Brother Daniel Duplantis, RIP

Brother Daniel Duplantis, FSC, of the New Orleans-Santa Fe District, died May 30, 2011 in Lafayette, LA after an extended illness. He was 94 years old. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS:Saturday, June 4, 2011De La Salle Chapel at MagnoliaRosary at 10:30 a.m.Memorial Service Mass at 11:00 a.m.A reception for Brothers, family and friends will follow. MILESTONES:Born April 22, [...]

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Instituto Fe y Vida Executive Director Receives Two Honorary Degrees

Carmen M. Cervantes, EdD, executive director of Instituto Fe y Vida (Institute for Faith and Life) in Stockton, CA was awarded honorary doctorate degrees by Catholic University of America (CUA) in Washington, D.C. and by the University of San Francisco (USF) in San Francisco, CA during their commencement ceremonies May 14 and May 20, respectively. [...]

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LTIP Cohort 5 Begins

(L-R) Gus Wiggert, Marc Vega, Matthew Kotek, and Charlie Keyes The Lasallian Teacher Immersion Program (LTIP) Cohort 5 began Sunday, May 15, in Glencoe, MO. The revamped LTIP session is a nine-week summer program ending July 15. The four participants are Charlie Keyes, Matt Kotek, and Gus Wiggert from Saint Mary's University in Winona, MN, [...]

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2011 Lasallian Video Contest Winners Announced

The 2011 Lasallian Video Contest ended with a tie. The competition encouraged students to create a video focusing on the vocation of the Brother or the vocation of the Lasallian Educator. The Regional Vocation Office of the Christian Brothers Conference sponsored the contest to give students an opportunity to learn more about what it means [...]

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Selection Guidelines for Delegates to the 2013 International Assembly

The Preparatory Commission has released the guidelines for selection of delegates to the 2013 International Assembly for Mission. The assembly will take place in Rome, May 5-19, 2013, with the theme "One Family, One Mission: Lasallians Associated for the Educational Service of the Poor." There will be 140 delegates; one-third of the delegates will be [...]

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Brother Aloysius Myers, RIP

Brother Aloysius Myers, FSC, of the District of Eastern North America died May 12, 2011 at Riverview Hospital in Red Bank, NJ. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS:Friday, May 13, 2011De La Salle Hall810 Newman Springs RoadLincroft, NJ 07738-1608Viewing from 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Sunday, May 15, 2011 and Monday, May 16, 2011Christian Brothers Academy (Gymnasium)12 Airline DriveAlbany, [...]

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Lasallian Formation Reunion Planned

A reunion is being planned for graduates of the Buttimer Institute of Lasallian Studies, Lasallian Leadership Institute, and Lasallian Social Justice Institute from September 30 - October 2, 2011 in Chicago, IL. The theme is "Our Lasallian Journey: Sustaining the Spirit—Renewing the Passion." Brother Raymond Blixt is organizing the reunion as a result of a [...]

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