Napa Evacuations Lifted, Mont La Salle Clean-Up to Begin

The District of San Francisco New Orleans (SFNO) has reported that Mont La Salle is no longer under evacuation order. On October 24, Napa County had lifted all of its remaining evacuation orders and road closures, including those for Mont La Salle. The ending of the evacuation and road closures will now allow for property [...]

By | 2017-10-25T16:10:01+00:00 October 25th, 2017|Districts, News|Comments Off on Napa Evacuations Lifted, Mont La Salle Clean-Up to Begin

New De La Salle Today Focuses on Technology

The latest issue of De La Salle Today focuses on technology in our Lasallian ministries. You’ll hear from Lasallians on a variety of tech-related topics, including how our use of technology as Lasallians relates to pedagogy, formation, creativity and the underserved – and how to keep students safe. This issue also features several innovative efforts in our schools, including how a partnership [...]

By | 2017-10-24T10:51:13+00:00 October 24th, 2017|News, Regional|Comments Off on New De La Salle Today Focuses on Technology

Daily Updates: Wildfires Impacting SFNO District

Wildfires burning in Northern California are impacting the Lasallian family in the District of San Francisco New Orleans (SFNO). Update from SFNO, October 19: Mont La Salle remains undamaged so far. Fire crews are still in the area working on containment. As of yet, there has been no announcement regarding lifting or modifying the area’s [...]

By | 2017-10-19T16:04:50+00:00 October 11th, 2017|Districts, News, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on Daily Updates: Wildfires Impacting SFNO District

Johnston Institute Gathering for SFNO Canceled

Out of an abundance of caution and recognizing the challenges that our northern California Lasallians are facing with wildfires, the gathering of the Brother John Johnston Institute of Contemporary Lasallian Practice that was scheduled for the District of San Francisco New Orleans at Saint Joseph's Camp October 12-14 has been canceled. More information will be [...]

By | 2017-10-11T09:01:08+00:00 October 10th, 2017|News, Regional|Comments Off on Johnston Institute Gathering for SFNO Canceled

Brother Louis DeThomasis Releases New Book

Brother Louis DeThomasis, FSC, has released a new book, Do You Know What You’re Doing, God? Unveiling a Spirituality for the Twenty-First Century. The book aims to challenge the very nature of belief in the modern world and how human beings can practice an authentic spirituality in the 21st century. His newest book is aimed specifically [...]

By | 2017-10-05T15:02:57+00:00 October 5th, 2017|News, People|Comments Off on Brother Louis DeThomasis Releases New Book

Lasallian Volunteers Honors DENA Lasallians with FSC Awards

From left: Daniel Brenner, Kerry Conroy and Brother Joseph Mahon, FSC Lasallian Volunteers (LV) celebrated and honored three Lasallians from the District of Eastern North America (DENA) at the eighth annual FSC Awards on Saturday, September 29 at La Salle University in Philadelphia, which sponsored the event. The FSC Awards honor Lasallians who [...]

By | 2017-10-05T16:09:39+00:00 October 5th, 2017|News, People, Regional|Comments Off on Lasallian Volunteers Honors DENA Lasallians with FSC Awards

Lasallian Symposium Hosts Attendees from 10 Countries

The sixth annual International Symposium on Lasallian Research took place September 24-26 on the Twin Cities campus of Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota in Minneapolis and hosted 130 participants from 10 countries. The symposium featured three keynote presentations by: Carlos Costa, Ph.D., dean of the School of Engineering at De La Salle University in Bogota, [...]

By | 2017-10-05T14:38:33+00:00 October 5th, 2017|International, News|Comments Off on Lasallian Symposium Hosts Attendees from 10 Countries

Longtime Lasallian Partner Gery Short Honored as AFSC

Photo caption: Brother Donald Johanson, FSC, presents Gery Short with the symbols of the Institute. Courtesy SFNO Communications Longtime Lasallian Partner and former District of San Francisco New Orleans Office of Education director Gery Short was presented with Letters of Affiliation by the Institute of the Brothers of the Christian Schools on September [...]

By | 2017-10-05T14:04:52+00:00 October 5th, 2017|News, People|Comments Off on Longtime Lasallian Partner Gery Short Honored as AFSC

Brother William Mann to Step Down as President of Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota

Photo courtesy Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota Brother William Mann, FSC, will end his service as president of Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota in May 2018. Brother William, who has led Saint Mary’s for nearly 10 years, announced his decision in a letter to faculty, staff, students and alumni. Prior to becoming president, [...]

By | 2017-10-06T11:18:25+00:00 October 5th, 2017|News, People, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on Brother William Mann to Step Down as President of Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota