Youth Gatherings Energize Lasallians

Participants of the DENA Lasallian Youth Summer Assembly. Courtesy District of Eastern North America Young people throughout the Lasallian Region of North America are more connected to the Lasallian mission and each other thanks to various summer gatherings hosted by the Districts. In the District of Eastern North America (DENA), more than 100 students gathered [...]

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Lasallians Gather at World Youth Day

Lasallians from the Lasallian Region of North America (RELAN) were among the 400 young Lasallians who attended World Youth Day in Krakow, Poland. Contacts from RELAN connect with Brother Superior General Robert Schieler, FSC, during World Youth Day. Courtesy Brother Edward Shields, FSC The young people, representing 20 countries, came together for the [...]

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Brother Conrad Binet, RIP

Brother Conrad Binet, FSC, of the Francophone Canada District, died on August 5, 2016, in Laval (Québec), Canada. He was 86 years old. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS: Tuesday, August 16, 2016 7:30 p.m., Visitation Résidence De La Salle, 300, Chemin du Bord-de-l’Eau Laval Wednesday, August 17, 2016 10 :30 a.m., Funeral Mass Laval, Québec The cremains will be [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:09+00:00 August 18th, 2016|News, Transitions|Comments Off on Brother Conrad Binet, RIP

Brother Lawrence Goyette Joins LV Staff as Animator

Lasallian Volunteers (LV) welcomed Brother Lawrence Goyette, FSC, to the staff on August 1, 2016, to serve as animator. Brother Lawrence, a longtime friend of Lasallian Volunteers, will support the staff and LVs by aiding in the sharing of the Lasallian charism. He will be based out of Manhattan College in Riverdale, New York, and [...]

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New Intercom Shows How Lasallians Confront Commodification

The latest issue of Intercom, a publication of the Institute of the Brothers of Christian Schools, focuses on how Lasallian initiatives throughout the world combat commodification. The theme ties into the Lasallian theme for the 2015-2016 liturgical year, “A Gospel Adventure: Confronting New Poverties and the Culture of Commodification.” Initiatives that address this theme from [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:09+00:00 August 12th, 2016|International, News, Regional, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on New Intercom Shows How Lasallians Confront Commodification

SFNO Launches Formation Resources Website

The Lasallian Resource Center of the District of San Francisco New Orleans (SFNO) has launched a new website with Lasallian formation resources. The website, www.lasallianresources.org, brings together a wide variety of informational and educational assets related to Lasallian history, education, spirituality and other topics that are of interest to Lasallian educators. In line with the 45th [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:09+00:00 August 11th, 2016|Districts, News|Comments Off on SFNO Launches Formation Resources Website

Orientation Prepares LVs for Year of Service

In order to ensure a smooth transition into a year of faith, service and community, this year’s cohort of 38 Lasallian Volunteers (LVs) gathered for Orientation July 21-31, 2016, at Lewis University in Romeoville, Illinois, marking the beginning of the 2016-2017 service year. Twenty first-year LVs and 18 second-year LVs spent 10 days together participating [...]

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LV FSC Awards to Honor SFNO Lasallians

The 2016 Lasallian Volunteers FSC Awards will honor three Lasallians from the District of San Francisco New Orleans (SFNO). The FSC Awards celebrate supporters of Lasallian Volunteers (LV) who have made notable contributions to the program. This year, LVs will honor Brother Jonathan Cord, FSC, with the Farrell Community Award, Marilyn Paquette with the Bassen [...]

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Vitality of Brothers Vocation Witnessed Through Vows

Brother Ryan Anderson, FSC, Brother Johnathon Emmanuelson, FSC, and Brother Javier Hansen, FSC, from left, middle three, conclude their novitiate year with Regional Novitiate Director Brother Tom Johnson, FSC, left, and Regional Novitiate Sub-director Brother Tom Westberg, FSC, right. They are pictured in the chapel at Mont La Salle in Napa, California, where Brother [...]

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Registration Now Open for Research Symposium

International Symposium on Lasallian Research. Courtesy Saint Mary's University of Minnesota. Registration is now open for the fifth annual International Symposium on Lasallian Research, which will take place September 25-27, 2016, on the Twin Cities campus of Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota in Minneapolis. The symposium began in 2012 as a way to support [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:09+00:00 August 8th, 2016|International, News, Regional, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on Registration Now Open for Research Symposium