The Lion's Roar

Virtual student engagement takes over campus life

More organizations on campus have been using Zoom to hold meetings and engage with each other. The office of student engagement is one of the many campus organizations taking advantage of this .

Austin Dewease, Staff Reporter

April 9, 2020

Ever since the majority of students, faculty and staff moved off-campus due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Office for Student Engagement has been finding ways to interact with students. From social media to events hosted over video chat, OSE has been active in the field of virtual student engagement. M...

Mocktails guest panel creates dialogue with students

Matt Riser, head coach of baseball, shares his personal experience with substance addiction in college and discusses the importance of getting help. In the first half of the Mocktails event, the guest panel had an interaction with students to raise awareness for substance abuse.

Symiah Dorsey, Staff Reporter

November 19, 2019

Prior to attending an annual social engagement, students had the opportunity to learn about the repercussions of substance abuse in a college climate. The Office for Student Engagement and Campus Activities Board welcomed a panel of guest speakers for the Wild, Wild Western Rodeo Mocktails event....

Event additions reshape Mocktails

Sigma Sigma Sigma sorority hands out drinks under their display during the 2018 Mocktails. This year, the event will take place outside of the War Memorial Student Union instead of the parking garage.

Jacob Summerville, Editor-in-Chief

November 12, 2019

From a guest panel to a mechanical bull, an annual event is seeing multiple changes this semester. Hosted by the Office for Student Engagement and the Campus Activities Board, “Wild, Wild Western Rodeo Mocktails” will take place on Nov. 14 at 6 p.m. on Union Ave. directly outside the War Memorial...

Leadership Ambassadors encourage others to be more engaged on campus

Leadership Ambassadors encourage others to be more engaged on campus

Dylan Meche, Staff Reporter

October 4, 2019

Every year, a group of students are chosen to help better engage students on campus. The Southeastern Leadership Ambassadors is a group of 20-25 student leaders who help the university with a variety of different events aimed at recruitment and leadership development of new students. They are also re...

A disco sparks student engagement

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Diamond Hollins, Staff Reporter

February 1, 2019

The Office for Student Engagement owned up to its name by hosting a "Silent Disco" to promote student involvement. The disco was held on Jan. 31 from 7-11 p.m. in the Student Union Ballroom. Arranging the event involved collaboration with the Student Government Association, Campus Activities Board...

A day in the life of Tyron’E Hawkins

Tyron’E Hawkins served as one of the emcees for the “Miss Southeastern Louisiana University Pageant” last fall.

Jacob Summerville, Staff Reporter

August 28, 2018

Among the numerous paths after obtaining their bachelor’s degrees, some students decide to continue their education in graduate or professional school. Tyron’E Hawkins, graduate assistant for Greek life and student organizations in the Office for Student Engagement, is one such student. From...