Category: People

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

Letters of Affiliation Presented in DENA

From left: Brother Thomas Casey, FSC, Don Kavanagh and La Salle Academy president Brother Thomas Gerrow, FSC. Courtesy DENA Donald J. Kavanagh, principal of La Salle Academy in Providence, Rhode Island, was presented with Letters of Affiliation (AFSC) during a ceremony held October 13, 2018. Brothers Thomas Casey and Richard Galvin, Auxiliary Visitors [...]

By | 2018-11-09T15:33:54+00:00 November 9th, 2018|Districts, News, People|Comments Off on Letters of Affiliation Presented in DENA

President Appointed at Christian Brothers High School, Memphis

Courtesy Midwest District Brother David Poos, FSC, has been named the new president of Christian Brothers High School in Memphis, Tennessee effective January 1, 2019. Brother David has been a De La Salle Christian Brother for 46 years. In 1989, he was named director-principal of Bishop Kelley High School in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and served [...]

By | 2018-11-09T14:41:17+00:00 November 9th, 2018|Districts, News, People, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on President Appointed at Christian Brothers High School, Memphis

Gery Short, AFSC, to Receive Johnston Award

Courtesy District of San Francisco New Orleans Longtime Lasallian Gery Short, AFSC, will be honored with the Brother John Johnston, FSC Award to recognize his significant service to the Lasallian mission. For more than 30 years, Short has embraced his vocation as a lay person in the Catholic Church serving the students, teachers, [...]

By | 2018-11-09T15:30:42+00:00 November 9th, 2018|Districts, News, People, Regional|Comments Off on Gery Short, AFSC, to Receive Johnston Award

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 >

By | 2018-10-12T13:45:42+00:00 October 12th, 2018|News, People|Comments Off on Lasallian Volunteers Announce New Recruitment Coordinator

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 [...]

By | 2018-10-12T13:39:26+00:00 October 12th, 2018|Districts, News, People|Comments Off on New Visitor Appointed in Midwest District

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 [...]

By | 2018-10-12T16:40:10+00:00 October 12th, 2018|News, People, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on Reverend James Burns Inaugurated as Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota President

Resources to Celebrate Brother James Miller Beatification Now Available

The Midwest District has compiled numerous resources to celebrate the upcoming beatification of Brother James (Santiago) Miller, FSC, who was martyred in Huehuetenango, Guatemala in 1982. Brother James will be the first De La Salle Christian Brother from the United States to be beatified. On March 20th, 2018, the nine theologians of the Theology Commission [...]

By | 2018-09-13T08:57:46+00:00 September 13th, 2018|International, News, People|Comments Off on Resources to Celebrate Brother James Miller Beatification Now Available

Brother Albert Chabot, RIP

Brother Albert Chabot, FSC, of the Francophone Canada District, died on August 20, 2018, in Montréal, Canada. He was 103 years old. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS: Monday, August 27, 2018 11:00 a.m., Visitation 7 :30 p.m., Prayer Résidence De La Salle 300, Chemin du Bord-de-l’Eau Laval, Québec Tuesday, August 28, 2018 10:30 a.m., Funeral Mass Laval, Québec [...]

By | 2018-08-28T14:12:06+00:00 August 24th, 2018|News, People, Transitions|Comments Off on Brother Albert Chabot, RIP