A Lasallian Valentine

Bouquets of red roses and heart-shaped boxes of assorted candies are sure signs that Valentine’s Day is here. Those traditions aside, some couples can celebrate their love in a uniquely Lasallian way. For them, being a Lasallian Volunteer was more than a transformative time of serving youth. Read on to see how these Lasallian Volunteer [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:50+00:00 February 14th, 2013|News, People, Regional|Comments Off on A Lasallian Valentine

Twinning: Unity Amidst Diversity

In the Lasallian Region of North America, Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of the annual Lenten campaign for donations to our twin schools in the Lwanga District in Africa. Twinning is an initiative from the center of the Institute of the Brothers of the Christian Schools that encourages financially able Districts to aid those most [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:50+00:00 February 8th, 2013|News, Regional, Schools/Ministries, Twinning|Comments Off on Twinning: Unity Amidst Diversity

New Circular Begins the Journey to the 45th General Chapter

The General Council of the Institute of the Brothers of the Christian Schools recently released a new circular designed as a continuation of Circular 461, "Associated for the Lasallian Mission…an Act of Hope." Circular 466, "They will call themselves Brothers," offers an opportunity for Brothers to reflect on their life and mission in the new [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:50+00:00 February 8th, 2013|International, News|Comments Off on New Circular Begins the Journey to the 45th General Chapter

La Salle HS (Cincinnati) Hopes to Double Largest Individual Donation

A graduate of La Salle High School in Cincinnati, OH, donated $500,000 to the school for scholarships and financial aid. La Salle now hopes to double that amount. The donation is the largest single pledge from an individual in the school’s history. The donor, who wanted to remain anonymous, cited the impact La Salle had [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:50+00:00 February 7th, 2013|News, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on La Salle HS (Cincinnati) Hopes to Double Largest Individual Donation

Totino-Grace Concert Choir Performs at Kennedy Center

Congratulations to the Totino-Grace High School Concert Choir for an outstanding performance at the Presidents Day Festival Chorus and Orchestra! The 45-member Totino-Grace Concert Choir was one of eight choirs throughout the country selected to perform together at The Kennedy Center in Washington, DC, February 3, 2013. "I thought the concert was magnificent and moving," [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:50+00:00 February 7th, 2013|News, Schools/Ministries, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Totino-Grace Concert Choir Performs at Kennedy Center

Honors for De La Salle HS (New Orleans) Yearbooks

Recent yearbooks from De La Salle High School in New Orleans, LA, have received national and state awards. The 2011 and 2012 editions of the Maroon Legend are both being honored. The 2012 edition, under editor James Bewers, received a "first class" rating in the National Scholastic Press Association's contest. The Association highlighted several strengths [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:50+00:00 February 7th, 2013|News, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on Honors for De La Salle HS (New Orleans) Yearbooks

Brother Austin Bernabei, RIP

Brother Austin Bernabei of the District of Eastern North America passed away February 2, 2013 at De La Salle Hall in Lincroft, NJ. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS: Tuesday, February 5, 2013 De La Salle Hall 810 Newman Springs Road Lincroft, NJ 07738-1608 Viewing from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (noon) Wake Prayer Service at 12:00 p.m. (noon) [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:50+00:00 February 4th, 2013|News, Transitions|Comments Off on Brother Austin Bernabei, RIP

Lasallians Celebrate Catholic Schools Week

Lasallian schools across the United States celebrated Catholic Schools Week January 27 – February 2. This year’s theme Catholic Schools Raise the Standards celebrated the constant attention that Catholic educators give to increasing the learning and growth in faith of all students. See how Lasallian education raises the standards even further by offering educational experiences [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:50+00:00 February 1st, 2013|News, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on Lasallians Celebrate Catholic Schools Week

Lasallians March Together to Protect the Unborn

Students from 21 Lasallian schools nationwide took part in the March for Life in Washington, D.C. January 25, which marked the 40th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, the supreme court decision that legalized abortion. For the first time, delegations of Lasallian schools marched together in this annual event under the Lasallian Education Brand, behind the [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:50+00:00 February 1st, 2013|Districts, News, Regional, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on Lasallians March Together to Protect the Unborn