Superior General

On Thursday 9 October, the Francis Douglas College community welcomed to the College, the Superior General of the De La Salle Brothers, Brother Alvaro Rodriguez Echeverria, together with Brother Victor Franco, General Councillor, and Brother David Hawke, Visitor.

Brother Superior was welcomed to the College by a whakatau led by Mr Taare Ruakere and our M?ѬÅori students. During the assembly that followed, Bro Superior was entertained by the College choir and some of the talented music students of the College. Brother Superior spoke to the students and reminded them that they are part of a world-wide Lasallian movement.

Following the assembly, Bro Superior, Bro Victor and Bro David had morning tea with College staff and both Bro Superior and Bro Victor addressed and encouraged the staff. in their roles as Lasallian teachers. The brief visit to the College concluded with an informal lunch with the College leaders.

See photos here.