Category: News

New Midwest District Auxiliary Visitor Appointed

Brother Chris Englert, FSC, has been appointed Auxiliary Visitor of the Midwest District by Brother Superior General Robert Schieler, FSC. Brother Chris’ four-year term will begin July 1, 2019. Brother Chris has been president of Christian Brothers High School in Memphis, Tennessee, since 1990. He will complete his service as president in December 2018. Over [...]

By | 2018-12-13T17:59:06+00:00 December 13th, 2018|Districts, News, People|Comments Off on New Midwest District Auxiliary Visitor Appointed

Letters of Affiliation Presented in DENA

Frank Cafaro is presented with Letters of Affiliation. Courtesy District of Eastern North America Frank Cafaro, the director of guidance and Lasallian animator at St. Peter’s Boys High School in Staten Island, New York, was presented with Letters of Affiliation (AFSC) November 3, 2018. Cafaro has served more than 45 years as an [...]

By | 2018-12-14T09:42:11+00:00 December 13th, 2018|Districts, News, People, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on Letters of Affiliation Presented in DENA

Lasallians Invited to Unite for March for Life in D.C.

Lasallians have walked together at previous March for Life events, including in 2015 as pictured. Lasallians who are planning to attend the March for Life in Washington, D.C., on January 18, 2019, are invited to unite and walk together. St. John’s College High School in Chevy Chase, D.C., plans to provide lodging along [...]

By | 2018-12-13T17:43:10+00:00 December 13th, 2018|News, Regional, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on Lasallians Invited to Unite for March for Life in D.C.

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

Manhattan College to Host Imagination, Inquiry and Innovation Institute

On March 30, 2019, Manhattan College in Riverdale, New York, and the Maxine Greene Institute will co-sponsor the fifth annual Imagination, Inquiry and Innovation Institute (I-4). The theme of the event is “Look Again: The Art of Multiple Perspectives.” The institute’s goal is to bring together innovative thinkers and practitioners who exemplify outstanding practice. This [...]

By | 2018-12-13T18:35:45+00:00 December 13th, 2018|News, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on Manhattan College to Host Imagination, Inquiry and Innovation Institute

Brother Edward Barry Bartkowiak, RIP

Brother Edward Barry Bartkowiak, FSC, of the District of Eastern North America, died December 11, 2018, at the University of Maryland Medical Center in Baltimore, Maryland. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS: Saturday, December 15, 2018 9:30 - 11:30 a.m., Viewing 11:30 a.m., Mass of Christian Burial Saint Joseph Catholic Church 11007 Montgomery Avenue Beltsville, MD 20705 Burial to follow at La Salle [...]

By | 2018-12-13T17:22:32+00:00 December 13th, 2018|News, Transitions|Comments Off on Brother Edward Barry Bartkowiak, RIP

CBC Accepts Applications for Development Assistant

Christian Brothers Conference (CBC) is accepting applications for a development assistant to provide leadership to the overall data management and integrity processes of CBC’s database. This is a full-time position based in Washington, D.C. The application deadline is January 6, 2019. Read the full description here >

By | 2018-12-13T10:05:44+00:00 December 12th, 2018|News, Regional|Comments Off on CBC Accepts Applications for Development Assistant

New Year of Lasallian Vocations Poster Now Available

A new poster is now available to help commemorate the Year of Lasallian Vocations. Celebrating Saint John Baptist de La Salle as the patron saint of teachers and highlighting the impact of his mission today, this 11x17 downloadable poster can be printed and displayed in ministries. Ministries are welcome to customize the poster by changing [...]

By | 2018-11-30T09:50:59+00:00 November 30th, 2018|News, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on New Year of Lasallian Vocations Poster Now Available

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

Resources for the 2018 Advent Season

Advent begins the Church’s liturgical year and leads us to Christmas. During this time, you are invited to utilize the following resources and tools for inspiration and guidance. If you have a resource to share, please email it to communications@lasallian.info. Meditations by Saint John Baptist de La Salle for each Sunday in Advent: Meditation for the [...]

By | 2018-12-11T09:55:16+00:00 November 28th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Resources for the 2018 Advent Season