Campus Events

Baccalaureate Mass for Winter Commencement

Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2018

Celebration of the Eucharist of the First Sunday of Advent with Bishop William Callahan

Monday, Nov. 26, 2018

Bishop Callahan is the Bishop of the La Crosse diocese.

Silent Night: An Advent Singing Bowls Experience

Monday, Nov. 26, 2018

The Franciscan Spirituality Center joins with the Saint Francis Choir in welcoming Tom Roberts for an evening of Taize prayer enhanced with beautiful sounds of Tibetan singing bowls, Sacred texts and prayer. Register at https://fsc.retreatportal.com. Free and open to the public.

"Reflections on the Academy Upon Leaving: Matters Learned and Unlearned"

Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018

Larry Harwood, retiring Viterbo professor of philosophy, history, and religious studies, pauses to reflect upon life, his life, his students' lives, and where an education might be found today, or for that matter, at any time.

Gary Tyler: Wrongly Convicted of Murder, Constitution Day Presentation

Thursday, Sep. 13, 2018

Gary Tyler was wrongly convicted of first-degree murder at the age of 17 and spent 41 years in the Louisiana State Penitentiary, better known as Angola. He gained his freedom in 2016 when his murder conviction was overturned. He now works in Venice, Calif., at Safe Place for Youth, helping to get homeless youth off the streets. Free and open to the public, this event is being held in recognition of Constitution Day.

Mindfulness in the Age of Twitter Presented by Judith Valente

Thursday, Sep. 13, 2018

Judith Valente is an NPR journalist, author, and poet. She writes for the U.S. Catholic and National Catholic Reporter. Her most recent book is How to Live: What the Rule of St. Benedict Teaches Us About Happiness, Meaning, and Community. Sponsored by the religious studies department. Free and open to the public.

9/11 Prayer Service

Friday, Sep. 7, 2018

The Viterbo community is invited to attend a prayer service in remembrance of those affected by the events of Sept. 11, 2001.

Theology on (a Root Beer) Tap: "Mindfulness in he Age of Twitter"

Friday, Sep. 7, 2018

Featuring Judith Valente, author of How to Live. Free Root Beer floats to follow the presentation. All are welcome to attend.

Theology on Tap: “Having Said That ... Two Decades of Viterbo Lectures” Presented by Bill Reese

Tuesday, Apr. 10, 2018

In May, Bill Reese completes 23 years of teaching theology and religious philosophy at Viterbo. How has the university changed him? How does he hope the university changes you? Free root beer to follow. This event is free and open to the public.

New Questions of Ancient Relationships: Opportunities to Advance the Health of the Whole by Weaving Strengths of Congregations and Communities of Spirit

Wednesday, Mar. 28, 2018

Gary Gunderson is the vice president of Faith and Health Ministries, Medical Center Administration, at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center; Teresa Cutts is an assistant research professor at Wake Forest School of Medicine. This Ethics Lecture is free and open to the public. It is co-sponsored by the la Crosse medical health Science Consortium and Mayo Clinic Health System and the D.B. Reinhart Institute for Ethics in Leadership.

Theology on Root Beer Tap: "Sentenced to Life - Mental Illness, Tragedy, and Transformation"

Friday, Mar. 16, 2018

This presentation is by Joan Becker, the mother of Mark Becker. Mark, who lives with paranoid schizophrenia, shot and killed his former high school football coach. Joan is an advocate for access to treatment for mental illness. Her story is one of forgiveness and recociliation as well as advocacy for those struggling with mental illness.

Ash Wednesday Mass

Friday, Feb. 9, 2018

Catholic Mass

Ash Wednesday Mass

Friday, Feb. 9, 2018

Catholic Mass (12:20 p.m. class is canceled)
 

Ash Wednesday Mass

Friday, Feb. 9, 2018

Ecumenical Service with Imposition of Ashes

Theology on (a Root Beer) Tap

Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017

This final Theology on Tap is titled “Going on Vocation: Where Passion and Purpose Meet.” A panel of guests will talk about vocation and purpose. Free root beer floats following the presentation. Sponsored by the religious studies department.

Baccalaureate Mass for Winter Commencement

Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017

Theology on Tap - A Franciscan Response to Immigration

Monday, Oct. 9, 2017

Presentation by Laura Nettles, FSPA. Free Root Beer floats to follow.

St. Francis Week: First Friday Prayer

Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017

St. Francis Week: Praise and Worship Prayer Service

Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017

St. Francis Week: Lunch and Learn - Contemplation

Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017

St. Francis Week: Taize Prayer

Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017

St. Francis Week: Mass

Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017

Classes not in sesson from 11:15 a.m.-1:20 p.m.

St. Francis Week: Transitus Prayer Service

Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017

St. Francis Week: "Francis and Poverty: What is Ours to Do" Presentation

Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017

The Sounds of the Reformation

Monday, Aug. 21, 2017

Viterbo Concert Choir and 9th Street Singers will performing during the 500-year anniversary of the Lutheran Reformation. They will sing music by Martin Luther and Bach.

Faithfully Feminist: A Catholic Feminist's Perspective on Why We Stay presented by Gina Messina

Friday, Aug. 11, 2017

Gina Messina is a Catholic feminist and theologian and collaborates with women of other faith traditions via the blog www.feminismandreligion.com and the book Faithfully Feminist.

Inauguration Liturgy

Friday, Mar. 3, 2017

The Viterbo community and all faith traditions are invited to attend.

Easter Sunday Mass

Friday, Feb. 24, 2017

Easter Sunday Mass

Friday, Feb. 24, 2017

Easter Vigil

Friday, Feb. 24, 2017