Movie to be Released about De La Salle High School, Concord

Based on the true story of football Coach Bob Ladouceur and the record-breaking 151-game winning streak with the De La Salle High School Spartans in Concord, CA, the movie "When the Game Stands Tall" will be released nationwide on August 22, 2014. Watch the movie trailer > "The movie is more than just football and [...]

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Brother John Kane Appointed as Calvert Hall President

Calvert Hall College High School in Baltimore, MD, will soon have a new President. Brother Dennis Malloy, FSC, Visitor of District of Eastern North America, in partnership with the Board of Trustees of Calvert Hall, has appointed Brother John Kane, FSC, as the President of Calvert Hall effective July 14. Bro. John currently serves as [...]

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Midwest District Holds Lasallian Advancement Conference

Nearly 80 advancement officers from 26 ministries in the Midwest District, as well as Christian Brothers Conference, gathered at Lewis University in Romeoville, IL, for a two-day Lasallian Advancement Conference on June 9 – 10, 2014. Brother Ernest Miller, FSC Inspired by the Lasallian phrase "together and by association," each day of the [...]

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District of San Francisco New Orleans to be Inaugurated July 1

The new District of San Francisco New Orleans will be officially inaugurated on July 1, 2014. This new District will unite the District of San Francisco and the District of New Orleans-Santa Fe. Much planning has gone into creating a smooth transition to the new District, including meetings of the Brothers and the leadership teams [...]

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DENA Leads Twinning Summit to Africa

The District of Eastern North America (DENA) 2014 Twinning Summit is underway in Africa. The Summit is a pilot program to visit twin schools in the Lwanga District in an effort to enhance twinning relationships. The two-week program includes an opportunity for participants to share common experiences and hopes for twinning, not only with one [...]

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45th General Chapter Comes to an End

The 45th General Chapter officially came to a close on Saturday, June 7, 2014, ending with a special closing prayer that evening and a Pentecost celebration the next day, following the completion of the Acts of the Chapter and the revision of the Rule. The Institute provided a live video stream of the address of Superior [...]

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Brother Robert Eckenrode, RIP

Brother Robert Eckenrode, FSC, of the District of Eastern North America, died June 11, 2014, in Lincroft, NJ. He was 89 years old. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS: Friday, June 13, 2014 1:30 – 3:30 p.m., Visitation De La Salle Hall 810 Newman Springs Road Lincroft, NJ 07738-1608 Monday, June 16, 2014 9:30 – 10:45 a.m., Visitation 11:00 [...]

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Christian Brothers Conference Announces New Event Coordinator

Christian Brothers Conference announces Christy Carl as Event Coordinator. Carl has served as Administrative Assistant for the Conference since April 2005. As Event Coordinator, Carl will work with Alisa Macksey, Director of Programs, and Michele Beauboeuf, Event Planner, on events and formation programs that Christian Brothers Conference sponsors. Carl started her new role on June [...]

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Regional Lasallian Pilot Program Connects Collegians

Young Lasallians from all six Lasallian colleges and universities in the United States gathered for the Regional Lasallian Pilot Program (RLPP) held at Saint Mary’s College of California in Moraga from May 27 – June 3, 2014. The weeklong conference included presentations, service projects, and opportunities for building association, which provided an experience that explored [...]

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Lasallian Volunteers’ Director Honored for Service

Jolleen Wagner, Credit: Siena College Jolleen Wagner, Director of Lasallian Volunteers, was honored on June 7, 2014, by Siena College for her dedication to service. Wagner, a 2004 graduate of the Loudonville, NY, college, received the Franciscan Spirit Award during the President’s Brunch and Distinguished Alumni Awards Ceremony as part of the college’s [...]

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