Brother Edwin “Ned” Grillet, RIP

Brother Edwin "Ned" Grillet, FSC, of the New Orleans-Santa Fe District, died December 29, 2011 in St. Tammany Hospital in Covington, LA. Brother Ned was 97 years old. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS:Saturday, January 7, 2012De La Salle Chapel of the Holy Family Community in Lafayette, LAViewing will begin at 9:30 a.m.Rosary will be said at 10:30 a.m.Mass [...]

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Brother Gary Eugene Smith, RIP

Brother Gary Eugene Smith died on December 24, 2011. Visitation will be held at Roncalli High School on Thursday, December 29, 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm with a prayer service at 7:00 pm. On Friday, December 30, visitation will be at St. Francis of Assisi Church, 14th & Waldo in Manitowoc from 9:30 am - 11:00 [...]

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In the Media 2011

October Lewis University, Romeoville, IL: Lewis unveils multi-purpose outdoor sports facility (Morris Daily Herald) 10/12/11 La Salle University, Philadelphia, PA: La Salle offers unique undergraduate program in nutrition (Metro) 10/10/11 Remembering Brother Clarence Fioke, 1936-2011 (The Santa Fe-New Mexican) 10/10/11 Christian Brothers University, Memphis, TN: CBU makes sustainability a priority (The Commercial Appeal) 10/6/11 Christian Brothers Academy, Albany, NY: New board president, trustees [...]

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Help Needed for La Salle Academy Philippines After Typhoon

Cleaning up at La Salle Academy Relief efforts are underway after Typhoon Washi devastated the Philippines including La Salle Academy, Iligan, Lanao del Norte. The storm took the lives of seven Lasallians and flooded the school with mud and debris. Among the dead are a night high school student and family members of teachers. Funerals [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:24:06+00:00 December 19th, 2011|News|Comments Off on Help Needed for La Salle Academy Philippines After Typhoon

Brother Alexius Dougherty, RIP

Brother Ultan Alexius Dougherty died on December 1, 2011, after a lengthy battle with cancer. He was 88 years old and was a De La Salle Christian Brother for 66 years.

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Scholarship Fund Honors Bro. David Brennan

  The San Francisco District's Lasallian Education Fund (LEF) has established a scholarship fund in honor of its founder, Brother David Brennan, a lifelong educator, former president of the famed Christian Brothers' winery in Napa, and former District Visitor. The new fund will continue Brother David's legacy of educational service to the poor. Since the establishment of the Fund in 2003, it [...]

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Lasallian Regional Leadership Advocate for Children’s Rights at Educators Conference

From left, Brother Timothy Coldwell, Brother Larry Schatz, Brother Dennis Malloy and Brother Robert Schieler sign the statement. The leadership of the Brothers of the Christian Schools in the USA-Toronto Region signed a statement on November 19, 2011 advocating for the promotion and protection of the rights of children and committing themselves to helping [...]

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Superior General Visits NOSF, DENA

Superior General Brother Álvaro Rodríguez Echeverría recently completed his pastoral visit to the New Orleans-Santa Fe District and the District of Eastern North America. Following are stories and photos of his visit. DENA DISTRICT VISIT NO-SF VISIT   Click here for more pictures.   Day 10: Thursday, October 27 Brother Álvaro spent the day in Covington at Saint [...]

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Holy Family Students Teach and Learn in Ethiopia

Twenty-one students from Holy Family Catholic High School in Victoria, MN spent part of their 2011 summer immersed in a different culture. They served at two twin schools in Ethiopia: Meki Catholic Mission School in Meki and Besrate Gabriel School in Dire Dawa. While at the schools, they taught English to students and children from [...]

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Trip Provides Life-changing Experience for DeLaSalle Students

DeLaSalle students work with Saint Paul's students. A summer 2011 immersion experience at twin schools in Kenya provided a life-changing journey for 11 students from DeLaSalle High School in Minneapolis, MN. They spent three-and-a-half weeks at Saint Paul's Secondary School in Marsabit and about two weeks at Rongai Agricultural and Technical Secondary School in Rongai. [...]

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