Category: International

Lasallians from RELAN Attend World Youth Day 2019

Students from SMUMN with Brother Superior General Robert Schieler, FSC. Courtesy SMUMN Lasallians from the District of Eastern North America (DENA), the Midwest District and the District of San Francisco New Orleans attended the 2019 World Youth Day, which took place in Panamá, January 22-27, 2019. Staff, alumni, and students from Saint Mary’s University of [...]

By | 2019-02-21T15:34:52+00:00 February 8th, 2019|Districts, International, News, Regional, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on Lasallians from RELAN Attend World Youth Day 2019

New Edition of Lasallian Vocations Bulletin Available

The fifth edition of the Lasallian Vocations Bulletin is now available. This edition includes reflections and activities from around the world that focus on fostering a culture of vocations and Lasallian vocations. The Lasallian Region of North America (RELAN) is featured in this edition, with a Q&A with Brother Javier Hansen, FSC, religion teacher at [...]

By | 2019-01-24T14:14:08+00:00 January 24th, 2019|International, News|Comments Off on New Edition of Lasallian Vocations Bulletin Available

Brother Stephen Markham Assigned to Position in Rome

Courtesy Saint Mary's University of Minnesota Brother Stephen Markham, FSC, director of Contacts for the Midwest District, has been assigned to serve as mentor and assistant resident director for students from Lasallian universities living at the Brothers’ Generalate in Rome. The students are enrolled in the Lasallian Universities Center for Education (LUCE) program, [...]

By | 2019-01-10T14:49:59+00:00 January 10th, 2019|International, News, People|Comments Off on Brother Stephen Markham Assigned to Position in Rome

Letter Released from Lasallian Vocations Gathering in Kenya

As part of the celebration of the Year of Lasallian Vocations, a number of Lasallians gathered in Nairobi, Kenya, in November 2018 and have since released a letter, which includes encouraging the fostering of the culture of vocation, accompaniment and reflection on our call to respond. The letter also includes examples of ways in which [...]

By | 2019-01-10T15:49:56+00:00 January 10th, 2019|International, News|Comments Off on Letter Released from Lasallian Vocations Gathering in Kenya

Brother George Van Grieken to Lead Research and Resources in Rome

Courtesy District of SFNO Brother Superior General Robert Schieler, FSC, has announced the appointment of Brother George Van Grieken, FSC, of the District of San Francisco New Orleans (SFNO), as secretary coordinator of Lasallian Research and Resources for the Institute, effective September 2019. Brother George currently serves as director of the SFNO Lasallian [...]

By | 2019-01-10T14:45:01+00:00 January 10th, 2019|Districts, International, News, People|Comments Off on Brother George Van Grieken to Lead Research and Resources in Rome

Lasallian Universities Center for Education (LUCE) Plans for Next Program

Students in the 2018 LUCE program visit the Colosseum in Rome. Planning for the second full-semester program of the Lasallian Universities Center for Education (LUCE) is underway as participants from the first session share their experiences. LUCE was initiated at the Encuentro meeting in Bogotá in 2015. Representatives from colleges and universities in [...]

By | 2018-12-14T09:42:37+00:00 December 13th, 2018|International, News, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on Lasallian Universities Center for Education (LUCE) Plans for Next Program

Energy in Africa: Twinning, Formation, Vocations

From twinning to formation to vocations, three recent initiatives in Africa provided enriching experiences for Lasallians to bring home. Students at St. Paul’s Secondary School in Marsabit. Courtesy Maryann Donohue-Lynch Prior to the first International Lasallian Center (CIL) held in Africa, three Lasallians from the Lasallian Region of North America (RELAN) visited twinned [...]

By | 2018-11-30T09:18:28+00:00 November 30th, 2018|International, News, Twinning|Comments Off on Energy in Africa: Twinning, Formation, Vocations

New Interview with Brother Robert Schieler

Brother Superior General Robert Schieler, FSC, recently sat down with Salt and Light TV for an extended interview covering a wide range of topics. The interview took place in light of Brother Robert’s participation in the October 2018 Synod of Bishops, which he discussed. He also talked about works in the worldwide Lasallian mission, including [...]

By | 2018-11-30T14:38:26+00:00 November 28th, 2018|International, News, People|Comments Off on New Interview with Brother Robert Schieler

New Biography of the Founder Now Available

The Institute of the Brothers of the Christian Schools has released a new biography on Saint John Baptist de La Salle, entitled Walking Together, as a new resource to celebrate the Year of Lasallian Vocations, which kicks off December 2, 2018. The biography portion of the book is authored by Brother Diego Muñoz, FSC. The [...]

By | 2018-11-28T13:49:05+00:00 November 28th, 2018|International, News|Comments Off on New Biography of the Founder Now Available

Institute Releases Font for Lasallian Family

The Institute of the Brothers of the Christian Schools has a released a font called Indivisa Manet (permanently indivisible), created for use by the entire Lasallian family. From the Indivisa website, “In a diverse world, our font is a unifying element that allows us to recognize ourselves as part of a large family, and at [...]

By | 2018-11-28T13:36:56+00:00 November 28th, 2018|International, News|Comments Off on Institute Releases Font for Lasallian Family