Brother Maurice Lapointe, RIP

Brother Maurice Lapointe, FSC, of the Francophone Canada District, died on June 27, 2015, in Laval (Québec), Canada. He was 85 years old. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS: Friday, July 3, 2015 7:00 - 9:00 p.m., condolences to family and Brothers, and prayer around the funeral urn Racine, Robert & Gauthier Funeral Home 180, Montréal Road, Ottawa (Ontario) [...]

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Mark Freund Named Executive Director for Lasallian Education

Mark Freund, a longtime school leader with Lasallian ties, has been selected as the next executive director of the Christian Brothers Conference Office for Lasallian Education. Freund, a lifelong Catholic and native of Baltimore, Maryland, currently serves as principal of Pope John Paul II High School in Boca Raton, Florida, a school that is in [...]

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20th Anniversary Efforts Strengthen Twinning Relationships

The twinning program between the Lasallian Region of North America (RELAN) and the Lwanga District of Africa celebrated its 20th anniversary during the 2014-2015 academic year. The initiative, which started at the request of the Institute, pairs schools in RELAN with ministries in the Lwanga District of Africa. The goal of twinning is to promote [...]

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New Communications Specialist Joins Christian Brothers Conference

Anna Waddelove has joined Christian Brothers Conference as the communications specialist effective June 8, 2015. Waddelove brings a background in graphic design, marketing, and content creation for online and print. She most recently served as the marketing and communications specialist for Commonwealth Catholic Charities in Richmond, Virginia. A Virginia native, Waddelove graduated with a degree [...]

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Research Symposium: Proposals Due, Registration Open

Discussions during the 2014 symposium. Courtesy Saint Mary's University of Minnesota Registration is open as the deadline for proposals approaches for the International Lasallian Research Symposium. Formerly called the Symposium on Lasallian Research, this fourth annual gathering has a new name to highlight its growing international appeal. The symposium will be held September [...]

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New Midwest District Auxiliary Visitors Appointed

Superior General Brother Robert Schieler, FSC, has appointed two new Auxiliary Visitors to serve the Midwest District. The terms for Brother Michael Kadow, FSC, and Brother Bede Baldry, FSC, will begin July 1, 2015, and extend through June 30, 2019. Brother Michael Kadow, FSC, left, and Brother Bede Baldry Brother Bede will accompany [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:19+00:00 June 10th, 2015|Districts, News, People|Comments Off on New Midwest District Auxiliary Visitors Appointed

New Digital Journal Available

The latest issue of the Digital Journal of Lasallian Research ushers in a new phase of the publication. The Institute of the Brothers of the Christian Schools began a new period of research, which will lead to the drafting of a Declaration on Lasallian Education in the World Today, which is scheduled to be published in May 2020. [...]

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Christian Brothers Academy, Syracuse, Announces New Leadership Model

Brother Joseph Jozwiak, FSC, left, and Matthew Keough. Courtesy Christian Brothers Academy Christian Brothers Academy (CBA) in Syracuse, New York, will embrace a new model of leadership with the start of the 2015-16 academic year. CBA will adopt a president and principal model. Brother Joseph Jozwiak, FSC, who has served as principal at [...]

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