Brother Lomond Lavigne, RIP

Brother Lomond Lavigne of the District of Eastern North America passed away December 21, 2012 at La Salle Manor in Scarborough, Ontario, CANADA. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS: Wednesday, December 26, 2012 Viewing from 2:00 - 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. La Salle Manor 61 Fairfax Crescent Scarborough, Ontario, CANADA M1L 1Z7 Thursday, December 27, 2012 [...]

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Brother Amedy Esquibel, RIP

Brother Amedy Esquibel of the New Orleans-Santa Fe District died December 22, 2012 in New Orleans, LA, after a short illness. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS: Saturday, January 5, 2013 Visitation begins at 11:00 a.m. Funeral Mass at 12:00 p.m. Cultural Center of Christian Brothers School in New Orleans A reception for Brothers, Partners, family and friends will [...]

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Lewis University’s Oak Brook Campus to Move, Expand

Lewis University will move its Oak Brook Campus to a larger space and expand its programs in time for Spring 2013 classes. The new space at 1111 W. 22nd will double from the existing 15,000 square feet of classrooms, conference rooms, offices and a computer lab to 28,360 square feet which adds room for a [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:51+00:00 December 18th, 2012|News, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on Lewis University’s Oak Brook Campus to Move, Expand

Reduced Rate for International Lasallian Youth Meeting in Rio

Organizers of the International Lasallian Youth Meeting (EIJL), which will be held near Rio de Janeiro, Brazil before World Youth Day (WYD), July 2013, have announced that the rate for attendees has been reduced. The Lasallian District of Brazil-Chile and other sponsors are now covering some of the EIJL expenses which will help reduce the [...]

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Resources to Help Students Cope with Tragedy

It is with great sadness that the Office of Lasallian Education expresses condolences and prays for the victims and families of the tragic shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, CT, Friday, December 14. Two of the young victims have Lasallian connections. Josephine Grace Gay, 7, is the daughter of Robert and Michele Gay; [...]

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Brother Abel Clement, RIP

Brother Abel Clement of the New Orleans-Santa Fe District, passed away December 15, 2012 at Saint Paul’s School Community in Covington, LA. He was 97 years old and served as a Brother for 81 years. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS: Saturday, December 22, 2012 10:00 a.m. Our Lady of Peace Chapel Saint Paul’s School campus, Covington, LA Interment [...]

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Creative Fundraising Helps LVs Run Break Goal, Spread Mission

Creatively sharing the transformative mission of Lasallian Volunteers was a key to the fundraising success of the 6th annual LVs Run, which took place in November as part of the Williams Route 66 Marathon in Tulsa, OK. Runners stepped up their efforts as they trained and fundraised for the marathon, half marathon, marathon relay and [...]

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Notre-Dame de la Rouge Centre Hosts Retreat for S. Ontario Students

Notre-Dame de la Rouge Centre (Francophone Canada District) hosted a weekend retreat for 43 students from French private Catholic schools in southern Ontario. The group traveled five hours to the camp site in Grenville-sur-la-Rouge, Quebec where the students spent time deepening their human and Christian values. Accompanying the students were teachers and staff who participated [...]

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Lasallian School in Malta to Break World Record

De La Salle College of Malta, a K-12 school, could soon be listed in the Guinness World Records for having the most living figures in a Nativity Scene. A total of 789 students, staff, and relatives along with a donkey attempted to break the record December 12. The youngest participant was just six weeks old. [...]

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