New Director of Lasallian Volunteers Named

Current Associate Director of the Lasallian Volunteers (LV) Jolleen Wagner will assume the role of Director in summer 2011. Jolleen has been Associate Director for the past four years after serving three years as an LV at San Miguel Gary Comer Campus in Chicago. She has participated in LSJI-EL Paso and is currently a participant [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:24:12+00:00 January 28th, 2011|News|Comments Off on New Director of Lasallian Volunteers Named

Brother Donald Johanson Appointed District of San Francisco Visitor

Brother Donald Johanson has been appointed Visitor of the District of San Francisco by Superior General Brother Álvaro Rodríguez Echeverría. Bro. Donald currently serves multiple roles at Christian Brothers High School in Sacramento, CA including Assistant Principal for Curriculum and Instruction, math teacher, and webmaster. He also serves on the Board of Trustees, Management Team, [...]

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La Salle Prep Launches STEM Academy

La Salle Catholic College Preparatory in Milwaukie, OR recently celebrated the launch of its four innovative engineering and technology offerings as part of the school's new science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) Academy. The STEM Academy began in the fall of 2010 driven by current research showing the dramatic increase in demand for those who [...]

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Students Gather for Youth Leadership Day

Students from five schools in the District of Eastern North America recently gathered for a Lasallian Youth Leadership Day at La Salle College High School in Wyndmoor, PA. Students participated from Bishop Loughlin Memorial High School in Brooklyn, NY, La Salle Academy in New York, NY, Saint John's College High School in Washington, D.C., and [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:24:12+00:00 January 26th, 2011|News|Comments Off on Students Gather for Youth Leadership Day

San Miguel MN to Close

San Miguel Middle School in Minneapolis will close at the end of this school year for financial reasons. The school, now in its 11th year, was designed to serve economically disadvantaged students and relies almost entirely on fundraising revenue. "This was a very difficult decision," President Ben Murray said. "The economic recession of the past [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:24:12+00:00 January 25th, 2011|News|Comments Off on San Miguel MN to Close

Two High School Coaches Honored

Two coaches at Lasallian high schools have been honored for their work on and off their fields. Terry Michler, Soccer Coach at Christian Brothers College High School in St. Louis, MO, was named the 2010 Coach of the Year in Boys Soccer by the National Federation of State High School Associations Coaches Association. He is [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:24:12+00:00 January 25th, 2011|News|Comments Off on Two High School Coaches Honored

Advice to Implement New Doctrinal Framework

The new doctrinal framework approved by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) in November 2007 encourages schools and programs to review their theological curriculum and serves to guide catechetical instruction. Titled Doctrinal Elements of a Curriculum Framework for the Development of Catechetical Materials for Young People of High School Age, the framework is [...]

By | 2011-01-21T00:00:00+00:00 January 21st, 2011|News|Comments Off on Advice to Implement New Doctrinal Framework

CBU Engineering Students Help Protect Military

Students and graduates of Christian Brothers University (CBU) School of Engineering are helping create armor plates to protect military members. CBU is working with Memphis-based Steel Fabrication Incorporated (SFI) to produce the plates for the military's Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) vehicles. MRAP vehicles protect troops from roadside bombs and ambushes around the world, especially [...]

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Manhattan College Launches Labor Studies Program

Manhattan College now offers an undergraduate program in labor studies starting January 2011. The program honors Brother Justin Brennan, a pioneer of labor education at the college who led the labor-management relations department in the school of business. In addition, he ran a Social Action Forum for 10 years that brought together representatives of management, [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:24:12+00:00 January 21st, 2011|News|Comments Off on Manhattan College Launches Labor Studies Program

Nearly Half of La Salle Academy Providence Coaches are Alumni

There's no place like home for nearly half of the athletic coaches at La Salle Academy in Providence, RI. Thirty-six of the school's 83 coaches and the athletic director are La Salle Academy graduates. With alumni serving as eight head coaches and 28 assistant coaches, 44 percent of the coaching staff members are graduates of [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:24:12+00:00 January 20th, 2011|News|Comments Off on Nearly Half of La Salle Academy Providence Coaches are Alumni