2013 Huether Lasallian Conference

Mark your calendar for the Huether Lasallian Conference! It will take place November 21-23, 2013 in New Orleans, LA, with the theme Meaningful Instruction: Living Lasallian Pedagogy. Click here for more >

By | 2013-11-15T09:05:26+00:00 August 30th, 2013|News, Regional|Comments Off on 2013 Huether Lasallian Conference

Lasallian Educators Commissioned for Service in Jamaica

More than 30 De La Salle Christian Brothers, Lasallian Partners, and family members gathered at Manhattan College in Riverdale, NY, August 14 to commission three Lasallian educators who will leave this month for missionary service in Jamaica. Brothers Augustine (Gus) Nicoletti and James Wallace, and Mr. Richard Ward received the blessing from representatives of the [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:43+00:00 August 23rd, 2013|Districts, International, News|Comments Off on Lasallian Educators Commissioned for Service in Jamaica

LSJI Highlights Impact of Violence and Peacemaking

With a backdrop of Chicago, IL, Lasallians navigated an eye-opening experience on violence, social justice, community suffering, and peacemaking through the Lasallian Social Justice Institute (LSJI). The program, which is offered by the Office of Lasallian Education, was held July 21 - 26, 2013, at the Cenacle Retreat and Conference Center with a theme of [...]

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Lasallian Volunteers Embark on 25th Anniversary Service Year

In preparation to embark on a year filled with service and community living, this year’s group of 53 Lasallian Volunteers (LVs) gathered July 21-31, 2013, at Lewis University in Romeoville, IL, kicking off the 25th year of service at LV Orientation. Thirty-two first year LVs and 21 second year LVs participated in presentations and workshops [...]

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Brother Edward Everett, RIP

Brother Edward Everett, FSC, of the Midwest District, died August 21 in Winona, MN. He was 84 years old. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS: Sunday, August 25, 2013 4:00 p.m., Visitation 5:00 p.m., Funeral Mass St. Thomas More Chapel Saint Mary’s University 700 Terrace Heights, Winona, MN Monday, August 26, 2013 Interment St. Mary’s Cemetery, Winona, MN MILESTONES: [...]

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Inspiration and Resources for a New Academic Year

As a new academic year gets underway, Lasallian educators around the Region are heading back to their ministries. Please review the resources below to find inspiration for your vocation and helpful tools for orientation and other activities.   For Inspiration: Read reflections from educators on what teaching as a vocation means to them. Words of [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:43+00:00 August 16th, 2013|Districts, News, Regional, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on Inspiration and Resources for a New Academic Year

Four Brothers Enter Regional Novitiate

(L-R) Brothers Kevin Slate, David Deradoorian, Roberto Martinez, Patrick Martin, Anthony Elfering, and Philip Johnson Four Brothers from the Lasallian Region of North America (RELAN) have begun their novitiate year. Brothers David Deradoorian (DENA), Anthony Elfering (Midwest), Patrick Martin (San Francisco), and Roberto Martinez (San Francisco) were welcomed into the novitiate during a [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:43+00:00 August 15th, 2013|HomePage, News, Regional|Comments Off on Four Brothers Enter Regional Novitiate

Brother Jeffrey Gros, RIP

Brother Jeffrey Gros of the Midwest District died in Chicago, IL, on August 12, 2013 at the age of 75. More in America > More from World Council of Churches > FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS: Saturday, August 17, 2013 Visitation, 9:00 am to 11:00 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial, 11:00 a.m. Sancta Alberta Chapel Lewis University, Romeoville, IL Monday, [...]

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Young Lasallians Build a Community at DENA VEGA

In order to deepen their understanding, faith, and commitment to the Lasallian mission, 43 Young Lasallians, ranging from 22 to 35 years of age, gathered August 1-4, 2013, at Niagara University in New York for the bi-annual Young Lasallian VEGA Workshop, conducted by the District of Eastern North America (DENA). Methods of discussion, reflection, and [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:43+00:00 August 9th, 2013|Districts, News|Comments Off on Young Lasallians Build a Community at DENA VEGA

Midwest District Congress Looks to Future

Following a year of preparation and a series of area meetings, 51 delegates attended the second Midwest District Mission Congress on the campus of Lewis University in Romeoville, IL, July 16-19. The Congress, which sets the District’s strategic direction for the coming years, opened with a keynote presentation by General Councilor Brother Robert Schieler. With [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:43+00:00 August 8th, 2013|Districts, News|Comments Off on Midwest District Congress Looks to Future