The Lion's Roar

‘Strawberry Jubilee’ is here

‘Strawberry Jubilee’ is here

Erica Welter, Staff Reporter

April 16, 2019


Filed under On Campus, Showcase

The Campus Activities Board invites students to enjoy its 39th annual spring tradition: “Strawberry Jubilee.” The celebration will include food, games, music and giveaways and is scheduled to take place on Wednesday, April 17 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the War Memorial Student Union Park. “CA...

Robinson takes first place in CAB talent show

Robinson takes first place in CAB talent show

Gerard Borne, Staff Reporter

March 28, 2019


Filed under On Campus

Students showed off their talents from singing or beatboxing to stand-up comedy on stage at the Campus Activities Board's talent show. The performances entertained an audience in the Student Union Theatre on March 27. Ariana Robinson, a freshman art major, took first place with a hula hoop performance. "It...

CAB to showcase students’ talents

Gerard Borne, Staff Reporter

March 25, 2019


Filed under On Campus

With the entertainment industry seeing recent success in talent competitions, the Campus Activities Board organized its own version of a talent show. Scheduled for Wednesday, March 27 at 6 p.m. in the Student Union Theatre, the talent show can include performances beyond singing and dancing. Noilen...

Being involved on campus

Being involved on campus

Madeline Cancienne, Staff Reporter

March 19, 2019


Filed under On Campus, Showcase

While college offers opportunities to make connections, further education and figure out an identity, students’ experiences may depend on how much effort each student dedicates.  For some people, college involves going to school and going back home. For others, it is where relationships are cult...

Playing with dogs to de-stress

Playing with dogs to de-stress

Maiah Woodring, Staff Reporter

March 14, 2019


Filed under On Campus, Showcase

Students took their minds off midterms by enjoying a sunny day of walking, cuddling and playing with dogs. On March 13 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Student Union Park, Campus Activities Board and the Tangi Humane Society collaborated to bring the dogs to campus. The third annual "Puppy Pawlooza"...

The creation of lifelong friendships

The creation of lifelong friendships

Johnathan Zeringue, Staff Reporter

March 11, 2019


Filed under On Campus

With the transition from high school to college, incoming students may seek a variety of means to create new friendships. Numerous organizations, such as the Campus Activities Board, can help students find friends and make connections. CAB Student Membership Manager Nicole Redmond, a junior history major, s...

Comedy lights up the union

Comedy lights up the union

Zachary Araki, Assistant Editor

February 15, 2019


Filed under On Campus

The Campus Activities Board invited comedians Gibran Saleem and LeClerc Andre to spark some laughter after another day of classes. "CAB's Comedy Special," held on the first floor of the War Memorial Student Union on Feb. 14 at 6 p.m., continued the organization's "I Heart CAB" week. "We had a great...

A battle of brains

A battle of brains

Diamond Hollins, Staff Reporter

February 13, 2019


Filed under On Campus

Intellect and a drive to win mixed for the Campus Activities Board's "Are You Smarter Than a Fifth Grader" competition. The event was held on Feb. 11 from 6-9 p.m. in the Student Union Theatre. Teams of university students competed with teams of fifth grade students from the Laboratory School, and...

Students start the semester with rain, games and refreshments

Students start the semester with rain, games and refreshments

Zachary Araki, A&E Editor

January 23, 2019


Filed under Archive, On Campus

With the first day of spring semester classes, Campus Activities Board aimed to create a welcoming campus environment with cookies, hot chocolate, games, prizes and an inflatable snow globe. "It was meant to be an event where students can walk through as they pass through the breezeway on the way...

Getting involved by getting others involved

Getting involved by getting others involved

Diamond Hollins, Staff Reporter

January 23, 2019


Filed under Archive, On Campus

Gabrielle “Gi” Levet, student event manager for Campus Activities Board, believes that getting involved with organizations on campus can serve the best interest of all students when it comes to gaining experience and enriching their abilities. “She is one of just two event managers, making her...

Miss Southeastern contestants prepare for pageant

Miss Southeastern contestants prepare for pageant

Zachary Araki, A&E Editor

November 13, 2018


Filed under Archive, On Campus

Contestants for the 2019 Miss Southeastern Pageant may prepare for the competition in a number of different ways, but they practiced the pageant's opening number together. The contestants met with 2018 Miss Southeastern Alyssa Larose, a junior elementary education and special education major, and...

Campus Haunted House

Campus Haunted House

Diamond Hollins, Staff Reporter

October 29, 2018


Filed under Archive, On Campus, Showcase

The Campus Activities Board tackles phobias and fears to spook students with this year’s “Haunted House.” The “Haunted House” will take place on Oct. 29-31 from 7-10 p.m. with the line starting outside the University Bookstore.  The theme for this year’s “Haunted House” focuses ...