Brother Jean-René Dubé, RIP

Brother Jean-René Dubé, FSC, of the Francophone Canada District, died on October 23, 2018, in Laval, Canada. He was 79 years old. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS: Monday, October 29, 2018 7:00 – 9:00 p.m., Visitation 7 :30 p.m., Prayer Résidence De La Salle 300, Chemin du Bord-de-l’Eau Laval, Québec Tuesday, October 30, 2018 10:30 a.m., Funeral Mass [...]

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Lasallian Leaders Join Secondary Schools Academy

From left: Mark John Freund (Office for Lasallian Education at Christian Brothers Conference), Chuck Stembler (Calvert Hall College High School), Chris Fay (Christian Brothers High School, Memphis), Brother William Mann, FSC, Maureen Szablewski (Christian Brothers Academy, Lincroft), Ed Bernot (Saint John Paul II Academy), and Kevin Hiler (San Miguel School, Washington, D.C.) Five [...]

By | 2018-10-24T13:01:12+00:00 October 24th, 2018|News, People, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on Lasallian Leaders Join Secondary Schools Academy

Lasallian Volunteers Announce New Recruitment Coordinator

Lasallian Volunteers has announced that Katie Bauser will join the staff as the new recruitment coordinator, effective October 29, 2018. Bauser has spent the past two years working with United Way of Greater Atlanta focusing on Supportive Services for Veteran Families. More from Lasallian Volunteers >

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New Visitor Appointed in Midwest District

Courtesy Midwest District Brother Michael Fehrenbach, FSC, has been appointed Visitor of the Midwest District by Brother Superior General Robert Schieler, FSC, following a balloting process of Brothers in the District. Brother Michael’s four-year term will begin July 1, 2019. He will succeed Brother Larry Schatz, FSC, who has served as Visitor since [...]

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Reverend James Burns Inaugurated as Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota President

Courtesy Winona Daily News Reverend James Burns, IVD, Ph.D., was inaugurated as the 14th president of Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota in Winona on October 5, 2018. Burns is the first non-Brother to lead the school in almost a century. Burns, a St. Paul native, is returning to Minnesota after serving as the [...]

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Superior General Writes Message of Support to Pope

Brother Superior General Robert Schieler, FSC, has penned a letter of support to Pope Francis, citing his “inspiring leadership and call for all men and women of good will to live daily the beatitudes of Jesus.” The letter touches upon Brother Robert’s sadness at the discord within the hierarchy of the Catholic Church, the history [...]

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International Lasallian Advisory Research Group Holds Inaugural Meeting

Courtesy Brother Martin Montoya, FSC The International Lasallian Advisory Research Group (ILARG) held its first gathering at Saint Mary's University of Minnesota in Minneapolis on September 23, 2018. Members of Lasallian higher education institutions established ILARG to increase research collaboration among the institutions in response to Pope Francis’ encyclical letter Laudato Si'. During [...]

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