International Award Affirms Bethlehem University Initiatives in Interreligious Dialogue and Peace Building

Bethlehem University in Palestine was honored for its academic excellence by the International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU). The prestigious Sciat vt Serviat Award highlights "the remarkable commitment of Bethlehem University in building a sustainable society in the Holy Land" declared Prof. Anthony J. Cernera, IFCU President. The award recognizes creative initiatives that represent a [...]

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LSJI Explores the Realities of Immigration

From July 9-July 13, educators from Lasallian high schools, universities, and the Brother David Darst Center participated in the Lasallian Social Justice Institute (LSJI), a Regional formation program, with sessions at San Miguel High School in Tucson, AZ. This year, educators expanded their knowledge and ability to serve the poor by putting themselves in the [...]

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CTBB: In Their Own Words

Click for more pictures. Participants shared their thoughts and reactions to the Called to Be Brothers Regional assembly that took place July 15-19 at Lewis University in Romeoville, IL. ON THE GATHERING: Brother Álvaro Rodríguez EcheverríaSuperior General "It has been a wonderful experience especially to realize the diversity and the unity of those Brothers present [...]

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Visitors Draft Letter to LCWR

The Visitors are in the process of finalizing a draft letter to the leadership of the Leadership Conference of Women Religious (LCWR) and Archbishop Sartain who heads the investigation regarding the Vatican assessment and report on the LCWR. The thrust of the letter will be fraternal and pastoral; leaders speaking to leaders and being brothers [...]

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CTBB Inspires Brothers, Looks to Future

 Click for more pictures. Inspired and with renewed vitality and fraternity, approximately 300 Brothers from RELAN are returning to their ministries and communities with a hopeful outlook on their vocation as Brothers and on the Lasallian mission following the Called to Be Brothers (CTBB) assembly. "It's just been a great blessing," said Brother Nick Gonzalez, [...]

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Name Changes at Regional Level

For the past year, the Region has been operating under a new and innovative structure to advance the Lasallian Mission in the Region. More than a year ago, the Brother Visitors announced the creation of the Regional Council of Lasallian Association for Mission (RCLAM), and tasked them to develop their operating procedures and to hire [...]

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RCCB June Meeting Highlights

The Regional Conference of Christian Brothers (RCCB) met June 21-23 in Baltimore, MD, with several decisions and discussions on the agenda. • Approval of the request of the Regional Council of Lasallian Association for Mission to change its name to Lasallian Education Council for the Lasallian Region of North America. Furthermore, the Regional office will [...]

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Short-term Teaching Volunteers Needed in South Sudan

Solidarity with South Sudan is seeking qualified teachers to serve as short-term volunteers for teacher training from January 7 until March 1, 2013. The volunteers will assist tutors with in-service teacher training at seven locations in South Sudan during the long school vacation period. Learn more.  

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Institute’s Postulator General Elected to Lead International Association

Brother Rodolfo Cosimo Meoli, Postulator General of the Institute of the Brothers of the Christian Schools, was elected president of the College of Postulators after having served as vice president from 2006 to 2012. The College of Postulators is comprised of Postulators General from many Religious and Lay Institutes. It collaborates with the Holy See [...]

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SMU Launches Centennial Year Celebration

Saint Mary's University of Minnesota hosted a cornerstone commemoration on June 23, 2012 to launch a yearlong 100th anniversary celebration. Hundreds of people attended the commemoration and reception, which also included the unveiling of a display with the trowel that helped lay the 1912 cornerstone. President Brother William Mann accepted a flag flown over the [...]

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