Support LVs in the Sweetest Run Ever!

Lasallian Volunteers (LVs) are preparing for the 8th Annual LVs Run and are looking for your help! This year, the LVs are partnering with the Hot Chocolate Run in Chicago, IL, on November 3, 2013, and will be participating in the 5k and 15k races. Anyone who wishes to join the effort can donate, run, [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:42+00:00 October 24th, 2013|News|Comments Off on Support LVs in the Sweetest Run Ever!

La Salle University Launches Presidential Search

La Salle University in Philadelphia, PA, recently launched a search profile and advertisement as it looks to identify its 29th president. Brother Michael J. McGinniss, FSC, announced plans in May 2013 to step down after 15 years of service. He will remain in the leadership role until his current term ends June 30, 2014. In [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:42+00:00 October 24th, 2013|News, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on La Salle University Launches Presidential Search

Brothers in Initial Formation Leave Gathering Renewed

"With so many of us present, you can feel this palpable energy in the air. It's revitalizing, hope-giving. These are the men who I will be journeying with, and that future looks bright," said Brother Patrick Martin, FSC, a novice from the District of San Francisco, about the recent Brothers in Initial Formation Gathering. The [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:42+00:00 October 24th, 2013|News, Regional|Comments Off on Brothers in Initial Formation Leave Gathering Renewed

Midwest District Hosts Inaugural Lasallian Day Twin Cities

Brothers and lay Lasallians gathered in Minneapolis, MN, for the first ever Lasallian Day Twin Cities on October 10, 2013. Lasallian Day, sponsored by the Midwest District, is an effort to reflect the theme Together by Association, by gathering, sharing a meal, and spending time talking about things happening in the ministries with others in [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:42+00:00 October 18th, 2013|Districts, News|Comments Off on Midwest District Hosts Inaugural Lasallian Day Twin Cities

Saint Mary’s College of CA Inaugurates First Lay President

Dr. James A. Donahue, Courtesy Stephan Babuljak Saint Mary’s College of California inaugurated Dr. James A. Donahue as its 29th president in a ceremony held October 11, 2013. Donahue is the first non Christian Brother to serve as president in Saint Mary’s 150-year history. An accomplished academic and administrative leader, he brings more [...]

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Bethlehem University Celebrates 40 Years of Higher Education

Vice Chancellor Brother Peter Bray The month of October marked the beginning of the 40th anniversary jubilee year for Bethlehem University, the first university in the West Bank and only Catholic university in the Holy Land. Mass was celebrated on October 6, 2013, by Archbishop Guiseppe Lassarotto, chancellor of Bethlehem University and apostolic [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:42+00:00 October 18th, 2013|News, Regional, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on Bethlehem University Celebrates 40 Years of Higher Education

Coming Up: Lasallian Research Symposium

Registration is now open for the Second Annual Symposium on Lasallian Research, which will take place October 27 - 29, 2013, on the Twin Cities campus (Minneapolis) of Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota (SMU). The purpose of the event is to gather creative minds to discuss key areas that comprise the field of Lasallian research [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:42+00:00 October 11th, 2013|News, Regional, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on Coming Up: Lasallian Research Symposium

Beatification Planned for 74 Brothers, 1 Lay Person

Seventy-four Brothers of the Christian Schools and one lay person will be among the 522 martyrs beatified October 13, 2013 in Tarragona, Spain. This beatification will complete the glorification of all Brother Martyrs who were killed in Spain during the religious persecution in the 1930s. It is the largest beatification celebrated until now of the [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:42+00:00 October 10th, 2013|International, News|Comments Off on Beatification Planned for 74 Brothers, 1 Lay Person

NO-SF Lasallian Commitment Retreat Offers A Moment of Discernment

A small group of Lasallian educators gathered October 3-6, in the New Orleans-Santa Fe (NO-SF) District for a weekend filled with prayer, fellowship, and formation based on the theme A Moment of Discernment. The 4th annual Lasallian Commitment Retreat was held at the Immaculate Heart of Mary Retreat and Conference Center in Santa Fe, NM, [...]

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Francophone Canada Summer Camps Serve Youth

Shared prayer experience using Skype The District of Francophone Canada wrapped up another successful summer of camps at the Centre Notre-Dame de la Rouge in Québec. The camps last one week each, and are offered over the course of six weeks from June through August. Approximately 200 young people ages 6 to 17 [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:42+00:00 October 8th, 2013|Districts, News|Comments Off on Francophone Canada Summer Camps Serve Youth