LSCHS Dedicates Wing to Former President Brother Rene Sterner

La Salle College High School in Wyndmoor, PA, formally dedicated its west wing to the late Brother Rene Sterner. The September 15 dedication of Sterner Hall drew more than one hundred former students, parents, colleagues and family members of Bro. Rene. Bro. Rene served as school president from 1991 to 2005. Throughout his career at [...]

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First Palestinian Woman Appointed VP at Bethlehem University

Bethlehem University in Palestine has appointed Dr. Irene Hazou Vice President for Academic Affairs effective August 17 marking the first time in the University's history that a woman and a Palestinian has held this leadership role. Dr. Hazou, a 1977 graduate of Bethlehem University's first class, now holds the highest academic position at Bethlehem University. [...]

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Brother Joseph Woods, RIP

Brother Joseph Woods, of the District of Eastern North America, died September 23, 2012 at Laurel Regional Hospital in Laurel, MD. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS: Friday, September 28, 2012 La Salle Hall 6001 Ammendale Road Beltsville, MD 20705-1202 Viewing from 6:30 p.m. – 7:45 p.m. Vigil Service at 7:45 p.m. Saturday, September 29, 2012 La Salle Hall [...]

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Brother Lawrence Hinrichs, RIP

Brother Lawrence Hinrichs, of the District of Eastern North America, died September 25, 2012. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS: Friday, September 28, 2012 De La Salle Hall 810 Newman Springs Road Lincroft, NJ 07738-1608 Viewing from 9:30 - 11:00 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m. Burial at St. Gabriel's Cemetery, Marlboro, NJ Lunch to follow at [...]

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Saint Mary’s College of California Kicks Off 150th Celebration

Photos by Saint Mary's College of California/Steve Babuljak Click here for more photos > Saint Mary's College of California in Moraga launched its 150th anniversary celebration with a Mass and reception September 15. Hundreds of people attended first event of many for the "Year of the Gael" where Bishop Emeritus John S. Cummins spoke of [...]

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Two LSU Alums Attend St. Benilde 150th Anniversary in France

(l-r) Bro. Etienne Le Chapelain, Aux. Visitor, District of France; William Toner; Most Rev. Henry Brincard, Bishop of Le Puy-en-Velay; and Bro. Charles Gresh. The 150th anniversary of the death of St. Benilde Romançon, FSC was the occasion for celebration and prayer in the remote, picturesque village of Saugues in southern France on August 12-13, [...]

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Francophone Canada Brother to Join Regional Office in DC

Brother Florent Gaudreault, current director of Residence De La Salle Laval, the Brothers' retirement residence in Francophone Canada, will join the RELAN office in Washington, D.C. on October 1. Bro. Florent will serve as assistant to Brother Robert Schieler, General Councilor for RELAN. Among his duties are ex officio member of the Lasallian Education Council, [...]

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Martin de Porres Schools Change Location

At the opening of the 2012-2013 school year in New York City, the high schools, and the elementary and middle schools of the Martin de Porres organization will begin classes in other buildings. The high school division, formerly located in two buildings, will unite in the former Stella Maris High School located in Rockaway Park, [...]

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Calvert Hall Peer Ministers Honored

  The Peer Ministry Group at Calvert Hall College High School in Baltimore, MD, is being recognized for its outstanding volunteer service in the community. The Governor's Office on Service and Volunteerism and the Baltimore Ravens honored the group as a recipient of the 13th annual Honor Rows Program, presented by M&T Bank, during the [...]

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Saint Mary’s College HS Celebrates 150 Years

Principal Dr. Pete Imperial (left) and Religious Studies Faculty Member/Chair Brother David Caretti, FSC (right) join students for birthday cake to kick off the milestone year. Saint Mary's College High School in Berkeley, CA, opened its Sesquicentennial Year at a school assembly August 31, 2012. The assembly was preceded by a birthday cake celebration during [...]

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