The Lion's Roar

University alumnus grows into a local musician

University alumnus grows into a local musician

Samantha Gambino, Staff Reporter

November 23, 2019

Ameal Cameron, an alumnus and musician, is chasing his dream and having fun doing it. Cameron has been performing live music at various locations around Hammond, Baton Rouge and New Orleans. He mentioned when he began performing and how his biggest performance was in New Orleans. “Probably about ...

Shakeup shows resiliency of newspapers in New Orleans

Shakeup shows resiliency of newspapers in New Orleans

May 7, 2019

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — It’s a media shake-up that will leave New Orleans with one major newspaper, instead of two, for the first time in nearly seven years. Yet, in a way, this week’s announcement that the owners of The New Orleans Advocate have purchased The Times-Picayune shows the resiliency of print...

Revealing the magic in devastation with literature

Revealing the magic in devastation with literature

Larshell Green, Editor-In-Chief

July 23, 2018

During the weekend prior to Hurricane Katrina, alumnus Bryan Camp began working on an assignment for a university writing course. It later developed into a work of fiction that Camp determined would take a unique perspective on the natural disaster.  “Frankly, the main influence was my inability to avo...