The Lion's Roar

Searching for an internship

Having interned at Louisiana Farm Bureau Insurance for two years, Timothy Thibodaux, a student in the MBA program, now works as a graduate assistant for the College of Education.

Jacob Summerville, Editor-in-Chief

January 23, 2020

With a plethora of resources available both online and at the university, seeking out one’s first intern position can have students questioning whether or not they are making the right decisions. From knowing what to look for in a company to earning an internship position, the path may seem comple...

Riley obtains broadcasting experience from renowned alumna

Raychelle Riley, a junior communications major, poses for a photo in the set of “Good Morning America.” Riley did an internship in New York during summer.

Jacob Summerville, Opinions Editor

September 10, 2019

An application for an internship in New York City became a reality for Raychelle Riley, a junior communications major. Riley spent her summer learning about television broadcasting through Robin Roberts, a university alumna and anchor for “Good Morning America.” Through this process, she not only...

A day in the life of Eryn Brannagan

Eryn Brannagan, a senior health education and promotion major, right, performs a blood pressure check on a student. Taking patients’ vitals is a part of her responsibilities as an intern with the University Health Center.

Johnathan Zeringue, Staff Reporter

February 12, 2019

For some students, helping others and putting a smile on someone’s face prompts them to turn what they love into a career. Eryn Brannagan, a senior health education and promotion major, recently began her internship at the University Health Center in spring 2019. “I’ve always liked the age group of c...