LLI Goes on Hiatus

After 15 years, the Lasallian Leadership Institute (LLI) will take a hiatus to allow for a thorough evaluation. A new cohort will not be formed in 2012 as a committee revamps the program to meet future needs.  The committee was formed in the fall of 2011 with representatives from each District, including curriculum designers, practitioners, [...]

By | 2012-11-07T12:50:54+00:00 January 27th, 2012|News, Regional|Comments Off on LLI Goes on Hiatus

Brothers’ Vocation Interview Featured on Global TV

Brother George Van Grieken, FSC, Regional Director of Vocation Ministry, discussed the Brothers' vocation in an interview that aired on the CatholicTV Network. The interview was conducted at the National Catholic Youth Conference in Indianapolis in November 2011 and aired in January 2012 for National Vocations Week. Watch the interview.

By | 2017-06-06T23:24:02+00:00 January 27th, 2012|International, News, People, Regional|Comments Off on Brothers’ Vocation Interview Featured on Global TV

Brother Fred Stelmach, RIP

Brother Fred Stelmach, FSC, of the District of Eastern North America, died January 25, 2012 at De La Salle Hall in Lincroft, NJ. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS:Friday, January 27, 2012Viewing from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.De La Salle Hall810 Newman Springs RoadLincroft, NJ 07738-1608 Sunday, January 29, 2012Viewing from 5:00 - 7:30 p.m.Mass of Christian Burial at 7:30 [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:24:05+00:00 January 25th, 2012|News, Transitions|Comments Off on Brother Fred Stelmach, RIP

Lewis University Named Romeoville’s Large Business of 2011

Lewis University was named Village of Romeoville 2011 Large Business of the Year at the annual State of the Village address. Brother James Gaffney, FSC, Lewis University President, accepted the award from Mayor John Noak. Mayor Noak cited many improvements of the University during the course of the year that signified a commitment to progress [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:24:05+00:00 January 23rd, 2012|News, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on Lewis University Named Romeoville’s Large Business of 2011

La Salle Prep Celebrates $2.5M Donation

La Salle Catholic College Preparatory in Milwaukie, OR is celebrating the single largest gift in school history. Oregon philanthropists Mark and Pam Donegan donated $2.5 million that will help provide access to excellent education regardless of a student's financial means. The gift will establish the Donegan Family Scholarship Fund, a legacy that will honor the [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:24:05+00:00 January 23rd, 2012|News, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on La Salle Prep Celebrates $2.5M Donation

Celebrate the Life of Bro. James Miller

This year marks the 30th anniversary of the martyrdom of Brother James Miller on February 13, 1982. Ministries and communities in the USAT Region are encouraged to plan their own prayers or events and invite students and Lasallian Partners to participate. Order form for Brother James resources from the Midwest District

By | 2017-06-06T23:24:05+00:00 January 18th, 2012|News, People|Comments Off on Celebrate the Life of Bro. James Miller

Update on LSA Philippines Typhoon Recovery

House of LSA principal La Salle Academy in Iligan, Lanao del Norte in the Philippines is continuing its relief operations following the December 16, 2011 typhoon that devastated the area. The school reopened January 9. Two night high school students died in the flooding, along with family members of Lasallians. Many of their homes were [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:24:05+00:00 January 16th, 2012|International, News, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on Update on LSA Philippines Typhoon Recovery

Brother Stephen McCabe, RIP

Brother Stephen McCabe, FSC, of the District of Eastern North America, died January 16, 2012 at De La Salle Hall in Lincroft, NJ. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS:Tuesday, January 17, 2012De La Salle Hall810 Newman Springs RoadLincroft, NJ 07738-1608Viewing from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Wednesday, January 18, 2012De La Salle HallMass of Christian [...]

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Ministries Join Standing for Children Advocacy

Lasallian ministries in the USA-Toronto Region join the Regional Leadership in their advocacy for the promotion and protection of the rights of children. The "Standing for Children Statement" signing was held on November 19, 2011 before a national gathering of more than 250 Lasallian educators in Washington, D.C. This public expression of support and solidarity [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:24:05+00:00 January 14th, 2012|News, Regional, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on Ministries Join Standing for Children Advocacy

Sangre de Cristo to Close in August

The Sangre de Cristo Center for Spiritual Renewal will close in August 2012 following the 100th session that will begin January 30, 2012. Located in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains just north of Santa Fe, NM, the Center is a place of renewal, refoundation and rediscovery for religious and priests. The Center initially opened in [...]

By | 2012-11-07T12:52:12+00:00 January 13th, 2012|News, Regional, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on Sangre de Cristo to Close in August