Saint Mary’s University of MN Celebrates 100th Anniversary

As Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota launches its second century, it threw a memorable bash to commemorate its first 100 years. The University hosted an All-School Reunion June 21-23 on its main campus in Winona with the Red Carpet Centennial Gala highlighting the weekend. More than 1,200 alumni, benefactors and friends attended the weekend-long celebration [...]

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Lasallian Higher Education Representatives Gather in Rome

IALU staff Representatives from 27 Lasallian higher education institutions in seven countries gathered in Rome in June for the seventh annual International Association of Lasallian Universities (IALU) Leadership program. Of the 58 participants, 19 were from the Lasallian Region of North America (RELAN) and included representatives from each college and university in the [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:46+00:00 June 26th, 2013|News, Regional, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on Lasallian Higher Education Representatives Gather in Rome

Comprehensive Lasallian Regional Statistics Released

A comprehensive statistical report for the Lasallian Region of North America (RELAN) examining the 2012-2013 academic year is now available. For a second year, Christian Brothers Conference partnered with the Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate (CARA) to complete this statistical study of the Region. The report includes an executive summary featuring major findings [...]

By | 2013-07-18T08:37:11+00:00 June 21st, 2013|News, Regional|Comments Off on Comprehensive Lasallian Regional Statistics Released

New Recruitment Coordinator for Lasallian Volunteers

Lasallian Volunteers (LV) will welcome a new recruitment coordinator July 1, 2013. Kathleen Glackin, an LV alumna, received her Bachelor’s Degree in Theology and Communication at Loyola University Chicago. She spent two years as a Lasallian Volunteer at De La Salle Elementary at Blessed Sacrament in Memphis, TN, where she served as the librarian for [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:46+00:00 June 20th, 2013|News, Regional|Comments Off on New Recruitment Coordinator for Lasallian Volunteers

Four Brothers to Enter Novitiate in August

(L-R) Brothers Roberto Martinez, Patrick Martin, Anthony Elfering, and David Deradoorian Four young Brothers from the Lasallian Region of North America (RELAN) will enter the Regional novitiate in Napa, CA, this summer. Brothers David Deradoorian (DENA), Anthony Elfering (Midwest), Patrick Martin (San Francisco), and Roberto Martinez (San Francisco) will begin the one-year program [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:46+00:00 June 19th, 2013|Districts, News, People, Regional|Comments Off on Four Brothers to Enter Novitiate in August

Brother John Nolan, RIP

Brother John Nolan, FSC of the District of Eastern North America passed away June 18 in Peace Dale, RI, after a lengthy illness. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS: Friday, June 21, 2013 Christian Brothers Center Community (Blue Room) 635 Ocean Road Narragansett, RI 02882-1314 Viewing from 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. Saturday, June 22, [...]

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Brother Alphonse Boutin, RIP

Brother Alphonse Boutin (Brother Edmond), of the Francophone Canada District, a longtime science teacher, passed away on June 16, at Sacré-Cœur Hospital, in Montréal (Québec). He was 101 years and 8 months old. Until the very last days, he was retired at the Brothers’ nursing home in Laval (Québec), where he arrived in 2011, coming [...]

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Districts of San Francisco and New Orleans-Santa Fe to Become One

After a four-day Constitutive Assembly, Brothers in the Districts of San Francisco and New Orleans-Santa Fe have agreed to unite and create a new District, which will be called the District of San Francisco New Orleans. The target date for the inauguration of the new District is July 1, 2014. The Brothers took part in [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:46+00:00 June 14th, 2013|Districts, News, Regional|Comments Off on Districts of San Francisco and New Orleans-Santa Fe to Become One

Young Brothers Worldwide to Gather at Assembly

Four Brothers from the Lasallian Region of North America (RELAN) will join Brothers from each Region of the Institute this summer for the International Young Brothers Assembly in the Philippines. The 40 Brothers will gather at De La Salle University-Dasmarinas in Manila from July 29 to August 7 to take part in this unique opportunity. [...]

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Brother Christopher Patiño Professes Final Vows

Brother Christopher Patiño recites final vows with Brother Donald Johanson, Visitor of the District of San Francisco. In an auditorium filled with more than one hundred family members, friends, students, and Brothers, Brother Christopher Patiño made his final vows as a De La Salle Christian Brother on Sunday, June 9th. The mass of [...]

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