The Lion's Roar

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 - plays and live music - as well as fitness.

Jacob Summerville, Editor-in-Chief

Jun 06, 2020
A letter from the editor: A new perspective (Story)
Feb 11, 2020
Black History Month feature: Dorothy Height (Story)
Jan 29, 2020
How athletes stayed motivated over winter break (Media)
Jan 28, 2020
Forum following play performance explored civil rights in the modern era (Story)
Jan 23, 2020
Searching for an internship (Story)
Jan 22, 2020
A letter from the editor (Story)
Nov 21, 2019
Fourth-quarter comeback not enough for an SLU victory over LSU (Story)
Nov 19, 2019
Tacos & Beer relocates in downtown Hammond (Story)
Nov 16, 2019
Vendors share their viewpoints of Starry November Night (Story)
Nov 12, 2019
Event additions reshape Mocktails (Story)
Oct 26, 2019
Columbia features Romantic-era composers through the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra (Story)
Oct 15, 2019
Lions fall to Cardinals 27-21 in Homecoming Game (Story)
Oct 10, 2019
Volleyball loses 0-3 from troubles on offense (Story)
Oct 08, 2019
Homecoming Court and Beau Court Interviews (Story)
Oct 08, 2019
Forum explores complaints about preachers’ hatred (Story)
Oct 08, 2019
Editorial: Preparing for the paper’s future (Story)
Oct 04, 2019
Twin ceremonies will fix overcrowding at commencement (Story)
Oct 02, 2019
One injured, one in custody after shooting (Story/Media)
Oct 02, 2019
Food Pantry aims to feed campus community (Story)
Sep 27, 2019
‘Storm 30’ adds new aspects to routine (Story)
Sep 24, 2019
Manuel returns as an assistant pitching coach (Story)
Sep 19, 2019
A tale of deception, love and death (Story)
Sep 18, 2019
Burns to play at HRAC (Story)
Sep 18, 2019
Making a resume error-free (Story)
Sep 16, 2019
‘Storm 30’ adds new aspects to routine (Story)
Sep 15, 2019
Rugby Club starts its schedule (Story/Media)
Sep 10, 2019
Former homecoming royalty offers advice (Story)
Sep 10, 2019
Riley obtains broadcasting experience from renowned alumna (Story)
Aug 31, 2019
Intensity in the first half drives soccer team to victory (Story/Media)
Aug 27, 2019
State law changes university free speech policy (Story)
Aug 25, 2019
“Green & Gold Match” prepares Lady Lions for the volleyball season (Story/Media)
Aug 20, 2019
Party at Strawberry Stadium completes the last day of summer break (Story/Media)
Aug 20, 2019
Staying Safe: What to do when struggling with alcohol (Story)
Jun 13, 2019
A new taste in town (Story)
Jun 12, 2019
Opportunities in street dancing (Story)
May 14, 2019
A change in pace after graduating (Story)
May 13, 2019
Marching programs enrich student band instructors (Story)
May 13, 2019
Kinesiology offers futures through employment (Story)
May 07, 2019
Hundreds support call for change (Story)
May 07, 2019
African history on display (Story)
Apr 16, 2019
Hammond residence offers free, live music (Story)
Apr 16, 2019
Do laptops hinder or help students? (Story)
Apr 09, 2019
A band’s shift in musicians creates a new sound (Story)
Apr 09, 2019
Vinyl makes a strong reappearance (Story)
Apr 09, 2019
Using the skills taught in class to face obstacles outside school (Story)
Apr 09, 2019
Effects of hazing linger nationally (Story)
Apr 06, 2019
Performance unites arts and crowd (Story/Media)
Apr 05, 2019
The conclusion of Greek Week awards teams (Story/Media)
Apr 03, 2019
Battleship: survive or sink (Story/Media)
Apr 02, 2019
UPD: More than an emergency number (Story)
Apr 02, 2019
Kitchen mastery begins with baking (Story)
Apr 02, 2019
International Sports: Caber Toss (Story)
Apr 01, 2019
“Spongebob A” not thrown off guard (Story/Media)
Mar 31, 2019
Changes to volleyball tournament affected location and outcome (Story/Media)
Mar 26, 2019
Temptations of athletes using drugs (Story)
Mar 26, 2019
Modern singer will leave mark (Story)
Mar 26, 2019
Find affordable and quality food (Story)
Mar 23, 2019
Fellowship invites families to Greek village (Story/Media)
Mar 20, 2019
A connection built between STEM and the community (Story)
Mar 19, 2019
Student-athletes find motivation (Story)
Mar 19, 2019
Instabilities mold Goodman for the better (Story)
Mar 12, 2019
A call to legalize marijuana for its benefits and everything we do not know (Story)
Mar 12, 2019
Used books looking for a new home (Story)
Mar 12, 2019
Uses of CBD since legalization (Story)
Mar 12, 2019
A repair strengthens a community (Story)
Mar 11, 2019
Selling art that holds a practical purpose (Story)
Mar 09, 2019
Rising artists showcase their projects (Story/Media)
Feb 27, 2019
Green and gold take down the Golden Flashes (Story/Media)
Feb 27, 2019
How financial aid impacts students from rural areas (Story)
Feb 27, 2019
Oh, how the times have changed (Story)
Feb 27, 2019
A recovery in sports outside the lion’s den (Story)
Feb 19, 2019
LINK eases personal tensions (Story)
Feb 19, 2019
Dancing in two programs (Story)
Feb 19, 2019
The Harlem Renaissance and how jazz became the highlight of the era (Story)
Feb 19, 2019
10 years with Crain (Story)
Feb 18, 2019
Leaving Lion Classic II 6-6 (Story/Media)
Feb 14, 2019
Cheating in college (Story)
Feb 12, 2019
Technology influences the arts (Story)
Feb 12, 2019
Dates for the indecisive and frugal (Story)
Feb 12, 2019
A time to give back (Story/Media)
Feb 09, 2019
‘Ruddigore’ lights up the Columbia (Story/Media)
Feb 05, 2019
Lights out (Story)
Feb 05, 2019
A day in the life of Christian Mozingo (Story)
Feb 05, 2019
Knowing the right way to cross (Story)
Feb 05, 2019
Spring sports filling the rec (Story)
Feb 05, 2019
A professor’s passion and pursuit for printmaking (Story)
Feb 02, 2019
Colonels prevail on Lion territory (Story)
Jan 30, 2019
Opportunities for peer fitness (Story)
Jan 30, 2019
In remembrance of the king (Story)
Jan 29, 2019
Do not curse all the flunking time (Story)
Jan 29, 2019
Jay Ladner reaches out to fans (Story)
Jan 23, 2019
‘The Big Event’ evolves (Story)
Dec 04, 2018
The life of Roomie the Lion (Story)
Dec 03, 2018
Crowning Chelsey (Media)
Dec 03, 2018
Theatre and self-reflection in one exhibition room (Story/Media)
Nov 30, 2018
Performances, awards and the crown (Story/Media)
Nov 20, 2018
The spirit of Christmas music must be celebrated all year long (Story)
Nov 20, 2018
How to prepare for Miss SLU 2019 (Story)
Nov 20, 2018
Graduates to be honored with rings (Story)
Nov 20, 2018
Networking through imprinting (Story)
Nov 16, 2018
Presenting a Sanderson Farms internship (Story)
Nov 15, 2018
Remembering a dance alumna (Story)
Nov 15, 2018
Farmers market faced a chill (Story/Media)
Nov 14, 2018
Perspectives and advice for the students (Story)
Nov 12, 2018
Introducing Santa, Elsa and wine (Story)
Nov 10, 2018
Jolliness through shopping and donating (Story/Media)
Nov 08, 2018
Party minus alcohol (Story/Media)
Nov 07, 2018
Tailgating’s leisure sport takes a competitive turn (Story)
Nov 06, 2018
The viewpoint of a hat maker (Story/Media)
Nov 02, 2018
Modern-day slavery located behind bars (Story/Media)
Oct 29, 2018
Going into the polls (Story/Media)
Oct 24, 2018
What Dr. Christine Ford’s testimony can teach us about sexual assault (Story)
Oct 24, 2018
Breathe to relax (Story)
Oct 24, 2018
Two businesses, one haunting experience (Story/Media)
Oct 23, 2018
A day in the life of Michael Aleman (Story)
Oct 22, 2018
Mandatory bike registration (Story/Media)
Oct 22, 2018
Trailing behind at home (Story/Media)
Oct 18, 2018
Sharing musical passion (Story)
Oct 15, 2018
New Orleans organization brings pastel to Hammond (Story)
Oct 12, 2018
Going head-to-head in the lip sync battle (Media)
Oct 10, 2018
Mid-week festivities help students take a break (Story/Media)
Oct 09, 2018
School apparel shows school spirit (Story/Media)
Oct 08, 2018
Sound for the sports (Story)
Oct 08, 2018
Football offers organizational opportunity (Story)
Oct 04, 2018
Sounds of the world (Story/Media)
Oct 02, 2018
A name can mean so much more (Story)
Oct 02, 2018
Studying behavior on all levels in psychology (Story)
Sep 27, 2018
Knowing about blood cancer (Story/Media)
Sep 27, 2018
Louisiana is struggling without a sex-related elective course (Story)
Sep 26, 2018
Crafting a presence in Louisiana through metals (Story)
Sep 25, 2018
The new face for a reinstated art club (Story)
Sep 20, 2018
Faces of the farmers market (Story/Media)
Sep 19, 2018
Crain’s presidential details (Story)
Sep 17, 2018
SLU makes Forbes top college report (Story)
Sep 17, 2018
University spirit celebrated on Tuesdays (Story)
Sep 14, 2018
Ready to work out? (Story)
Sep 14, 2018
NAMI starts a conversation about college suicide (Story/Media)
Sep 13, 2018
From head to skull (Story/Media)
Sep 13, 2018
More than one way to look good (Story)
Sep 13, 2018
When a staircase becomes a stage (Story/Media)
Sep 11, 2018
Solidarity in sport with special athletes (Story)
Sep 11, 2018
Relaxing and crafting (Story/Media)
Sep 11, 2018
Different organizations for every musical desire (Story)
Sep 11, 2018
Looking to spook others? (Story)
Sep 11, 2018
Downfall of the lions in Death Valley (Story/Media)
Aug 31, 2018
Know your soccer terms (Story)
Aug 28, 2018
What does an academic advisor really do? (Story/Media)
Aug 28, 2018
Demonic nun found to be too scary for some (Story)
Aug 28, 2018
A day in the life of Tyron’E Hawkins (Story)
Aug 28, 2018
‘Yoga’nna work out this semester? (Story)
Aug 24, 2018
Raising money and showcasing art (Story/Media)
Aug 21, 2018
Technical terms in volleyball explained (Story)
Aug 21, 2018
Eating healthy on a budget (Story)
Aug 21, 2018
Pursuing a career of creativity and inspiration (Story/Media)
Aug 21, 2018
Money, classes and trying not to worry (Story)
Aug 07, 2018
How do you park? (Story)
Jun 12, 2018
Recruits to the volleyball program bring optimism (Story)
May 08, 2018
The Southeastern Louisiana Writing Project offers an enriching experience for teachers (Story)
May 08, 2018
On to the tourney (Story)
May 01, 2018
Sacabo art showcase in Hammond (Story)
May 01, 2018
Seeking out witchcraft in Vonnie Borden (Story)
Apr 27, 2018
Efforts to commemorate Earth Day (Story)
Apr 27, 2018
Spreading sexual abuse awareness on Denim Day (Story)
Apr 24, 2018
Louisiana Senate pushes to ban bestiality (Story)
Apr 23, 2018
Mummenschanz and abstract choreography (Story)
Apr 20, 2018
Driving drives people crazy? (Story)
Apr 16, 2018
Theatre department presents last play of the semester (Story)
Apr 13, 2018
The six-string fills Pottle with rock, blues and original works (Story)
Apr 09, 2018
The story of how a movie lost its identity (Story)
Mar 27, 2018
Strawberry Jubilee almost here (Story)
Mar 23, 2018
Symphony orchestra performs classics (Story)
Mar 22, 2018
Plans for recreational sports (Story)
Mar 22, 2018
‘Life on Mars’ to be presented for Common Read (Story)
Mar 20, 2018
Speech and theater fest unites high school students (Story)
Mar 13, 2018
DPP presents ‘The Movement Project’ (Story)
Mar 13, 2018
Pets are not meant to last forever (Story)
Mar 09, 2018
Getting ready to graduate (Story)
Mar 09, 2018
Shamrock Run offers community a chance to volunteer (Story)
Mar 06, 2018
Art students show off their work (Story)
Mar 06, 2018
Best team score of the season (Story)
Mar 01, 2018
Artistic performances brings Black History Month to a close (Story)
Mar 01, 2018
Campus system used to promote caution and awareness (Story)
Feb 27, 2018
An unsung hero (Story)
Feb 27, 2018
Relaxing atmosphere for district rally students (Story)
Feb 26, 2018
Lady Lions chase conference tourney spot (Story)
Feb 22, 2018
Recycling and anti-litter initiatives (Story)
Feb 19, 2018
Track and field breaks personal bests at LSU Twilight (Story)
Feb 16, 2018
Taking the stage at the Columbia (Story)
Feb 05, 2018
Students test their luck with some bingo and prizes (Story)
Feb 05, 2018
Lady Lions take victory at home after an away game loss (Story)
Jan 31, 2018
Lady Lions defeat Colonels in road game (Story)
Jan 16, 2018
Stop: Alcohol Abuse (Story)
Dec 13, 2017
Presenting holiday spirit through ballet (Story)
Dec 05, 2017
Winter Break: It’s the most inactive time of the year (Story)
Nov 21, 2017
Final jazz concert of semester (Story)
Nov 16, 2017
Drums and marimba lead musical elegance (Story)
Nov 14, 2017
Wind symphony brings British-inspired music to theatre (Story)
Nov 10, 2017
Some species enjoy the city life more than others (Story)
Nov 07, 2017
‘Fine and Functional Show’ displays affordable holiday art (Story)
Oct 27, 2017
Member of the Louisiana Philharmonic attracts a crowd (Story)
Oct 16, 2017
Hammond Horror Fest returns for seventh year (Story)
Oct 16, 2017
Generations of struggle: A discussion about racial injustice and prejudice in America (Story)
Oct 12, 2017
Dance performance project 2 presents an improvisational dance routine (Story)
Oct 09, 2017
Columbia theatre hosts opera and musical workshop (Story)
Oct 06, 2017
‘Black Family Reunion’ rouses up energy for Homecoming Week (Story)