Lasallian Outlook-5 December 2016

De La Salle Brother takes his final vows in Pakistan

Lasallians across Pakistan have gathered in Faisalabad for a ceremony in which De La Salle Brother Shashi Abrar has made his perpetual vows as a Brother of the Christian Schools.

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Launch of 2017 Lasallian Formation Calendar

Lasallian Mission Services has released a 2017 calendar, showcasing our key formation programs for teachers, Principals and other staff in schools and other workplaces.

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Lasallian Leaders Gathering-February 2017

Invitations have been sent via email to Lasallian leaders across our District to the next Lasallian Leaders Gathering, which will take place in Wollongong NSW from 26-28 February 2017.

The theme for the event is "Lasallians Without Limits: working for a hopeful future" and it will feature keynote presentations from all four sectors of our District and from Lasallian Works.
 

The venue for next year's conference is the Novotel in Wollongong with a shuttle bus arranged to transport delegates from Sydney Airport to the venue.

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yourtown introduces new Values Awards

Hardworking and committed staff across the national welfare agency yourtown are being recognised for their commitment to Lasallian values through a new awards program which is proving to be a very popular initiative across the organisation.

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New Principal appointed at La Salle Academy Lithgow

An experienced leader in Catholic secondary schools in New South Wales, Mrs Joyce Smith has been appointed the new Principal of La Salle Academy Lithgow, commencing in Term 1, 2017.

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De La Salle Revesby forging closer links with Pakistan

De La Salle College Revesby Mathematics and Science teacher Mr Michael Justin is looking forward to forging strong professional ties with fellow Lasallian teachers in Pakistan this summer through our District's Twinning program.

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Enhanced I-T resources for PNG through St Bede's Mentone

Teachers and students at a Port Moresby Lasallian school will benefit greatly through much better access to information technology thanks to a professional partnership with a fellow Lasallian college in Melbourne as part of our District's new Twinning program.

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Malvern students undertake Coolies program in India

In what has become a proud tradition for De La Salle College Malvern, Year 12 students and senior staff members have been undertaking a large-scale building project this month in one of India's most disadvantaged communities.

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New Lasalian Alumni Group in New Zealand

Young Lasallians in New Zealand are benefiting greatly through a new Alumni group which is helping them stay in contact with the Lasallian family and its service projects while they are studying and first entering the workforce.

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Holy Spirit College leads Liturgy for St Pope John Paul II

Students from Holy Spirit College Lakemba have played a central role in a Special Liturgy in Sydney, marking the 30th anniversary since Saint Pope John Paul II delivered a landmark address on Indigenous rights in Australia.

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A Tribute to the Year 12 Graduates

As many Lasallian schools across our District bid farewell to their Year 12 graduates this month, the Assistant Principal (Mission) at Oakhill College in Sydney, Mr Andrew Millar has written a moving tribute to the current Year 12 class at his school.

 

Online Lasallian Resources for Advent

Lasallians around the globe will benefit from sharing prayers, reflections and other resources during the Advent season through an outstanding Online Advent Retreat developed by the District of Eastern North America.

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You can find more information on upcoming Lasallian events and programs across our District through our 2017 Online Calendar