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Honoring communication majors

Honoring communication majors

Brianna Hawkins

May 4, 2018


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Senior communication major Madison Chauvin presents her thesis on "Modern Feminism and Millennial Women: Their  Perception and the Communication Involved." The thesis also won the "Outstanding Communication Senior Thesis" award. Brianna Hawkins/The Lion's Roar Senior communi...

Honors students recognized for their outstanding performances

Prakriti Adhikari

May 4, 2018


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Senior occupational safety, health and management major Daniel Cuevas recieves an award from Director of the Honors Program Dr. Claire Procopio during the "Honors Recognition Ceremony." The Honors Program organized the ceremony to honor students with outstanding peformances. Prakriti Adh...

Observation of ant-fungus symbiosis

Nikisun Shrestha

May 1, 2018


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Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences Dr. April Wright will present “Farmers Below Our Feet: How Ants Use Fungus to Shape Ecosystems” as part of the Science on Tap series. The presentation is scheduled for Tuesday, May 1 at 7 p.m. in Tope La Catering.  “I’ll be talkin...

Carruth influencing the nursing program

Carruth influencing the nursing program

Jennifer Dettwiller

May 1, 2018


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For the past six years, Dr. Ann Carruth has held positions as the Dean of Nursing and Health Sciences for the university and is on the board of commissioners at the North Oaks Health System. Carruth has continued her journey with holding a title at North Oaks Health System of Vice Chairman of the b...

Training the leaders of SGA

Zachary Araki

May 1, 2018


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The leadership initiative Next Up offers students a way to become involved in the Student Government Association. SGA decided to run the initiative to boost participation in SGA and train students for a government position. “Often, students come into the Office for Student Engagement and a...

The great divide: Managing a business and education

The great divide: Managing a business and education

Jennifer Dettwiller

May 1, 2018


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Senior management major India Williams hopes to continue her photography journey after college and hopes to further young, aspiring photographers. Jennifer Dettwiller/The Lion’s Roar India Williams began to build a name for herself in the photography business during high school.  The s...

Students honored by DSA

Students honored  by DSA

Jonathan Rhodes

May 1, 2018


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SGA President Richard Davis Jr. was sworn in at the DSA convocation. Jonathan Rhodes/The Lion’s Roar The “2018 Division for Student Affairs Convocation” recognized students and faculty for their efforts to improve the campus and create an enjoyable experience for the entire campus. Studen...

Efforts to commemorate Earth Day

Efforts to commemorate Earth Day

Jacob Summerville

April 27, 2018


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Since 1970, Earth Day has been celebrated on April 22. Those who celebrate Earth Day usually focus on litter and recycling. This photo was taken near the Pottle Performance Circle. Jacob Summerville/The Lion's Roar Several departments around campus expressed their respect for the environmen...

Spreading sexual abuse awareness on Denim Day

Spreading sexual abuse awareness on Denim Day

Jacob Summerville

April 27, 2018


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Students and faculty gathered to learn about the story of an 18-year-old girl who was raped and the court's decision behind the case. Tables with counseling, self-defense and sexual assault information were set up behind a display of hanging jeans. Jacob Summerville/The Lion's Roar The Off...

Stroke victim documentary

Brianna Hawkins

April 26, 2018


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The Southeastern Channel broadcasted a documentary about local stroke victim Benny Latino and his journey to regaining his speech. The 10-minute documentary “To Speak Again” produced, written and directed by Amanda Triay aired Saturday, April 21 at 8 p.m. on the channel’s website...

Ring Ceremony Approaches

Ring Ceremony Approaches

Don Lawrence

April 26, 2018


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The annual “Ring Ceremony” is held to celebrate and commemorate the accomplishments of soon to be graduates at the university. File Photo/The Lion’s Roar The Alumni Association announced that on Wednesday, May 2 at 6 p.m. in the Student Union Grand Ballroom, President Dr. John ...

A lecture on not denying the past

A lecture on not denying the past

Jennifer Dettwiller

April 26, 2018


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Instructor of History Dr. Craig Saucier speaks at the Student Union Threatre about why it is important to remember the Holocaust. Jennifer Dettwiller/The Lion's Roar The department of history and political science ended the year-long lecture series about World War II focusing on Yom Hashoah, ...