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Cornelius Begley ’96 Named 10th Principal of Christian Brothers Academy

April 7th, 2022|0 Comments

Lincroft,NJ – Christian Brothers Academy is pleased to announce that Cornelius “Neil” Begley ’96 has been chosen as the 10th principal in school history. A science and mathematics teacher at CBA from 2003-2009, Begley returns to the Academy after spending 13 years at St. Leo the Great School in Lincroft as vice principal and principal. “It is an honor to come back to a place which helped form me into the man I am today,” Begley said. “Having spent many years at CBA, [...]

Face of the Fund: Kelvin Lopez

March 30th, 2022|Comments Off on Face of the Fund: Kelvin Lopez

by Mr. Donald Holden – Director of Development, The De La Salle School, Freeport NY Kelvin Lopez came to The De La Salle School as a 5th grader in the fall of 2016. His parents were so happy with what his brother Danny, a member of the Class of 2017, was experiencing at The De La Salle School, that they entrusted Kelvin to our care as well. Kelvin had received his early education in the Freeport Public School System. Due to [...]

Brother Spotlight: Richard Galvin

March 30th, 2022|Comments Off on Brother Spotlight: Richard Galvin

Br. Richard Galvin, FSC St. La Salle posed this question to his Brothers, “Do you have faith that is able to touch the hearts of your students and to inspire them with the Christian spirit? This is the greatest miracle you can perform and the one that God asks of you, for this is the purpose of your work.”  In 1984, I made a decision that has enabled me to quest after this remarkable miracle each day. I decided to experience [...]

San Miguel Schools: A History of Success Throughout Adversity

March 30th, 2022|0 Comments

Three hundred and forty years ago, when Saint John Baptist de La Salle founded the Brothers of the Christian Schools, the lives of the Brothers were dedicated to the education of the poor children of the streets in France. He had given away his fortune, and swore that their work and their lives would rely solely on God’s providence, through the support of the communities in which they served.  In the early 1990s, in response to a great need amid the streets [...]

Brother James Loxham, FSC

March 5th, 2022|8 Comments

1934 – 2022 Words of Remembrance for Brother James Loxham, FSC Written and Delivered by Brother Ralph Bucci, FSC Mass of Christian Burial Christian Brothers Center Narragansett, Rhode Island March 12, 2022 Good morning. I want to thank John McMahon and Bill Mann for discussions that helped me refine this reflection. Since I lead relaxation meditations, I suggest you might want to assume a meditative psychic and physical posture during this reflection: Rest your hands on your lap; close your eyes; take [...]

Br. Daniel Gardner, FSC, Appointed to Serve as Interim President at Manhattan College

March 4th, 2022|0 Comments

Brother Daniel Gardner, FSC Riverdale, NY - Brother Daniel Gardner, FSC has been appointed by the Manhattan College Board of Trustees to serve as interim college president, effective July 1, 2022, following Brennan O’Donnell as Manhattan College’s 19th president. Br. Daniel has served the college in several capacities including leadership roles in the Office of Admissions and the Center for Graduate School and Fellowship Advisement. His tenure with the college also includes serving as an adjunct instructor in the Department of [...]