 1-2

 Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017 Share

Kate Hennessy, granddaughter of famed Catholic activist Dorothy Day and author of the book Dorothy Day: The World will be Saved by Beauty, will speak at Viterbo University at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 1 in San Damiano Chapel and at 7:30 a.m. Thursday, March 2 in Brophy Center 123.

Viterbo One-of-a-Kind Chamber Music Series Continues with Russian Souvenirs: The Music of Beethoven and Tchaikovsky Feb. 18

 Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017 Share

The 2016-17 Viterbo University One-of-a-Kind Chamber Music Series continues Saturday, Feb. 18 at 7:30 p.m. in the Fine Arts Center Recital Hall with Russian Souvenirs: The Music of Beethoven and Tchaikovsky, featuring the Artaria String Quartet and guests violist Renée Skerik and cellist Laura Thielke.

Viterbo Leadership at Noon Series to Feature Dyanne Brudos and Dale Walter of Bremer Bank Feb. 14

 Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2017 Share

Bremer Bank executives Dyanne Brudos and Dale Walter speak as part of the Viterbo University Leadership at Noon series Tuesday, Feb. 14 in Reinhart Center room 107.