Superior General Brother Álvaro Rodríguez Echeverría has appointed Auxiliary Visitors for the Midwest District and the District of San Francisco. Brother Mark Snodgrass begins his four-year term as Auxiliary Visitor of the Midwest District July 1, 2011. Bro. Mark is currently the principal of De La Salle Elementary at Blessed Sacrament in Memphis, TN. [...]
Brother Hugh Albright, FSC, of the District of Eastern North America died February 24, 2011 at Chestnut Hill Hospital in Philadelphia, PA. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS:Tuesday, March 1, 2011La Salle University1900 West Olney AvenuePhiladelphia, PA 19141-1199Viewing in De La Salle Chapel from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.Mass of Christian Burial at 8:00 p.m.Reception in De La Salle Community [...]
The Signum Fidei Fraternity of lay Lasallians highlights the volatile situation in Egypt and other countries in the Middle East in its latest newsletter, and reminds us to keep that region in our prayers. In Egypt, there are Signum Fidei communities in Alexandria and Tahta, and recently in Cairo. From Alexandria, Mr. Magi Foll reports [...]
Mary Hesser, Interim Principal of Christian Brothers High School in Sacramento, CA, has been named permanent principal effective January 27, 2011. Hesser has served the school for more than 13 years, mostly recently as interim principal since June 2010. She served as a counselor from 1997-2000 and Director of Guidance from 2001-2010.
Saint Paul's School in Covington, LA is celebrating 100 years of service. Close to a thousand students, faculty, parents, board members, and guests attended a Centennial Mass January 21 to kick off the anniversary celebration. Principal Brother Ray Bulliard called the event spiritually electric. "Eight hundred sixty young men paying tribute to past and representing [...]
La Salle University in Philadelphia is one of 115 colleges and universities listed in the 2010 Community Engagement Classification of the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. This recognizes La Salle's successful partnership with its local and global communities through its ability to demonstrate a mission, culture, leadership, resources and practices that support dynamic [...]
Carlos Mario Gonzalez Bermudez, 16, a sophomore at Cathedral High School in El Paso, TX, was one of three teenagers killed in a shooting Saturday, February 5, in Juarez, Mexico. Juan Carlos Echeverri Jr., 15, a former Cathedral student, was also killed. El Paso Times reports the teens were shot while at a used car [...]