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Brother Joseph Schmidt, FSC

February 19th, 2022|7 Comments

1934-2022 Words of Remembrance for Brother Joseph Schmidt, FSC Written and Delivered by Brother Kevin Stanton, FSC Mass of Christian Burial La Salle University Chapel Philadelphia, PA February 24, 2022 Most of our lives as Brothers are fairly predictable in terms of the continuity of our community living and school work. Not so, I’m afraid, with our Br. Joseph. Over the years the question often was: Where is he now? and What is he doing? Which is apparently why he thought it [...]

  • Travis Wiggins approaches every visit with a purpose.

‘I’m trying to keep him alive.’ Feature on Tides Family Services and Mr. Travis Wiggins

February 16th, 2022|1 Comment

‘I’m trying to keep him alive.’ Life as an underpaid, overworked social worker in Providence - Originally reported by Dan McGowan, Boston Globe Travis Wiggins is a veteran social worker in Providence working with young people through Tides Family Services. Providence, RI - When you work with the kinds of kids Travis Wiggins works with every day – the ones who are always someone else’s problem, the ones who spend just as much time in the courtroom as the classroom, the [...]

  • R. Ross Fales

CBA Lincroft Names R. Ross Fales as First Lay President in School History

February 16th, 2022|0 Comments

R. Ross Fales - Click here for the full press release. Lincroft, NJ - After a comprehensive national search process, Christian Brothers Academy is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. R. Ross Fales as the fourth president in school history. He will be the first lay president of the Academy when his term officially begins in July 2022. Fales was selected by the Academy's Board of Trustees after a four-month, national search process. Assisted by the educational search firm, Carney, [...]

La Salle Academy Providence Announces a New Principal

February 1st, 2022|0 Comments

Mr. Timothy Welsh Providence, RI - La Salle Academy - Providence announces the appointment of Mr. Timothy Welsh as its next Principal. Mr. Welsh will join the school community in his official capacity on July 1, 2022. This announcement marks a major transition and milestone for La Salle Academy. After more than two decades of steadfast leadership and dedication, Principal Donald Kavanagh will retire at the end of this school year. The La Salle community is so very grateful for [...]

  • Daniel J. Allen, Ph.D

La Salle University selects Daniel J. Allen, Ph.D., as next president

February 1st, 2022|0 Comments

The Board of Trustees confirmed Allen, a senior vice president at DePaul University, as La Salle’s 30th President. Daniel J. Allen, Ph.D Philadelphia, PA—La Salle University has selected Daniel J. Allen, Ph.D., a senior vice president at DePaul University, as its 30th President following a vote by the University’s Board of Trustees. He will assume the presidency on April 18.The selection of La Salle’s President-elect follows a nine-month nationwide search led by the University's 21-member Presidential Search Committee, with professional support from executive [...]

Superior General Appoints Next SFNO Brother Visitor

December 17th, 2021|0 Comments

Brother Robert Schieler, FSC, Superior General of the Institute of the Brothers of the Christian Schools, has informed Brother Nick Gonzalez, FSC, that he will be appointed to a four-year term as Brother Visitor of the District of San Francisco New Orleans (SFNO), effective July 1, 2022. Brother Nick will be SFNO’s second Brother Visitor, succeeding Brother Donald Johanson, FSC, who has served as SFNO’s Brother Visitor since 2014. The appointment follows the completed nomination process held by the District and the [...]