CCSTA recently had the opportunity to officially present the certificates and prizes to the winners of the Share Your Gifts Contest, which encouraged students from across the country to submit entries showcasing their value of receiving a Catholic education.
With a vast educational and travel background, Fr. Paul Hansen has first-hand experience and understanding about Catholicism and how it plays a role in cultures from around the world.
A member of the Redemptorist Congregation, Fr. Paul has completed sabbaticals in Latin America, Europe and the Middle East., and his continued informal studies have spanned the globe giving him a living context for the Jesus text.
Set as one of the conference’s keynote speakers at the CCSTA 2014 AGM in Kingston, Ontario this June, Fr. Paul plans to speak about these global experiences and bring it back home; he will discuss Catholic Education in dialogue with present Canadian culture.
Dr. Nicholas Mancini passed away peacefully on Saturday, February 22, 2014, after a long, happy and rewarding life. Family, profession, faith and community were the cornerstones of his life, stated his obituary, and the Hamilton-Wentworth Catholic District School Board was one of many organizations to benefit from his goodness and service.
“Dr. Mancini made a tremendous contribution to Catholic education not only locally, but to Catholic school boards throughout the province,” said Chairperson Patrick J. Daly. “What a great example he has been to our community.”