Category: Schools/Ministries

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

USCCB Contest: ‘A Time to Heal Racism’

Courtesy USCCB The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) has announced the 2018-19 Creating on the Margins contest theme: “A Time to Heal Racism.” Each year, the USCCB offers a Creating on the Margins contest to help schools and parishes engage youth in learning about the root causes of poverty and the Church's response. [...]

By | 2018-11-28T13:45:42+00:00 November 28th, 2018|News, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on USCCB Contest: ‘A Time to Heal Racism’

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

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

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

Lasallian Colleges/Universities Highlighted in U.S. News Ranking, Others

All six Lasallian institutions of higher education appear in the 2019 U.S. News & World Report rankings of best colleges. The report ranks more than 1,800 U.S.-based colleges and universities in various categories, including best regional schools, best schools for veterans, best value schools and more. All six Lasallian colleges/universities appear on several lists, which affirms the [...]

By | 2018-09-13T11:25:56+00:00 September 13th, 2018|News, Regional, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on Lasallian Colleges/Universities Highlighted in U.S. News Ranking, Others

Christian Brothers Services Honors Founder With Endowment to Lewis University

Courtesy Lewis University Christian Brothers Services (CBS) is honoring its founder, Brother Joel Damian, FSC, with an endowment to Lewis University in Romeoville, Illinois. The endowment is entitled the “Brother Joel Damian, FSC, Business Plan Competition,” and will help offer a platform that fosters entrepreneurial thinking and transform thoughts into reality, better preparing [...]

By | 2018-08-30T11:19:20+00:00 August 30th, 2018|News, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on Christian Brothers Services Honors Founder With Endowment to Lewis University

Cristo Rey De La Salle East Bay High School Officially Opens

Courtesy District of San Francisco New Orleans Cristo Rey De La Salle East Bay High School, St. Elizabeth Campus in Oakland, California, officially opened its doors as the newest Lasallian ministry of the District of San Francisco New Orleans (SFNO) on August 15, 2018. The co-educational high school is located on the site [...]

By | 2018-08-30T11:14:35+00:00 August 30th, 2018|Districts, News, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on Cristo Rey De La Salle East Bay High School Officially Opens

Back-to-School Resources for Lasallians

As a new academic year gets underway, Lasallian educators around the Lasallian Region of North America (RELAN) are heading back to their ministries. Check out the resources below to find helpful tools for orientation and other activities. Words of the Founder: 100 Short Quotations - St. John Baptist de La Salle, Compiled by Nicholas Hutchinson, FSC From [...]

By | 2018-08-30T11:10:12+00:00 August 22nd, 2018|Districts, News, Regional, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on Back-to-School Resources for Lasallians

New Interim President Selected for Mullen High School

Courtesy District of San Francisco New Orleans Mullen High School in Denver, Colorado, has announced the appointment of Dr. Timothy Burns as the new 2018-19 interim president and CEO, effective August 15, 2018. Burns joins Mullen from Forsyth School, an independent private school in St. Louis, Missouri. The board of trustees is continuing [...]

By | 2018-08-17T11:30:36+00:00 August 17th, 2018|News, People, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on New Interim President Selected for Mullen High School