Lasallian Schools and Communities Prepare to Reopen After Hurricane

Lasallians in Louisiana are cleaning up after Hurricane Isaac hit the area. No significant damage was reported at any of the schools or communities in the storm's path. Cleanup of minor water damage is underway at De La Salle High School in New Orleans, and Saint Paul's School in Covington is cleaning up after some [...]

By | 2012-11-07T12:13:13+00:00 August 31st, 2012|Districts, News, People, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on Lasallian Schools and Communities Prepare to Reopen After Hurricane

SMU Centennial Celebration Honors Winona Diocese

Brother William Mann (center left) and Michael Gostomski (right) presented the Centennial Award honoring the Diocese of Winona to Bishop John Quinn (center right) and Father Richard Colletti, Vicar General (left). Saint Mary's University of Minnesota continued its yearlong 100th anniversary celebration with a Centennial convocation on its Winona campus August 27. The [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:55+00:00 August 30th, 2012|News, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on SMU Centennial Celebration Honors Winona Diocese

La Salle University Celebrates 150th Anniversary

Brother President Michael McGinniss and Mayor Michael Nutter hold the proclamation. La Salle University in Philadelphia, PA, officially kicked off its 150th year with an opening convocation for new students and families August 23. Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter read a proclamation recognizing the anniversary which urged "all citizens to be aware of La Salle University's [...]

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De La Salle Blackfeet to Get Wind Power

Harry Barnes, president of installation company Barnes Construction Services, shows one of the wind turbines. De La Salle Blackfeet School in Browning, MT, recently received shipment of two wind turbines using money donated from Central Catholic High School in Pittsburgh, PA. Central Catholic students came up with the idea to harness wind power for Blackfeet [...]

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DENA Donates Nearly $800,000 to Manhattan College

Students, faculty, and staff at Manhattan College in Riverdale, NY, will benefit from a District of Eastern North America (DENA) donation of $789,554.30. The funds will go to the College's Christian Brothers Scholarships, which provide scholarships to economically disadvantaged students, and the Brother Thomas J. Scanlan, FSC, Endowment for Lasallian Heritage to further support and [...]

By | 2012-11-07T12:15:24+00:00 August 23rd, 2012|Districts, News, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on DENA Donates Nearly $800,000 to Manhattan College

S.O.S. at CBU

Christian Brothers University in Memphis, TN, is launching a unique service initiative to give students, faculty, and staff different opportunities to serve the community. "CBU S.O.S. - September of Service: 30 Days of Good Deeds" will offer various service opportunities each day in September. Putting the Lasallian values of faith, service, and community into action, [...]

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Lasallians from SF District Serve Overseas

Summer service opportunities took Lasallians from the San Francisco District to the Philippines, India, and Sri Lanka. Brother Daniel Fenton led a group to Bahay Pag-asa, or House of Hope in the Philippines. The boys' center serves as an alternative to incarceration and provides education and training to help young men escape a life of [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:55+00:00 August 23rd, 2012|Districts, International, News, People|Comments Off on Lasallians from SF District Serve Overseas

Principal Appointed at Saint Raphael Academy

The Diocese of Providence has announced the appointment of Daniel Richard as principal of Saint Raphael Academy in Pawtucket, RI. The longtime high school teacher and retired Air Force pilot and officer started the position July 1. Richard helped open Pope John Paul II High School in Boca Raton, FL in the early 1980s before [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:55+00:00 August 17th, 2012|News, People, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on Principal Appointed at Saint Raphael Academy

Lasallian Student Leaders Prepare for Year Ahead

Lasallian Student Leaders from the Districts of San Francisco and New Orleans - Santa Fe gathered at St. Mary's College of California in Moraga from July 15-20 for inspirational and educational activities. Focused on the five core principles of a Lasallian school, more than 200 participants and moderators took part in leadership skills training sessions, [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:56+00:00 August 16th, 2012|Districts, News, People, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on Lasallian Student Leaders Prepare for Year Ahead

Surveys Rank Lasallian Colleges Among the Top Nationwide

All six of the Lasallian colleges and universities in the United States are highlighted in rankings of the best higher education institutions conducted by two highly reputable nationwide surveys. The Forbes ranking of America's 650 Best Colleges in 2012 includes Christian Brothers University in Memphis, TN; La Salle University in Philadelphia, PA; Manhattan College in [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:55+00:00 August 16th, 2012|News, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on Surveys Rank Lasallian Colleges Among the Top Nationwide