Johnston Institute Sessions Strengthen Meaning in Vocation

Participants in the West Coast session. Courtesy Brother James Joost, FSC Three March sessions of the Brother John Johnston Institute of Contemporary Lasallian Practice brought participants together to continue their exploration of the Lasallian heritage in light of contemporary realities. The Johnston Institute is a two-year program that started in March 2014. The [...]

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Brothers and Partners Connect at Notre-Dame de la Rouge Center

Brothers and Partners at a 2014 gathering. Courtesy Notre-Dame de la Rouge Center Brothers and Partners in the Francophone Canada District recently connected through an annual event that unites the community of four Brothers at Notre-Dame de la Rouge Center with the center’s staff and board members. The formal meeting, held in February, [...]

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LA Religious Education Congress Brings Together Lasallians

The 2015 Los Angeles Religious Education Congress brought together a diversity of Lasallians in Anaheim, California, March 12 – 15, 2015. Brothers, high school and college students, alumni, Lasallian Volunteers alumni, and Lasallian educators from around the world participated in the event, which is the largest annual gathering of religious educators, teachers and youth ministers [...]

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Brother Marvin Becker, RIP

Brother Marvin Becker, FSC, of the Midwest District, died March 18, 2015, in St. Louis, MO. He was 82 years old. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS: Sunday, March 22, 2015 2:00 – 5:00 p.m., Visitation La Salle Institute Retreat Center 2101 Rue de La Salle Glencoe, MO Monday, March 23, 2015 10:00 a.m., Funeral Mass St. Joseph Catholic [...]

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New General Councilor Appointed

Brother Rafael Matas, FSC. Courtesy Institute of the Brothers of the Christian Schools, Communications Service. Superior General Brother Robert Schieler, FSC, has announced the appointment of a new General Councilor. Brother Rafael Matas Roselló, FSC, will oversee the promotion of Lasallian vocations, particularly to the life of the Brothers, and the accompaniment of [...]

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Free Software for Developing Emergency Plans

Free software is available to help develop school emergency operations plans. The U.S. Department of Education's Readiness and Emergency Management for Schools (REMS) Technical Assistance (TA) Center recently released a free, web-accessible software application EOP ASSIST to help school administrators and emergency management personnel create or revise their Emergency Operations Plans (EOPs). The application walks school [...]

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Presentations Wanted for Research Symposium

2014 Symposium, Courtesy Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota The planning committee for the fourth annual Symposium on Lasallian Research is accepting proposals for papers or presentations to be presented at the 2015 symposium. It will be held September 27 – 29, 2015, at the Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota Twin Cities Campus with [...]

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Spring into Action Promotes Service

The 4th annual Spring into Action is March 15 – April 30, 2015. Sponsored by the Regional Council of Young Lasallians of the Lasallian Region of North America (RELAN), Spring into Action is an initiative that highlights service that occurs within our Lasallian ministries. It also calls for Lasallians to join together by participating in [...]

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Seeking Candidates for Executive Director

The Christian Brothers Conference Office for Lasallian Education is seeking an Executive Director to promote the Lasallian educational mission and assume a leadership role in representing Lasallian Education at the national and international levels. This dynamic leader will oversee the staff and operations of the Office for Lasallian Education in Washington, D.C., and provide a [...]

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Lasallians Represent at LA Religious Education Congress

2014 LA Congress: Brothers in initial formation pose with the "pope" A variety of Lasallians, including Brothers, students, Lasallian Volunteers, alumni and other Lasallian leaders, are gathered in Anaheim, California, participating in the 2015 Los Angeles Religious Education Congress, which is the largest annual gathering of religious educators in the United States. With [...]

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