Brother Robert Schieler Elected as Superior General

Brother Robert Schieler, FSC, who has served for the past seven years as General Councilor for the Lasallian Region of North America (RELAN), was elected Superior General at the 45th General Chapter on May 20, 2014. He is the 27th successor of St. John Baptist de La Salle. Brother Robert was elected as General Councilor [...]

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Brother William Beatie, RIP

Brother William Beatie, FSC, of the District of San Francisco, died May 13, 2014, in Napa, CA. He was 84 years old. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS: Saturday, May 17, 2014 9:00 a.m., Visitation 10:00 a.m., Funeral Mass 11:00 a.m., Burial Mont La Salle 4401 Redwood Road Napa, CA 94558 A luncheon will be served following the services [...]

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Prayers and Hope Continue for Nigeria

On behalf of the entire Lasallian family, the Brother delegates to the 45th General Chapter sent a letter to the President of Nigeria, Mr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, urging him to do all he can to free the more than 200 young Nigerian girls who were kidnapped by terrorists last month. Read the letter > The [...]

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Lasallians Advocate for Children’s Rights

The Lasallian mission thrives to provide a human and Christian education to the young, especially the poor. The 43rd General Chapter in 2000 emphasized that defending the rights of children should become a major focus and concern for all. With children at the heart of the mission, Lasallians throughout the Region are encouraged to take advantage [...]

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NO-SF Announces New AFSCs

Five Lasallians from the District of New Orleans – Santa Fe (NO-SF) have been selected to receive Letters of Affiliation to the Institute of the Brothers of the Christian Schools. Those selected as Affiliated Members (AFSC) are persons who, in recognition for their long-standing and exemplary association with the Brothers and their mission, are welcomed [...]

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Celebrating Founder’s Day (May 15)

(L-R) Brothers Robert Schaefer, Robert Schieler, Charles Kitson, William Mann, and Dennis Malloy Greetings on Founder’s Day, the day the Institute celebrates the life of Saint La Salle. "… The education of the young is a matter of the first importance and [we] wish that those to whom the mission of teaching has [...]

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New Digital Journal Now Available

The eighth issue of the Digital Journal of Lasallian Research is now available on the Institute’s website. The Lasallian Way: One Thought, Multiple Views, a follow up to the seventh issue, offers a multi-cultural perspective of Lasallian research today. Both issues highlight innovative topics emerging in Lasallian research, new perspectives in Lasallian thinking, and how [...]

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Cathedral High School Appoints President & Principal

Cathedral High School in El Paso, TX, will undergo leadership transitions starting July 1, 2014, as the school adopts a president-principal administrative model. Current Principal Brother Nicolas Gonzalez, FSC, has been appointed president, and current Assistant Principal Mrs. Aurora Lujan has been appointed principal. Brother Nick has served as Cathedral’s principal since January 2011. His [...]

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Fourth Week: Visioning the Future

As we begin our fourth week, we arrive at the heart of the Chapter’s work: visioning a future of the Lasallian mission for the next seven years. The reporting and evaluation stages are complete. In the Superior’s and International Mission Assembly’s reports, we received a realistic assessment of the present moment with suggestions for going [...]

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St. Michael’s High School Appoints New President

St. Michael’s High School in Santa Fe, NM, has selected Taylor Gantt, who currently serves as the school’s director of advancement, as the new president. Gantt has previously taught accounting, personal finance, marketing, computer literacy, and served as head coach at St. Michael’s. "I am honored and humbled that I was chosen to lead this [...]

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