Campus News


Viterbo University to Present Operas The Telephone and The Medium Oct. 7-8

 Wednesday, Sep. 20, 2017 Share

Viterbo University music students will perform the operas The Telephone and The Medium by Gian Carlo Menotti at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 7 and at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 8 in the Weber Center for the Performing Arts.

VU Today Sept. 20

 Wednesday, Sep. 20, 2017 Share

Wednesday, Sept. 20 8:30–10 a.m. Advising on the Go – Student Union. Stop by for answers to your questions about academic planning, majors, minors, student support services or anything related to their academic experience. Noon–4 p.m. Spanish Club Quesadilla Sale – outside Murphy Center. $2 each. 12:15 p.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel 9 p.m. Taize Prayer – San Damiano Chapel 

[Women's Soccer] Breitbach and Ferm Earn NSAA Weekly Honors

 Tuesday, Sep. 19, 2017 Share

MADISON, S.D. –The North Star Athletic Association Women's Soccer Player-of-the-Week No. 4 edition was announced Tuesday by the conference office.  Abby Breitbach of Viterbo (Wis.) was selected to the Defensive Player-of-the-Week, while her teammate Isabelle Ferm was chosen to the Offensive Player-of-the-Week.

VU Today Sept. 19

 Tuesday, Sep. 19, 2017 Share

Tuesday, Sept. 19 9:30 a.m. “How a Good First-Year Experience Can Lead to Student Success” Presentation by Dallin Young – Reinhart Center 127 12:15 p.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel 12:30 p.m. Test-Taking Strategies Workshop – Murphy Center 332 3 p.m. Nursing Math Test – School of Nursing Building 196 

Viterbo's Bright Star Season Performance of Tuesdays with Morrie Starring Jamie Farr Cancelled

 Monday, Sep. 18, 2017 Share

Viterbo University’s Bright Star Season performance of Tuesdays with Morrie starring Jamie Farr from TV’s M*A*S*H, scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 27, has been cancelled due to some of the cast and production team not receiving work visas to work in the U.S.

VU Today Sept. 18

 Monday, Sep. 18, 2017 Share

Monday, Sept. 18 12:15 p.m. Mass – San Damiano Chapel 3 p.m. Nursing Math Test – School of Nursing Building Collins Auditorium 7 p.m. Ethics Institute Presentation by Holocaust Survivor Eva Schloss – Fine Arts Center Main Theatre. Visit the box office for tickets. 

[Women's Soccer] Viterbo Defeats St. Ambrose for First Time Since 2008

 Saturday, Sep. 16, 2017 Share

La Crosse, Wis. – After playing 120 minutes of scoreless soccer on Wednesday, the Viterbo University women's soccer team came out on a mission to score. Mission accomplished as the V-Hawks scored twice to defeat St. Ambrose University 2-0. 

Viterbo ROTC Students

 Friday, Sep. 15, 2017 Share

Pictured are Viterbo ROTC program students: back from left, Rafael Burges, Riley Kuhlman, Andrew Kyle, and Olivia Hanson. Front from left, Christian Filipiak, Paul Reeck, Madison Janicek, Tori Richison, and Rachel Anderson.

Library Research Tutorials

 Friday, Sep. 15, 2017 Share

By Polly Scott

Kudos to...

 Friday, Sep. 15, 2017 Share

Viterbo athletics, who received NAIA Five-Star Champions of Character program Silver Recipient honors for the 2016–17 school year. The Champions of Character program helps participants find the balance by keeping five core values of integrity, respect, responsibility, sportsmanship, and serva

Coming Together to Pray

 Friday, Sep. 15, 2017 Share

Antona Schedlo, FSPA, director of Centro Latino in La Crosse, speaks at a prayer service for people affected by the The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program debate Sept. 14 in San Damiano Chapel.

Oktoberfest Buttons Available on Campus

 Friday, Sep. 15, 2017 Share

La Crosse Oktoberfest will be held Thursday, Sept. 28–Sunday, Oct. 1. This year’s theme is “Prost to the Midwest Coast.”

Blood Drive Thursday

 Friday, Sep. 15, 2017 Share

A BloodCenter of Wisconsin blood drive will be held from 11 a.m.–4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 21 in the Fine Arts Center Lobby.

VU Today Sept. 15

 Friday, Sep. 15, 2017 Share

Friday, Sept. 15 9 a.m.–3 p.m. Career Services Drop-in Resume Reviews – Murphy Center 374. Bring a digital or hard copy of your resume 1–3 p.m. “A Mother and Son’s Story: A Talk About Suicide and Suicide Prevention" Presentation by Sam and Deb Mahr – Reinhart Board Room. Everyone welcome. Presented by counseling services. 1:30 p.m. Nursing Math Workshop – School of Nursing Building 196 

Celebrate St. Francis Week Sept. 30–Oct. 6

 Thursday, Sep. 14, 2017 Share

The St. Francis Week Committee, a group with representation from student affairs, religious studies and campus ministry, invites the Viterbo community to celebrate the university’s Franciscan tradition through a week of activities designed to share the spirit of St. Francis and St. Clare.The annual St. Francis Day Mass (new location in San Damiano Chapel), a free lunch, and a Pet Blessing will still occur Wednesday, Oct. 4, but there will also be new additional offerings. To highlight a few, consider signing up for Service Saturday and Franny Fest; or participate in the Franciscan lecture, bread distribution to the community, or the day of contemplation.The schedule of events is below. If you have any questions, email Emilio Alvarez, director of campus ministry and member of the St. Francis Week Committee.