Feature Stories

25th Annual Charter Dinner

Since its inception in 1993, La Salle has celebrated its March 20, 1863 founding with the annual Charter Dinner. The event raised more than $4.5 million and proceeds have gone to the University’s Scholarship Fund. Each year, the Lasallian Leadership award is presented to honor those who demonstrate outstanding leadership in the corporate, civic, governmental, […]

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Not All Those Who Wander Are Lost

While most college students around the country use springbreak as a time to let loose and relax from the rigors of the school year, many students at La Salle use that break for something bigger. Travel study courses and service trips continue to enrich the lives of students along with the lives of those around […]

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10 Questions With Fran Kinder

1. Who has been the biggest influence on your life? My paternal grandmother came to the U.S. from Italy to work as a seamstress and raise my dad as a widow. She led by example, teaching me a hard work ethic and took me to church every Sunday. She showed me how to pray, sew, […]

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Changing the World One Education at a Time

In the halls of La Salle, the office of Richard Mshomba, Ph.D., ’85, looks much like what you might expect of any professor. A computer sits atop a desk surrounded by stacks of papers. There are two chairs for guests, a few special photographs, and a wall crammed from end to end with books and […]

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Lori King

No one would have blamed Lori King, ’97 if she decided to throw in the towel during her record-breaking open water swim around Bermuda. Her torn rotator cuff, swollen tongue, and nose and throat raw from the unforgiving salt water were the least of her worries. King had to fight through the painful 36.5-mile swim […]

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AUTHOR KEVIN R. ALGER, ’81, COMES BACK TO LA SALLE FOR MULTIDAY EVENT

Kevin R. Alger, ’81, CFA, returned to campus for two days to deliver engaging presentations to students in Delta Sigma Pi, the Summit Program, and the Academic Discovery Program (ADP). Alger, author of Son of a Postman: Delivering Straight Talk on Managing Fluffers, Bullies and the Rest of the Team,also did a book signing. For students […]

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SEAN QUIGLEY, ’08, FINISHES 11TH IN THE 2017 BOSTON MARATHON

La Salle cross country and track and field alumnus Sean Quigley, ’08, finished 11th in the 121st Boston Marathon on April 17 with a time of 2:15:34. Quigley was one of 12 runners chosen to run with the John Hancock U.S Elite Team, which includes medalists from the Olympics and the World and Pan American […]

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