LASSCA 2017 Kicks Off in Orlando

The 13th annual Lasallian Association of Secondary School Chief Administrators (LASSCA) Conference, themed “Lasallian Leadership in a Rapidly Changing Culture,” got underway on Sunday, February 26, 2017, in Orlando, Florida. Throughout the next few days, leaders of Lasallian secondary schools will listen to keynote speakers, join together for table discussions, gather for breakout sessions, and more. [...]

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Inaugural Symposium for Lasallian Educators Held in California

Photo courtesy Lawrence Haley Nine west coast Lasallian schools gathered at Saint Mary’s College of California in Moraga for the inaugural Bay Area Lasallian Symposium on January 27, 2017. The day-long event was created by a group of leaders inspired by their experience of the Brother John Johnston Institute for Contemporary Lasallian Practice. [...]

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Brother Dennis Lee Appointed as DENA Visitor

Brother Dennis Lee, FSC, will serve as the second Visitor of the District of Eastern North America (DENA). Brother Superior General Robert Schieler, FSC, announced the appointment of Brother Dennis, whose term will begin September 1, 2017. Brother Dennis Lee, who is currently an Auxiliary Visitor for DENA, will become Visitor at the conclusion of [...]

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Brother Isidore Wasylenchuk, RIP

Brother Isidore Wasylenchuk, FSC, of the District of Eastern North America, died February 17, 2017 at Loretto Abbey in Toronto, Ontario. He was 91 years old. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS: Monday, February 20, 2017 3:00 – 7:30 p.m., Viewing 7:30 p.m., Prayer Service Loretto Abbey Chapel 101 Mason Boulevard Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5M 3E2 Tuesday, February 21, 2017 11:00 [...]

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Superior General Invites Women to International Symposium

Brother Superior General Robert Schieler, FSC, has released this message in which he encourages women from across the international Lasallian family to attend the 2017 Global Women’s Symposium in Auckland, New Zealand, July 16-19, 2017. In his letter, Brother Robert says, “I ask that you give serious consideration to participation in the Symposium; after all, women [...]

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Resources for the 2017 Lenten Season

As you prepare for the Lenten season, you are invited to use the following resources and tools for inspiration and guidance. They include prayers, reflections, videos, activities and more. More resources will be added as they become available. Meditations by St. John Baptist de La Salle Meditation for Ash Wednesday Meditation for the First Sunday [...]

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Brother Augustine Nicoletti to Serve as President of Ethiopian Catholic University of Saint Thomas Aquinas

Brother Augustine Nicoletti, FSC, will serve as president of the Ethiopian Catholic University of Saint Thomas Aquinas in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, for which the Institute of the Brothers of the Christian Schools is assuming administrative responsibility. Brother Augustine most recently served an associate professor of education at Manhattan College in Riverdale, New York. Brother Superior General Robert [...]

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Brother Thomas Chadwick, RIP

Brother Thomas Chadwick, FSC, of the District of Eastern North America, died February 8, 2017 at De La Salle Hall in Lincroft, New Jersey. He was 82 years old. Brother Tom served as associate director of Lasallian Volunteers from 1996 to 1999. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS: Wednesday, February 15, 2017 5:00 - 7:15 p.m., Viewing 7:30 p.m., Mass [...]

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Lasallians Celebrate Catholic Schools Week

Students from La Salle High School in Pasadena, California, do service work in the local community. Courtesy La Salle High School Lasallian schools across the United States celebrated Catholic education during the annual National Catholic Schools Week. It took place January 29 - February 4 with the theme “Catholic Schools: Communities of Faith, [...]

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