The Buttimer Institute of Lasallian Studies (Buttimer)

Buttimer provides participants with a deeper understanding and appreciation of the Lasallian charism.

The Buttimer Institute

The Buttimer Institute for Lasallian Studies is a residential program offered for two weeks for three years. Topics of study include: The Founding Story; De La Salle’s Educational Vision; and De La Salle’s Spiritual Vision. Lasallian educators come from regional and international works: universities, secondary schools, San Miguel middle schools, as well as from educational institutions serving court adjudicate youth.

Instructors include Brother and lay Partner scholars: Br. Jeffrey Calligan, Br. Bill Mann (President SMU and SMC Board member), Br. Tim Caldwell and Dr. Greg Kopra (a SFNO District educational leader and SMC lecturer).

Location: Saint Mary’s College (including residence hall living) Dates: June 2-July 8 (residential program on SMC campus) and a commitment for two successive years Dates: June 2-July 8 (residential program on SMC campus) and a commitment for two successive years

For further information contact: Sally Jamison, Coordinator for Mission

Saint Mary's College P.O. Box 5168
Moraga, CA 94575-5168
(925) 631-4406
[email protected]