The Lion's Roar

Lights out

Lights out

Jacob Summerville, Staff Reporter

February 5, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

On Monday, Jan. 28, the university and the surrounding Hammond area were impacted by a power outage. The power in several buildings on main campus was disrupted, and by 1:44 p.m., classes and most food services were canceled for the remainder of the day. Byron Patterson, director of the Physical Pla...

UPD gets Narcan to keep campus safe

UPD gets Narcan to keep campus safe

Prakriti Adhikari, Staff Reporter

January 23, 2019


Filed under Archive, On Campus

The University Police Department will introduce the emergency opioid overdose treatment drug naloxone for student safety. Narcan is the first and only FDA-approved nasal form of naloxone and is used for emergency treatment of a known or suspected opioid overdose. Currently, the UPD has not started ...

When, where, what? Programs by the UPD

Maiah Woodring, Staff Reporter

September 26, 2018


Filed under Archive, On Campus

Although the University Police Department can be seen on campus at events like the last football game, monitoring and surveying the event, Patrick Gipson, police lieutenant, wants everyone on campus to know the department beyond this perspective. “We also like to engage with students in a non-enforcement...