Campus Events

Building a Servant-Led Community - A Conversation on Servant Leadership

Wednesday, Apr. 11, 2018

Bring your lunch; be inspired. Beverages and dessert provided. RSVP to mjcooney@viterbo.edu. Schedule: 11-11:30 a.m. Orientation for new attendees (optional); 11:30-11:40 a.m. Community Conversation; 11:40 a.m.-noon Community Schools presented by Steve McMichaels, principlal of Hamilton/SOTA School; noon-12:20 p.m. the Westby Story presented by Lori Pedretti; 12:20-12:40 p.m. the Dash-Park Story presented by Dave Skogen. Free and open to the public.

Soup and Stories with Tom Thibodeau, Celebrating Goodness

Tuesday, Apr. 10, 2018

The Viterbo University community (students, employees, alumni) is invited to come together to celebrate and reflect on the good things in life. Complimentary soup and desserts provided. RSVP to alumni@viterbo.edu or 608-796-3072. Sponsored by the Student Alumni Ambassadors. Schedule: 6-6:30 p.m. Soup and Socializing; 6:30-7 p.m. Speaker Tom Thibodeau; 7-7:30 p.m. Socializing and Networking.

Active Bystander Intervention Training Session

Monday, Apr. 2, 2018

Viterbo ATOD Task Force is offering four Active Bystander trainings throughout April in conjunction with Sexual Assault Awareness month. In this interactive training you learn how to take steps to intervene and keep a situation from escalating, or disrupt a problematic situation. Active Bystander techniques can be used in a variety of situations, from parties to arguments.

View available dates and register to be entered to win a gift card at http://viterbo.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_50BATTRzMXKsZY9

Active Bystander Intervention Training Session

Monday, Apr. 2, 2018

Viterbo ATOD Task Force is offering four Active Bystander trainings throughout April in conjunction with Sexual Assault Awareness month. In this interactive training you learn how to take steps to intervene and keep a situation from escalating, or disrupt a problematic situation. Active Bystander techniques can be used in a variety of situations, from parties to arguments.

View available dates and register to be entered to win a gift card at http://viterbo.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_50BATTRzMXKsZY9

Active Bystander Intervention Training Session

Monday, Apr. 2, 2018

Viterbo ATOD Task Force is offering four Active Bystander trainings throughout April in conjunction with Sexual Assault Awareness month. In this interactive training you learn how to take steps to intervene and keep a situation from escalating, or disrupt a problematic situation. Active Bystander techniques can be used in a variety of situations, from parties to arguments.

View available dates and register to be entered to win a gift card at http://viterbo.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_50BATTRzMXKsZY9

Bingo Night

Friday, Feb. 16, 2018

Students, close out the semester with a Viterbo-themed Bingo night and win some Viterbo swag. Sponsored by VU After Dark.

Trivia Night

Friday, Feb. 16, 2018

Students, gather your best triva team and test your knowledge of strange, maybe even useless, facts, for a night of fun. Sponsored by VU Afer Dark.

Leadership at Noon: Mike Homewood, Agropur Ingredients

Monday, Feb. 12, 2018

Mike Homewood, vice president of ingredient sales, will share the story of Agropur Ingredients, a La Crosse business. This presentation is free and open to the public. No registration is required. Attendees are encouraged to bring their own lunch to the event. A limited number of box lunches are available for purchase. Sponsored by the D.B. Reinhart Institute for Ethics in Leadership and the Dahl School of Business.

CWD: Is it Serious and What Can We Do? Presented by Bryan Richards

Monday, Feb. 12, 2018

Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) is a growing threat to the region’s whitetail deer population and our hunting traditions. This informational session will cover disease basics, the distribution of CWD throughout North American and Wisconsin, scientific advances in assessing CWD, and potential effects on the deer herd. Bryan Richards is the Emerging Disease Coordinator at the USGS National Wildlife Health Center (NWHC) in Madison. Sponsored by the La Crosse County Conservation Alliance and the D.B. Reinhart Institute for Ethics in Leadership. Free and open to the public. No reservations required. 

Generational Differences in the Workplace

Friday, Feb. 9, 2018

Viterbo Employees: Discuss and learn about different generations and the impact they have in the workplace. Presented by Annette Roter, business. Sponsored by the Professional Development committee.

Casino Night

Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018

Students: Enjoy an eveing of blackjack, roulettte, and other casino games. Sponsored by VU After Dark.

90's Trivia

Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018

Part of Homecoming Week - gather your best trivia team and compete for prizes. Sponsored by VU After Dark.

Interns in Action

Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018

Students planning on doing an internship should attend to learn about possible internship sites and to connect with current internship supervisors. Current student interns will present posters sharing information about their internship experience. No registration required.

Etiquette Dinner

Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018

Students of all majors: Learn professional dining etiquette, networking skills, and how to dress on a budget. Professional etiquette consultant, Lyn Zimmerman, of Essential Details, will share ideas about how to present yourself as a polished professional. Fee is $10. Registration is limited to 50 students and will fill quickly. Register and pay in the career services office, Murphy Center room 374, by Friday, March 30.   

Interns in Action Presentation and Recognition Ceremony

Monday, Nov. 27, 2017

Fall 2017 interns and their site supervisors will be on hand for an informal poster presentation and supervisor recognition ceremony. Open to the campus community. Refreshments will be served. Attendees need not stay the whole time: 2–3:30 p.m. poster session; 2:30–2:45 p.m. supervisor recognition ceremony.

Service Saturdays

Monday, Nov. 27, 2017

Visit the Service Saturdays website at http://www.viterbo.edu/center-community-engagement/service-saturdays for more details on each service opportunity and to reserve your spot(s) today. Space is limited. The deadline to sign up is 8 a.m., Tuesday, Nov. 28. Email Colin Burns-Gilbert at cgburnsgilbert@viterbo.edu with questions.

Munch and Learn: Human Trafficking and Sexual Exploitation

Monday, Oct. 30, 2017

The speaker is Lisa Sennholz, founder and executive director of Damascus Road Project. Free and open to the public; however, you must register to attend. To register email scdanielson@viterbo.edu or call 608-796-3806.

Religious Diversity and the Art of Civil Dialogue

Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017

The Viterbo campus community is invited to attend a civil dialogue with Emilio Alvarez, director of campus ministry, as we explore identity, faith, and practice.

"13th" Documentary and Discussion with SGA

Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017

13th, a thought-provoking documentary directed by Ava DuVernay, takes an in-depth look at the prison system in the U.S. and how it reveals the nation's history of racial inequality. This acclaimed documentary and conversation is free and open to the Viterbo campus community.

Identity and the Media: Discovery or Distortion?

Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017

Learn how social media, investigative journalism, and pop culture shape how we understand ourselves, our neighbors, and the world around us. Ask questions of our expert panel and contribute to the conversation. Snacks provided. Free and open to the Viterbo campus community.

The Truths and Myths About Big Data presented by Dale Lehman

Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017

The Viterbo community is invited to join the MBA alumni at their social for this presentation. Sponsored by the Viterbo MBA Alumni Chapter Board.

Team Trivia

Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017

Compete in teams of 3-5 to test your knowledge on random facts. First, second, and third place team members receive gift card prizes. Sponsored by VU After Dark.

Philosophy and Pop Culture Undergraduate Conference: Magical Realities and Fantasy Worlds

Monday, Oct. 16, 2017

Undergraduate students interested in utilizing philosophy to critically examine the prevalence of magic and fantasy in popular culture are invited to submit an abstract, present a formal paper, or lead a more informal discussion on a theme or topic related to philosophy and magic/fantasy. For more information contact Robyn Gaier at rrgaier@viterbo.edu.

BloodCenter of Wisconsin Blood Drive

Monday, Oct. 16, 2017

To schedule an appointment go to bcw.edu/viterbo or call health services at 608-796-3806; walk-ins are also welcome. Sponsored by health services and the Student Nurses Assocation.

Team Trivia

Thursday, Sep. 21, 2017

Compete in teams of three-five to test your knowledge on random, maybe useless, facts. First, second, and third place team members receive gift cards. Sponsored by VU After Dark.

Leadership at Noon Series Presentation by Tom Still, Wisconsin Technology Council

Monday, Sep. 18, 2017

Tom Still is president of the Wisconsin Technology Council; serves on the Governor’s Council on Workforce Investment, the UW System Business Council, the Marshfield Clinic Information Services board of directors and advisory boards for the UW-Madison College of Engineering, the WiSys Technology Foundation and the Waisman Center Biomanufacturing Center, among other civic and business groups.Still is also a senior lecturer in the Department of Life Sciences Communication in the UW-Madison College of Agricultural and Life Sciences.

"A Mother and Son's Story: A Talk About Suicide and Suicide Prevention" presented by Sam and Deb Mahr

Thursday, Sep. 7, 2017

Suicide Prevention Week, sponsorded by counseling services.

Adult and Graduate Open House

Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017

For more information visit www.viterbo.edu/openhouse. Free and open to the public.

Adult and Graduate Open House

Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017

For more information visit www.viterbo.edu/openhouse.

Adult and Graduate Open House

Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017

For more information visit www.viterbo.edu/openhouse.