The Lion's Roar

Who will be the next Coke ambassador?

Alyssa Larose, current Coke ambassador, presents during the Coke ambassador interest meeting.

Dylan Meche, Staff Reporter

March 3, 2020

Students interested in becoming the university’s new Coca-Cola ambassador had the opportunity to learn more about the position.   An interest meeting for those looking to assume the position was held in Garrett Hall on Thursday, Feb. 27.   During the meeting, Alyssa Larose, a senior special ed...

Crowning Chelsey

Chelsey Blank, a junior accounting major, was crowned 2019 Miss Southeastern by 2018 Miss Southeastern Alyssa Larose, a junior elementary education and special education major. Blank also won the Talent Award and the Academic Award.

Prakriti Adhikari, Staff Reporter

December 3, 2018

Every year, the university chooses its new ambassador as Miss Southeastern and awards her with golden roses, the local Miss America crown, an opportunity to compete in the Miss Louisiana Pageant and recognition in various events on campus. The title holder is also awarded one year’s tuition, $1000...

Larose’s farewell to the crown

Alyssa Larose, a junior elementary education and special education major,  cuts the cake with Coordinator of Campus Activities Board Nick Elliott, celebrating her time as Miss Southeastern.

Breanna Rexwinkle, Staff Reporter

November 30, 2018

2018 Miss Southeastern Alyssa Larose organized a farewell banquet as she prepares to give up the crown. Larose's legacy as Miss Southeastern included building sponsorship for the pageant. Owner of Bra la Vie Andrea Kopfler shared why she became a sponsor. "Alyssa approached me, and I had been looking...

How to prepare for Miss SLU 2019

Alyssa Larose won the Miss Southeastern Pageant last year. With a few weeks left in her term, she gave advice about pageants to the contestants of the Miss Southeastern 2019 Pageant.

Jacob Summerville, Staff Reporter

November 20, 2018

As her term concludes, Miss Southeastern 2018 Alyssa Larose, a junior elementary education and special education major, gave advice to the upcoming pageant contestants. There are five categories of competition that contestants prepare for: private interview, lifestyle and fitness, talent, on-stage...

Larose constructs her legacy

2018 Miss Southeastern Alyssa Kate Larose, a junior elementary education and special education major, will crown her successor on Nov. 30. Larose aimed to use her reign to further the influence of the crown.

Zachary Araki, A&E Editor

November 15, 2018

When 2018 Miss Southeastern Alyssa Larose accepted the crown almost a year ago, she began to carve her lion mark by furthering the influence and extent of the pageant. “I cannot believe that the 2019 pageant is just around the corner,” said Larose, a junior elementary education and special education...

Kickstart to Homecoming

Larry Overton, a senior biological sciences and psychology double major, and Ricketta Griffin, a junior social work major, pose at

Diamond Hollins, Staff Reporter

October 9, 2018

The university celebrated the beginning of Homecoming Week. "Homecoming Kickoff" took place in the Student Union Breezeway on Monday, Oct. 8 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. "I could not be happier with the outcome of 'Homecoming Kickoff,'" said Homecoming Coordinator Alyssa Larose, a junior special educat...

Homecoming Week is right around the corner

Homecoming Week is right around the corner

Johnathan Zeringue, Staff Reporter

October 4, 2018

The Student Government Association works to bring together current students and families along with former alumni and athletes to showcase the many traditions of the school for Homecoming Week. This year’s Homecoming Week runs from Oct. 7-14. Homecoming Coordinator Alyssa Larose, a junior special...

A day in the life of Alyssa Larose

Serving as Miss Southeastern 2018, Alyssa Larose, a junior special education major, acts as an ambassador for the university.

Prakriti Adhikari, Staff Reporter

September 18, 2018

Alyssa Larose, a junior special education major, started the new year with new responsibilities as Miss Southeastern 2018. With active involvement in various organizations on campus including the Student Government Association, Gamma Beta Phi and Campus Activities Board, Larose spends most of her...

Four women represent the university

Miss Southeastern Louisiana University Alyssa Larose won the $500 Non-Finalist scholarship.

Annie Goodman, News Editor

July 23, 2018

At the 2018 Miss Louisiana Pageant, four women represented the university. Along with 2018 Miss Southeastern Louisiana University Alyssa Larose, two former Miss SLUs and a freshman at the university competed. Larose, a junior special education major, competed in her first pageant when she was a toddler.  ...