The Lion's Roar

2020 Spring Staff

Jacob Summerville

Jacob Summerville, a history and political science major, has worked at The Lion's Roar since September 2017. A native of Greenwell Springs, LA, Jacob hopes to attend law school after his undergraduate career. He enjoys the arts...

Prakriti Adhikari

Prakriti Adhikari is an accounting major and an international student from Kathmandu, Nepal. Adhikari has been working with The Lion's Roar since Fall of 2017. She wants to have a career as a public accountant and enjoys listening...

Gerard Borne

Gerard Borne is a Communication major from Norco, LA. Borne began working at The Lion's Roar in the fall of 2018. Borne plans to become a sports agent upon graduation.

Symiah Dorsey

Symiah Dorsey is a communication major from Laplace, Louisiana. She grew up in Ramstein, Germany and is passionate about traveling and embracing different cultures. After beginning to work for The Lion’s Roar in Fall 2019, Sym...

Briyana Anderson

Briyana Anderson is a communication major from Maringouin and began working at the Lion's Roar in the Fall of 2019. She is apart of Pi Delta Epsilon and passionate about writing and photography.

Trinity Brown

Trinity Brown is a mass communication major with a concentration in electronic media and a Baton Rouge native. She is very active on campus as an SGA senator, news reporter for the Southeastern Channel, and a staff reporter f...

Austin Dewease

Austin Dewease is a communication major from Slidell, LA. He has been a staff reporter with The Lion’s Roar since March of 2020. Austin has a passion for filmmaking, writing and music. He plans to become a multimedia journalist...

Jordyn Franklin

Jordyn Franklin is an English major from Baton Rouge. She has been a staff reporter with the Lion’s Roar since February of 2020. She enjoys writing, photography and learning foreign languages.

Elana Guillory

Elana Guillory is a psychology major and lives in Ponchatoula. She began working as a reporter for The Lions Roar in the Fall of 2019. Elana has a passion for everything art: from theatre and music, to painting and photography.

Nicholas Herring

Nicholas Herring is an English major from Folsom. He has been a staff reporter for Le Souvenir since February 2020, and hopes to work in media writing after graduation. When he's not working, he serves as a member of the Baptist...

Jacob Lofton

Jacob Lofton is a music education major from Prairieville. He has been a staff reporter with The Lion’s Roar since the Fall of 2019 and spends his spare time practicing saxophone and studying.

Brynn Lundy

Brynn Lundy began working for The Lion's Roar in the Fall of 2019. She is from Lutcher, LA and she is passionate about reading and writing.

Dylan Meche

Dylan Meche is a Political Science major from Baton Rouge. He has been a reporter for The Lion's Roar since August of 2019. Outside of the office, he is involved with the Catholic Student Association and spends his free time reading...

Maggie Tregre

Maggie Tregre is an English education major from Baton Rouge, LA. She has been a part of the Lion’s Roar staff since the fall of 2019. She is a member of the Honors program and enjoys reading, writing, and being creative.

Lojuanda Weary

Lojuanda Weary is a biological sciences major with a concentration in integrative. She is the cartoonist for The Lion's Roar and occasionally draws for the Le Souvenir yearbook. Her favorite things to do are playing video games...

Gabrielle Wood

Gabby Wood is a communication major with a focus in public relations. Outside the office, you can find her trying new coffee shops and endlessly scrolling through TikTok.

Justin Woodring

Justin Woodring is a computer science & applied physics double major from Albany. Justin has served in both Developer & Technology Advisor functions for Student Publications since Fall of 2018. He enjoys going to Toastmasters,...

Daniel McClain

Daniel McClain is a communications major from Independence. He has been a staff reporter since Fall of 2019. He is apart of the SLU Lions Cheer team. During his spare time, he enjoys playing sports, listening to music and having...

Dr. Lee E. Lind

Dr. Lee E. Lind joined the staff of Southeastern in 2004 and has served as the Director of Student Publications since 2007. He leads the department in providing students a learning lab environment in which to expand their journalism,...