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Responding to Racism: A Lasallian Dialogue Draws More than 1,600 from 34 Countries

June 26th, 2020|Comments Off on Responding to Racism: A Lasallian Dialogue Draws More than 1,600 from 34 Countries

Eatontown, NJ - In response to the call for racial justice, more than 1,600 people from 34 countries registered to view Responding to Racism: A Lasallian Dialogue, a livestream discussion on June 25. The Lasallian Association of Colleges and Universities (LACU) hosted the dialogue in collaboration with the Office for Lasallian Education at Christian Brothers Conference and three of the Districts in the Lasallian Region of North America (RELAN): District of Eastern North America, Midwest District and District of San Francisco New Orleans. [...]

June 22: COVID-19: Weekly Communique from The Office of the Visitor

June 22nd, 2020|Comments Off on June 22: COVID-19: Weekly Communique from The Office of the Visitor

June 22, 2020 Dear Brothers and Lasallians, This is our final Monday morning iContact message. Henceforth, we will share future matters pertaining to COVID on our regular Wednesday Weekly Updates. (In fact, we will include a remarkable reflection by Charlie O’Connell this Wednesday.) We appreciate the feedback we have received over these 15 Mondays. During these months, we have had the opportunity to share resources, many of which have been brought to our attention by our Brothers. So many of these resources [...]

Responding to Racism: A Lasallian Dialogue – June 25, 2020

June 15th, 2020|0 Comments

A call to discussion and action, to work for racial justice and equity... Eatontown, NJ — On June 25, 2020, the Lasallian Association of Colleges and Universities (LACU) with support from the Institute of the Brothers of the Christian Schools through the Lasallian Region of North America (RELAN) and its Districts of Eastern North America, Midwest, and San Francisco New Orleans will host Responding to Racism: A Lasallian Dialogue. The virtual panel discussion is an initiative of the six Lasallian colleges and [...]

June 15: COVID-19: Weekly Communique from The Office of the Visitor

June 15th, 2020|0 Comments

June 15, 2020 Dear Brothers and Lasallians, Charlie Barbush has now had two weeks at the Methodist Home and he continues to make progress. Deescalating from COVID. A month ago, as parts of Europe were planning to transition from very strong lockdown restrictions, an article appeared in the Spanish Journal Vida Religiosa with some reflections for religious to consider as they transition to a post-Covid world begins to emerge. Perhaps as we begin that process in parts of DENA, the words of [...]

District of Eastern North America Names Mrs. Maggie Dombroski as Associate Director of Advancement

June 10th, 2020|0 Comments

Experienced non-profit fundraising professional named to newly established position in Christian Brothers’ District Advancement office Mrs. Maggie Dombroski Eatontown, NJ – The Brothers of the Christian Schools, District of Eastern North America (DENA), is proud to announce Mrs. Maggie Dombroski as their selection for the newly created Associate Director position in the Office of Advancement. Mrs. Dombroski began the new role on June 8, 2020. As an advancement professional with eight years of experience in the non-profit sector, Mrs. Dombroski has [...]

La Salle Institute Middle School Students Create ‘TieMask’

June 9th, 2020|0 Comments

Original story from WNYT Albany by Emily De Vito Troy, NY – Three La Salle Institute middle school students are being recognized for their innovative inventions. The head of the science department at La Salle Institute said he was looking for something the students could participate in amid the coronavirus pandemic. He had middle school students enter the Western New York Invention Convention. That is when eighth grade twin brothers Brendan and Patrick McNaughton started to brainstorm and realized the lack of masks [...]