The Lion's Roar

Editorial: Changing position, changing perspective

Editorial: Changing position, changing perspective

Prakriti Adhikari, Editor-in-Chief

June 15, 2020

My journey with the Office of Student Publications began on the first day of my freshman semester. The blazing heat and Louisiana’s humidity was very unusual for me as I walked around campus with two motives: find an on-campus job and figure out where my classes were. When I saw the Office of Studen...

Mold your dreams

Mold your dreams

Prakriti Adhikari, Staff Reporter

April 9, 2019

Growing up in a middle class family in an Asian community, there was one dream that was instilled in me as a child: to be a doctor. My family and society molded my brain to believe that success came in the form of a white lab coat and a stethoscope around the neck. The job had the potential to give ...

Making a new home in LA

Making a new home in LA

Prakriti Adhikari, Staff Reporter

January 29, 2019

Of the countless new experiences during my initial days in college, the most frequent one I experienced was a lump in my throat. I had it when I saw a family walking in the park. I felt it when I heard my friends talking about visiting their parents. The lump would grow when the food I made was miles...